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January Branch Meeting

January 21, 2020
11:00 AM to 1:00 PM
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HESS
5430 Westheimer Road
Houston , TX 77056
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AGENDA:

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

KEYNOTE SPEAKER:

Mr. Russ Poppe, Harris County Flood Control District Executive Director, Bio

TECHNICAL SPEAKERS:

Michael Johnson PE, Market Development Manager, Propex Operating Company, Bio

Session 1 (Fannin Room):Engineered Earth Armoring Systems Technical Training,

The focus of the presentation will be the soil stabilization and erosion control mitigation capabilities of the Propex brand of Turf Reinforcement Mats (TRM) and High Performance Turf Reinforcement Mats (HPTRM). The ARMORMAX system consists of Pyramat 75 HPTRM coupled with an engineered earth anchor that provides permanent tie-down for either severe erosion and/or structural slope stability. The Pyrawall system is an Engineered wrap-face vegetated solution for constructing reinforced earth walls and steepened slopes that consists of Pyramat 75 and fiber-composite internal bracing. The Scourlok system is a robust Engineered Bank Stabilization system designed to resist extreme hydraulic stress and protect shorelines and banks while promoting vegetation that is designed to provide below water scour protection.

Konrad J. Krakowiak Ph.D., Assistant Professor, University of Houston (UH),Bio

Session 2 (Lamar Room): Molecular scale engineering of thermal and viscoelastic properties of concrete, Detail

 EVENT CONTACT

 EVENT COORDINATOR

Mahsa Arastoo Mahsa Arastoo
(281)340-8900 (281)340-8900
[email protected] [email protected]
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Tickets

$35.00 Member
$30.00 Earlybird rate before January 15

$30.00 Life Member
$25.00 Earlybird rate before January 15

$30.00 Government Employee
$25.00 Earlybird rate before January 15

$40.00 Non-ASCE Member
$35.00 Earlybird rate before January 15

$15.00 Student
$10.00 Earlybird rate before January 15

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