2010 NASTT No-Dig Show Call for Abstracts
May 15, 2009
Submission Deadline: June 1, 2009: The North American Society for Trenchless Technology (NASTT) is now accepting abstracts for its annual No-Dig Show, May 2-7, 2010, in Chicago (Schaumburg), Illinois.
To ensure meaningful technical content, all papers for NASTT's No-Dig Show 2010 will be peer-reviewed. Final papers will be published in the conference proceedings.
The theme of the 2010 No-Dig Show is "Rebuilding North America's Underground Infrastructure Using Trenchless Technology." The following are suggested topics to match the conference theme and are of interest to the Program Committee:
- Pipeline Inspection
- Condition Assessment
- Subsurface Utility Engineering
- Underground Imaging Techniques
Trenchless Research and Development
- University and Industry Initiatives
- Education and Training
- New Concepts for Trenchless Equipment, Materials and Methods
- Federal Funding and Private Investment
- Stakeholder Engagement
- Infrastructure Security
- Crisis Management
- Carbon Reduction
- Sustainable Construction Practices
Project Planning and Delivery
- Selection Criteria for Contractors
- Development of Submittal Requirements
- Contracts and Specifications
- Project Delivery Methods
Construction Project Management
- Measuring QA/QC
- Project Budgeting and Prioritization
- Risk Assessment and Management
- Job site Safety
- Social Costs and Impacts
- Industry Trends, Issues and Concerns
2010 No-Dig Show Program Chair
NASTT Executive Director
Phone: 613.424.3036 (Canada) or 703.351.5252 (U.S.)
NASTT Assistant Executive Director
Phone: 703- 217-1382
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