NJLTAP – Roadway and Roadside Drainage (Postponed)
- August 13
- 8:30 am–3:30 pm
This course covers the examination of drainage problems, properties and effects of soil and subsurface water, and how to maintain, inspect, and install culverts among many other drainage issues.
Who Should Attend
Crew leaders including foremen, equipment operators, superintendents of small highway departments, and others who want to gain knowledge of open drainage systems. The course is geared to practical day-to-day operations
- Extent of drainage problems
- Properties and effects of soil and subsurface water
- What subsurface drains do not do
- Purpose of cross section elements and maintenance techniques
- How to maintain, inspect, and install culverts
- Purpose and maintenance of ditches
David P. Orr, P.E., is the Director of the Cornell Local Roads Program, NY LTAP. Formerly the Deputy Highway Superintendent for Yates County, NY. David has over fifteen years of road-related experience.
6 Technical CPWM Contact Hours, 6 Professional Development Hours
Withdrawal Policy: In the event that you are unable to attend a program for any reason, please note you must submit your withdrawal in writing at least 72 hours in advance of the start of a program to receive a refund. If am emailed or faxed withdrawal is not received by our department, the full program fee will be charged and is nonrefundable. A phone call asking for withdrawal is not sufficient.