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Track 2: Response

Wednesday, April 04

Start Time End Time Information
10:30 AM 12:00 PM
2A: Rivers and Ice
Room: Grand Ballroom, Salon D
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Chair:
Jon Wickersham, ER Specialist,
Co-Chair:
Tony Houdyshell, Hazmat & Emergency Response Officer,
Speakers: Ice Response – Best Practices in Training and Application
Abstract
Trever Miller, Response Manager,
  River Response (Fast-Water)
Abstract
Nic Winslow, Manager Hazmat Planning,

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1:00 PM 2:30 PM
2B: Case Studies - Ice, Fire, and Innovations
Room: Grand Ballroom, Salon D
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Chair:
Bob Dundas, Environmental Coordinator,
Co-Chair:
Rick Gann, State On-scene Coordinator,
Speakers: Ash Coulee Incident Case Study
Abstract
Ken Dockweiler, Director - Land, Government and Compliance,
Co-Author(s):
Bob Dundas, Environmental Coordinator, Belle Fourche Pipeline Co.
  Controlled In-Situ Burn of Crude Oil in Extreme Cold Weather Conditions
Abstract
Paul Nony Ph.D., CIH, Principal Toxicologist and Director of Toxicology and Occupational Health,
Co-Author(s):
Nere Mabile, Principal, Integrity Management Engineer, Mabile Resources
John T. Wilson, Project Manager, CTEH, LLC
  River SCAT Surveys - Recent Lessons Learned from Large-Scale Response
Abstract
Edward Owens Ph.D., President,
Co-Author(s):
Travis Scott, Environmental Scientist/GIS Analyst, Polaris Applied Sciences Inc.
Elliott Taylor, Principal & Sr. Scientist, Polaris Applied Sciences

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3:00 PM 4:30 PM
2C: Response Safety
Room: Grand Ballroom, Salon D
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Chair:
Cory Davis, Principal Consultant and Senior Vice President,
Speakers: Importance of Hazard Assessments for Oil Spill Safety Planning
Abstract
Scott Skelton M.S., C.I.H., Senior IH/ER Consultant,
Co-Author(s):
Heath Cobb, Director, TERP, CTEH, LLC
  Amphibious Aerial Drone Water Sampling and Analysis for Water Resource Protection
Abstract
William A. Alexander, Ph.D., Asst. Professor,
  Perimeter Monitoring Advances for Airborne Hazard and Odor Control
Abstract
Dyron Hamlin MS, PE, CIH, Engineer,
Co-Author(s):
Jacob Jones, Industrial Hygienist, GHD Services
Oneil Wildgoose, HSE, Buckeye

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Thursday, April 05

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8:00 AM 9:30 AM
2D: Fire, Fire, Fire...and don't forget the run off
Room: Grand Ballroom, Salon D
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Chair:
Co-Chair:
Robert Francis, Manager,
Speakers: West Virginia Bakken Train Fire
Abstract
Joseph McCann, Manager, Hazardous Materials,
Co-Author(s):
Dave Czayka, Manager of Southeast Operations, EnviroScience, Inc.
Andrew McManus, Principal Geologist / Incident Response and Recovery Leader – North America, ARCADIS
  Monroe County Well Pad Fire (Ohio)
Abstract
Trevor Irwin, On-Scene Coordinator, Office of Emergency Response,
  Downstream Impacts Due to Fire Run Off
Abstract
Sam Dinkins, Technical Program Manager,
  Maryville CSX Derailment
Abstract
Kevin Eichinger, Federal On-Scene Coordinator,

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10:15 AM 11:45 AM
2E: Non-Floating Oil: Response Tools for Assessment, Tracking, Containment and Recovery
Room: Grand Ballroom, Salon D
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Chair:
Michael Rancilio, Sr Project Manager,
Co-Chair:
Elliott Taylor, Principal & Sr. Scientist,
Speakers: One-Dimensional Riverine Oil-Particle-Aggregate (OPA) Transport and Fate Model for Quick Response
Abstract
Marcelo Garcia, Ph.D., PHD,
Co-Author(s):
Lori Jones, N/A, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
  Kalamazoo River Diluted Bitumen Spill of 2010: Submerged Oil Fate and Behavior
Abstract
Faith Fitzpatrick, Ph.D., Research Hydrologist,
Co-Author(s):
Jacob Hassan, On-Scene Coordinator, USEPA Region V Response
Marcelo Garcia, PHD, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Michel Boufadel, Professor and Director, New Jersey Institute of Technology
  OSRO Guidelines for Submerged and Sunken Oils
Abstract
Jim Elliott, President/COO,
  USCG Research and Development Center’s Recent Work with Submerged Oil
Abstract
Alexander Balsley, Project Manager,
Co-Author(s):
Kurt Hansen, Project Manager, U.S. Coast Guard Research & Development
Danielle Elam, Project Manager, U.S. Coast Guard Research and Development Center

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