Day 1 – Tuesday September 26, 2017

Tuesday Sept 26, 2017
Start TimeEnd TimeEventLocation
7:00 AM5:00 PMRegistration
7:00 AM7:45 AMContinental Breakfast
7:30 AM7:45 AMOpening Remarks

Morning Sessions

Session 1: Horizontal Directional DrillingRoom: Minoru A
Start TimeEnd TimeTitleSpeaker(s)Affiliation
7:45 AM8:15 AMThe Importance of Drill Waste Mitigation and Fluid ManagementCraig Jones/Zachary MaassenBOS Solutions
8:15 AM8:45 AMInnovative Approach to Deal with Interference in HDD ProjectsEileen Breum/Siggi FinnssonDigital Control
8:45 AM9:15 AMRefreshment BreakSponsored by:
9:15 AM9:45 AMKaw WTP Water Transmission Main: Serving North Lawrence & BeyondJeff HeidrickBurns & McDonnell Engineering Company, Inc
9:45 AM10:15 AMHDD Technology Advancements Focused on Mitigating Environmental and Carbon FootprintsSeth MatthesenDitch Witch
10:15 AM10:45 AMSuccessful HDD Projects - Lessons Learned by an Litigation ExpertDr. Mark KnightUniversity Of Waterloo
Session 2: Condition Assessment for Municipal PipelinesRoom: Minoru B
7:45 AM8:15 AMVoid Detection with Pipe Penetrating RadarCsaba Ekes
8:15 AM8:45 AMPotable Water Tunnel Inspection Utilizing Remote Technology with Long Tether Capabilities
Richard Engel
ASI Group Ltd.
8:45 AM9:15 AMRefreshment Break
9:15 AM9:45 AMLessons Learned 20 Leagues Under the Lake
Dennis Smith
9:45 AM10:15 AMTackling Water Utility Challenges Using Completely Portable Inspection Systems
Cody Warner
Deep Trekker
10:15 AM10:45 AMCase Studies in Condition Assessment using LiDAR, Sonar and CCTV
Csaba Ekes
Session 3: Pressure Pipe Renovation
Room: Minoru CSponsored By:

7:45 AM8:15 AMThe Superpipe: How CIPP Lining Can Maximize the Life of a Failing Watermain
Shaun McKaigue
FER-PAL Infrastructure
8:15 AM8:45 AMA New Quality Assurance Process for CIPP Installations
Tony Araujo
Paragon Systems Testing
8:45 AM9:15 AMRefreshment BreakSponsored By:

Associated Engineering
9:15 AM9:45 AMThe Benefits of Combining TechnologiesAlois Multerer
Primus Line
9:45 AM10:15 AMSlip-lining Douglas Rd. Watermain No. 1
Marek Pawlowski
MJ Pawlowski and Associates
10:15 AM10:45 AMMaterial Selection and Design for CIPP Pressure Pipe LiningGeorge BontusAegion
12:00 Noon1:00 PMLunch
11:00 AM11:15 AM
Exhibit Hall Ribbon Cutting
11:15 AM2:00 PM
Exhibit Hall and Demos
Demo Schedule
1:20 PM1:40 PMTBD
1:40 PM2:00 PMTBD

Afternoon Sessions

Session 4: Subsurface Utility Engineering (SUE)
Room: Minuro ASponsored By:

T2 Utility Engineers
2:00 PM2:30 PMIntroduction to SUE
Joseph Salazar
GeoScan Subsurface Surveys Inc.
2:30 PM3:00 PMTBD
Shannon Neufeld
3:00 PM3:30 PMThe Newly Released TAC Guidelines and SUE Mapping Investigation: Impact on TrenchlessOphir Wainer
T2 Utility Engineers
3:30 PM4:00 PMNetworking BreakSponsored By:

Geoscan Subsurface Surveys

4:00 PM4:30 PMInnovative Solutions for Locating a Heavy Flow Sewer & the Design Impact on a Trenchless ProjectMichael Johnson
T2 Utility Engineers
4:30 PM5:00 PMProper Use of SUE in the Tendering Process and Impacts on Trenchless ProjectsJames Anspach
Session 5: Condition Assessment for Municipal Pipelines
Room: Minoru BSponsored By:

Opus International Consultants (Canada) Limited
2:00 PM2:30 PMThe Advantages and Disadvantages of CCTV Inspection of Water Distribution Mains
Chuck Hansen
Electro Scan Inc.
2:30 PM3:00 PMThree Years of Electric Current Leak Detection Scanning: What Have We Learned?
Gordon Henrich
3:00 PM3:30 PMAchieving Multi-Sensor Inspection (MSI) for Watermains and Forcemains
Gordon Henrich
Pipeline Intregrity Technology
3:30 PM4:00 PMNetworking BreakSponsored By:

Opus International Consultants (Canada) Limited
4:00 PM4:30 PMWatermain Prioritization, Condition Classification and Grading System Rizwan Younis and Mark KnightCATT/University of Waterloo
4:30 PM5:00 PMA Proactive Approach to Pipeline Management: City of Vancouver Case Study
Justin Hebner
Pure Technologies Ltd.
Session 6: Gravity Pipe Renovation
Room: Minuro C
2:00 PM2:30 PMButtertubs Drive Sanitary Sewer Pipe Bursting Project
Greg Deacon
PW Trenchless
2:30 PM3:00 PMLaboratory Testing and Analysis of Geopolymer Pipe-lining Technology for Rehabilitation of Sewer & Stormwater Conduits, Part II – CMP Culvert Analysis
Joe Royer
3:00 PM3:30 PMOutline for a Successful UV Liner Installation
Chris Schneider/Eric Webb
Aries Industries
3:30 PM4:00 PMNetworking Break
4:00 PM4:30 PMTrenchless Rehabilitation Using CIPP and GRP
Christoph Lindner
4:30 PM5:00 PMBenefits of Understanding the Deterioration of Asbestos Cement (AC) Pressure and Gravity Pipe
Marek Pawlowski
Pyper Infrastructure Management Ltd
5:15 PM7:00 PM
Networking Reception & Raffle
Sponsored By:

T2 Utility Engineers