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12.01.2016
Agenda Announced for Annual Pilot Tube Seminar
The Pilot Tube Seminar, which is held each year the day before the annual Microtunneling Short Course, has announced the final agenda. The seminar, set for Feb. 8 in Boulder, Colorado, covers all aspects of the specialty pilot tube trenchless installation methods presented by experts in the industry.
The seminar includes classroom-style presentations covering technical topics and case histories, as well as a live equipment demonstration, presented by Troy Stokes of Akkerman Inc. Presentations are presented by contractors, engineers, owners and manufacturers/suppliers – covering the full range of the market. See below for the compete agenda.
 
08:00-08:15 AM…………Welcome - Timothy Coss, Microtunneling Inc.
08:15-09:00 AM…………Pilot Tube/Guided Boring Introduction, Troy Stokes, Akkerman
09:00-09:30 AM…………Clay Jacking Pipe, David Gill, Logan Clay Pipe
09:30-10:00 AM…………Case Study: Ala Moana Mall, Hawaii, Tim Pearia, Frank Coluccio Construction
10:00-10:15 AM…………Break
10:15-12:15 PM…………Live Equipment Display, Troy Stokes, Akkerman
12:15-01:15 PM…………Lunch
01:15-01:45 PM…………Case Study: 6 miles of 8- to 20-in. Pilot Tube in India, Paul Nicholas, AECOM
01:45-02:15 PM…………Tribor: From Pilot Tube to Auger Boring to HDD, Jim Barbera, Barbco
02:15-02:45 PM…………Case Study: mts Project, Andreas Thiele, mts Perforator
02:45-03:00 PM…………Break
03:00-03:30 PM…………Bortec Pilot Boring Method, David Crandel, Icon Equipment
03:30-04:00 PM…………Case Study: From the Engineer’s Point of View, Norman Joyal, McMillen Jacobs Associates
04:00-04:30 PM…………Case History: Vancouver Pilot Tube Project, Michael Ireland, City of Vancouver
04:30-05:00 PM…………Planning and design considerations for Pilot Tube, Nick Strater, Brierley Associates
05:00 PM…………Wrap-up, Timothy Coss, Microtunneling Inc.

Attendees can register for the Pilot Tube Seminar independent of the 23rd annual Microtunneling Short Course, scheduled for Feb. 9-11 in Boulder. For more information or to register, visit microtunnelingshortcourse.com.
 
 
 
 
 
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