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2014 Infrastructure Forum

2014 Infrastructure Forum

SAME IF 2014 Presentations

Morning Presentations


  • DCPW – Alberta Blair

Presentation Title: Celebrating Effective project Delivery Through Partnerships: the Past, the Present &  the Future

Federal / State / Regional

  • NTTA – Mark Bouma

Presentation Title: Looking Back at the First SAME Infrastructure Forum Project Management Best Practices

  • TxDOT – Brian Barth

Presentation Title: Trinity River Vision Bridges

  • NCTCOG – Edith Marvin

Presentation Title: Achieving Excellence in Sustainable Infrastructure Development (Theme for Year 2006)

  • USACE – Peggy Grubbs

Presentation Title: Environmental Excellence in Project Delivery


  • DCPW - Alberta Blair

Presentation Title: Taking Partnering to the Next Level

  • DWU – Cesar Baptista

Presentation Title: Maximizing the Benefits of 3rd Party Construction Management Services

  • DART – David Ehrlicher

Presentation Title: Project Delivery Methods: Case Studies in Transit

  • CoD – Rick Galcern

Presentation Title: Use of Street Assessment Tools To Select Capital Projects

  • TRWD – Shanna Cate

Presentation Title: Trinity River Vision Authority’s Fair Contracting Program

Afternoon Breakout Sessions

Group 1 (Concho): Partnering

  • Shad Gardner

Presentation Title: Dallas Horseshoe Project Update

  • Mark Bouma

Presentation Title: Toll Collection Fundamentals

Group 2 (Red River): Water & Wastewater

  • Elston Eckhardt

Presentation Title: The USACE Role in the Texas State Water Plan

  • Terry Lowery

Presentation Title: Long Range Water Supply Plan

  • Mark Simon

Presentation Title: East Side Water Treatment Plant Expansion To 540 MGD And Water Quality Improvements Overview

Group 3 (Palo Pinto): Sustainability

  • Ryan Spicer

Presentation Title: Sustainability Management Plan 2014

  • Alberta Blair, Les St. John, and Carter Ferguson

Presentation Title: Taking Utility Coordination To The Next Level

  • Kevin Lefebvre

Presentation Title: Sustainability Shaping the now; preserving the future

Group 4 (San Saba): University of Texas at Arlington

  • Bill Poole

Presentation Title: College Park District

  • Ashley Mathews and Rick McCreary

Presentation Title: Protecting Public Works Infrastructure: Cyber Risk

  • Eric Becker

Presentation Title: Apps: Changing Technology Offers Opportunities for Public Works