2018 WEF Collection Systems Conference

This conference is held by the Water Environment Federation (WEF) in cooperation with the Virginia Water Environment Association (VWEA) and the Water Research Foundation.

WEF Collection Systems Conference
April 8-11, 2018
Virginia Beach Convention Center
Virginia Beach, VA


AECOM Speakers/Sessions:

Session 03: System Analysis

Mon, 4/09 (1:30 PM – 4:45 PM)

1:30 PM

Inspecting 100 Year Old Sewers- Which One Should We Inspect First To Understand Condition


Scott Belz, AECOM; Eric Dunn, Brown and Caldwell; Costas Kontos, AECOM; Cecilia

Mazzei, City of Cleveland Division of Water Pollution Control


Session 05: Planning

Tue, 4/10 (8:30 AM – 11:45 AM)

9:00 AM

Stretching Capital Dollars through Prioritization and Synergies in San Francisco

Vi Lam, AECOM; Mira Chokshi, SFPUC; Daniel Donahue, AECOM; Stefani Harrison,

Sarah Minick, Saed Toloui, SFPUC


Session 06: SSO/CSO

Tue, 4/10 (8:30 AM – 11:45 AM)

10:45 AM

Innovative Business Case Evaluation Guides Portland, Maine Through Tough Choices Among

CSO Alternatives

Kate Mignone, AECOM; Nancy Gallinaro, City of Portland; Greg Heath, AECOM; Owens

McCullough, Sebago Technics; Jason Weiss, AECOM


Session 09: Lessons Learned

Tue, 4/10 (1:30 PM – 3:00 PM)

1:30 PM

Unexpected History Lesson and Contractual Deal Making: Lessons Learned from a Large-

Diameter Force Main Replacement Project in Downtown Norfolk; Home to Historical

Landmarks, High-Rise Buildings, Critical Stakeholders and Innovative Contractors

William Gibson, AECOM; Timothy Marsh, HRSD


Session 13: Local II

Wed, 4/11 (8:30 AM – 11:45 AM)

10:15 AM

A Balancing Act; Replacing a 40 year old Sanitary Sewer FM through one of the original

Colonial Settlements in America and impact of CNET’s founder on the project.

Eddie Abisaab, Jeremiah Burford, HRSD; Alan Edwards, AECOM