Symposia / General InformationD18 Soil and Rock
Title: Workshop on Site Characterization and Monitoring Related to Hydraulic Fracturing Activities
Dates: Tuesday January 28 2014
Location: Hyatt Regency Houston; Houston, TX
Event Name: January 2014 Committee Week
Pre-registration requested to attend this meeting.
ABOUT THE EVENT
A Workshop on Site Characterization and Monitoring Related to Hydraulic Fracturing Activities will be held Tuesday January 28, 2014. Sponsored by ASTM Subcommittee D18.26 on Hydraulic Fracturing, the workshop will be held at the Hyatt Regency Houston in Houston, Texas, in conjunction with the January standards development meetings of the committee.
The workshop will focus on technologies and best practices for conducting site characterizations and monitoring the impacts of site activities. Case studies related to the following topics will be discussed:
- Sampling and analysis of residential and commercial water supply wells
- Stray gas investigations
- Assessing baseline supply well yield and diminished yield investigations
- Measuring atmospheric parameters effecting air quality
- Surface and subsurface soil sampling
- Noise and vibration measurements
- Geologic Investigations for aquifer characterization and migration risks
- Monitoring of impoundments for leakage
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Online registration is currently open closes January 22, 2014. The fees to attend this workshop are listed below.
Students – A student's fee is waived, provided that he/she is a full-time student and is not employed full time. After registering online, the student must check in at the ASTM Registration Desk on site and present his/her student ID.
All attendees, including presenters and ASTM members, are urged to register online for this event so that space requirements can be accommodated. If you do not register online by the closing date, then you must register upon arrival at the workshop. All attendees must check in at the ASTM registration desk upon arrival at workshop.
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CONTINUING EDUCATION UNITS
Workshop attendees interested in receiving 0.7 Continuing Education Units (CEUs) should complete a CEU application form at the adjournment of the workshop, and then submit it to the ASTM staff member on site. A certificate will be sent to the attendee approximately 4 to 6 weeks after the workshop.
TECHNICAL CHAIR CONTACT INFORMATION
Additional information about the symposium is available from Symposium Co-Chairmen Jeff Hale, Kleinfelder, Cranberry Township, PA, Email: firstname.lastname@example.org, tel: 724-772-7072 and Hank Mittelhauser, St. John-Mittelhauser & Associates, Downers Grove, IL, Email: email@example.com, tel: 630-427-8106.
The workshop will be held at the Hyatt Regency Houston. Hotel registration information will be posted at the ASTM website approximately 8 weeks before the workshop.
STANDARDS DEVELOPMENT MEETINGS
FUTURE MEETING DATES
Committee D18 invites you to attend their future standards development meetings. There is no fee to attend these meetings, and membership in ASTM International is not required. For more information, visit the web page listed immediately above, and click on "Future Meetings".