3675 Walden Lane Phone:         (770)974-9326      
Acworth, Georgia 30102       Email: lainc@bellsouth.net      
Wednesday, May 13, 2015

Registration:  6:00 pm
Dinner:           6:30 pm
Program:        7:00 pm

Cash or Check at the door
Credit Card at the door
Advance Payment thru PayPal

Members:  $30.00
Non−Members:  $40.00
Full Time Students:  $20.00

Hudson Grille - Brookhaven
4046 Peachtree Road, NE
Atlanta, Georgia 30319

Directions may be found at
Hudson Grille Directions

Parking is available behind the building.

Lateral Stability in Cold-Formed Steel Presented By: Gary Cooper, Jr.
Project Engineer
Marino/WARE Desgn Group

Topics of Discussion

Information we need from structural drawings:
  • Bldg Code
  • Design Criteria
  • Deflection info/limits
  • Shear Wall Info
Typical problems/issues we encounter:
  • Knee Wall/Parapet Support
  • Wide/Continuous Windows
  • Brace Attachment
  • Anchor Embedment/Spacing Limits
Code of Standard Practice for Cold-Formed Steel Structural Framing.
Design Software.

B.S. Civil Engineering, 2002, Georgia Tech.
M.S. Civil Engineering, 2004, Georgia Tech.
Designer of cold-formed steel framing including interior and exterior load-bearing and non-load bearing walls, roof rafters, floor joists, roof trusses, and shear walls.

If you are going to attend please respond by return email, lainc@bellsouth.net, 72 hours in advance, if possible, as we must guarantee the number reported to the restaurant at that time. Failure to respond, however, does not prevent attendance nor does failure to attend after a positive response incur any penalty.

A certificate for one PDH will be provided for each registered attendee.