Summer Special Program on the Management of the Civil Structures in 2009

August 24 - August 27 in 2009
The Head office of the society of the civil engineers

This program has already finished. Thank you for your coorporation.

Some photographs of the lecture scene and the field trip
The results of the questionnaire about this summer program

A new summer program on the management of the civil structures will be held on September 2010.


The task committee of the international educational program creation for structural engineering

The committee of the structural engineering


This summer special program provides lectures for international students and engineers including Japanese to learn and discuss the maintenance of the civil structures in English.
The program is conducted by widely-recognized professors in the management and the maintenance engineering field.
The International students and engineers are strongly encouraged to participate in this program.


Date and Venue

August 24 - August 27 in 2009. The detailed schedule is here
Head office of Japan Society of Civil Engineers, Tokyo, Japan. The access map is here.

Registration fee and Payment

Participants are charged 15,000 JPY for application including a textbook and the participation fee of a field trip.
You can pay the resigistration fee by cash on site.

Class Schedule

1IntroductionProf. Hitoshi Furuta8/24 10:30 - 12:00
2Mechanism of deterioration of concrete structuresProf. Tomohiro Miki8/24 13:00 - 14:30
3Strengthening and repair of concrete structuresProf. Tomohiro Miki8/24 14:50 - 16:20
4Mechanism of deterioration of steel structuresProf. Yoshiaki Okui8/25 10:30 - 12:00
5Strengthening and repair of steel structuresProf. Kunitomo Sugiura8/25 13:00 - 14:30
6Inspection for structuresProf. Kunitomo Sugiura8/25 14:50 - 16:20
7Load test, Non-destructive test and monitoringProf. Tomonori Nagayama8/26 10:00 - 11:10
8Assessment and engineering judgmentsProf. Tomonori Nagayama8/26 11:20 - 12:30
9Management flow and life cycle costProf. Kei Kawamura8/26 13:30 - 14:40
10Prediction of structural integrityProf. Kei Kawamura8/26 14:50 - 16:00
11Advanced topicProf. Shunji Kanie8/27 10:30 - 12:00
12Field TripProf. Yukihide Kajita8/27 13:00 - 17:00

Session 12 (August 27, 13:00-17:00)
We make a field trip to three old bridges, Kiyosu Bridge, Eidai Bridge and Kachidoki Bridge in Tokyo.
Guide: Prof. Yukihide Kajita
Guide: Dr. Sentaro Takagi and three other staffs
Profession director, Road and bridge Administration Division of Tokyo Metropolitan government

Some photographs of the lecture scene and the field trip