Geosyntec Consultants is pleased to announce the promotion of a new group of practitioners to the role of Associate in the United States, Canada, and the United Kingdom. Please join us in congratulating these experienced engineers, scientists, and innovators in their new roles within the firm.Russ Abell Associate BostonRussell Abell, P.G., has more than 15 years of experience in conducting soil and groundwater contamination investigations throughout the United States and in Europe, with a particular…
See which conferences, symposia, and other events our practitioners will attend next week! Click the name of the conference to visit that event's website. Please call or email the contact person listed to learn specific details on our participation.International Erosion Control Association South Central Chapter (SCIECA) 15th Annual EPA Region 6 Stormwater Conference June 16-21, 2013 New Orleans, LouisianaRead the full article: Michael Bloom, Brandon Klenzendorf to Present at EPA Stormwater Quality Conference in New…
Two Geosyntec practitioners will present at the 15th Annual EPA Region 6 Stormwater Quality Conference, set for June 16-21, 2013, in New Orleans.Brandon Klenzendorf, Ph.D., P.E., CPESC, a senior water resources engineer based in Austin, will present "Real Time Control of Stormwater Management for Water Quality and Conservation," which describes two Austin-area projects that use real-time controls to enhance stormwater management.In addition, Michael Bloom, P.E., ENV SP, CFM, BCEE, a senior water resources engineer and…
Two Geosyntec practitioners presented at MODFLOW and More 2013: Translating Science into Practice, held June 2-5, 2013, in Golden, Colorado.Sharon Wadley, a hydrogeologist in Toronto, and David Adilman, P.G., a senior hydrogeologist and an Associate of the firm in Boston, presented a poster on June 3, "Using MODFLOW to Design a 1,700-Foot-Long Vertical Groundwater Cutoff Barrier."The event was sponsored by the Integrated GroundWater Modeling Center at the Colorado School of Mines. Their poster was presented…
See which conferences, symposia, and other events our practitioners will attend next week! Click the name of the conference to visit that event's website. Please call or email the contact person listed to learn specific details on our participation.Battelle 2nd International Symposium on Bioremediation and Sustainable Environmental Technologies June 10-13, 2013 Jacksonville, FloridaClick to read the full article, Geosyntec Practitioners to Present at Battelle Bioremediation Symposium in Jacksonville, Florida.Geosyntec Participants:Principal Michael Kavanaugh (Oakland) Principal Michaye…
Geosyntec Consultants will be well represented at the 2nd International Symposium on Bioremediation and Sustainable Environmental Technologies, organized and presented by Battelle June 10-13, 2013, in Jacksonville, Florida.Scientists, engineers, regulators, and other environmental professionals representing universities, government site management and regulatory agencies, and R&D and manufacturing firms from around the world are expected to attend the symposium.Among them will be more than 20 Geosyntec professionals, with 15 giving platform talks and a poster presentation. Five…
Engineers and scientists from Geosyntec Consultants have been invited to participate in a demonstration of several new technological advances for the Port of Pittsburgh on Friday, June 7.Organized by the Carnegie Science Center, the goal of the Wireless Waterways demonstration is to showcase several powerful new wireless internet access tools aimed at improving waterfront commerce along the Port of Pittsburgh river system.Heather Tahon and Jim Culp with Geosyntec's Pittsburgh office and Chapman Ross with the…
6th Annual International Conference on Water Resources and Environment Research June 3-7, 2013 Koblenz, GermanyGeosyntec Participants:Engineer Lee Mullon (Lake Mary)For More Information:Lee Mullon This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. Bar Association (ABA) 31st Annual Water Law Conference June 5-7, 2013 Las Vegas, NevadaGeosyntec Participants:Principal Rich Kraft (Huntington Beach) Associate Lisa Austin (Oakland)For More Information:Rich Kraft 714-465-1254 This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Lee Mullon, P.E., a water resources engineer for Geosyntec based in Florida, will present at the 6th Annual International Conference on Water Resources and Environment Research, set for June 3 — June 7 in Koblenz, Germany.Mr. Mullon will give two presentations at the conference, "Exploring the Effect of Teleconnection Signal Propagation on Terrestrial Precipitation in North America" and "Prediction of Precipitation Based on Long-term Teleconnection Signal with Remote Sensing-based Wavelet Analysis."Mr. Mullon conducted research on…
Resource Institute (RI) Southwest Stream Restoration Conference May 28-30, 2013 San Antonio, TexasGeosyntec Participants:Associate Michael Bloom (Houston) Project Scientist David Vance (Atlanta Regional Office)For More Information:David Vance 678-202-9612 This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Practitioners with Geosyntec Consultants developed a nutrient trading framework to further point-to-point and point-to-nonpoint trading opportunities in Missouri.The new report, "Nutrient Trading in Missouri: Critical Policy Factors and Program Recommendations," evaluates the potential for developing a water quality trading program in Missouri. It aims to inform the development of a statewide nutrient trading program that can satisfy multiple watershed goals, including stream criteria, lake criteria, and total maximum daily loads.Geosyntec Consultants prepared the report with…
Society of American Military Engineers (SAME) 2013 Joint Engineer Training Conference and Expo (JETC) May 21-24, 2013 San Diego, CaliforniaGeosyntec Participants:Principal Lisa Brandon (Boston) Principal Eric Nesbit (Raleigh)For More Information:Holly Van Norman 919-424-1822 This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Mark Hanna, Ph.D., P.E., a senior water resources engineer and an Associate for Geosyntec Consultants based in California, will be an expert participant this week during the Room for the River: Los Angeles Workshop and Symposium, set for May 16-17 in Los Angeles.Dr. Hanna will participate in a special track focusing on adaptive strategies for water and soil quality in the Los Angeles River watershed. Paula Daniels, a senior policy adviser to the mayor of…
The Board of Water and Power Commissioners for the City of Los Angeles on May 3 approved the selection of Geosyntec Consultants to help the Los Angeles Department of Water and Power (LADWP) determine the potential for increasing local water supply through the capture of stormwater.Historically, Los Angeles has imported more than 85 percent of its water supply, with the remainder coming from local sources. Local stormwater is considered an underutilized resource today, both in…
Rodolfo Sancio, Ph.D., P.E., a senior geotechnical engineer and an Associate of the firm based in Texas, will present at the 3rd Ice Scour and Arctic Marine Pipeline Workshop in St. John's, Newfoundland, in May.The two-day workshop, hosted by the research and development corporation known as C-CORE, will feature multiple presentations emphasizing the response of subsea structures to ice gouging, an underwater event that can occur when icebergs or other ice features penetrate the seabed…
Geosyntec Consultants is pleased to announce the promotion of a new group of practitioners to senior roles in the United States and the United Kingdom. Please join us in congratulating these experienced engineers, scientists, and innovators in their new roles within the Geosyntec family.Doug Baumwirt Senior Geologist, Geosyntec San DiegoDoug Baumwirt, P.G., is a geologist specializing in site characterization. He has successfully implemented effective characterization and remediation solutions at municipal solid waste facilities, commercial developments,…
Members of Geosyntec's Milwaukee team are pleased to announce the relocation of their office, effective April 29, 2013. The new address appears below.New Address:Geosyntec Consultants, Inc. 10200 N. Port Washington Road, Suite 200 Mequon, WI 53092 Main Office: 262-377-9828 Fax: 262-377-9848
Center for Chemical Process Safety (CCPS) 9th Global Congress on Process Safety April 28 - May 1, 2013 San Antonio, TexasMMI Engineering Participants:Associate Eric Peterson (Houston) Associate Irfan Shaikh (Houston)For More Information:Irfan Shaikh 281-810-5009 This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
University of Florida IFAS 8th IAHS International Groundwater Quality Conference (GQ13) April 21-26, 2013 Gainseville, FloridaGeosyntec Participants:Principal Jim Langenbach (Cape Canaveral) Senior Hydrogeologist Matt Wissler (Tampa) Associate David Reynolds (Kingston) Senior Staff Engineer Ehsan Rasa (Oakland)For More Information:Jim Langenbach 321-747-1906 This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. Department of Environment and Conservation Division of Solid Waste Management 42nd Annual Environmental Show of the South April 24-26, 2013 Gatlinburg, TennesseeGeosyntec Participants:Principal Duane Graves (Knoxville)For More Information:Angela Sterner 865-291-4692 This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
An updated version of an innovative software tool designed by Geosyntec practitioners to assist engineers in water quality analysis and the selection of stormwater best management practices (BMPs) is now available online and at no cost.The Structural BMP Prioritization and Analysis Tool (SBPAT) is an open source, GIS-based software that facilitates the selection of BMP project opportunities and technologies for use in urban watersheds. It also helps engineers and community planners quantify the benefits, costs,…
Robert Roseen, Ph.D., P.E., D.WRE, a senior hydrologist and an Associate of the firm based in Massachusetts, will chair a program sponsored by the New Hampshire Chapter of the Environmental Business Council (EBC) of New England. The event, "Stormwater Management for Municipal Separate Storm Sewer Systems (MS4s)," is set for Tuesday, April 16, in Greenland, New Hampshire.The program will present recent updates in municipal stormwater management in New Hampshire focusing on regulations, strategies, and funding…
Two Geosyntec practitioners will be among the presenters at the In Situ Remedial Technologies Symposium set for April 16 in Saratoga Springs, New York.Geosyntec is a gold sponsor of the event, which will be hosted by the Hudson-Mohawk Professional Geologists' Association (HMPGA) at the Saratoga Springs Holiday Inn, 232 Broadway.Regional practitioners will present during the one-day event on topics spanning chemical oxidation, bioremediation, and thermal in situ remediation solutions for sites impacted by a variety…
Practitioners from the Geosyntec family of companies will be among the presenters at AquaConSoil 2013, the 12th International UFZ-Deltares Conference on Groundwater Soil Systems and Water Resource Management, set for April 16-19 in Barcelona.The conference represents Europe's largest gathering of environmental management professionals focused on sharing applied knowledge of soil-water systems. More than 1,000 delegates representing research institutes and universities, governmental and consultant organizations, and industry partners are expected to attend.Gary Wealthall, Ph.D., a senior…
Geosyntec is pleased to announce the opening of a new office location in Waterloo, Ontario, effective March 25, 2013. The new address appears below.New Address:Geosyntec Consultants 295 Hagey Blvd., Suite 290 Waterloo, ON N2L 6R5 Main Office: 519-514-2230 FAX: N/A
Geosyntec's engineers, scientists, and innovators are excited to be among the participants at the 42nd Spring Conference of the American Bar Association's Section of Environment, Energy, and Resources, set for March 21 - 23 in Salt Lake City.Conference panels presented by leading environmental officials, practitioners, and academics will address both core topics and cutting-edge issues related to environmental law. This year's conference will focus on the topic of sustainability, and participants will address sustainable resource…
An analysis of light detection and ranging (LiDAR) elevation data conducted by water resource engineers at Geosyntec Consultants helps Massachusetts officials determine which areas along the state's coastlines may be suitable for aquatic restoration projects.An extended discussion of these types of projects and the value of new LiDAR data appears in the March 2013 edition of Ebb & Flow, the quarterly newsletter of the Massachusetts Department of Fish and Game's Division of Ecological Restoration (DER).This…
American Bar Association 42nd Spring Conference March 21-23, 2013 Salt Lake City, UtahGeosyntec Participants:Associate Paul Brookner (Minneapolis)For More Information:Paul Brookner 612-253-8203 This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Derek Tomlinson, P.E., P.Eng., a senior engineer and hydrogeologist for Geosyntec, is among the instructors for a two-day course, "Light Nonaqueous-Phase Liquids (LNAPL): Science, Management, and Technology," set for April 9-10 in King of Prussia, Pennsylvania.This event is part of a series offered by the Interstate Technology and Regulatory Council (ITRC). The course is based on ITRC's Technical and Regulatory Guidance document, Evaluating LNAPL Remedial Technologies for Achieving Project Goals (LNAPL-2), and designed to assist…
Geosyntec is pleased to announce the opening of a new office location in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, effective March 13, 2013. The new address appears below.New Address:Geosyntec Consultants Penn Center West One, Suite 402 1 Penn Center West Drive Pittsburgh, PA 15276 Main Office: 412-275-8000 FAX: N/A
Marcus Quigley, P.E., D.WRE, CPESC, a principal civil and environmental engineer for Geosyntec based in Massachusetts, will deliver the keynote address at a stormwater best management practices seminar sponsored by The Conservation Foundation in Chicago on March 13.The full-day seminar, "Beyond the Basics 2013: It Takes a Community to Clean Our Stormwater," begins at 8 a.m. at Bobak's Signature Events and Conference Center, 6440 Double Eagle Drive in Woodridge, Illinois. Pre-registration is required.Mr. Quigley will…
The Conservation Foundation Beyond the Basics Seminar: It Takes a Community to Clean Our Stormwater March 13, 2013 Woodridge, IllinoisGeosyntec Participants:Co-Keynote Speaker Principal Marcus Quigley (Brookline) Senior Engineer Mark Willobee (Oak Brook) Senior Engineer Matt Bardol (Oak Brook) Senior Consultant Dennis Dreher (Oak Brook)For More Information:Mark Willobee 630-203-3351 This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Eric Suchomel, Ph.D., P.E., a senior environmental engineer for Geosyntec based in California, will present two webinars on 1,2,3-trichloropropane (TCP) this month as part of a new topical series on emerging groundwater contaminants.The webinars, "1,2,3-Trichloropropane — Occurrence, Fate, Transport, and Remediation," will be held March 12 and 14 beginning at 1 p.m. Central. Pre-registration is required. Learn more on the Webinars page of the Midwest Geosciences Group, the sponsor of the event.Dr. Suchomel's two-part series…
Practitioners from the Geosyntec family of companies will be among the presenters at the 23rd Annual International Conference on Soil, Water, Energy, and Air, set for March 18-21, 2013, in San Diego.Presented by the Association for Environmental Health and Sciences (AEHS), the conference facilitates the exchange of information on technological advances, new scientific achievements, and the effectiveness of standing environmental regulation programs. Attendees exchange findings, ideas, and recommendations during a diverse technical program customized each…