For the LRAA and LREA orientations, the average embedment gap was 0.
Results of this statistical analysis (Table 2) show that the embedment gap did significantly influence ultimate load capacity for the LRAA orientation.
For the LRAA orientation, a 1/32-inch embedment gap resulted in a mean 8 percent decrease in ultimate load.
For the LRAA orientation, embedment gap and SG significantly influenced ultimate load.
Those pension plans with LRAA in place have been able to respond with direction and purpose as market conditions have improved.
In the course of implementing LRAA with its clients, Russell has worked to address several elements, including how frequently to monitor funded status, how to consider hard-to-value assets such as hedge funds and private equity, and how to plan for potential declines in funded status.
We have seen significant adoption of LRAA across our client base and expect that trend to continue.
The LRAA provides a critical service to the rural EMS personnel in Louisiana," said Rusty Puckett, VP of Operations for Squire Tech Solutions.
Our decision to use Squire Tech Solutions to add satellite communications to our fleet of trailers is already paying dividends to our alliance members," says Donna Newchurch, CEO of the LRAA.
LRAA will store command trailers in strategically placed locations throughout the state.