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Technical Sessions - July 2018

TDI TECHNICAL SESSION @ 9:00 AM Topic: SH 161 Peak Hour Lane Before-After Study; I-30/SH360 Interchange Project Update Speaker: Jason Crawford, P.E. Mr. Crawford is the Division Head for the Research & Implementation Division of the Transportation Operations Group overseeing the Arlington,...

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Technical Sessions - June 2018

MORNING SESSION @ 11:00 AM Topic: Foundation Retrofit of Three Structures Utilizing Micropiles Speaker: John H. Edens, P.E. John has spent 29 years in the geo-structural design-build construction business working for both contractors and consultants, including Nicholson, Bauer, Clark Construct...

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Technical Sessions - May 2018

MORNING SESSION @ 11:00 AM Topic: Life Cycle Assessment Performed on PVC Water and Sewer Speaker: Jay Parvez Jay Parvez is a Graduate Engineer for Uni-Bell PVC Pipe Association in the Dallas Corporate office. He graduated with a Bachelor’s degree in Mechanical Engineering from Louisiana S...

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Technical Sessions - April 2018

MORNING SESSION @ 11:00 AM The Dallas Branch will host the Induction Ceremory for the UTA Student Chapter of Chi Epsilon. Everyone is invited to attend. The Geo-Institute presentation will be rescheduled. AFTERNOON TECHNICAL SESSION @ 1:10 PM Topic: Mechanically Stabilized Earth Retaining Wa...

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Technical Sessions - March 2018

MORNING SESSION @ 11:00 AM Topic: Construction, Maintenance and Emergency Bridge Impacts Speaker: Chad Dabbs, EIT, Bridge Designer, TxDOT Fort Worth District TXDOT Fort Worth District plans, designs, builds, operates and maintains the state transportation system in the following counties: Erat...

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Technical Sessions - February 2018

MORNING SESSION @ 11:00 AM Topic: The City of Wichita Falls Indirect Potable Reuse project Speaker: Daniel Nix Born and raised in Wichita Falls, Daniel graduated Midwestern State University with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Environmental Science. He has worked for the City of Wichita Falls f...

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Technical Sessions - January 2018

MORNING SESSION @ 11:00 AM Topic: Dallas Area Geotechnical Practice and Challenges - A Round Table Discussion Speaker: Noel Janacek, P.E. & Ajay Poturi, P.E. The Dallas Branch ASCE Geo Institute will host a round table discussion of local Geotechnical practice and challenges. Members from re...

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Technical Sessions - November 2017

MORNING SESSION @ 11:00 AM Topic: Highway 101 Speaker: Matthew E. MacGregor, P.E. Mr. MacGregor is a transportation professional with over 33 years of experience in project development; 28 years at TxDOT and 5 in the private sector. His experience includes; design, PEL Studies, NEPA planning, ...

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Technical Sessions - October 2017

MORNING SESSION @ 11:00 AM Topic: Enhancing Pedestrian Accessibility in the Mockingbird - US75 Area Speaker: Joseph Short, P.E., PTOE Joseph Short, P.E., PTOE is President of Lee Engineering and manages the Dallas office. He has over 25 years of diversified traffic and transportation engineeri...

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Technical Sessions - September 2017

MORNING SESSION @ 11:00 AM Topic: Geotechnical Engineering and Geological Engineering of the Golden Age of Texas Dam Building Speaker: James F. Phipps, P.E. James Phipps serves as the Vice President and Principal Engineer at Henley-Johnston & Associates, Inc. in Dallas, Texas. Since the f...

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