presented by Tyler E. Gass, CPG, PG, PHg, and Amy L. Hudson, REM
All construction or mining projects should begin with thorough planning to properly address the groundwater resource and comply with all local, state, and federal regulations. This short course will acquaint you with, but not be limited to, dewatering technologies, factors to be considered in designing a dewatering system, and permitting and disposal requirements. Some case histories will be cited to illustrate effective construction and mining dewatering applications.
During this course, you will learn about:
Introductory to intermediate.
This course is worth 0.75 CEUs.
7:30 a.m. — Registration
8:00 a.m. — Background
9:00 a.m. — Factors to consider prior to design of a dewatering system
9:45 a.m. — Break
10:00 a.m. — Geotechnical investigations prior to dewatering design
10:30 a.m. — Descriptions of groundwater dewatering methods and technologies
11:45 a.m. — Lunch
12:45 p.m. — Dewatering system design considerations
1:45 p.m. — Practical applications for construction dewatering and case histories
2:30 p.m. — Break
2:45 p.m. — Practical applications for mine dewatering and case histories
3:45 p.m. — Dewatering specifications and contracts
5:00 p.m. — Closing
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Nonmember — $675
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Las Vegas Hilton
3000 Paradise Road
Las Vegas, Nevada 89109
702 732.5111Accommodations: NGWA has secured a limited block of rooms on a first come, first served basis at the group rate of $85 per night single/double occupancy. This rate applies to the NGWA room block and is valid until the October 29, 2011 cutoff, unless our block fills before that date. When making your reservations, be sure to mention you are attending this NGWA event. Remember, you are responsible for securing your own reservations. Make your reservations online. For guest check-in and checkout times, please contact the hotel directly.
800 551.7379 (614 898.7791 outside the United States)
8 a.m.-5 p.m. ET Monday through Friday
fax 614 898.7786
National Ground Water Association
601 Dempsey Rd.
Westerville, OH 43081
(614 898.7791 outside the US)
fax 614 898.7786