UW-Madison Hosts Solid Waste Landfill Design Short Course
March 22 @ 8:00 am - March 24 @ 5:00 pm
SCS Professional Betsy Powers will present a session at the University of Wisconsin-Madison’s on-line Short Course on Solid Waste Landfill Design, March 22-24.
Betsy will cover the Landfill Drainage and Runoff Control session.
After attending this course, you will have a firm grasp of the background and design specifics necessary to compete in this industry, including industry-leading information on the principles and practices of solid waste landfill development, design, construction, and management. Understand practical emerging technologies including polymer-based bentonite composites in geosynthetic clay liners, landfill gas containment and management for emission control and regulatory drivers, design of gas-to-energy projects, management of CCR landfills and impoundments, and characterization and management of industrial residuals.
Who Should Attend?
Civil engineers and landfill designers
Landfill owners and operators
Local, county, and state regulatory agency staff and officials
Public works professionals and municipal engineers
Geotechnical and geoenvironmental engineers
Geological engineers, hydrogeologists, and geoscientists
Facility managers with on-site disposal cells
Contractors and estimators
Geosynthetic manufacturers and product representative