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O’Brien & Gere will be presenting at the Western Dredging Association (WEDA) and Texas A&M University (TAMU) Annual Western Hemisphere Dredging Conference
taking place on June 10 – 13, 2012 at the Crowne Plaza Riverwalk hotel in San Antonio, TX. This year’s conference theme, “The Nuts & Bolts of Dredging," will focus on dredging and environmental issues associated with dredging programs that create a strong economy and enhance the marine environment. It will bring together North, Central, and South American dredging contractors, port authorities, other government agencies, environmentalists, consultants, academicians, and civil/ocean engineers throughout the Western Hemisphere to discuss various dredging fields.
O’Brien & Gere’s Bob DeLorenzo
, a senior project manager in the Hawthorne, NY office, and Trevor Staniec
, a project designer in the Syracuse, NY office, will give a presentation titled, “CSO Sediment Removal in an Urban Tributary” on June 13 at 9:00 a.m. The presentation, with Nayan Shah and Dabeiba Marulanda of New York City Department of Environmental Protection
(DEP) and John De Rugeris of CLE Engineering
, will discuss the design and lessons learned during dredging of the Hendric Street Canal, a shallow tributary of Jamaica Bay in Brooklyn, NY.
for the conference program.
For more information, please contact Bob DeLorenzo
, Senior Project Manager, or Trevor Staniec
, Project Designer at O’Brien & Gere.
San Antonio, TX