2960 North Shoreline Boulevard, Mountain View, CA 94043
The San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge New East Span Seismic Safety Project continues to successfully progress through construction as they approach a near future bridge opening of Labor Day 2013. Tremendous amount of work has been accomplished in the last 12 months. Dr. Brian Maroney, P.E. and Ms. Karen Wang, P.E., representatives of the project team, will update the professional community with NEW project information material of the challenges faced and the successes achieved during 2012. They will demonstrate how quality is placed with high importance and the various inspections and industry standard tests performed to confirm quality is achieved. For more information related to the Bay Bridge Project, please visit http://baybridgeinfo.org.
About Our Speakers Dr. Brian H. Maroney is a Civil PE registered in California. Dr. Maroney has over 25 years experience in Bridge Design, Earthquake Engineering, Construction and Project Management. He is employed by the California Department of Transportation and is currently the Toll Bridge Program Chief Bridge Engineer and Deputy Toll Bridge Program Manager responsible for overseeing the design for the Toll Bridge Seismic Safety Program. He is also an Adjunct Professor in the Civil & Environmental Engineering Department at the University of California, Davis.
Karen Wang is a Civil PE registered in California and has been with HNTB for over 10 years. She is a member of the HNTB Program Management Team on the East Span of the San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge Project since 2005. She has served on the most critical parts of the project as the list includes the following: Award Winning Yerba Buena Island Detour Project involving the roll-in/roll-out of the steel truss bridges during a 4-day bridge closure, permanent repair of the Eyebar on the Existing Bay Bridge, and currently serving on the Self-Anchored Suspension Bridge involving coordination of design and construction related issues.