ASCE Mohawk-Hudson Section - Celebrating 75 Years of Excellence

Capital Region Geotechnical Symposium - November 16th

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This year we have another great line up of presentations with our featured speaker, Dr. Fred Kulhawy from Cornell, who will be presenting on Past, Present and Future Use of Underground Space.

Our other presentations include:

Monitoring and Health Assessment of Levees

Mourad Zeghal, Ph.D., RPI

Controlled Modulus Columns: Theory and Practice

Seth L. Pearlman, P.E., D.GE, Menard USA

Tappan Zee Bridge Pile Installation Demonstration Project

Kristine Edwards, P.E., NYSDOT

The Role of Geotechnical Engineering in the Onondaga Lake Mega-site Cleanup

Jay Beech, Ph.D., P.E., Geosyntec Consultants

Perimeter Control Blasting Methods – An Overview

Nick H. Strater, P.G., Brierley Associates

Geotechnical Centrifuge Modeling and Applications

Thomas Zimmie, Ph.D., P.E., D.GE, RPI

In addition, the day will end with a tour of the RPI centrifuge, which has been used in support of extensive geotechnical research.

Please reach out to your colleagues and encourage them to attend.  We look forward to seeing you all there!

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