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Presenter: Steven Halcomb, P.E., G.E.

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Seminar Location: Online

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  1. Foundations in Cold Regions

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Agenda:

Introduction to Foundations in Cold Regions
Thursday, February 20, 2020, 11:00 AM - 12:30 PM CST

   Working in the cold

   Construction and the long term thermal regime

   Construction for shallow foundations

   Construction for deep foundations



Shallow Foundation Design in Cold Regions
Thursday, February 20, 2020, 1:00 - 2:30 PM CST

   Shallow foundation design and the thermal state

   
   Shallow foundation design for bearing capacity

   
   Shallow foundation design for settlement

   
   Mitigation of frost heave on shallow foundations



Deep Foundation Design in Cold Regions
Friday, February 21, 2020, 11:00 AM - 12:30 PM CST

   Pile design philosophy

   
   Types of piles

   
   Axial pile design

   
   Lateral pile design

   
   Other considerations – downdrag, dynamic loads, frost heave



Foundation Construction in Cold Regions
Friday, February 21, 2020, 1:00 - 2:00 PM CST

   Introduction to frozen ground

   
   Physical, thermal, and mechanical properties of soils

   
   Heat flow in soils

   
   Ground thermal regime

   
   Foundation design approaches



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Credit Information:

Who Should Attend

  • Architects
  • Engineers

Engineers:
     5.5 PDHs

Architects:
     5.5 HSW CE Hours

AIA: 
     5.5 LU|HSW


Continuing Education Credit Information

These live, interactive webinars are designed to qualify for engineer and 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 and 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)).

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Speakers:

Steven Halcomb, P.E., G.E.

Senior Engineer, CRW Engineering Group, LLC 

Mr. Halcomb, P.E., G.E., has over ten years of geotechnical, structural, marine, and cold regions engineering experience and is currently employed by CRW Engineering Group, LLC in Anchorage, Alaska. He regularly oversees geotechnical efforts on projects ranging from several hundred thousand to multi-million dollars in various environments including the arctic, subarctic, and marine. He has experience in shallow and deep foundation design, construction, and inspection, including pile driving analyzer, and he has worked in ideal and adverse conditions including liquefiable and expansive soils and frozen ground. In addition, his geotechnical knowledge includes site planning and explorations, laboratory testing, slope stability, geotechnical earthquake engineering, ground improvement, earth retaining structures, reinforced soil and geosynthetics, braced and unbraced excavations, pavement design, geotechnical instrumentation, construction testing, observation and monitoring, foundations in frozen ground, and thermal analyses. He is a member of the American Society of Civil Engineers and the Geo-Institute. He earned his B.S. and M.S. degrees in Arctic Engineering, and his M.C.E. and Earthquake graduate certificate from the University of Alaska Anchorage. He is currently pursuing a distance Doctoral degree.

Tuition Costs:

Standard Tuition: $275.00
Online Tuition (pre-registration): $250.00

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