Trevor Ames, Mining Geotechnical Services Director, will be presenting at the 2018 NSSGA AGG1 Academy & Expo being held at the George R. Brown Convention Center in Houston Texas. Mr. Ames’ presentation “New Life for Abandoned Quarries” demonstrates benefits of incorporating abandoned quarries in future development projects.
His main discussion objectives will focus on geohazards and innovative mitigation techniques GeoStabilization International has available for quarry reclamation. Mr. Ames will showcase the century-old Bellwood Quarry project in Southwest Atlanta and how it will become an essential part of Atlanta’s water shortage solution.
Tuesday March 6, 2018 from 9:30 AM to 11:30 AM EDT
George R. Brown Convention Center
1001 Avenida De Las Americas
Houston, TX 77010
Fee includes entrance to World of Asphalt and AGG1 Academy & Expo.
A variation of karst sinkhole grouting is the grouting of mined coal seams and workings located below existing infrastructure that exhibit the potential to propagate to the surface and cause sinkholes and/or subsidence.