Urban Underground Construction Seminar & Live Demo (UCA)
Dates
Event Date
Jul 30, 2013
Registration Date
Jan 1, 2012
Location
Chicagoland Laborers Training and Apprentice Fund
1900 North Central, Chicago, IL 60639
Description
COORDINATED BY UNDERGROUND CONTRACTORS ASSOCIATION (UCA) - PLEASE SEE BROCHURE AND REGISTER THROUGH UCA.

Issues & solutions confronting contractors performing underground construction in a heavily urbanized & modern environment agenda

7:30-8:00 Registration (Ray Sullivan – McCann Industries)

8:00-8:30 The Problem: Issues facing contractors performing underground construction in a heavily urbanized & modern environment
Locating Utilities/Soil Conditions/Subsurface obstacles & various structures/Trench Dangers – Overall Liability (Tim Scully – Scully Inc & Mike Ross – Efficiency Shoring & Supply)

8:30-9:15 Facing Underground Dangers: Utility Locating & Hydro-Excavating
Accurate Mapping – 3D Mapping & GPR/Hydro Excavating – uncovering underground utilities & Accuracy of Modern Systems (Mike Walsh – Dearborn Companies; Dave Van Wy– JULIE; Jason Boer, Standard
Equipment)

9:15-9:30 Break

9:30-10:15 Trench Shoring Safety, Shielding, Slides & other options (Todd Larsen – Lee Jensen Sales; Mark Mitchell – Efficiency Shoring; Matt Clymer – National Trench Safety; & Brian Flynn - United Rentals)

10:15-10:45 Bedding & Compaction (Tim Todd – Vulcan Material & Glen Clayton – ICPA)

10:45-11:30 Outdoor demonstration (Various Panel Members)

11:30- 12:30 Networking Lunch

12:30-1:20 Horizontal Directional Drilling (HDD) Case- studies Mike Giglio - Calumet City; Brian Watson– DCI; & Mike Fry – Universal

1:20-2:00 HDD Demo & Closing
Contact
Underground Contractors Association
500 Park Boulevard, Suite 154C
Itasca, IL 60143
phone: 630-467-1919
email: ifosmoen@uca.org
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