Continuing Education

Basics of Steel Railway Bridge Engineering

All aboard for a review of the basics of designing steel bridges for railway applications!

There are several key differences between highway and railway bridge design, and we'll tell you all about it.

You'll also get a basic understanding of the behavior, AREMA Manual provisions, structural member design, and unique loading criteria associated with steel railway bridges.

Individual Registration


$65 Member
$100  Non-member
$55 Student/Faculty
$55 Government Employee

 1.5 PDHs to the registrant only

Group Registration


$185 Member
$285 Non-member
$155 Student/Faculty
$155 Government Employee

Registration is good for only one connection.

1.5 PDHs to unlimited attendees at each connection

Accommodations for stay-at-home and safer-at-home orders


In light of the recent changes to daily work life, we understand that many people are working from home at this time. If the individual registration option is not feasible for your company, we will accommodate each attendee who would typically gather in your office conference room. Your registration confirmation e-mail will include information on how to add more employees to the registration.

  • Date: 6/15/2021
  • Time: 1:30 p.m. - 3:00 p.m. EDT
  • Duration: 1.5 hours
  • Location: Live Webinar
  • PDH Credits: 1.5
  • Registration Deadline: 6/15/2021 10:00 a.m.
  • Substitutions and Cancellations: Substitutions may be made at any time. Cancellations received 1-3 days prior to the webinar will be charged a $50 service charge. Cancellations and no shows the day of the webinar session will not receive a refund.
  • Connection Instructions: Upon registration, you will receive a confirmation email containing your receipt, information on accessing the webinar, and a link providing access to PDF handout of slides.


Robert Connor

Robert Connor, PhD

Robert Connor is the Jack and Kay Hockema Professor of Civil Engineering and Director of the S-BRITE Center at Purdue University.

Stephen M. Dick

Stephen Dick

Stephen M. Dick is a Senior Research Engineer at Purdue University Bowen Laboratory.