EPOC's Young Environmental Professionals (YEP) group is excited to announce our next educational event:
YEP Technical Event: Drilling Overview and Field Demonstration
Date and Time: Thursday, April 25, 2019, 4:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Location: Glacier Drilling – 75 Commerce Cir, Durham, CT 06422
Instructor: Mark Schock (see bio below)
NOTE: This course does not provide any continuing education credits (CECs) for LEPs.
YEP members - $10 - Dinner provided
Not a YEP member yet? YEP membership is included with your EPOC dues. We encourage all young environmental professionals to join! For further information about YEP and how to join, see: www.epoc.org/yep.
Discussion covering the various types of drilling rigs utilized in the environmental industry (ie. Direct Push, HSA, Sonic);
- Benefits and disadvantages of different drilling methods for diverse subsurface materials;
- Comparison of soil collection methods pros and cons; and,
- Visual observation of different drilling rigs in action.
Mark Schock is a licensed driller with Glacier Drilling in Durham, CT has been involved in the environmental/geotechnical drilling field for over 25 years. Mark will be the principal presenter of the program with assistance from Glacier Drilling staff.
If you have any questions about this event, send message to firstname.lastname@example.org.