Presence of BERD in Bridges Brazil 2013
The 4th Edition of Bridges Brazil takes place this week in São Paulo, from 4 to 7 November. Organized by IQPC, Bridges Brazil makes possible to improve knowledge into methods, technologies, materials and case studies in order to learn how to increase productivity in design, construction and life cycle management of new and existing bridges. This year, more than 170 top industry-leading professionals are participating in the event, including government representatives, bridge designers and engineers, construction companies and cutting-edge technology providers. BERD is present in Bridges Brazil not only as a Sponsor but also with the presence of it’s CEO, Professor Pedro Pacheco, Professor of Structures and Bridges of the Civil Engineering Department of FEUP (Faculdade de Engenharia da Universidade do Porto, Portugal) as a speaker. This presentation focused essentially in the innovative constructive methods for bridges and viaducts, specially BERD’s System, the OPS (Organic Prestressing System) and its applications in Brazil and worldwide.