Cal Geo Meeting 4/7/13

Come to Cal Geo’s meeting this Thursday, March 6th, in Room 17-1635, during U-Hour, to see Josh Hilton and Derek Deutscher from Condon-Johnson & Associates give a presentation about working at their company.  Condon-Johnson is a contracting and engineering company with expertise in drilled shafts, shoring, soil nailing, sheet piling, jet grouting, and installing stone columns.  Enjoy Mr. Hilton’s and Mr. Deutscher’s great presentation along with some delicious L&L Hawaiian BBQ.  Hope to see you there!

ASCE Los Angeles GeoInstitute March 21st Dinner Meeting

Dear ASCE Los Angeles Geo-Institute Member:

We are pleased to announce that Dr. Joseph Wartman with University of Washington will be giving a presentation on Uncertainty in Seismic Slope Deformation Model Predictions at our next dinner meeting on March 21, 2012. Please note that it is a joint meeting of AEG and ASCE Los Angeles Section Geotechnical Group.

Please see the attached flier for more information and RSVP to Mr. Andrew Liu at ahl_77@yahoo.com no later than noon, March 16, 2012.

Regards,

Siva K. Sivathasan, Ph. D., PE, GE

Leighton Consulting, Inc.

 

See attachment for Further Information

GEOTECHNICAL GROUP Dinner Meeting March 21 2012

Los Angeles Geo-Institute Presentation

From Los Angeles Geo-Institute:

We are pleased to announce that Dr. Lisa Star with California State University at Long Beach will be giving a presentation on the Field Testing of Soil-Structure Interaction Effects for Structures with Shallow Foundations at our next dinner meeting on January 18, 2012.

Please see the attached flier for more information and RSVP to Mr. Andrew Liu at ahl_77@yahoo.com no later than noon, January 13, 2012.

Regards,

Siva K. Sivathasan, Ph. D., PE, GE

Leighton Consulting, Inc.

See attachment below for more information.

ASCE LA Geotech January 2012

October 27th: Jerry Diaz of Diaz-Yourman

For the first “Dirt and Rocks for Lunch” meeting of the new year we will host Gerald “Jerry” Diaz from Diaz-Yourman. Mr. Diaz will speak on mobile arctic oil drilling structures and seabed foundation investigations. He will will also discuss the strengthening of the seabed through deep soil mixing.

It promises to be an exciting talk, As always, CalGeo will provide delicious food for those in attendance. Be sure you don’t miss out!

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Diaz•Yourman & Associates (DYA) is a privately-held geotechnical consulting services corporation, founded in December 1992. Since then, DYA has grown in size, capacity, and breadth of services. DYA now has 21 employees, including 14 engineers with post-graduate level degrees in geotechnical engineering. The engineers are supported by a staff of technicians, word processors, and drafters (AutoCAD and Intergraph), as well as an extensive technical library.

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