Preliminary Program (subject to change)!

Wednesday May 18, 2016
Start TimeEnd TimeEvent
7:00 AM5:00 PMRegistration
7:00 AM8:00 AMContinental Breakfast
8:00 AM8:20 AMOpening RemarksPeller Estate Ballroom D

Morning Sessions

Session 1: Asset ManagementPeller Estate Ballroom A/BSponsored By:

Start TimeEnd TimeTitleSpeaker(s)Affiliation
8:30 AM8:55 AMAdvances in Water Strategic Asset ManagementDr. Mark KnightUniversity of Waterloo
8:55 AM9:20 AMOpportunistic Watermain Inspection and Sampling Protocol
Patrick MoskwaRobinson Consultants
9:20 AM9:45 AMIntegrating CCTV with Asset Management - Doing More With LessVince MusacchioCity of Vaughan
9:45 AM10:10 AMAdvancing the Trenchless Industry - A Municipal ChallengeJonathan PearceCity of Waterloo
10:10 AM10:25 AMRefreshment BreakSponsored By:

City of Waterloo
10:25 AM10:50 AMAdvances in Buried Infrastructure Asset Management: A Case StudyCliff JonesSyrinix Ltd
10:50 AM11:15 AMImproved Management of Water Infrastructure Assets Using Non-Invasive AcousticsJohn Marciszewski/Manoj Patel Echologics
11:15 AM11:40 AMIntegrated Capital PlanningJohan Krijnen City of Cambridge
Session 2: Horizontal Directional Drilling Peller Estate Ballroom D
8:30 AM8:55 AMHighway 1 Culvert Upgrade from 48 inches to 108 inches using Pipe Swallowing TechniqueAndy Braithwaite, Alan GoodmanHammerHead
8:55 AM9:20 AMTools for Maximizing Success on a HDD JobsiteTravis Koster/Cory MassVermeer Corporation
9:20 AM9:45 AMFusible PVC Done RightMarek KiedrowskiGHD
9:45 AM10:10 AMTrenchless Design - A Comprehensive IntroductionGene WoodbridgeEarth Boring Co. Ltd.
10:10 AM10:25 AMRefreshment Break
10:25 AM10:50 AMComparison of the Horizontal Directional Drilling Market in Mainland China and North AmericaDr. Sam AriaratnamArizona State University
10:50 AM11:15 AMDirectional Drilling: Know Your Soils!
Gene WoodbridgeEarth Boring Co. Ltd.
11:15 AM11:40 AMHead to Head: Open Cut vs TrenchlessBradley MarinGHD
Session 3: Pipeline InspectionPeller Estate Ballroom C
8:30 AM8:55 AM Development of Standardized Water Main Condition Classification SystemRizwan YounisUniversity of Waterloo
8:55 AM9:20 AMRobotic In-Line Inspection Crawlers for Assessing Urban City Buried Pipelines Without ExcavationAaron Huber/Jonathan MinderDiakont
9:20 AM9:45 AMPipelines Condition AssessmentDwayne HofstetterGHD
9:45 AM10:10 AMUsing Acoustic Inspection to Prioritize Sewer CleaningGeorge SelemboInfoSense Inc.
10:10 AM10:25 AMNetworking Break
10:25 AM10:50 AMMapping Underground Flooded Infrastructure Bill SherwoodASI Marine
10:50 AM11:15 AMAdvancements and Alternatives in Underground Infrastructure InspectionJim AdamsJoe Johnson Equipment
11:15 AM11:40 AMForcemain Condition Assessment – Looking at Your High Risk Wastewater Assets
Allison BiggarPure Technologies
11:45 AM2:00 PMLunchExhibit Hall B
11:45 AM11:50 AM
Exhibit Hall Ribbon Cutting
11:45 AM3:00 PM
Exhibit Hall and Demos
Demo Schedule
1:20 PM1:40 PMDemo 1 (Aries Industries Canada)
1:40 PM2:00 PMDemo 2 (Formadrain)

Afternoon Sessions

Session 4: Watermain Inspection & RehabilitationPeller Estate Ballroom CSponsored By:

City of London
2:00 PM2:25 PMCondition Assessment vs Monitoring: The Pros and ConsCliff JonesSyrinix
2:25 PM2:50 PMManaging Hamilton's Large Diameter Transmission Mains Through Live InspectionsMike Zantigh, Dave Crowder
City of Hamilton, RV Anderson
2:50 PM3:15 PMCast Iron Trunk Main Assessment Approach for the City of HamiltonChris MartireRobinson Consultants Inc
3:15 PM3:30 PMNetworking Break
3:30 PM3:55 PMHow Direct Condition Assessment Saved The City of Calgary and Others MillionsWilliam Jappy
PICA Corporation
3:55 PM4:20 PMMind the Butterflies: Condition Assessment in a National Wildlife RefugeCody Garrett/Ed BrainPICA Corporation
4:20 PM4:45 PMTomahawk Makes a Better CIPP InstallationRandy Cooper
Envirologics Engineering Inc.
Session 5: Sewers - Rehabilitation and Design ConsiderationsPeller Estate Ballroom DSponsored By:

2:00 PM2:25 PMCIPP Liner Creep Response After 10 Years of LoadingMark KnightUniversity of Waterloo
2:25 PM2:50 PMI&I Mitigation - Sealing the Sanitary SystemMark NorgaardLMK Technologies
2:50 PM3:15 PMIs It Really Structural? Designing for Large Diameter Pipe RehabilitationKeith Walker/Bill ShookAP/M Permaform
3:15 PM3:30 PMNetworking Break
3:30 PM3:55 PMRehabilitated Maintenance Hole InspectionKevin Bainbridge
Robinson Consultants
3:55 PM4:20 PMUV CIPPMike Burkhard/Gary Lienberger Reline America
4:20 PM4:45 PMSealing the Connection for Large Diameter Pipes TrenchlesslyMark NorgaardLMK Technologies
Session 6: Tunneling & Microtunneling - Systems & ApplicationsPeller Estate Ballroom A/BSponsored By:

2:00 PM2:25 PMTwinning of Etobicoke Creek Trunk Sanitary Sewer Project at Pearson International AirportWalter Trisi/Joe Mulville CRS Tunnelling Canada/Super Excavators
2:25 PM2:50 PMDirect Pipe Installations in CanadaDr. Gerhard LangHerrenknecht AG
2:50 PM3:15 PMCity of Niagara Falls: A First Experience with Trenchless TechnologyChris AndersCity of Niagara Falls
3:15 PM3:30 PMNetworking Break
3:30 PM3:55 PMThe 2015 London Burbrook Trunk Storm SewerGraeme Henderson, P.Eng.HATCH Mott MacDonald
3:55 PM4:20 PMChallenging Aspects of Providing Geotechnical Baseline for Microtunneling in Difficult Ground ConditionsAnwar Majid
4:20 PM4:45 PMMicrotunneling: Theoretical vs Actual Drive Forces - Developing Practical Predictive ModelsGene WoodbridgeEarth Boring Co. Ltd
5:00 PM6:30 PM
Networking Reception & Raffle
Sponsored By:

Thursday May 19, 2016
Start TimeEnd TimeEvent
7:30 AM5:00 PMRegistration

Morning Sessions

Session 7: Pressure Pipe RehabPeller Estate Ballroom C
Start TimeEnd TimeTitleSpeaker(s)Affiliation
8:00 AM8:25 AMPressure Pipe Renovation: the New Battleground for CIPPKaleel RahaimInterplastic Corporation
8:25 AM8:50 AMUnderstanding the Advantage of a Flexible Composite Pipe
Alois MultererRadlinger primus line
8:50 AM9:15 AMCured-In-Place Pipe Watermain Rehabilitation: What's It All AboutGabriel WongGHD
9:15 AM9:40 AMCIPP Watermain Lining and Declining Water QualityJonathan PearceCity of Waterloo
9:40 AM9:55 AMRefreshment BreakSponsored By:

9:55 AM10:20 AMWatermain Class IV Structural Lining: Special Applications and Lay-OutsGeorges DorvalAquarehab
10:20 AM10:45 AMDevelopment of a Watermain Rehabilitation Technology and System for Maintenance OperationsMark KnightUniversity of Waterloo
10:45 AM11:10 AMFully Structural Renewal of 1000mm PCCP Water Transmission Main with Swagelining™ and HDPE
Todd Grafenauer
Murphy Pipelines
Session 8: Emerging Technologies, SUEPeller Estate Ballroom A/BSponsored By:

T2 Utility Engineers
8:00 AM8:25 AMGround Truthing Infilitration & Inflow - Case Studies & Comparison of Electric Current Variation Scans in SewersLisa PikeDM Robichaud
8:25 AM8:50 AMFold and Form PVC Liners for Sewer and Culvert RehabilitationDavid OhayonIPEX
8:50 AM9:15 AMHubbell Road Culvert RehabilitationHugh B.Mickel, P.E.Contech Engineered Solutions
9:15 AM9:40 AMAlternative Pipe Material Choice Provides Trenchless SolutionCal ReaumeCorix
9:40 AM9:55 AMRefreshment Break
9:55 AM10:20 AMApplication of Subsurface Utility Engineering in Tunelling DesignJohn Scaife

Cole Engineering
10:20 AM10:45 AMSubsurface Utility EngineeringOphir Wainer/Lawrence Arcand
T2 Utility Engineers
10:45 AM11:10 AMSewer Crossbores: Managing Legacy Gas Installations while Mitigating Future CrossboresMichael McGiveryEnbridge Gas Distribution
11:30 AM1:00 PMLunchExhibit Hall B
10:00 AM1:00 PM
Exhibit Hall
1:15 PM1:50 PM
Keynote Address: "Championing Canada's Innovative Trenchless Technology Sector" by Dr. Peter Gallant, President & CEO, WaterTap
Peller Estate Ballroom C
Dr. Peter Gallant is a serial entrepreneur with extensive experience in the global water technology sector. He has authored or co-authored numerous technical publications, is a co-inventor on several patents on innovative water quality sensor technologies, and is a frequent speaker at industry events worldwide.

Afternoon Sessions

Session 9: Trenchless Project PlanningPeller Estate Ballroom C
2:00 PM2:25 PMImplementation of SSES Recommendations and SSES Pilot Study ProgramJohn HarperCDM Smith
2:25 PM2:50 PMPilot Tube Method of Installing Sewers and Case StudiesDavid Gill
Logan Clay Products
2:50 PM3:15 PMOrleans Cumberland Collector CleaningGerald Bauer/Colin GoodwinStantec
3:15 PM3:30 PMNetworking Break
3:30 PM3:55 PMCity of Toronto Trunk Sewer Rehabilitation ProgramBeatrice Yung
Toronto Water
3:55 PM4:20 PMSewer Lateral Lining Program - City of HamiltonHarry KrinasCity of Hamilton
Session 10: Spotlight on Trenchless ProjectsPeller Estate Ballroom A/BSponsored By:

Dillon Consulting
2:00 PM2:25 PMProject Highlight: Boyne Trunk Sanitary SewerDenis Viens
Dillon Consulting
2:25 PM2:50 PMCase Study of Large Diameter Egg Profile Sewer Rehabilitation using Structural GRP, Grouted in Place Panel Lining, for the City of Winnipeg
Andy Sherwin
2:50 PM3:15 PM20 Years of Proven Antimicrobial ProtectionKeith Walker/Moosa DamerchieConShield Technologies
3:15 PM3:30 PMNetworking Break
3:30 PM3:55 PMBathurst Street & Teston Road Watermains
Khaled Elnabolsy/Walter Trisi
GHD Limited, CRS Tunneling
3:55 PM4:20 PMStorm Sewer Rehab via Centrifugally Cast Fiberglass Reinforced Polymer Mortar
Vince Paparozzi