DICEP 2019 Agenda

MONday - november 4, 2019


Preconference Short Course


Short Course:
  • Sheet Pile Course
  • Wave Equation Analysis Workshop

Faculty:
  • David R. Chapman, P.E., Blakeslee, Arpaia, & Chapman, Inc.
  • Dick Hartman, P.E., Hartman Engineering
  • Ryan Allin, P.E., Pile Dynamics, Inc.

Agenda:

7:00 - 8:00 AM
  • Registration & Breakfast - Vanda

8:00 - 8:15 AM
  • Steel Sheet Piling Course Introduction

8:15 - 9:00 AM
  • Appropriate Equipment for Steel Sheet Piling Construction
    • David R. Chapman, P.E.
9:00 - 9:45 AM
  • Supervision and Inspection of Steel Sheet Piling Installation
    • David R. Chapman, P.E.
9:45 - 10:15 AM
  • Break
10:15 - 12:00 PM
  • Design Considerations Related to Sheet Piling Structures
    • Dick Hartman, P.E.
12:00 - 1:00 PM
  • Lunch - Vanda
1:00 - 1:15 PM
  • Wave Equation Analysis Workshop Overview / Introduction
    • Ryan Allin, P.E.
1:00 - 2:45 PM
  • Wave Equation Background
    • Ryan Allin, P.E.
2:45 - 3:00 PM
  • Break
3:00 - 3:45 PM
  • Wave Equation Workshop: Bearing Graph, Inspection Chart
    • ​​​​​​​Ryan Allin, P.E.
3:45 - 5:00 PM
  • Wave Equation Workshop: Drivability
    • ​​​​​​​​​​​​​​Ryan Allin, P.E.
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BOARD OF DIRECTORS Meeting

4:00 - 6:00 PM

  • PDCA Board of Directors Meeting - Calypso Room

tuesday - november 5, 2019


registration & breakfast

 
7:00 - 8:00 AM
  • Registration - Orchid Foyer
  • Breakfast - Orchid West

Agenda - Orchid East


8:00 - 8:15 AM
  • Welcome Announcements

8:15 - 9:15 AM
  • Pile Design and Installation, Ohio Department of Transportation
    • Alexander Dettloff, P.E., State Foundations Engineer, Ohio Department of Transportation, Office of Geotechnical Engineering
9:15 - 9:45 AM
  • Deep Pipe Pile Cell Foundations Constructed in Water
    • Takefumi Takuma, Senior Advisor, Giken Ltd.
9:45 - 10:15 AM
  • Break - Orchid West

10:15 - 11:15 AM
  • New Solutions for Repair of Submerged Piles and Sheet Piles
    • Mo Ehsani, PhD, P.E., SE
11:15 - 12:00 PM
  • The Design of Steel Sheet Piling
    • David R. Chapman, P.E.
12:00 - 1:00 PM
  • Lunch - Orchid West

1:00 - 2:00 PM
  • Using Measured Soil Set-up for Cost Effective Pile Design - I-480 Valley View Bridge Project
    • Ben White, P.E.
2:00 - 2:30 PM
  • Key Legal Concerns for Design Professionals in the Pile Driving Industry
    • Susan M. White, Esq. Benesh, Friedlander, Coplan & Aronoff LLP
2:30 - 3:00 PM
  • Break - Orchid West

3:00 - 4:00 PM
  • AASHTO (LRFD) Specifications for Nomincal Driving Resistance of Driven Steel Piles
    • Sujan K. Bhattacharya, PhD, P.E., F.ASCE
4:00 - 4:30 PM
  • Two Lessons Learned Regarding Sheet Piling Structures
    • ​​​​​​​Dick Hartman, P.E., Owner and Principal Engineer, Hartman Engineering
4:30 - 5:00 PM
  • Highly Stressed Driven Piles in Soil
    • ​​​​​​​Michael Wysockey, P.E., PhD
    • Brett Gitskin, P.E.
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Reception


5:15 - 6:15 PM
  • Meet & Greet Reception - Orchid West

Wednesday - november 6, 2019


Registration & Breakfast

 
7:00 - 8:00 AM
  • Registration - Orchid Foyer
  • Breakfast - Orchid West

Agenda - Orchid East


8:00 - 8:15 AM
  • Morning Announcements
8:15 - 9:15 AM
  • Raked Piles for Abutment: The Benefits of Driven Precast Concrete Piles for Low Carbon Infrastructure
    • Kevin Hague, Managing Director, Aarsleff Ground Engineering Ltd.
    • Ashley Carter, Head of Pre-Construction, Aarsleff Ground Enghineering Ltd.
9:15 - 9:45 AM
  • Break - Orchid West

9:45 - 10:45 AM
  • Fundamentals of Geotechnical Design of Driven Piles
    • Lutful Khan, PhD, P.E., Chair & Associate Profressor, Civil & Environmental Engineering Department, Cleveland State University
10:45 - 11:45 AM
  • TBD

11:45 AM
  • Closing Announcements / Conference Conclusion
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