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DFI Traveling Lecturer Speaking at Upcoming Events 

January 25, 2019, Hawthorne N.J.:

The 2018-2019 DFI Traveling Lecturer, John R. Wolosick, P.E., D.GE, F.ASCE, director of engineering at Hayward Baker Inc. and past president of DFI, is scheduled to speak at several upcoming events.

The DFI Traveling Lecturer is a prominent industry expert selected annually to travel and present a series of lectures to university students, professional groups and industry associations. The program promotes the field of geotechnical engineering and deep foundation construction by encouraging students to explore a career in the deep foundations industry, providing information on topics of interest to members of the industry, and raising awareness of how DFI and its activities support the industry.

Upcoming lectures include:

ASCE Geo-Institute Graduate Student Chapter at University of Texas, Austin

Micropile Foundations for Spallation Neutron Source (SNS), Oak Ridge National Laboratory, Oak Ridge, Tennessee

February 8, 2019 

DFI-ASCE Pittsburgh Section

Foundation Remediation Using Micropiles and Low Mobility Grouting (LMG) at Sandy Cove Condominium, Barbados

February 28, 2019 

GeoCarolinas Chapter of the Geo-Institute

Stabilization Work from Normandy Beach in France at Pointe du Hoc

March 4-5, 2019 

ASCE IL Section Geo-Institute

Repair of National Corvette Museum Sinkhole Using Micropiles, Bowling Green, Kentucky

March 12, 2019 

University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign DFI Student Chapter

Topic TBD

March 13, 2019

Wolosick has already delivered the lecture, Stabilization of the Bluffs at Pointe du Hoc, Normandy, France, to a group of industry professionals hosted by Isherwood Geostructural Engineers in Burlington, ON, Canada, and at the University of Arkansas Department of Civil Engineering.

Visit Upcoming Events on the DFI website for more information and to register for these lectures.

Learn more about the Traveling Lecturer program and how to request the DFI Traveling Lecturer to speak to your association, group or event in the future.

 

About Deep Foundations Institute (DFI)
DFI (www.dfi.org) is an international association of contractors, engineers, manufacturers, suppliers, academics and owners in the deep foundations industry. Our multidisciplinary membership creates a consensus voice and a common vision for continual improvement in the planning, design and construction of deep foundations and excavations. We bring together members for networking, education, communication and collaboration. With our members, we promote the advancement of the deep foundations industry through technical committees, educational programs and conferences, publications, research, government relations and outreach. DFI has more than 3,500 members worldwide.
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