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CDM Smith Participates at 2014 Battelle Remediation Conference

Ninth International Conference on Remediation of Chlorinated and Recalcitrant Compounds Held May 19-22

May 14, 2014

CAMBRIDGE, Massachusetts—CDM Smith is proud to sponsor and participate in the Ninth International Conference on Remediation of Chlorinated and Recalcitrant Compounds, held May 19 to 22, 2014, in Monterey, California, USA. Presented and organized by Battelle, the conference draws scientists, engineers, regulators and other environmental professionals representing universities, government site management and regulatory agencies, and R&D and manufacturing firms from more than 30 countries.

CDM Smith experts will be participating in numerous presentations, poster sessions, panel discussions and short courses (see list below). We will also be hosting booth #206 in the exhibit hall.

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CDM Smith provides lasting and integrated solutions in water, environment, transportation, energy and facilities to public and private clients worldwide. As a full-service engineering and construction firm, we deliver exceptional client service, quality results and enduring value across the entire project life cycle.

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Platform Presentations


A2, 8:50 a.m.
Taking the Good with the Bad: Realistic Conceptual Site Models for Biodegradation and Matrix Diffusion in Clay | Christopher Gurr

E3, 10:55 a.m.
Combining MIP, 3-D Visualization, and REMChlor to Evaluate Plume Migration | Christopher Gurr


D4, 8:00 a.m.
Permanganate and Unactivated Persulfate for in situ Chemical Oxidation of 1,4-Dioxane | Pat Evans

A6, 8:25 a.m.
Pilot-Scale Demonstration of in situ Biogeochemical Transformation for Treatment of Chlorinated Solvents | Jennifer Smith

A6, 9:40 a.m.
Field Demonstration of a Monitoring Toolbox for in situ Biogeochemical Transformation | Pat Evans


G8, 8:00 a.m.
Social Sustainability Evaluation Matrix (SSEM) to Quantify Social Aspects of Sustainable Remediation | Melissa Harclerode

H7, 8:25 a.m.
Membrane Bio lm Reactor for Nitrate and Perchlorate Treatment | Jennifer Smith

H7, 9:40 a.m.
Nitrate Treatment in Falmouth, MA (Cape Cod) Using Permeable Reactor Barriers | Cannon Silver

B8, 3:05 p.m.
Delivery and Performance of Oil-Based EAB Amendments in a Heterogeneous Aquifer Using Shear-Thinning Fluids | Neil Smith

Poster Sessions

B1, Monday
Innovative Re-use of Waste Heat During in situ Thermal Remediation | Tamzen Macbeth

F4, Monday
Column Study Treatability Testing for in situ Bioremediation of Mining-influenced Water | Nathan Smith

A6, Wednesday
Biogeochemical Transformation Design, Implementation, and Optimization | Pat Evans

D6, Wednesday
Modeling of Soil Gas Transport and Remediation Alternatives to Limit Vapor Intrusion | Michael Miller

G8, Wednesday
Social Costs of Environmental Metrics: Representation and Challenges | Melissa Harclerode

G9, Wednesday
Improving the Sustainability of Cleanups through Conservation and Reuse of Remediated Groundwater: A SURF Initiative | Melissa Harclerode

Platform Chairs

B1, Monday
Thermal Remediation: State of the Practice | Tamzen Macbeth

A5, Tuesday
Enhanced Bioremediation Strategies | Kent Sorenson

G8, Thursday
The Social Dimension of Sustainable Remediation | Melissa Harclerode

H7, Thursday
Perchlorate and Nitrate Source Identification and Remediation | Pat Evans

Panel Discussions

G8, Thursday, 9:15 a.m.
Social Dimension Indicators & Metrics | Melissa Harclerode

B, Thursday, 10:05 a.m.
DNAPL Source Zone Remedial Actions: Managing Uncertainty Associated with DNAPL Site Cleanup Decisions – Getting it Right the First Time | Tamzen Macbeth

Short Course

Sunday, 1:00 p.m.
Incorporating Mass Flux and Mass Discharge into an Integrated DNAPL Site Strategy: The ITRC Approach | Tamzen Macbeth