North American Chinese Geotechnical Engineers Association

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7th Geotechnical Workshop
January 28, 2011        12:00PM-5:00PM
Leighton Conference Room, 17781 Cowan, Irvine, CA 92614, Ph: 949-250-1421
1). Geotechnical Design Challenges & Utility Conflicts for I-405 Sepulveda Pass HOV Widening
Design-Build Project, Los Angeles, California
presentation file: (click here)
Invited Speakers: Mr. Lawrence N. Perko, PE, GE, Vice President, National Design-Build Lead;
Dr. Eric C. Pond, PE, Principal Engineer
Kleinfelder, Inc., Irvine, CA
2). Seismic Design of Driven Pile Foundations for Port of Long Beach Security Command and
Control Center, Long Beach, California
presentation file: (click here)
Invited Speaker: Mr. Gary Gilbert, PE, Associate
Diaz Yourman & Associates, Inc., Santa Ana, CA
3).Site-Specific Seismic Source Characterization and Seismic Hazard Evaluation for LADWP Van
Norman Complex Program
presentation file: (click here)
Invited Speaker: Dr. Christine Goulet, Assistant Researcher, NGA East TI Team Co-Chair,
PEER, Berkeley, CA;
Mr. Scott Lindvall, PG, CEG, Vice President, Senior Principal Geologist, Fugro
William Lettis & Associates, Inc., Valencia, CA
GeoPentech, Inc., Santa Ana, CA
4). Caltrans Guidelines for Estimation of Bridge Foundation Loads Due to Liquefaction Induced
Lateral Spreading
presentation file: (click here)
Invited Speaker: Mr. Tom Shantz, PE, GE, Senior Research Engineer, Division of Research and
California Department of Transportation (Caltrans), Sacramento, CA
Keynote Presentation:
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