Colorado Association of Geotechnical Engineers - Event Information

Event Name:Rocky Mountain Geo-Conference
Description:The Geo-Institute Chapter of the Colorado Section of the American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE), the Rocky Mountain Section of the Association of Environmental & Engineering Geologists (AEG), and the Colorado Association of Geotechnical Engineers (CAGE) have hosted the Rocky Mountain Geo-Conference since 1984. This conference focuses on geotechnical projects in Colorado and the Rocky Mountain Region, and is a one day opportunity for geo-professionals to share experiences and state of the practice with their colleagues. Papers will be published by ASCE as a Geotechnical Practice Publication (GPP) and distributed at the conference.
Title Authors
Internal Erosion of Embankments: A Review and Appraisal B.A. Robbins and D.V. Griffiths
Empirical Solution for Estimating California Bearing Ratio of Wyoming Soils Kasey Jones and Bryce Roberts
Calibration Models Reveal Stability Concerns at Marshall Lake Dam Ryan Schoolmeesters
Foamed Sand Backfilling for Subsidence Mitigation at Glenrock, Wyoming David Hallman
Landslide Analysis with Incomplete Data: Examples from Colorado and Wyoming Paul Santi
Outlet Structure Drain Systems at Twin Lakes and Sugar Loaf Dams Eric Bergstrom
Gravel Pit Reservoirs: State of Practice and Geotechnical Lessons Learned Adam Prochaska, Robert Huzjak, and Edwin Friend
Design and Construction of a Tunnel Through Dipping Bedrock Ryan Marsters and Robin Dornfest
Fossil Creek Pedestrian Tunnel Lance Heyer, John Beckos, and  Robin Dornfest
Pikes Peak Visitor Center Subsurface Conditions and Foundation Design Joel Sloan, William Hoffman, and Jack Glavan
Interrelationships of Taxonomic and Chemical Properties of Colorado Soils Robert A. Stewart
Innovative Use of Soil Mixing for US-34, Big Thompson Canyon Flood Recovery Heather Stewart, Robert Mascarenas, Steve Kuehr and Ed Lafferty
Clear Lake Dam Replacement: RCC Dam on a Challenging Soil Foundation Greg J. Monley, Steve Jamieson, Henry (Sonny) Buczek and Don Lopez
Laboratory Evaluation of Post-Fire Ground Treatment Kayla Moden, Taylor Ray, and Christopher Bareither
Conduit No. 16 Replacement – A River Tunneled Under Your Feet Nate Soule, Heather Stewart, Jim Light, Mike Gossett and Randy Parks
Geotechnical Challenges in Reconstruction of Cottonwood Pass Road, Colorado James M. Arthurs

For questions related to conference registration, exhibits, and/or sponsors, please contact Becky Roland ( If you have questions with regards to the conference please contact conference chair, Christoph Goss, ( Registration forms are due by October 26, 2018.
Event Date:11/2/2018
Event Time:7:30 AM - 4:00 PM Mountain
Location:Marriott Denver West
1717 Denver West Boulevard
Golden, CO 80401

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