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President's Message - July 2016

Hi Dallas Branch! The summer heat is finally here. I hope you are enjoying your summer! I would like to thank Mr. Khaled Naja with DFW Airport for coming to speak to us at last month’s meeting. Mr. Naja spoke about some of the airport’s recent projects as well as the vision and futur...

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Main Speaker - July 2016

This month is the joint ASCE Dallas and ASCE Fort Worth meeting! Victor Vandergriff of the Texas Transportation Commission will be the keynote speaker. Victor T. Vandergriff is a member of the Texas Transportation Commission, which oversees statewide activities of the Texas Department of Transpor...

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Construction Institute (CI) Technical Session Presentations

Five Concurrent Technical Session Tracks will run from 8:30 am - 11:20am Construction Institute (CI) Technical Session Presentations Sponsored by: First Technical Session Topic: Strengthening and Repair of Existing Concrete Structures Speaker: Mike Larsen, Structural Technologies Al...

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Geotechnical Institute (GI) Technical Session Presentations

Five Concurrent Technical Session Tracks will run from 8:30 am - 11:20am Geotechnical Institute (GI) Technical Session Presentations Sponsored by: First Technical SessionTopic: M Pile System Speaker: Ed Radford, Aldridge Group Ed Radford is Vice President of the Drilling Division for Aldri...

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Environmental Water Resource Institute (EWRI) Technical Session Presentations

Five Concurrent Technical Session Tracks will run from 8:30 am - 11:20am Environmental Water Resource Institute (EWRI) Technical Session Presentations Sponsored by: First Technical Session Topic: What Do You Mean I’ll Have Wetlands in My Parking Lot? Planning for Environmental Complia...

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Structural Engineering Institute (SEI) Technical Session Presentations

Five Concurrent Technical Session Tracks will run from 8:30 am - 11:20am Structural Engineering Institute (SEI) Technical Session Presentations Sponsored by: First Technical SessionTopic: Bridge & Retaining Wall Impact Repairs - A TxDOT Perspective - Speakers: Justin Thomey &...

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Transportation & Development Institute (T&DI) Technical Session Presentations

Five Concurrent Technical Session Tracks will run from 8:30 am - 11:20am Transportation & Development Institute (T&DI) Technical Session Presentations Sponsored by: First Technical SessionTopic: NTTA Lessons Learned on Widening Existing Roadways Speaker: Mark Bouma, PE, NTTA Mark...

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Ethics Seminar

The Ethics Seminar will run from 1:15 pm - 2:15 pm (Remember 1 hour of ethics is required for your P.E. renewal) Speaker: David Howell, P.E. - Deputy Executive Director, Texas Board of Professional Engineers (TBPE) David Howell has been the Deputy Executive Director for the Texas Board of Prof...

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CE Club July 2016 Update

Municipal Solid Waste with Parkhill, Smith, & Cooper, INC. Frank Pugsley of Parkhill, Smith, & Cooper (PSC) spoke to the CE Club about how he uses his civil engineering degree from Texas Tech University within the field of municipal solid waste. As a practical example, he showed the student...

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Volunteers Needed for STEM Summer Camp

The Project Camp is looking for engineers to speak with their students this summer during their STEM programs. Volunteers will answer questions about their jobs before providing an “expert consultation” on the student’s design projects. Last year, ASCE members provided feedback on ...

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