Emmanuel David

Structural, Building and Civil Construction Engineer

Profile

51 years old

Seniority : 5 years, associate

English - Spanish

  • Reinforced and prestressed concrete structures
  • Solid wood and wood-laminated structures
  • Earthquake resistant structure design
  • Fire safety for buildings

Former Rapporteur of CSTB French Avis Technique (Structural products) for the Acerbois-Glulam brand committee and the “Wooden structures” French standardization committee
Lecturer on reinforced concrete at ESTP

Education

Engineering Degree – Civil Engineering Graduate School (ESTP)
Paris

Diploma from IAE
Paris

Certified Categories C and D in Fire Safety
French Ministry of the Interior

Professional background

Allianz IARD
Construction Underwriting Department Manager
Cross-discipline Technical Assistance on complex project analysis

CSTB
“Assessment” Division Head within the Structures Department
Head of the “wooden structures” and “concrete anchoring” sectors
Head of the “Eurocodes” project
Research programme coordinator concerning accidental actions on structures

Socotec
New Work Group Manager
Val-de-Marne Agency

Apave
Technical Inspection Engineer
Val-de-Marne and Seine-et-Marne Agencies

Key areas of expertise

Reinforced and Prestressed Concrete Structures

  • General design principles
  • Concrete composition, HPC, UHPC, SPC, fiber reinforced concrete
  • Design according to BAEL or Eurocode 2 rules
  • Factory-made prefabricated prestressed concrete structures
  • Concrete structures after fire
  • Concrete structures subjected to harsh environments
  • Delayed deformations: shrinkage and creep, cracking
  • Reinforcement methods
  • Fastening processes in concrete
  • Compliance of calculation software with Eurocode 2

Wooden Structures

  • General design principles
  • Service classes, usage classes and choice of woods
  • Classes of resistance, classifying of structural timber
  • Design according to CB71 or Eurocode 5 rules
  • Manufacturing and implementation of wood laminate structures
  • Construction processes using solid wood-based panels
  • Wood-frame houses
  • Wood-concrete floors
  • Compliance of calculation software with Eurocode 5

Earthquake Resistance

  • Evaluation of compliance with PS 92 or Eurocode 8 rules
  • Earthquake resistance diagnosis on existing buildings
  • Use of innovative building systems in earthquake zones
  • Bracing systems, behaviour coefficients

Fire Safety

  • Structural design under fire conditions (DTU or Eurocodes)