Welcome to DFI's Podcast Channel: Broadcasting Common Ground.

In the first series, Interview with a Survivor, hosts Lucky Nagarajan and Tim Siegel will be speaking with industry experts about their near misses, problem projects and resolutions.

Nagarajan is the general manager-engineering and business development at Giken America Corporation. She is a member of the DFI Board of Trustees and the chair of DFI's Women in Deep Foundations Committee.

Siegel is CEO/senior principal engineer at Dan Brown & Associates. He is chair of the DFI Ground Improvement Committee and co-editor of the DFI Journal.

The first episode, airing on August 11, is Getting Sued: An Engineer's Tale. The episode features an interview with William M. (Billy) Camp, III, P.E., D.GE, technical principal and vice president at S&ME. Camp will discuss the impending failure of a sheet pile wall in North Charleston, and step the audience through the project, challenges and his role.

New episodes of Interview with a Survivor will be released monthly on the second Wednesday.

If you would like to be involved, reach out to podcast@dfi.org.