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February Branch Meeting

February 19, 2019
11:00 AM to 1:00 PM
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5430 Westheimer Road
Houston , TX 77056


  • 11:00 AM - Technical Sessions Begin
  • 12:00 PM - Lunch
  • 12:15 PM - Keynote Speaker 


Mr. Matt Zeve, P.E., Deputy Executive Director, Harris County Flood Control District, Bio


Mr. Jason Ward, Project Manager and Firm Associate, Freese and Nichols, Inc.

Session 1: "Mitigating the Hidden Cost of Pipeline Sediment Deposition"

This presentation will describe the procedures used for North Texas Municipal Water District (NTMWD) and Sabine River Authority (SRA) pipeline projects to characterize sediment type, size and quantity; explain appropriate calculation methods to quantify sediment deposition potential; and provide example evaluations that were conducted to balance sediment mitigation efforts with operating and capital cost.

Mr. Ward has 12 years of experience in the design and construction of pipeline and pump station systems.

Mr. Mark Hoffman, P.E., LEED Green Associate, Director - Design and Engineering, Houston Zoo, Bio

Session 2: "Keeping Our World Wild: The Future Houston Zoo"




Sarah N. Alvarez Sarah N. Alvarez
(713) 428-2400 (713) 428-2400
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$35.00 Member
$30.00 Earlybird rate before February 15

$30.00 Life Member
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$30.00 Government Employee
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$40.00 Non-ASCE Member
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$15.00 Student
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