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Presenter: Lloyd Ntuk

Seminar Date:

Seminar Location: Fairfax, VA

Hilton Garden Inn Fairfax
3950 Fair Ridge Drive
Fairfax, VA 22033
Phone: 703-385-7774

This seminar is closed or full.


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 - 5:00 pm

Accommodating Multiple Purposes of Site Engineering

   Engineering for built elements
   Slope stabilization
   Stormwater management
   Landscape aesthetics
   Sustainability goals: minimizing disturbance and 
      preserving natural features

Considering the Impact of Soils and Landforms

   Understanding the role of soils
   Soil characteristics, classification and engineering properties
   Identifying the underlying geological conditions
   Understanding the watershed
   Considering site topography: high points, low points and plane surfaces

Site Engineering for Stormwater Management and Erosion Control

   Reviewing state and local regulations
   Drainage systems
   Sediment traps and basins
   Buffer zones
   Slope stabilization
   Establishing proper building material handling and storage 
   Establishing equipment/vehicle fueling and maintenance practices

Earthwork Safety

   Weight of soil and excavation hazards
   Underground installations
   Water accumulation

Site Plans

   Site plan contents
   Soil investigation and considerations
   Surface water and groundwater considerations
   Excavation specifications and hauling
   Construction grade staking

Site Grading

   Grading for roads, sidewalks and paths
   Grading for stairs and ramps
   Grading for retaining walls
   Grading slopes

Site Program Management

   Initiation, planning, execution and closure
   Program governance 
   Quality control

Case Study: Applying Science and Technology to a
Site Engineering Problem

Credit Information:

Who Should Attend

  • Architects
  • Engineers
  • Contractors
  • Landscape Architects

Professional Engineers
     7.0 Continuing Ed. Hours

     7.0 Continuing Ed. Hours (HSW)
     7.0 AIA HSW Learning Units

Landscape Architects
     7.0 Continuing Ed. Hours (HSW)
     7.0 LA CES HSW PDHs

     Non-Credit Continuing Ed.

Continuing Education Credit Information

This seminar is open to the public and offers 7.0 continuing education hours to engineers, architects, and landscape architects (HSW) in Virginia. Educators and courses are not subject to preapproval in Virginia.

This event has been approved by the American Institute of Architects Continuing Education System for 7.0 HSW Learning Units (Sponsor No. J885) and by the Landscape Architecture Continuing Education System for 7.0 HSW PDHs. Full attendance is required for course attendance reporting to AIA/CES and LA/CES.

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

This course offers a non-credit continuing education opportunity to contraction contractors. It has not been preapproved in any state with contractor continuing education requirements.

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


Lloyd Ntuk

Principal, LAND Engineering, PLC - Washington D.C. Metropolitan Area

Mr. Ntuk is a civil engineer with nearly 20 years of experience in the land development industry. He is the managing principal for LAND|Engineering, PLC, a civil engineering design firm focused on site planning, green building consulting, and construction management. Mr. Ntuk received his B.S. degree in Civil Environmental and Infrastructure Engineering from George Mason University. He spends 20 percent of his time as an executive, 30 percent as a designer, 40 percent as a geek, and 30 percent solving complex math problems.

Tuition Costs:

Standard Tuition: $279.00
Online Tuition (pre-registration): $279.00
Group Prices
3 or more people each: $259.00

Each registration includes one copy of a manual prepared by the seminar speakers.