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   Foundation Performance

   Houston, Texas

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June 13, 2018
Wednesday, June 13, 2018
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM Technical Program (1.0 PDH)

Hess Club

5430 Westheimer
Houston, Texas 77056
(Business casual dress code)

Your reservations are appreciated.  Please click here to make your reservation(s) online. If you are unable to register online, please contact Vicky Bonds at Geotech Engineering and Testing, Tel: 713-699-4000 at least 24 hours before the meeting.

Continuing Education Certificates will be provided at the end of the meeting for attendees that are current members and who have made reservations.

This technical program is complimentary to you thanks in part to our Room Sponsors:

Nelson Construction and Foundation Repair
Ram Jack
VoidForm Products, Inc.


Reinforced Earth - Applications, Construction and Design

This talk will discuss the history of the development of the Reinforced Earth Technology along with a presentation of a wide array of applications. The construction of Reinforced Earth walls will be illustrated, followed by a thorough discussion of design principles and practices. Special attention will be given to geotechnical aspects of the design. In addition, some conditions will be presented where special foundation considerations are necessary.

Speaker: Tom Schick, P.E., President, The Reinforced Earth Company, Tel. (817) 283-5503

Mr. Schick is a licensed professional engineer and has been with The Reinforced Earth Company (RECo) since 1981. He is based in the Dallas - Fort Worth area and currently serves as RECo’s Vice President and Division Manager for Texas, New Mexico, Oklahoma, Arkansas and Louisiana. Mr. Schick is a member of ASCE & AREMA.

5:30-6:30 PM

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