October 9, 2013

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Geosyntec Sponsors 2012 Global Waste Management Symposium in Phoenix

Geosyntec Consultants is a bronze sponsor of the 2012 Global Waste Management Symposium (GWMS 2012), set for September 30 — October 3 in Phoenix, Arizona.

During the conference, Geosyntec team members and other leading environmental professionals will present a broad curriculum focusing on lifecycle waste management, sustainability, and energy management in the solid waste industry.

This event is a leading forum for practitioners to present the latest research and case studies to owners, designers, professionals, and policymakers in the solid waste and recycling industries. Principal Mike Houlihan (Columbia, MD) is a member of the technical committee for GWMS 2012. Presenting at the forum on behalf of Geosyntec are:

Monday, October 1

Aklilu Tesfamichael (San Diego)
2-3:30 p.m. — Track: Landfill Gas Case Studies
Air Sparging and Solar Spark Vent Flares -- Low Cost LFG Mitigation for Slow LFG Migration

Wednesday, October 3

Jeremy Morris (Columbia, MD)
8:15-9:45 a.m. — Track: Landfill Case Studies I
Application of a Performance-Based Methodology to Evaluate Optimization and Completion of Post-Closure Care at a Municipal Landfill

Bob Bachus (Atlanta)
10-11:30 a.m. — Track: Covers and Liners II
Performance of Large-Scale Soil Cover Over MSW in Temperate Climates and Implications of the Design and Performance of Final Cover Systems