Steel - Plate Composite Construction: Past, Present and Future Opportunities

Part 1

Date: Wednesday August 7, 2019

Time: 10.15 a.m. - 12.00 p.m.

Chair: Amit Varma, Purdue University


1. SC Design/Construction: Range of Future Applications and Overcoming Obstacles to Wider Industry Acceptance
Sanj Malushte, Bechtel

2. Recent Research and Practice of Steel Concrete Modules in China 
Meng Chu, SNERDI, China

3. Steel Concrete Construction Research and Development in France
Julien Nuerpicon, EDF, France

4. SC Wall-to-RC Wall Connections in Shin Kori No. 5 and 6 Nuclear Reactors
Jungil Seo, Purdue University, US, Representing KEPCO, KHNP

5. Moving Towards Guidance for Steel and Steel Plate Composite (SC) Structures 
Jose Pires, USNRC


Part 2

Date: Wednesday August 7, 2019

Time: 1.15 p.m. - 3.00 p.m.

Chair: Sanj Malushte, Bechtel


1. Steel-Plate Composite Construction: The BEST of Both Worlds
Amit Varma, Purdue University

2. SC Construction at Full Scale of a Diesel Generator Building – A demonstration project
Bassam Burgan, Steel Construction Institute, UK

3. We have the Solution so Why is Nobody Listening?
Stewart Gallocher, Modular Walling Systems, UK

4. Steel-Plate Composite Construction in the AP1000 Nuclear Power Plant
Carlos Cantarero, Westinghouse Electric Co.

5. AISC Design Guides for Steel-Plate Composite Structures: Past, Present, and Future
Saahas Bhardwaj, University of Alabama & Purdue University,