Cap Design and Modeling

Additional Info

  • Practice Areas: Contaminated Site Assessment and Cleanup, Environmental Planning and Management
  • Event or Publication: Battelle: 2019 Sediments Conference
  • Title: Cap Design and Modeling
  • All Authors: Chairs: Howard Cumberland and Danny Reible
  • Geosyntec Authors: Howard Cumberland
  • Citation: Session B1, The Tenth International Conference on Remediation and Management of Contaminated Sediments will be held February 11-14, 2019, in New Orleans, Louisiana, at the Hilton New Orleans Riverside.
  • Date: Feb. 12, 2019
  • Location: New Orleans, Louisiana
  • Type: Platform Chair

Howard will chair these sessions:

* Bench/Field Testing and Modeling for Evaluation of Reactive Caps for Impacted Sediments at a California Marina. H.H. Huls, M.L. Spera, K. Krzanowska, and D. Reible. Hubert Huls (AECOM/USA)

* Conceptual Design for a Wetland Treatment and Habitat Improvement Cap at the Solvay Site Car Ferry Slip. S. Garbaciak, M. Dickey, T. Wagner, M. Nimmer, J. Wisher, S. Goetz, and B. Paulson. Steve Garbaciak (Foth/USA)

* Evaluation of Activated Carbon as a Reactive Sediment Cap Amendment for Feasibility Level Studies. D. Flannery, B. Barron, D. Reible, T. Hussain, J. Collins, and J. Hull. David Flannery (Cabot Corporation/USA)

* Evaluation of an Organophilic Clay for Sorption of Dissolved Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbon Compounds. T. Hussain, D. Reible, and J. Olsta. Jim Olsta (HUESKER Inc./USA)

* Groundwater Model Development and Subaqueous Cap Design for PCB-Contaminated Sediments at the New Bedford Harbor Superfund Site. C. Lu, M.W. Morris, E. Anderson, and D. Groher. Changsheng Lu (Jacobs Engineering/USA)

* Innovative Sand and Sand Cap Stabilization Methods Using Protein Polysaccharide Biopolymers (PPBs). A. Dahmani, F. Dahan, F. Ocaña, R. Pinzón, D. Ceballos, L. Pinzón, I. Mariño-Tapia, F. Qweider, C. Ligeikis, and M. Begag. Amine Dahmani (SESI Consulting Engineers/USA) Modeling and Uncertainty Analysis for Remedy Selection and Design to Address Groundwater Discharging to Surface Water. K. Lindstrom, T. Boom, K. Marini, J. Mohr, and D. Dahlstrom. Katy Lindstrom (Barr Engineering Co./USA)

* Modelling for Erosion Protection in Capping Design. M. Moseid, E. Eek, and F. Lovholt. Mari Moseid (Norwegian Geotechnical Institute/Norway)

Multi-Objective Cap Design for Ecological and Armor Layers at the Gowanus Canal Superfund Site. M. Schillinger, J. Beech, S. Sood, D. Nicholas, and D. Himmelheber. Mark Schillinger (Geosyntec Consultants/USA)

Sediment Cap Design, Modeling, and Construction. D. Kolstad, M. Ellis, T. Boom, J. Collins, and M. Welch. Dale Kolstad (Barr Engineering Company/USA)

Subaqueous Sediment Capping from Field Investigation to Design with a Focus on Chemical Isolation. C. Kiehl-Simpson and J. Beaver. Caryn Kiehl-Simpson (EA Engineering, Science, and Technology, Inc./USA)

Use of Dredged Material for Contaminated Sediment Source Control. D.W. Moore, D. Acevedo, D. Perkey, D. Farrar, J. Biedenbach, S. Larson, P. Schroeder, J. Gailani, and G. Rosen.

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