Civil & Monitoring
When: 8-10 p.m. EST Tuesday, March 9
What: See how explosives are used in road construction and buildings while learning about how blast vibrations are monitored in the U.S. and across the world.
Who: Kristie Bishop, Jared Redyke, Brian Lewis, Cathy Aimone-Martin, Chuck Dowding, Johan Gjodvad
How Much: Free
Hour 1: Civil
Brian Lewis, RESPEC
Brian will touch on drilling and blasting for civil roadways, buildings, schools, subdivisions and U.S. Army Corps of Engineers projects.
Jared Redyke, Dykon Blasting Corp
Jared will talk about rock drilling and blasting for pipelines, renewable energy and site work.
Kristie Bishop, HTA
Kristie will discuss rock drilling and blasting for civil tunnel approach and utilities within municipalities.
Hour 2: Monitoring
Monitoring; Background, Use and International Perspective
Cathy Aimone-Martin, Aimone-Martin Associates; Chuck Dowding, Northwestern University; Johan Gjodvad, Sigicom AB
As a team, Chuck, Cathy and Johan explore the basics of monitoring, the use of monitoring in real life and last an comparison of international standards.