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West Region CPD Course: Understanding Road Engineering - Pavement Construction and Maintenance

  • Date(s)
    Tuesday, 18 February 2020
  • Time(s)
    From 6:30 PM
  • Venue
    Room 903, GMIT, Dublin Road, Galway

About the event

This year's West region CPD evening course explores aspects of road engineering.  This CPD event will run over five consecutive Tuesday evenings commencing on February 4th 2020.


With a great line up of 10 speakers, the event covers aspects of the road network including road safety, pavement testing, pavement construction & maintenance, roadworks safety, signs & road marking, trench reinstatement and surface dressing.


The attendance costs are fixed and are listed below, with CPD certificates being issued based on the number of evenings attended by each person.

Evening 3 on Tuesday 18th February focuses on aspects of Pavement Construction and Maintenance with two presentations:
‘Road Maintenance Options’ by Alan Kavanagh, Colas
‘Asphalt Mixtures (HRA, SMA, AC)’ by Konstantin Usacovs, Atlantic Bitumen

Evening 4 on Tuesday 25th February focuses on aspects of Safety, signage and road marking with two presentations:
‘Roadworks Safety – Chapter 8’ by Charlie Kerr, Tobair Segais
‘Signs, Roadmarking’ by Adrian Gildea, Colas Contracting

Evening 5 on Tuesday 3rd March focuses on trench reinstatement and surface dressing with two presentations:
‘Trench Reinstatement’ by Michael Mongan
‘Surface Dressing – Design and Application’ by Mike Hennigan, Colas Contracting

For information purposes:

Evening 1 on 4th February focused on an overview of the Road Network, with two presentations:
‘Ireland’s Road Network Described’ by Dominic Mullaney, DTTAS
‘Road Safety’ by Suzanne Meade, TII

Evening 2 on Tuesday 11th February focused on aspects of pavement testing with two presentations:
‘Pavement Data Collection and Evaluation’ by Brian Mulry, PMS
‘Pavement Data Management and Reporting’ by Stephen Flynn, RMO

 

Admission

Members of Engineers Ireland - €75
Non-members - €100
Students - free of charge
Unwaged - €25

Group discount: 6 places for the price of 5!

Places must be booked in advance using the link provided or by emailing EIWestevents@gmail.com

Booking required

Click here to book your place.

CPD Record - 2 hours (per session)

Attendance at this event should be recorded as it can be counted as part of your overall CPD hours for the year.

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