Workshop for building in earthquake zones



Dr.-Ing. Hetty Bigelow


+49 (0)241 80 25275

Tuesday, January 22nd, 2019, 9:00 - 17:00, BS 1, Faculty of Civil Engineering

Within the framework of the European project EQUALJOINTS+, the Institute for Steel Construction offers a workshop on construction in earthquake regions.

The workshop is aimed at structural engineers and test engineers in the field of building construction/industrial construction/steel construction. Linear and non-linear calculation methods according to Eurocode 8 will be discussed. A special focus will be on the earthquake-oriented design of typical connection details.

The program contains 8 training units according to the regulations of the Chamber of Engineers for Construction NRW and is approved as a training event for engineers under Reg. No. 46916. The seminar is recognized according to FuWO for: Consulting engineers, engineers, state-approved experts Examination of stability, public best and sworn. ÖbuvSV experts in this field, authorization to present building documents.

For the complete programme and registration details, please refer to the flyer.


conference venue

Faculty of Civil Engineering
Lecture hall BS 1
Mies-van-der-Rohe-Str. 1
52074 Aachen, Germany

Registrations are accepted:

  • via the online registration form
  • by fax: +49 (0) 241 80 22140
  • in writing: Chair of Steel Construction and Light Metal Construction, Mies-van-der-Rohe-Str. 1, 52074 Aachen, Germany