Structural engineer, Principal
HOLZPAK ENGINEERING S.R.L.- SOCIETA' DI INGEGNERIA
Ermanno Acler was born in Trento (Italy) in 1981. He holds a Ph.D. degree in structural engineering released by the Faculty of Engineering of the University of Trento. During his Ph.D. program he was involved in a research aimed at studying the behaviour of several types of connection systems used in cross laminated timber buildings. The research was also carried out in collaboration with the Faculty of Engineering of the University of New Brunswick (Canada).
After his graduation he started a technical consulting activity in the timber industry field. As principal and technical director at Holzpak Engineering, he has done consulting for several companies working in North America (USA and Haiti) and Europe (Italy, France, Portugal,
Norway and Sweden). He is currently involved in the structural design of several medium and high rise CLT buildings in Norway and Sweden (8 to 12 storeys). He has developed the structural design as consultant for the NTU Sports Hall in Singapore (one of the largest timber structures in Asia built to this date). Ermanno leads a team of structural timber engineers at his Holzpak Engineering office in Trento and he is involved in several consulting activities in the field of the timber structural engineering.
Thursday, December 3, 2020
2:00 PM – 3:30 PM ET