DFI to Host Practical Deep Foundation Design and Construction for Seismic & Lateral Loads in Marine Applications 

April 27, 2017, Hawthorne N.J.:

DFI’s Seismic and Lateral Loads and Marine Foundations Technical Committees are hosting a seminar on Practical Deep Foundation Design and Construction for Seismic & Lateral Loads in Marine Applications on May 3-4, 2017, at the North Charleston Marriott, North Charleston, South Carolina.

This 1.5-day technical program presents practical information on state of practice, applications, case studies and research related to marine structures and deep foundations subject to environmental loads and earthquakes as applicable to North American East Coast regions. Equipment, material and instrumentation suppliers, contractors, engineers, and other vendors will present their services in the Exhibit Hall.

This technical seminar is intended for geotechnical and geostructural engineers, engineering geologists, consultants, contractors, material suppliers, academics, students and government agencies active in designing and constructing marine foundations, seismic and lateral loads.

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DFI ( is an international association of contractors, engineers, manufacturers, suppliers, academics and owners in the deep foundations industry. Our multidisciplinary 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 4,000 members worldwide.