February 26, 2021

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Geosyntec is Participating at CEATI's Hydropower 2021 Virtual Conference

Chris Conkle (California), Joe Kula (Maryland), and Lucas deMelo (Maryland) will represent Geosyntec during The Centre for Energy Advancement through Technological Innovation's (CEATI) Hydropower 2021 Virtual Conference on March 2-4, 2021.

CEATI International's 12th Annual Hydropower Conference focus on the risk and uncertainty that hydropower owners and operators currently face. The event features case studies on operational reliability, examples of risk informed decision making, risk prioritization, and risk management applied by hydropower utilities and dam owners, data management and data quality control, and balancing risks and operating during a pandemic

Chris Conkle is a Senior Engineer based in California with more than 17 years of experience in the management and execution of design, analysis, quality assurance monitoring, and geotechnical investigations for a variety of geotechnical systems including dams and levees, as well as the evaluation of landslide remediation, foundations, earth retaining structures, and engineered slopes.

Joe Kula is a Senior Principal Engineer based in Maryland with 40 years of experience in civil-geotechnical engineering services focused on dams and reservoirs, levees and flood mitigation projects, waste impoundments, and hydraulic structures.

Lucas de Melo is a Senior Principal Engineer based in Maryland with more than 20 years of experience in dams and mining related projects, geotechnical design and field studies, risk quantification, hazardous materials remediation; and in the design of coal ash disposal sites, solid waste management facilities, and capping systems for site closures.

CEATI is a user-driven organization committed to providing technology solutions to its electrical utility participants, who are brought together to collaborate and act jointly to advance the industry through the sharing and developing of practical and applicable knowledge.

More Information

About the event: https://www.ceati.com/events/conferences/hydro2021/
About CEATI International: https://www.ceati.com
For more information regarding our services for hydropower facilities, contact Chris Conkle at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., Joe Kula at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., or Lucas deMelo at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..
Learn more about Chris Conkle: https://www.geosyntec.com/people/chris-conkle
Learn more about Joe Kula: https://www.geosyntec.com/people/joseph-kula  
Learn more about Lucas deMelo: https://www.geosyntec.com/people/lucas-de-melo