April 9th General Meeting Postponed until May 7th

    May 07, 2020
    11:30 AM - 1:00 PM
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    Maggiano's Little Italy
    2019 Post Oak Blvd.
    Houston, TX 77056

    In light of recent advisories related to COVID-19, we have postponed April’s General meeting until May 7th. Venue and time will remain the same. Please update your calendars accordingly.

    We will send out several reminders beginning in mid-April.


    ACI Houston Chapter

    New Date:  May 7, 2020


    Post-Tensioned Concrete Building Structures:  Important Design Considerations

    On overview of important issues to consider in the design and construction of post-tensioned concrete building structures.  Highlights include common field issues for unbonded post-tensioning in elevated structures as well as slab-on-ground; the importance of certification in the manufacture and installation of post-tensioning systems; best practices for plans and specifications for PT buildings; and considerations for retrofitting existing PT structures.

    Presented by:

    Tim D. Christle, P.E.
    Manager, Technical Program Development
    Post-Tensioning Institute

    Tim has 30 years of diverse experience in the A/E/C industry.  His role at PTI focuses on development of standards, specifications and other publications plus training, education and research all aimed at advancing the PT industry.  His background includes structural engineering and parking consulting, business development and marketing for a post-tensioning systems supplier as well as a structural concrete subcontractor.  His career has revolved around post-tensioned concrete structures every step of the way.  Tim is a graduate of Purdue University, NCEES certified and is a registered professional engineer (structural) in five states.



    Remaining Seats:

    $30.00 Chapter Member

    $40.00 Non-Member Ticket

    $0.00 Student