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SESSION H
Constructability

Moderator: Katrina Emery, Environmental Quality Resources, LLC
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1:30 pm
Sizing of Site Stockpiles – How much is too much, and how to know when you don’t have enough
–Rick Scaffidi, Environmental Quality Resources, LLC, Millersville, MD
Scaffidi’s Presentation

2:00 pm
Restoration Construction Challenges that Arise Throughout Bidding, Construction, and Maintenance
–Curt Hall, Ecotone, Inc., Forest Hill, MD
Hall’s Presentation

2:25 pm
Improved Constructability through Design-Build Stream Restoration, A Case Study:  Upper Little Patuxent River, Howard County Maryland
–Jeremy S. Koser, PE, Johnson Mirmiran & Thompson, Inc. (JMT), Sparks, MD
Koser’s Presentation

2:50 pm
Constructability Considerations in Stream Restoration Design from an Engineer’s Perspective
–James Gracie, Brightwater, Inc., College Park, MD
Gracie’s Presentation

3:15 pm  Break

3:30 pm
Case Study on the Cost of Stream Construction – Exploring Major Influences on the Price of a Stream Project
–Katrina Emery, Environmental Quality Resources, LLC, Millersville, MD
Emery’s Presentation

3:55 pm – 5:00 pm
Constructability Panel Session
This panel discussion will bring together experts from across the stream restoration industry, to discuss the major internal and external factors influencing construction costs, and how to prevent avoidable obstacles. Discussion will focus on typical pitfalls that negatively influence production in the field, and how to incorporate constructability into the project process from design conception to final acceptance. With audience participation, experts in the industry will discuss ways to keep project costs down, resulting in the overall ability to perform more work.