Agenda

Structure Loads, Geo-Environmental Hazards, Building Codes, Soil Properties
Wednesday, March 4, 2020, 11:00 AM – 12:30 PM CST

   
   Structure, foundation, slab, basement, retaining wall loading

   
   Extreme weather, man’s activities, geohazard loading impacts 

   
   Soil mechanics and engineering properties             

     
      • Soil types, formation, geology

     
      • Subsurface investigations-site characterization

     
      • Physical-engineering soil properties & classification

     
      • Shear strength, compressibility and stresses in soil-rock               

     
      • Allowable & ultimate total and differential settlement criteria   

Foundation-Slab-Wall Design and Construction
Wednesday, March 4, 2020, 1:00 – 2:30 PM CST

    Overview of foundation types, selection criteria

   
   Shallow foundation types, general design guidelines, examples

   
   Basement – retaining wall types, construction, and design guidelines

   
   Intermediate and deep foundation systems, pile raft foundation support

   
   Foundation underpinning using helical piles, cased & hollow-bar micropiles

   
   Specialty tangent, secant, jet-grout, soldier pile, sheet pile, and slurry walls

Evaluation of Foundation-Slab Damage and Repair Alternatives
Thursday, March 5, 2020, 11:00 AM – 12:30 PM CST
    Inspection, monitoring, and damage assessment
     
      • Structural-foundation material deterioration, overloading
     
      • Settlement, frost heave, expansive soils, shrinkage, cracking, adjacent construction
     
     • Sinkhole subsidence, subsurface erosion, mine subsidence, pumping, utility failures
      Repair alternatives and case histories
     
      • Underpinning using piles and piers, soil tiebacks, slab repair, grout stabilization

Evaluation of Foundation Wall Damage and Repair Alternatives
Thursday, March 5, 2020, 1:00 – 2:30 PM CST
    Inspection, monitoring, and damage assessment
     
      • Structural-foundation material deterioration, overloading, adjacent
        construction
     
      • Settlement, frost loading, expansive soils, shrinkage, cracking, poor site-
        wall drainage
     
      • Extreme weather-flood loading, slope failures, subsidence, earthquake
        seismic
   
   Repair alternatives and example case histories
     
      • Carbon fiber, crack repair, tiebacks, underpinning, MSE-sheet pile-secant-
        tangent walls

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Credits

Engineers
     6.0 PDHs

Architects
     6.0 HSW CE Hours

AIA
     6.0 LU|HSW

Continuing Education Credit Information

These live, interactive webinars are designed to qualify for engineer, architect and/or landscape architect continuing education credit in most states. Course participants need to be aware of any state continuing education restrictions/limitations on online learning. See each webinar listing for offered credits.

HalfMoon Education is an approved continuing education sponsor for engineers in Florida, Indiana (License No. CE21700059), Maryland, New Jersey (Approval No. 24GP00000700), North Carolina, and North Dakota. HalfMoon Education is deemed a New York-approved continuing education provider for engineers, architects and landscape architects via its registration with the American Institute of Architects Continuing Education System (Regulations of the Commissioner §68.14(i)(2), §69.6(i)(2)) and §79-1.5(i)(2).

The Erosion and Sediment Control series and the HEC-HMS series webinars have been approved by the Association of State Floodplain Managers for the indicated CECs.

Participation and knowledge retention will be verified for these webinar events. Certificates of completion will be provided upon successful completion of the quiz following the end of each webinar, and earned LUs (AIA/CES) and PDHs (LA/CES) will be reported by HalfMoon Education Inc.

Speakers

Michael Perlow Jr.

Michael Perlow Jr., P.E. is a retired civil and geotechnical engineer with more than 40 years of experience in foundation and geotechnical engineering with special technical expertise in geo-environmental hazard assessments, failure investigations, sinkhole stabilization, and foundation and utility infrastructure repair. He is a registered professional engineer with BSCE and MSCE degrees from Lehigh University. Mr. Perlow is also the author of some 35 technical publications and has presented at numerous conferences, seminars and professional society meetings.

There are 4 Courses in This Seminar

Design & Geo-Environmental Loading, Building Codes, Soil Properties

Design & Geo-Environmental Loading, Building Codes, Soil Properties

March 4, 2020 Webinar Michael Perlow Jr. P.e.
Foundation-Slab-Wall Design and Construction

Foundation-Slab-Wall Design and Construction

March 4, 2020 Webinar Michael Perlow Jr. P.e.
Evaluation of Foundation-Slab Damage and Repair Alternatives

Evaluation of Foundation-Slab Damage and Repair Alternatives

March 5, 2020 Webinar Michael Perlow Jr. P.e.
Evaluation of Foundation Wall Damage and Repair Alternatives

Evaluation of Foundation Wall Damage and Repair Alternatives

March 5, 2020 Webinar Michael Perlow Jr.