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Short Course on Augered Cast-in-Place and Drilled Displacement Piles | April 19

posted Mar 22, 2018, 8:36 AM by Carrie Nicholson   [ updated Apr 12, 2018, 4:50 AM ]
The Maryland Chapter of  ASCE's Geo-Institute (G-I) and the Deep Foundation Institute (DFI) are partnering to present 
a short course on augered cast-in-place and drilled displacement piles

 

 Date and Schedule
Thursday, April 19, 2018
7:30 am to 4:30 pm  
See full schedule below.
 
Location:
The Engineer’s Club 
11 West Mount Vernon Place 
Baltimore, Maryland 
Information:  www.esb.org 
 
Cost:
$150 per member of ASCE G-I or DFI
$175 per non-member
$50 per full-time student 
Credit Card Payments Only – details below 


Payment Procedure:
We now accept registrations with credit card payments only. 
Please complete the two-step registration and 
Registration and payment are due by 4pm, Friday, April 13.

Contact geo@ascemd.org if you have any questions or need assistance.

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COURSE SCHEDULE*


7:30 AM - 8:30 AM Registration and Networking Breakfast

8:30 AM - 8:35 AM Welcome and Introductions
ASCE MD Geo-Institute:
Charbel Khoury, Ph.D., P.E., KCI Technologies, Inc. and
Carrie Nicholson, P.E., Navarro & Wright Engineering Consultants
Bryan Shive, P.E., D. W. Kozera, Inc.

8:35 AM - 8:40 AM Short Course Welcome
W. Morgan NeSmith, P.E., Berkel & Company Contractors, Inc. and Chair - DFI ACIP/DD Piles Technical Committee

8:40 AM - 9:45 AM Development of ACIP and DD Piles and Current Practice
W. Morgan NeSmith, P.E., Berkel & Company Contractors, Inc.

9:45 AM - 10:00 AM Networking Break

10:00 AM - 11:00 AM ACIP and DD Pile Design Methodologies

W. Morgan NeSmith, P.E., Berkel & Company Contractors, Inc.

11:00 AM - Noon QA/QC and Integrity Testing
Gunaratnam Gnanaranjan, P.E., D.W. Kozera, Inc.

Noon - 1:00 PM Networking Lunch

1:00 PM - 1:30 PM Design Challenges

Timothy Siegel, P.E., G.E., D.GE

1:30 PM - 2:00 PM ACIP Pile Foundations at the Back River Waste Water Treatment Plant in
Baltimore, MD – Design Optimization and Integrity Assessment Issues
Kofi Acheampong, Ph.D., P.E., KCI Technologies, Inc. and
Chris Higgins, Walter-Higgins Contracting, Inc.

2:00 PM - 2:30 PM Local Experience with Drilled Displacement Piles
W. Morgan NeSmith, P.E., Berkel & Company Contractors, Inc.

2:30 PM - 2:45 PM Networking Break

2:45 PM - 3:15 PM DC United Stadium

Christophe Locussol, P.E., GEI Consultants, Inc. and
Scott Jacobs, P.E., Case Foundation Company

3:15 PM - 3:45 PM Panel Discussion 1 - Building Loads
All Speakers
Facilitator: ASCE MD Geo-Institute

3:45 PM - 4:15 PM Panel Discussion 2 - Large Area Loads
All Speakers
Facilitator: ASCE MD Geo-Institute

4:15 PM - 4:30 PM Closing Remarks
ASCE MD Geo-Institute


*course and schedule subject to change