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Long Island Association of Professional Geologists!

The bill to establish professional licensing of geologists in New York State has been signed into law!

Upcoming Events NEW!!

Thursday, 16 February 2017 

Presented by:

Dennis Askins of the New York City Department of Design & Construction 

A colorful discussion on different types of subsurface interference encountered in infrastructure projects along streets, roads, and highways. The development history of New York City spans more than 400 years. The five boroughs of New York City cover an area of more than 300 Square miles. There are more than 6,000 miles of streets, roads, and highways that criss-cross this metropolis. This Presentation utilizes maps, photo’s, engineering drawings and utility records to demonstrate subsurface interference that can be predetermined prior to the Design and Construction of NYC DDC Infrastructure projects. Subsurface Interference Investigation from an Engineering perspective includes buried tracks, pier foundations, abandoned and active utilities, tunnels, vaults, and other man-made and natural obstructions.

Come join us for an evening of education, professional camaraderie and fun!!

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LIAPG Educational Outreach

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Wentz presentation

LIAPG member Ken Wenz (Genesis Engineering and Redevelopment) recently dropped by Hofstra University to speak to students in the Department of Geology, Environment, and Sustainability about working in the field of environmental consulting.

Ken's presentation included a discussion of Phase I and Phase II ESAs and a demonstration of some commonly used field equipment, such as a soil auger and portable soil gas analyzer.

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Founded in 2002, the LIAPG is a non-profit association of industry and academic geologists in the Long Island and Metropolitan New York region. Links to member firms.
The goals of the LIAPG include providing a forum for professional geologists to meet and discuss a broad range of topics, supporting and creating educational opportunities for geologists, and working to advance the professional licensing and certification of geologists in New York.
The LIAPG also supports geologic education in regional primary and secondary schools, and in colleges and universities.

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