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President's Message - February 2019

Dear Dallas Branch Members: I can’t believe that it is already February. Thank you to all those who came out to support the wonderful kids at the North Texas Regional Future Cities Competition and the Dallas ISD Stem Expo over the last couple weeks. It is amazing what these children can t...

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Keynote Speaker - February 2019

Christopher M. Poe, Ph.D, PE, Assistant Agency Director - Texas A&M Transportation Institute (TTI) Topic: Connected and Automated Transportation in Texas Dr. Christopher Poe is the Assistant Director at the Texas A&M Transportation Institute for Connected and Automated Transportation S...

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February 2019 Meeting Sponsor is ADS

Advanced Drainage Systems (ADS) is focused on drainage products and services that deliver solutions for the most persistent and challenging water management problems. From safely pre-treating and managing stormwater runoff, to helping developers and property owners harvest rainwater, we fo...

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Technical Sessions - February 2019

MORNING SESSION @ 11:00 AM Topic: Pavement Design with Geogrids Speakers: Blake Wilson Blake Wilson is a graduate of Texas A&M University where he received his degree in Construction Science. Upon graduating he spent several years working in commercial construction before joining Tensar in...

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CE Club February 2019 Update

Hillcrest High School CE Club Update – December 2018 Traffic Engineering with Urban Engineers Group Omar Venzor of Urban Engineers Group talked with the CE Club students about traffic engineering. He outlined what it takes to become a traffic engineer, including the licensing...

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February 2019 Volunteer Updates

This past month has been a busy one for our volunteers. We’ve done everything from STEM nights to EXPOs. See below for more details On the January 17th, two of our members attended the Harrington Elementary STEM night. We got to meet a lot of kids excited about engineering and used this as...

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President's Message - Janurary 2019

Dear Dallas Branch Members: Happy New Year! It’s hard to believe that we have made another trip around the sun and we have reached 2019. I hope all of you had a wonderful holiday break and enjoyed celebrating the coming of the new year. Beginning January 8th, the Texas Legislature will ...

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Keynote Speakers - January 2019

Chris Turner-Noteware, PE, Assistant Director - Department of Public Works - City of Dallas Topic: Update on Bond Program and New CoD Design Manuals Chris Turner-Noteware is the Assistant Public Works Director over the Engineering, Interagency and Survey Division for the City of Dallas, a posi...

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January 2019 Meeting Sponsor is Dal-Tech

DAL-TECH Engineering, Inc., a Texas corporation, was founded in 1990 by Ms. Sedi Toumani, PE, and has been a full-service civil engineering and land surveying firm from its inception. Ms. Toumani has guided DALTECH through the years with unwavering principles and demands each member of our ...

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Technical Sessions - January 2019

MORNING SESSION @ 11:00 AM Topic: Innovative instrumentation for construction control Speakers: Paul Thurlow Paul has had 33 years of broad geotechnical, instrumentation and monitoring experience as a contractor. Working on compensation grouting projects for tunnel projects in London in the ea...

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