2018 MDOT- ACEC Partnering Workshop
Feb 01 2018
Lansing Center, 333 E. Michigan Avenue, Lansing, MI 48933

The 2018 MDOT-ACEC Partnering Workshop will be held on Thursday, February 1 at the Lansing Center. SME's Bob Rabeler, PE (moderator) and Chris Byrum, PhD, PE (presenter) will participate in a geotechnical breakout session, "Soils R Us", alongside presenters Dick Endres, Chris Johnecheck (MDOT), and Mark Stapleton (G2).

This session will explain how the MDOT Geotechnical section fits into the new MDOT Bureau of Bridges and Structures and will provide an update of MDOT’s geotechnical information asset management initiatives and upcoming MDOT Geotechnical Manual with updated procedures. Information will also be provided on Michigan Tech’s applied cofferdam design research and planned implementation. A case history will be presented regarding the cofferdam design for M-85 NB over Marsh Creek, and typical geotechnical reviewer issues of cofferdam designs will be discussed.

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