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  • Designer Utilities Training

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    Name: Designer Utilities Training
    Date: February 27, 2020
    Time: 7:30 AM - 11:30 AM EST
    Registration: Register Now
    Event Description:
    Please note that seating for this training is very limited. If you register and find that you're unable to attend, please contact Jennifer Head. If the training fills before you reserve your seat, please join the waiting list; if enough people are on the waiting list we will do a training in the afternoon. 

    Training Background: The Utility Coordination ITask Force noticed an increasing trend in the number and cost of utility conflicts. Many designers have minimal experience with the differentiating between what utility appurtenances are significant to relocate and what are not. The increasing utility conflict trend also includes designers not fully investigating utility conflicts. Consequently, utility conflicts are not completely resolved before the project goes to construction. This has caused construction claims, delays, and change orders. 
     
    Training Purpose: This effort will focus on the ‘Traditional Method’ (submission and markups) however, SUE will also be discussed, as a method of adding utilities to roadway plans.  

     
    What you will Learn: To successfully coordinate any and all utility issues during the design phase to reduce or eliminate claims and delays during construction, damages to utilities during construction, and injury or loss of life by a utility hit during construction.

    Speakers:
    Randy Sanborn, Long Engineering
    Kerry Gore, Surveying and Mapping 
    Shonnell Gibbs, GDOT 
    Aisha Moultrie, GDOT 
    Location:
    Georgia DOT Training Facility
    3993 Aviation Circle NW
    Atlanta, GA 30336
    Date/Time Information:
    7:30 am | Light Breakfast
    8:00 am - 11:30 am | Training
    Contact Information:
    Jennifer Head
    Fees/Admission:
    GDOT Employees | Free
    Consultants | $15
    Professional Development Hours:
    3.5
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