Bridge Engineering

Are you ready to elevate your expertise in bridge design and construction to unprecedented heights?

Introducing our exclusive training program meticulously crafted to upskill engineers like you who are at the forefront of building the world’s infrastructure.

Harnessing the unparalleled capabilities of MIDAS CIVIL, the premier Finite Element Analysis software in the bridge engineering sector, this training offers a gateway to mastery. Authorized by MIDAS, our program unlocks advanced-level skills through a uniquely structured curriculum tailored to empower participants with unparalleled proficiency.

With MIDAS CIVIL, bridge modeling and analysis transcend complexity, becoming swift, seamless, and remarkably effective. Its powerful pre-and post-processing features, coupled with lightning-fast solvers, simplify the most intricate tasks, ensuring that your designs meet the highest standards of precision and performance.

But that’s not all.

Our training unveils the full potential of MIDAS CIVIL, equipping you with easy parameter modification tools for swift adjustments and parametric analysis. The result? Optimized, economical designs that stand as testaments to your engineering prowess.

Don’t miss this opportunity to revolutionize your career in bridge engineering.




Elevate your expertise and propel your team towards unprecedented heights of performance with our cutting-edge training program meticulously crafted to enhance the skills of engineering professionals in the bridge design sector. Designed to transcend conventional boundaries, this program promises to empower individuals and teams alike to surpass previous achievements and set new benchmarks of excellence.

In the dynamic landscape of Rwanda, the scarcity of engineers proficient in conducting comprehensive studies of monumental structures like bridges to meet international standards poses a significant challenge. Recognizing the urgency to bridge this gap, we have embarked on a strategic collaboration with MIDAS, a globally renowned authority in engineering software solutions. Together, we aim to revolutionize the capabilities of local and regional engineers in bridge engineering.

Our comprehensive curriculum is meticulously curated to instill the highest level of competency, enabling participants to navigate the intricacies of bridge design with finesse and precision. Through immersive learning experiences and hands-on training sessions, participants will acquire the necessary skills and expertise to meticulously analyze and evaluate bridge structures with confidence and proficiency.

Join us on this transformative journey as we equip engineering professionals with the tools and knowledge needed to thrive in the competitive landscape of bridge engineering. Together, let’s shape the future of infrastructure development and pave the way for innovation and excellence in engineering practices.

In this comprehensive training program, you will delve into a wealth of invaluable skills and techniques essential for mastering bridge design using state-of-the-art tools and methodologies.

Here’s a glimpse of what you’ll learn:

  1. Harness the power of automatic bridge modeling functions including Auto Mesh Generation and various Bridge Wizards to streamline the modeling process.

  2. Learn to generate accurate models and conduct analyses of multiple design alternatives swiftly, optimizing your workflow and decision-making process.

  3. Explore the intricacies of linear and nonlinear structural analysis, equipping yourself with the expertise to handle diverse analysis scenarios effectively.

  4. Discover how to automatically calculate soil stiffness by inputting essential parameters such as soil type and subgrade reaction, simplifying the soil-structure interaction process.

  5. Master the automatic generation of construction stages and models for MSS/FSM bridges, enhancing your ability to simulate real-world construction scenarios.

  6. Gain proficiency in automatically creating load combinations in compliance with specified design standards, ensuring accuracy and adherence to regulatory requirements.

  7. Learn to interpret and visualize results such as reactions, displacements, forces, and stresses graphically, facilitating comprehensive analysis and decision-making.

  8. Acquire the skills necessary to perform load ratings according to industry standards such as AASHTO LRFR 11, LRFD 05, and CS454/20, ensuring structural integrity and safety.

  9. Explore the process of generating design reports in spreadsheet format for meticulous verification against hand calculations, ensuring accuracy and accountability.

  10. Delve into the automatic generation of member forces and stresses for each construction stage, enabling detailed analysis and optimization of structural components.

  11. Master the automated generation of load combinations in compliance with various design codes, including seismic forces in two orthogonal directions, enhancing your versatility and adaptability in diverse engineering contexts.

Who should attend this training:

This course is ideally suited for:

  1. Bridge Engineers: Professionals involved in the design, analysis, and evaluation of bridge structures seeking to enhance their skills and proficiency in utilizing advanced technical tools and methodologies.

  2. Civil Engineers: Individuals specializing in civil engineering, particularly those focusing on structural engineering or infrastructure development, looking to expand their knowledge and expertise in bridge design.

  3. Engineering Consultants: Consultants working in the field of structural engineering or infrastructure development who wish to stay abreast of the latest advancements and best practices in bridge design and analysis.

  4. Engineering Students: Students pursuing degrees in civil engineering or related fields who are eager to supplement their academic learning with practical insights and hands-on experience in bridge engineering.

  5. Infrastructure Development Professionals: Professionals involved in infrastructure planning, construction management, or project coordination who require a deeper understanding of bridge design principles and analysis techniques.

  6. Government Officials: Officials responsible for infrastructure planning, regulation, or policy-making at the local, regional, or national level interested in gaining insights into the technical aspects of bridge design and evaluation.

Regardless of your specific role, if you have a vested interest in advancing your knowledge and skills in bridge engineering, this course offers invaluable insights and practical expertise to help you achieve your professional goals.