2018 Biennial Movable Bridge Symposium

October 22 - 25, 2018  Renaissance Orlando at SeaWorld®, Orlando, FL.

Symposium Info

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Biennial Symposium


Nearly 500 attendees gather every other year for information exchange provided by HMS at the biennial symposium. Technical Paper Presentations cover six disciplines of our industry.  


  • Electrical/Electronic Systems
  • Ownership/Public Use/Management
  • Performance/Construction/Maintenance
  • Fluid Power Systems
  • Machinery/Mechanisms
  • Structural Elements

Vendor display areas present the latest technological developments in goods and services in the design, construction and maintenance of Heavy Movable Bridges and Structures.

Industry wide representation!


Designers, specialists, manufacturers, suppliers, owners and operators from around the world gather to exchange their knowledge and experiences.  


Published Paper Access


Access to previously published papers is available to members of HMS.




Members enjoy a discount on symposium registration.

2018 Biennial Movable Bridge Symposium

October 22 - 25, 2018 at the Renaissance Orlando at SeaWorld® , Orlando, FL.

Symposium Information