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Technical Session - Sustainability April 2021

Sustainability Topic: Sustainability Efforts in North Texas Council of Governments (NCTCOG) Speaker: Tamara Cook and Lori Pampell Clark Come and join us in our April 2021 Morning Session (which will be posted on ASCE Youtube Channel) with Tamara Cook and Lori Pampell Clark teaching us the ins-an...

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Technical Session-EWRI April 2021

Environmental and Water Resources Institute (EWRI) Topic: Course Correction: Getting Farmers Branch Creek Back Under Control Speakers:  David Rivera, Ph.D., PE, CFM Scott Hubley, PE, CFM Keith Byrne, PE, CFM Stephen Norair II, P.G.   Dr. Rivera is a Texas A&M graduate with ov...

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Technical Session - Geo-Institute March 2021

Geo-Institute (GI) Topic: Trinity Railway Express Crossing the Trinity River Speaker: Fadi Raraj, P.E. Mr. Faraj is a licensed professional engineer in the State of Texas with more than 20 years of experience. He holds a Master of Science in Civil Engineering from the University of Texas at Aust...

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Technical Session - SEI March 2021

Structural Engineering Institute (SEI) Topic: Pier Cap Design Utilizing the Strut-and-Tie Provisions of AASHTO LRFD and MIDAS Civil Software Speaker: Daniel Baxter, P.E., S.E. & Shayla Olson, P.E.   Daniel Baxter, P.E Senior Bridge Engineer & Bridge Department Manager at Michael ...

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Technical Session - T&DI February 2021

Transportation and Development Institute (T&DI) Topic: Design Validation Using 3D Modeling Speaker: Parameshwar Ankam, P.E. Parameshwar Ankam, P.E., is a Senior Project Engineer at Parsons – Richardson office. He has more than 16 years of experience in Highway, traffic design & 3D M...

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Technical Session - Geo-Institute February 2021

Geo-Institute (GI) Topic: Geopier Ground Improvement Solutions for Transportation Sector Speaker: Rupesh Kadam, P.E. Rupesh Kadam, P.E. is the area manager for the southern U.S. division and has over 18 years of experience in the geotechnical engineering industry. He is responsible for southern...

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Technical Session- EWRI - January 2021

EWRI Topic: Flooding, the Trinity River, and the Region 3 Flood Planning Group Speaker: Glenn Clingenpeel Glenn Clingenpeel is the Executive Manager of Technical Services and Basin Planning for the Trinity River Authority where he has worked for twenty-two years, serving in a variety of positions...

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Technical Session - November 2020

Civil and Environmental Engineering Topic: Surface Erosion: A Particle Scale Insight Speakers: Usama El Shamy, Ph.D., P.E., Southern Methodist University, Associate Professor   Dr. Usama El Shamy received his PhD in Civil Engineering from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute in August...

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Technical Session - October 2020

SEI Institute Topic: Contech Engineered Solutions - Structures Technical Seminar Speakers: Brian Lopas -Contech Engineered Solutions LLC. Brian Lopas is the North Texas Bridge Consultant for Contech Engineered Solutions LLC. Brian joined the Contech team in July of 2015. He graduated from Texas A...

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Technical Sessions - July 2020

Construction Institute Topic: ASCE Standards and Best Practices for: 1) Managing Utility Infrastructure in Public Right of Way, and 2) Mitigating Risk for Projects Speakers: Philip J. Meis, P.E. - Utility Mapping Services, Inc. Phil has been directing utility engineering services on a national le...

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