Tornado Wind Design Using ASCE 7-16 Commentary (RV-W052318)

Start Date
05/23/2018
End Date
05/24/2018
Description
This webinar will describe the wind design parameters that are important in designing for tornado winds and how those parameters have been used in the commentary of ASCE 7-16. It will also cover some wind design issues that are believed to be important in tornado design but are still in the research phase so the attendee can better understand what is not yet known about these very severe wind storms.
Distance Learning
Yes
Course Equivalency
No
Subjects
Design-Build
Health, Safety and Welfare
Yes
Hours
2.0
Learning Outcomes
Recall the new commentary added on tornado wind design provisions in ASCE 7-16.
Utilize additions in tornado wind design to mitigate damage to property and life safety.
Describe how designing for tornadoes can improve building performance.
Apply provisions to real-world scenarios to ensure safe and secure outcomes.
Instructors
William Coulbourne
Website Registration
Course Codes
RV-W052318
Provider
RedVector.com, LLC


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