Agenda

Evaluating Building Sites
Thursday, July 25, 2019, 11:00 AM – 12:30 PM CDT

   Soil mechanics overview

   Site exploration

   Subsurface exploration

   Laboratory soil testing

   Design soil profile


Shallow Foundation Design
Thursday, July 25, 2019, 1:00 – 2:30 PM CDT

   Bearing capacity

   Settlement

   Spread footings

   Mat foundations


Special Considerations in Foundation Design and Construction
Friday, July 26, 2019, 11:00 AM – 12:30 PM CDT

   Foundations on expansive soils

   Foundations on stratified soils

   Foundations on the slope

   Retaining and basement walls

   Slope stability

   Excavation and grading

   Dewatering and drainage

   Surface preparation and verification

   Complying with building codes


Soil Improvement and Foundation Diagnosis and Repair
Friday, July 26, 2019, 1:00 – 2:30 PM CDT

   Soil improvement

   Causes of foundation damage

   Repair techniques

      • Structural support

         – Helical piers

         – Jacked piers

         – Mini piles

         – Slab jacking

         – Pit underpinning

      • Grouting methods

         – Cement grouting

         – Chemical grouting

         – Compaction grouting

         – Fracture grouting

         – Jet grouting

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Credits

Engineers: 
     6.0 PDHs

Architects: 
     6.0 HSW CE Hours

AIA: 
     6.0 HSW|LUs

Continuing Education Credit Information

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Speakers

Ibraheem Shunnar P.E.

Director of Engineering at The Mannik & Smith Group
Mr. Shunnar has more than 25 years of experience in geotechnical engineering with expertise in specialty foundations, ground improvement, slope stability, instrumentation and waste management. He has a master’s degree in Geotechnical Engineering from the University of Michigan, and he is a registered professional engineer. He is the author of many articles and papers on geotechnical engineering. He was the project manager for the Fairlane Green redevelopment project, winner of the 2008 National Phoenix Award. He is also the recipient of the distinguished achievement award from the University of Michigan.

There are 4 Courses in This Seminar

Evaluating Building Sites

Evaluating Building Sites

July 25, 2019 Webinar Ibraheem Shunnar P.E.
Shallow Foundation Design

Shallow Foundation Design

July 25, 2019 Webinar Ibraheem Shunnar P.E.
Special Considerations in Foundation Design and Construction

Special Considerations in Foundation Design and Construction

July 26, 2019 Webinar Ibraheem Shunnar P.E.
Soil Improvement and Foundation Diagnosis and Repair

Soil Improvement and Foundation Diagnosis and Repair

July 26, 2019 Webinar Ibraheem Shunnar P.E.