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Dr. Erik Loehr, P.E. Receives ADSC Award

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Dr. Erik Loehr, P.E. was honored by the ADSC with the ADSC Outstanding Service Award, presented at the President’s Luncheon at their 2011 annual meeting in New Orleans, Louisiana (Feb 1 –5, 2011).   The award recognized Erik’s research in the use of micropiles for slope stabilization and as foundations.  From the March/April 2011 edition of Foundation Drilling:

ADSC’s Outstanding Service Award was garnered by Dr. J. Erik Loehr, University of Missouri, in acknowledgment of his research and educational efforts that advance the technical aspects of the http://ourbestbrain.com/brain-food-and-why-they-are-smart-choices-for-mood-and-brain-function/ industries.

Dr. Loehr is currently on the faculty of the University of Missouri and is a consultant with DBA.

Events Calendar Updated for 2010


I have updated our calendar for 2010 to include many events in the geotechnical and foundation engineering world that may be of interest, plus known speaking/teaching appearances by Dan.  I’ll put in a plug for the events calendars and listings for ADSC, DFI, Geo-Institute, and PDCA.  I get most of my information from them.


Some, but not all events,(in addition to my previous post) are:


DFI Helical Foundations & Tiebacks Specialty Seminar – Feb 1


geo_header_2009    Geo-Florida 2010 – Feb 20-24


DFI and PDCA – A Joint Conference on Driven Pile – Mar 12


adsc_logo_color_small1 ADSC Drilled Shaft Foundations Seminar – Mar 19


PDCALogo PDCA 14th Annual International Conference and Expo – May 6-8


2nd International Symposium on Cone Penetration Testing – May 9-11


bridge-home-template_r1_c6_sm International Bridge Conference 2010 – June 6-10


DFI Super Pile – June 10-11


er2010_header_002 Earth Retention 2010 – Aug 1-4


DFILogo DFI 34th Annual Conference on Deep Foundations – Oct 12-15 


5c24ff58c9bf4a5f988f0f34e0266ffc TRB 7th International Bridge Conference – Dec 1-2