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  Program Archive - 2009

Jan 05Carter GrayThe Memphis and Shelby County Unified Development Code - What's It All About?
Jan 12This date is the annual meeting of the club. Reports for FY 08 are due from the directors and officers.
Jan 19NO MEETING.Martin Luther King, Jr.'s birthday holiday observed.
Jan 26Jay C.Aug hman of Allen & Hoshallwill discuss the current technology of modern land surveying. PDH
Feb 02 Ground Hog DayVic Young of Fisher and Arnoldwill tell how to "View west TN hi-resolution aerials from your laptop. PDH
Feb 09Mike Baker, Assistant Manager, FAA's Memphis Air Traffic Control Towerwill tell "How We Do Things".
Feb 16KICK-OFF LUNCHEON, NATIONAL ENGINEERS WEEKArnold Perl - Memphis as an Aerotropolis
Feb 23Philip Braden, Manager of the FAA's District Office (in Memphis)will explain "Economic Impact of the FAA."
Mar 02George Ragazzo, General Manager of Modular Gabionswill tell about "Modular Gabions and Mattresses." PDH
Mar 09Andy Swims, P.E., County Engineer for DeSoto County, MSwill outline the I-269 project and stimulus package projects.
Mar 16Ron Kirby, P.E., with the City of Memphiswill talk about "108-inch Cured-in-Place Sewer Pipe Rehabilitation."PDH
Mar 23Philip Stuckert P.E. City Engineer for City of Lakeland"Development of Construction Specifications for the City"
Apr 06J. Higbee Growth Management Director for City of Lakeland"New Proposed Lakeland Unified Zoning and Development Regulations"
Apr 13John Cameron, P.E.- City of Memphis - Division of Engineering Administrator, Transportation Planning and Design"Impact of American Recovery and Reinvestment Act and other Federal Investment on Local Infrastructure"
Apr 20Craig Dahlgren, P.E."Use of plate dowels in concrete construction"PDH
Apr 27Philip Lim P.E. MLG&W - Member of the Tennessee Board of Architectural and Engineering Examiners"Functions and day to day practices of the Board"
May 04Richie SmithThe "Cobble Stone Landing Restoration" project along the Memphis riverfront is his subject.
May 11David Sparkes P.E. - Kimley Horn & AssociatesThe design and construction of Runway 9/27 at Memphis International Airport." PDH
May 18Lt. Col. Tracey Ruger - Tennessee Air National Guard"TNANG 164 th. Airlift Wing Base mission change and relocation."
May 23MEMORIAL DAY (No meeting)
Jun 01Rick McClanahan, Director and City Engineer, City of Bartlettwill talk on "Plans, Projects and Systems" in that fair city.
Jun 08Steven Wadsworth, Regional Sales Director for PolySpec/THIOKOL"Secondary Containment Coatings"." It will be an in-depth look at those coatings for chemical storage. PDH
Jun 15Stephen G. Slade, VP of R&D & Tech Services for Adhesives Technology Corp.Repairing cracks in bridges using epoxy injections PDH
Jun 29Leigh Anne Downes - Greater Memphis ChamberContinuation of Life Science Business Development Discussion
Jul 06Todd Graves - City of Bartlett GIS Manager"Description and Demonstration of Bartlett's GIS System"
Jul 13Paul Gavin - Contech Construction Products"Contech Drainage Products" PDH
Jul 20Ben Witt, AIA - Askew Hargraves Harcourt A2H"Community Revitalization"
Jul 27Mike Oakes, PE - Shelby County Engineer"Transportation and Road System in Shelby County"
Aug 03Jim Hammon - Architectural Wall Systems - Redi Rock Retaining Walls"Designing more reliable retaining walls in tighter spaces" PDH
Aug 10Darin Willis with Ram Jack Systems Distribution LLC"Technical aspects of foundation repair" PDH
Aug 17Bruce Irwin with Uretek Corporation"Technical aspects of foundation repair" PDH
Aug 24Kevin Dulin with Memphis Fire DepartmentAnti Neglect Division Fire Department and Environmental Court work together to clean up dilapidated buildings this presentation discusses the Fire Department's role.
Aug 31Chris Forsythe with Versa-Lok Retaining Wall Systems"Technical aspects of segmental block retaining walls" PDH
Sep 07No meeting - Labor Day
Sep 12Family Picnic at Shelby Farms 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Sep 14Chris Forsythe with Versa-Lok Retaining Wall Systems"Technical aspects of segmental block retaining walls" PDH
Sep 21Chuck Langston, Director, CERI"What's New in the New Madrid Seismic Zone"
Sep 28Fellow ECM member - Joe Tomasello PE"Seismic Safety Provisions: Policy Considerations?" PDH
Oct 05Fellow ECM member - Bob Sweeney, PE, LEED AP"Conservation Design in Land Use Planning and an Introduction to LEED" PDH
Oct 12Michael Chisamore Architecture @ University of MemphisHow Insulated Concrete Forms contribute to survivability and fit into the Ecobuild, LEED and TERRA
Oct 12GOLF TOURNAMENT Cherokee Valley Golf Course - Olive Branch, MS(co-event)
Oct 19DPC Construction representativeHow Insulated Concrete Forms contribute to survivability of first TERRA home. Design notes from an engineers perspective.
Oct 26Becky Williamson @ MLGWEcobuild and Solar implementation and safety in grid interconnect.
Nov 02Phillip Brandt and Ron Shirley, Euclid Chemical Co.Structural Repair Mortars, Concrete Patching, and Concrete Slab Joint Fillers. This a hands-on seminar.
Nov 09Candidates for Director Speak
Nov 16Claire Barnett, PE EnsafeNew City/County "Storm Water Management Manual" PDH
Nov 23Life Member Appreciation Day
Nov 30Don Bobal, Valero Lead Chemist"Quality Assurance and Safety ay the Memphis Refinery" PDH
Dec 14John Buxton PE(R) "Ground Water Recharge" PDH