Course : Tall building concept and modeling
Who can Attend?
Engineering Degree in Civil, Structural Engineer and Engineering Manager.
Chief Building Officials, Managers, Supervisors, Plan Examiners, Certain class of Designers and Inspectors under Ministry of Municipality Affairs and Housing (MMAH), Ontario.
Tall Building System, Steel and Reinforced Concrete Tall buildings, typical tall building in the world. Structural
Concept for 3D Modeling, Continuum to Discrete model, Simplified Strcutural System, Analysis System.
Geometrical Modeling, Excitation Modeling and Boundary Condition Modeling. Load path system and load
transfer mechanism. Rigid and Flexible Floor Diaphragms. Effect of mass center and rigidity center.
Duration : 1 Hour
Date : NOV 21, 2020
Time : 09:00 PM (Dhaka Time)
10:00 AM (Eastern Time)
Mr. Akhtar Zaman, M. Eng.,
P. E. (USA), P. Eng. (Canada),
New Brunswick, Canada.
Mr. Akhtar Zaman has over 35 years of professional experience working in consulting companies throughout the USA, Canada and Bangladesh. He received “Design and Technical Award of Excellence” from his former consulting company “STANTEC”. He has a vast professional experience on structural and foundation design for different types of Tall buildings, mining, industrial, oil and gas, pulp and paper, bridge, power, marine structures, and water treatment plants. His areas of expertise include 3D finite element modeling of structure and foundation, stress analysis, dynamic analysis with response spectrum and time history loading. He is Professional Engineer in ON, AL and NB in Canada and ME in USA. He has designed up to 32 story tall buildings and many multi-billion-dollar critical projects in the USA and in Canada. He involved in structural design projects at the province of NB, ON, PEI, NS, AL, SK and NL in Canada and at the state of ME, NY, FL, CA, TX, KY, AK and GA in USA. He completed his undergraduate degree from Bangladesh University of Engineering & Technology (BUET) and Master’s from Asian Institute of Technology (AIT). He was Assistant Professor in Khulna University of Engineering & Technology (KUET) at beginning of his carrier. He published over 11 technical papers in National and International Journals. At present he has been working as a Senior Structural Engineer at Hilcon Limited, Canada.