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The SEI Sustainability Committee website welcomes all design professionals. The goal of our website is to provide information relevant to sustainability in structural engineering, promote discussion of sustainable design topics in structural engineering, and serve as a link between organizations and efforts. Visitors may view the current efforts of the committee and refer to past publications.

For answers to big questions like "what does structural engineering have to do with sustainability?", see our FAQ page!

Latest Committee News

News from Member Affiliations

  • The Applied Technology Council (ATC) has made available for review a 90% draft of the ATC-86 report recommending approaches for incorporating environmental metrics into the ATC-58 probabilistic seismic performance methodology. The SEI Sustainability Committee has been asked to review the 80-page document. Stay tuned for updates.
  • The National Ready Mixed Concrete Association (NRMCA) is holding workshops in 6 communities about Implementing Disaster Resilience Construction. See if they'll be in your community at http://www.nrmca.org/Education/Seminars/resilience.htm

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