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SEAOH: Current Status of Building Codes in Hawaii

August 9, 2023 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm HST


August 9, 2023
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm HST
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AIA Honolulu Center for Architecture
828 Fort Street Mall, Suite 100
Honolulu, HI 96813 United States
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Join the Structural Engineers Association of Hawaii in their August lunch meeting for a presentation on the current status of building codes in Hawaii.

Registration cost:
$25 SEAOH & AIA Honolulu Members / $35 Non-Members

Lunch will be provided for attendees!

Presenter: Lyle Carden, Ph.D., P.E.
Vice President at Martin, Chock & Carden, Inc.

Lyle has been a structural engineer at Martin, Chock & Carden since November 2005.  He is involved in structural engineering projects, multi-hazard mitigation planning, climate adaptation, post-disaster reconnaissance and research projects.

He is a Member of the Hawaii State Building Code Council, Chair of the SEAOH Building Code Committee and is also on the Board of Directors for the Applied Technology Council, which has the mission of advancing engineering research into practice and providing training for post-disaster structural engineering efforts.

He completed his Ph.D. in Civil Engineering at the University of Nevada, Reno, studying the design of bridges and buildings for the effects of large magnitude earthquakes and has since studied design for other extreme events including hurricanes, tsunamis and hazards impacted by climate.  He has Master of Engineering and Bachelor of Engineering Degrees from the University of Auckland in New Zealand.  He is also a PHIUS Certified Passive House Consultant.

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