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EBC Dam Management Program: “Need a Dam for Your Dam?” – Controlling Water During Dam Projects

March 18, 2020 @ 7:30 am – 12:00 pm
Bowditch & Dewey, LLP
200 Crossing Boulevard

This EBC Dam Management Program addresses temporary control of water and construction dewatering for dam rehabilitation and dam removal projects. Various control of water techniques such as cofferdam options, dewatering systems, and flow bypasses will be evaluated. Presentations will discuss how to appropriately allocate design responsibilities and risk between the Owner, Engineer, and Contractor. Presentations will also address challenges faced, lessons learned, and success stories.

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A robust question and answer panel discussion between presenters and attendees will take place following the presentations.

Continuing Education Certificates are awarded by the EBC for this program (3.5 training contact hours). Please select this option during registration if you wish to receive a certificate.

Thank you to our Silver Sponsor

Thank you to our Bronze Sponsors


Program Agenda

Program Co-Chairs:

  • Dan Galante, Vice President, T Ford Company, Inc.
  • Chris Haker, P.E, Chair, EBC Dam Management Committee; Principal Engineer, Tighe & Bond


  • Dan Galante, Vice President, T Ford Company, Inc.
  • Chris Haker, P.E., Principal Engineer, Tighe & Bond
  • Derek Schipper, P.E., Senior Project Manager, GZA GeoEnvironmental, Inc.
  • Additional speakers to be announced shortly.

Program Details

Registration, Continental Breakfast: 7:30 a.m. – 8:00 a.m.
Program: 8:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
Location: Google Map Location

Individual Registration

If registration occurs  ——–> Through March 4 Through March 16 After March 16
EBC Member: $100 $120 $140
Non-Member: $145 $165 $185
Government/Non-Profit: $50 $50 $50

Group Registration
For EBC Members only – register five attendees for the price of four!
Discount will automatically be applied during online registration.

Fine Print
Cancellations must be received by 5:00 p.m. on Monday, March 16 for a refund. No-shows will be charged. Please keep in mind that online registration for this program will close at 3:00 p.m. on Tuesday, March 17. Walk-in registration is accepted at the door.


Subsidized Registration

EBC Members Only – Ascending Professional Rate: $25
Attendees who have worked in the environmental/energy sector for less than 10 years.

Job Seeker Rate: $25
For attendees currently seeking employment, not for those currently self-employed.

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