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Thursday, February 22nd
8:30am - 4:30pm
Doubletree by Hilton - Grand Rapids Airport
4747 28th Street SE, Grand Rapids, MI 49512

Tensar International Corporation and Geopier Foundation Company are pleased to host a technical seminar on a variety of topics. Attendees will be able to choose which breakout sessions they attend based on their individual interests. Attendees will receive up to 7 PDH credits.

Keynote Presentation: TBA


Schedule of Events

7:30 Registration & Breakfast
8:30 General Session

Roadway Applications Roadway / Market Solutions Geopier Grade Separation Applications – Walls Slopes & Embankments
9:30 Subgrade Stabilization, Undercutting and Haul Road Design with Geogrids Pavement Interlayer Selection, Application, and Installation for Rehab Paving Projects Geopier Design Solutions for Transportation Structures: Rail & Roadway Geosynthetic Reinforced Soil Systems, Wire Wall Solutions
10:30 Design of Asphalt Pavements Using Geogrid (AASHTO 93 and M-E Methodologies) Designing For Wind Farms, Haul Roads and Crane Pads Overview – Design & Construction Techniques for Soft Soils Construction of MSE Slopes and Walls  - Means and Methods
11:30 Lunch & Keynote Presentation
12:30 Incorporating Geogrid in Mechanistic-Empirical (ME) Designs, Benefit Quantification and Performance Validation Geogrid and Interlayer Use to Build Longer Lasting Roads Geopier Design Foundation and Floor Slab Difficult Soils through Local Case Histories
MSE Failures, Prevention, Recovery and Lessons Learned
1:30 Use of Geogrids in Rigid Pavements Environmental Waste Solutions with Geogrids and Walls Slope Failure Repair Design with SRT
Reducing Site Costs with MSE Grade Separation Solutions
2:30 Review of Local Case Studies of Innovative Geogrid Solutions – Paved and Unpaved Marine and Port Solutions Designing with Driven Ductile Iron Piles (DIPs)
Use of TensarSoil Software for Design of MSE Structures 
3:30 Closing Session
4:30 Networking Reception





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