Posted on January 20, 2020
Tom Fox, D&B Senior Associate, recently provided a PowerPoint presentation to approximately 30 members of American Water Works Association (AWWA). The presentation focused on topics in groundwater contaminant hydrogeology that regularly appear in the news including a discussion of contaminants referred to as Per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances or PFAS and 1,4 Dioxane. Mr. Fox discussed […]
Posted on June 4, 2019
Bill Merklin, Senior Vice President, D&B Engineers and Architects, P.C. Water Supply Division, recently gave a detailed presentation regarding 1,4-dioxane to the Nassau Suffolk Water Commissioners’ Association (NSWCA) as part of that organization’s on-going education series. He discussed the origins of 1,4-dioxane, citing how “decades of industrial chemical manufacturing led to the concentrations of 1,4-dioxane that […]
Posted on February 1, 2018
Members of D&B’s Structural Group sat down with The Engineering Career Coach on The Civil Engineering Podcast to discuss navigating the early portions of a budding engineering career. The podcast, which is hosted by noted author and editor Anthony Fasano, P.E., LEED AP, ACC and President of the New York State Society for Professional Engineers, […]
Posted on March 2, 2017
On March 2nd, Stephen Laun, D&B Water Supply Division, gave a six hour presentation on Hydraulics to a group of engineers and water operators. The workshop was sponsored by the American Water Works Association (AWWA). The workshop provided continuing operator credits and professional development hours for operators and engineers respectively.