February 11-12, 2021 | The International Centre, Toronto, Canada
Title Sponsors: Procore Sika Canada
Conference Sessions

FRP bridge strengthening technologies with practical project application: Ile-aux-Tourtes bridge rehabilitation

Date & Time: Wednesday Jan 22, 2020
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10:30 am
Duration: 50 minutes
Location: Phoenix Room C
Registration: $50 + hst
Description:

This in depth session will give you insight into the importance of FRP bridge strengthening technologies. You will be introduced to the Sika RFP products line and installation methods, and a presentation of the Ile-aux-Tourtes bridge rehabilitation project, context and challenges. Finally you will walk away with the recipe for success: design, material and specialized labour.

Presented by:
Mohamed Chroufa, Ing. jr, M.Sc.A,
Mohamed Chroufa, Ing. jr, M.Sc.A,, Technical Sales Engineer, Sika Canada Inc.
Mohamed has been a technical sales engineer at sika for about 2 years. Mohamed is responsible for the RFP structural strengthening market in the Greater Montreal. Mohamed is currently and actively involved in the second phase of the rehabilitation of the Ile aux Tourtes bridge.
Marco Bourdon, Ing.
Marco Bourdon, Ing., Senior Bridge Engineer, EXP
Mr. Bourdon has over 20 years of engineering experience in structural design and analysis. He has been working at EXP since 2015 as a bridge designer on various steel, reinforced concrete, prestressed concrete structures. He participated in numerous reinforcements of major existing bridges including the reinforcement of the Turcot interchange, the Champlain bridge, Saint-Pierre interchange, the Estacade of the Champlain bridge as well as the Île-aux-Tourtes bridge.
Sponsored by:
International Concrete Repair Institute