OCTOBER 11 2017 MEETING
Wednesday, October 11, 2017
4:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. Panel Discussion (1.0 PDH)
Houston, Texas 77056
(Business casual dress code required)
Registration: 3:30 (door closes at 4:00 p.m.)
FPA Members and Nonmembers - Complimentary
Your reservations are appreciated. Please click here to make your reservation(s) online, or contact: Vicky Bonds at Geotech Engineering and Testing, Tel. 713-699-4000 at least 24 hours before the meeting.
Pre-registered members and pre-registered paid nonmembers will received one-hour of ethics credit at the close of the workshop.
If you are staying for the technical presentation afterwards, please sign in again after the workshop.
The Effects of Hurricane Harvey Flooding on Foundations
A roundtable panel discussion will be hosted with moderators:
Karl Breckon-BEC Engineers and Consultants
David Eastwood-Geotech Engineering and Testing
Steve Schilder-SMS Engineering
Michael Skoller-National Structural Engineering
Steve Bache-Residential Warranty Company-Moderator
- Slab on grade foundations
- Pier and beam foundations
- The effects of flooding on soils, pools, retaining walls, slopes, and related items
- Proper and safe inspection methods
This is a roundtable and audience participation is encouraged.