Registration:                    8:00 – 8:30 am

Morning Session:             8:30 – 11:45 am

Lunch (On your own):       11:45 am – 12:45 pm

Afternoon Session:           12:45 – 4:00 pm

Evaluating Types of Sanitary Sewer Systems          J. Shutt

   Gravity system

   Pressure systems

   Vacuum systems

   Choosing a system type

Determining Flow Rates          M. Delisio

   1/1 and effects of 1/1 on community and infrastructure

   What we do to study 1/1

   What we do to address 1/1

Design of Wastewater Conveyance Systems          I. Garfoli

   Identifying types of pipes: building-connecting pipes,
     branch sewers, trunk sewers, intercepting sewers

   Choosing pipe materials and diameters

   Calculating flow velocity

   Determining slope and cover

Design of Pumping Systems          C. Kogelnik

   Pumping stations


Funding to Achieve the Above          R. Cleveland

   Federal grant funds

   State grant funds

   A project plan


     6.0 HSW Contact Hours
     6.0 AIA HSW Learning Units

Professional Engineers
     6.0 PDHs

     Non-Mandatory Cont. Ed.

Continuing Education Credit Information

This seminar is open to the public and offers up to 6.0 HSW continuing education hours to architects and 6.0 PDHs to professional engineers in most states, including Pennsylvania. Educators and courses are not subject to pre-approval in Pennsylvania.

This seminar is approved by the American Institute of Architects for 6.0 HSW Learning Units (Sponsor No. J885).

HalfMoon Education is an approved continuing education sponsor for architects in Florida and is deemed an approved sponsor in New York. HalfMoon Education is an approved continuing education sponsor for engineers in Florida, Indiana, Louisiana, Maryland, New Jersey (Approval No. 24GP00000700), New York (NYSED Sponsor No. 35), North Carolina, and North Dakota.

This program offers a non-mandatory continuing education opportunity to construction contractors. It has not been submitted to any state contractor licensing entity for continuing education approval.

Attendance will be monitored, and attendance certificates will be available after the seminar for most individuals who complete the entire event. Attendance certificates not available at the seminar will be mailed to participants within fifteen business days.


Richard S. Cleveland

Project Development Consultant, CT Consultants, Inc.Mr. Cleveland is responsible for developing new planning, capital improvement, streetscape, landscape, and recreation projects throughout the region. Work includes meeting with local, state, and federal officials, writing and submitting grants and also assisting with the development of project budgets and construction administration. Mr. Cleveland’s background includes specialization in economic development and grant writing/administration, including 18 years with the Redevelopment Authority of the County of Washington, PA. Mr. Cleveland uses a participatory planning process to assure input at all stages by interested groups and individuals. His involvement of the community as well as stakeholders creates improvements that lead to local reinvestment as well as a sense of pride in the revitalized project area.

Mark Delisio

Staff Engineer, CT Consultants, Inc.Mr. Delisio focuses on wastewater collection system planning and design, stormwater collection system planning and design, wastewater treatment planning and design, GIS data management services and mapping, flow monitoring program quality control and data management, infiltration/inflow analysis, sanitary sewer evaluation surveys, and hydraulic and hydrologic modeling with PCSWMM. He also works on low impact development (LID) pilot study analysis with enhanced LID pilot scale SWMM modeling, green infrastructure planning and design, and monthly CSO reporting, coordinating closely with the CT field services crew and developing a working knowledge of flow monitoring equipment/installation/maintenance.

Ian A. Garfoli

Project Engineer, CT Consultants, Inc.Mr. Garfoli has over 14 years of experience and currently serves as a project engineer in the firm’s Youngstown office. Mr. Garfoli has managed a variety of municipal capital projects including potable water, stormwater, wastewater, transportation, recreation and other public works projects totaling over $40 million. In addition to assisting cities and municipal authority boards in Pennsylvania, Mr. Garfoli has provided project management services for the delivery of a multi-municipal transportation project.

Christopher M. Kogelnik

Regional Manager, CT Consultants, Inc.Mr. Kogelnik has 20 years of experience in the areas of design, project management, staff management and business development in Ohio and Pennsylvania. He is experienced with a wide variety of improvement projects including water and wastewater systems, treatment facilities, stormwater management plans and stormwater facilities, comprehensive facility planning, roadways, pedestrian access, utility relocations, and neighborhood investment program projects. Mr. Kogelnik is responsible for project quality control review of project designs and specifications, and he has considerable experience coordinating with various local, state and federal regulatory and funding agencies in Ohio and Pennsylvania.

Jay W. Shutt

Vice President, CT Consultants, Inc.Mr. Shutt has 40 years of technical experience in water treatment, distribution systems, water modeling, utility studies and other facilities planning projects. He also has expertise in wastewater treatment collection systems, studies and construction administration. His years of experience have provided Mr. Shutt the opportunity to oversee various municipal engineering projects, develop capital improvement plans, and secure project financing packages.