DAY 1: MONDAY

7:30 AM Registration

8:00      Welcome & Introductions

9:00      Overview of Week Ahead

9:15      What is Geophysics

10:00    Break

10:30    Overview of the US Utility Infrastructure Network

12:00    Lunch (Provided)

1:00      Types of Tools Available to Detect and Map Utilities

    • Pipe and Cable Locators
    • Single Channel/Dual Channel GPR
    • Elastic Waves Devices
    • Magnetic Gradiometers
    • MCGPR
    • TDEM
    • SPAR
    • Exotic Methods

5:00     End of Day 1

HOMEWORK  1 hour

 

DAY 2: TUESDAY

8:00 AM    Elements of a Utility Investigation – ASCE 38 and Quality Levels

10:00       Break                  

10:30       Utility Quality Levels and Depictions (continued) 

12:00       Lunch (Provided)

1:00         MCGPR Data Interpretation

2:00         TDEM Data Interpretation

2:30         Break      

3:00         Attributes on Deliverables   

4:45         QUIZ & Discussion

5:00         End of Day 2

HOMEWORK  2 hours

 

DAY 3: WEDNESDAY

8:00 AM    New Items in ASCE 38

10:00       Break

10:30       Anatomy of a Field Investigation

12:00       LUNCH

1:00         Deliverables:  Professional Review Issues

                Depictions / Reports

                Claimers / Disclaimers

                Claims/Cases Studies

QUIZ & Discussion

5:00 End of Day 3

HOMEWORK 2 hours

6:00-8:00 pm     Banquet (February 28 - Davison Athletics Complex (DAC))

 

DAY 4: THURSDAY

8:00 AM    Manufacturer Spotlight (15 Min each)........................................................... Manufacturers

12:00       Lunch (Provided)

1:00         Manufacturer Spotlight Field ....................................................................... Manufacturers

5:00 End of Day 4

HOMEWORK 2 hours

 

DAY 5: FRIDAY

8:00  AM     Course Wrap-up

10:30          Review and Final Test

12:00         Lunch (Provided)

1:00           Graduation Ceremony

2:00           End of Day 5