Eighth International Conference on the Bearing Capacity of Roads, Railways and Airfields
The University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
June 29 - July 2, 2009
Photos from the July 3 Charter Bus trip to Downtown Chicago and general Conference
Charter Bus departs the IHotel Conference Center on July 3, 2009 to Downtown Chicago
David Brill, CEAT FAA Program Manager, presents at the conference
Ross Anderson, OMP Civil Engineer and Manager, presents at conference
Marshall Thompson receives an award
CEAT exhibit at the conference
Exhibit Area at the conference
The BCR2A '09 Conference provided an important opportunity to share experiences and innovative ideas from all over the world concerning the many issues pertaining to the bearing capacity of highway and airfield pavements and railroad track structures. The main objective of the conference was to promote efficient design, construction, and maintenance of the transportation infrastructures by addressing issues related to the bearing capacity problems of roads, railways, and airfields.
CEAT was a sponsor of the conference through a project funded by the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA).