Edmonton Technical Lunch - Thursday September 28, 2017


NASTT Colleagues and Friends

Please join us for the first technical lunch of the 2017-2018 season on Thursday, September 28th, 2017.

This month’s presentation will be discussing Horizontal Directional Drill (HDD) methodology.

The presentation will present a brief review of Horizontal Directional Drill (HDD) methodology and provide a fundamental background in its design, risks, and execution. This presentation will present the technical and practical application aspects of the HDD technology in principal and how it relates to design and construction. This presentation will also provide a brief review of the identification of common risks and mitigating measures.

This month’s presenter is Ed Douziech. Ed is the Vice President of Business, General Manager, and Senior Project Manager, with CCI. Ed oversees CCI’s engineering and geotechnical operations and developments as well as large scale trenchless projects, pipeline construction, reclamation/remediation, municipal and integrity work.

He has been involved with the Horizontal Directional Drilling (HDD) industry in North America for close to 30 years. He entered the early (HDD) industry as a directional driller providing planning and tooling services for an international wire line company based in Houston, Texas. During this time Ed, supplied the northern market with the first HDD services and ultimately becoming its Canadian Divisional Manager. Ed’s career includes the planning and constructing projects throughout the world with thousands of successful worldwide designs and has developed many of the planning/construction techniques now considered standard practice in the trenchless industry.

Online Registration Closed.

Place: University of Alberta Faculty Club, Papaschase Room, 11435 Saskatchewan Drive

11:30 am Registration
12:00 pm Lunch
12:30 pm Guest Speaker
1:30 pm Adjournment

Greg Tippett, P.Eng.
NASTT-NW Chapter