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Coming Soon: DVGI Golf Outing
DVGI will hold its annual golf outing on Thursday, June 13th, at Kimberton Golf Club (162 Ridge Road, Phoenixville, PA 19460). Click here for more information.

 

DVGI Receives Best Chapter Award from ASCE Geo-Institute

During ASCE's GeoCongress 2024, held February 25th to 28th in Vancouver, BC, DVGI was honored to receive the ASCE Geo-Institute's 2023 Best Chapter Award. With the award, the Geo-Institute recognized DVGI's accomplishments for its members and community. DVGI thanks the many volunteers whose dedicated service led to its selection out of the many deserving local Geo-Institute chapters.

DVGI 2023 Chapter of the Year Award

DVGI members attending GeoCongress, including several board members, accept the ASCE Geo-Institute's 2023 Best Chapter Award from G-I President Jie Han, Ph.D., P.E., F.ASCE, at GeoCongress 2024 in Vancouver, BC, Canada.

 

Recap: DVGI May 2024 Dinner Meeting
DVGI brought down the curtain on its 2023-24 dinner meetings on Tuesday, May 14th, and finished strong with its annual Gardner Lecture. Professor Jeffrey C. Evans, Ph.D., P.E., D.GE, F.ASCE, an emeritus faculty member at Bucknell University and Principal Geotechnical Engineer at Parsons, delivered a masterful presentation on "Slurry Walls and In Situ Mixing for Construction of Vertical Barriers." Dr. Evans presented on historical and ongoing developments in the geoenvironmental engineering of low-permeability cutoff walls for arresting the flow of groundwater and pollutants.

Prof. Emeritus Jeffrey Evans of Bucknell University presents at DVGI

Jeffrey Evans, Ph.D., P.E., D.GE, F.ASCE, reviews one of many current options for constructing low-permeability subsurface barriers to restrict groundwater seepage and contaminant dispersion.