UCT Seminar Series Continues At ICUEE

July 2013, Vol. 68, No. 7

The special pre-show UCT Locator Certification Workshop is sponsored by Staking University. It will combine classroom and hands-on instruction to aid underground construction personnel in developing the skills to consistently supply accurate and complete utility location information.

For all UCT Seminar Series classes, industry professionals can earn continuing education units or professional development hours as applicable.

The UCT Seminar Series is a division of Oildom Publishing Company, publisher of industry-leading magazines Underground Construction, Pipeline & Gas Journal and Pipeline News. The group also is the organizer of the annual UCT International Conference & Exhibition and the Pipeline Opportunities Conference.

Attendees can view the latest details and updates for the educational program posted at www.icuee.com, as well as register for the conference.

UCT Seminar Series

TUESDAY, OCT. 1
Pipe Bursting
Sponsored by the International Pipe Bursting Association NOTE – ADD IPBA LOGO
8:30 – 9:30 a.m.: Utility Pipe Bursting - How To Increase Job Site Productivity, Reduce Costs And Improve Community Relations
Speaker: Brian Metcalf, IPBA past-chairman, HammerHead Trenchless
Speaker: Mike Woodcock, Portland Utilities Construction Company, LLC
Description: This presentation will focus on how general utility contractors can benefit by adding pipe bursting as an additional construction method to their tool box of options for the replacement and upgrading of all utilities (gas, conduit, water, sewer, lateral and distribution). Those attending will receive an overview as to pipe bursting fundamentals and how this trenchless technology can positively impact job site planning, increase productivity, reduce job site material cost and improve contractor/community relations by eliminating significant disruption of traffic and commercial disruption for home owners, business owners and system owners.