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DFI Announces SuperPile ‘18 — June 27-29 in New York City
Abstracts Being Accepted Until February 12
 

November 17, 2017, Hawthorne NJ:

Deep Foundations Institute (DFI) is hosting its annual SuperPile conference on June 27-29, 2018, at the New York Marriott Marquis in New York City. 

SuperPile ‘18 is being organized by nine of DFI’s Technical Committees in partnership with ADSC. The three-day event will include presentations on the latest developments in augered cast-in-place/drilled displacement piles, drilled shafts, driven piles, ground improvement, helical piles and tiebacks, marine foundations, micropiles, testing and evaluation of foundation systems, and seismic and lateral loads. 

During the conference, invited and selected presentations will highlight advancements, innovations and challenges in design and construction of deep foundations, particularly related to piling solutions. Case histories will be presented that highlight recommended practices for project safety and resiliency from design through construction along with national and international projects and topics relevant to the New York, New Jersey and New England areas. Panel discussions on current topics will provide attendees opportunities to share new ideas. In addition, equipment, material and instrumentation suppliers, contractors, engineers and other vendors will exhibit their products and services. 

Presentation abstracts for SuperPile ‘18 are being accepted until Friday, January 12, 2018, at www.dfi-superpile.org.

Early registration opens on Monday, February 12, 2018, at noon (EST) at www.dfi-superpile.org.

Contact: Theresa Engler, Executive Director, 973-423-4030, tengler@dfi.org

About Deep Foundations Institute (DFI)
DFI (www.dfi.org) is an international association of contractors, engineers, manufacturers, suppliers, academics and owners in the deep foundations industry. Our multi-disciplinary membership creates a consensus voice and a common vision for continual improvement in the planning, design and construction of deep foundations and excavations. We bring together members for networking, education, communication and collaboration. With our members, we promote the advancement of the deep foundations industry through technical committees, educational programs and conferences, publications, research, government relations and outreach. DFI has more than 3,000 members worldwide.
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