Virtual RemTech 2020

October 14 & 15, 2020 - Online


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Technical Session 1

  • Benzo(a)pyrene and TPH Remediation Completed by In Situ Gas Thermal RemediationPresentation
    Xiaosong Chen, GEO Environmental Remediation
  • Integrated Approach to the Remediation of Chlorinated Organic Compounds in Low Permeability Soils – Six Years Post InjectionPresentation
    Leanne Austrins, CH2M HILL
  • Integrated Characterization and 3-D Modelling of Large Industrial Sites Used to Optimize Targeted Remediation and Risk Management ProgramsPresentation
    Kimberley McLeish, WorleyParsons
  • Cost-Effective and High-Resolution Subsurface Characterization through Integration of Sequential Pumping Test Data Presentation
    Walter Illman, University of Waterloo

Technical Session 2

  • False Positive Detection of Naphthenic Acids in Groundwater Samples at a SAGD Facility Near Fort McMurray Presentation
    Aurore Kurc, Millennium EMS Solutions
  • Pyrogenic Versus Petrogenic Determination Through the Use of Diagnostic PAH Ratios Presentation
    Gordon Nelson, AGAT Laboratories
  • Managing Metallic and Electrical Interference in EM Data Presentation
    Dave Paton, PENSERV Corp.
  • Bench- and Pilot-Scale Treatability Testing of ISCO and Surfactant Enhanced Biodegradation of Long Chain Petroleum Hydrocarbons Presentation
    Steven Hammer, SLR Consulting

Technical Session 3

  • Bench Testing Program Reduces Project Costs & Risk Presentation
    Stephen Sumsion, McCue Engineering Contractors
  • Sustainable remediation practices at a gas well site in Alberta, Canada Presentation
    Carol Elliott, Shell Canada
  • 10 Questions to Ask About Your Remediation System Presentation
    Lynda Smithard, McCue Engineering Contractors
  • Incorporating Sustainability into Site Cleanup – A Field Example Presentation
    Leanne Austrins, CH2M HILL

Technical Session 4

  • In-Situ Hydraulic Conductivity Testing of Soils with Elevated SAR’s – A Case Study Presentation
    Adam Dunn, Earthmaster Environmental
  • Remediation and Restoration of the Lac-Mégantic, Québec Oil Train Disaster Presentation
    Todd Schwendeman, AECOM
  • State of the Art – Summary and Evaluation of Existing Work and Future Reclamation Research Priorities Presentation
    Leonard Leskiw, Paragon Soil
  • Nova Scotia’s new Contaminated Sites Regulations Presentation
    Paul Currie, Nova Scotia Department of Environment

Technical Session 5

  • Not Your Mother’s Mixmaster – In-Situ Remediation of Tetrachloroethylene (PCE) by Soil Mixing with Zero Valent Iron (ZVI) and Clay Presentation
    Sarah Cicchini, Golder Associates
  • In-Situ Thermally-Enhanced Hydrolysis of 1,2-Dichloroethane in Fine-Grained Lacustrine Deposits: Pilot Study Presentation
    Mike Singer, CH2M HILL
  • Case Study: Remediation of a DNAPL Source Zone using the Electro-Thermal Dynamic Stripping ProcessTM an in situ Electrical Resistive Heating (ERH) Method Presentation
    Tom Grimminck, Dillon Consulting
  • In-Situ Thermal Treatment of Fractured Rock Presentation
    Ralph Baker, TerraTherm

Technical Session 6

  • The Environment Agency’s Probabilistic Groundwater Rrisk Assessment Software: a UK Perspective on Assessing the Risks Posed by Leaching Contaminants Presentation
    Stephen Barnes, Golder Associates
  • Remediation System Design for Salt Sites in Low Conductivity Clays Presentation
    John Banks, Matrix Solutions
  • Sediment Remediation and Shoreline Rehabilitation Project Presentation
    Paul Halliday, Envirocon
  • Dust Suppressant Impacts During Pipeline Construction – Implementation of a RMP and MNA Program in Jasper National Park Presentation
    Emma Kirsh, SLR Consulting

Technical Session 7

  • Highly Succesful ERD Pilot Study in Residual DNAPL Utilizing a Simple Additive Delivery Approach Presentation
    Kent Armstrong, BioStryke
  • Advances in Groundwater Plume Stability and Plume Diagnostic Evaluations Presentation
    Joe Ricker, EarthCon Consultants
  • Slow Release Persulfate and MultiOx™ Cylinders for Passive, Long-term Treatment of Petroleum Hydrocarbon Contaminated Sites Presentation
    Jean Pare, Chemco
  • Can PHC Impacted Fractured Limestone Be Remediated Using ISCO? Presentation
    Rick McGregor, InSitu Remediation Services

Technical Session 8

  • Vertical Distribution, Attenuation, and Remediation of Brine Releases, Wichita County, Texas Presentation
    Jeffrey Hale, Kleinfelder
  • Salt in the Wound: Remediating and Reclaiming Salt-Affected Soils Presentation
    Vivienne Wilson, CH2M HILL
  • Subsoil Salinity Tool Application on Abandoned Wellsites in Southern Alberta: Industry and Consulting Perspectives, Challenges, and Solutions Presentation
    K. Eric Van Gaalen, Trace Associates
  • New Technologies for the Cleanup of Weathered Petroleum in Silt and Clay Presentation
    Troy Fowler, Bioremediation Specialists

Technical Session 9

  • “Case Study: Innovative In-Situ Response to a Large Spill of Formaldehyde and Petroleum Hydrocarbons” Presentation
    Bruce Tunnicliffe, Vertex Environmental
  • Beaver Municipal Solutions Coppice Willow System Using Land Application of City of Edmonton Biosolids Generated by Municipal Wastewater Treatment Plants Presentation
    Pierre Breau, Beaver Municipal Services
  • Pilot Testing of an Electrokinetic Barrier– Dissolved Chloride at the Former CN Irma Landfill Presentation
    Julie Burghardt, Golder Associates
  • Bio-Remediating 6,000 m3 Solvent Impacted Soil on a Small Site in an Urban Setting Presentation
    Frans Hettinga, TetraTech

Technical Session 10

  • Outboard Marine Corporation of Canada – Remediation Under Court Supervision or “An In-solvent Remediation” Presentation
    Sean Salvatori, Dillon Consulting
  • Laboratory Treatability Study on an Innovative Approach to Remediation of Groundwater Impacted with DNAPL Using Stabilized ClO2/UV Radiation Presentation
    Roger Saint-Fort, Mount Royal University
  • Phantom PHCs? Using the F2:F3b ratio to eliminate false PHC detections in clean soils Presentation
    Francine Kelly-Hooper, CH2M HILL
  • Analytical Advancements: Acid Herbicides Case Study Presentation
    Patrick Novak, CARO Analytical

Technical Session 11

  • Results of First Full Scale 1,4-Dioxane Synthetic Media Groundwater Remediation System Presentation
    Steven Woodard, ECT
  • Groundwater Protection Plan Related to a Fracking Incident Presentation
    Aziz Shaikh, TetraTech
  • The Importance of Considering Combined Surface Water and Groundwater Drainage Issues When Planning Site Remediation Presentation
    Joe Lenham, TetraTech
  • Sodium and Sulphate Aquifer Impact when Conducting Chemical Oxidation of Organic Contaminants in Soil and Groundwater with Persulphate Salts Presentation
    Jean Pare, Chemco

Technical Session 12

  • Surfactant Flushing and Enhanced Remediation of Soil and Groundwater at a Remote Site in Northern, BC Presentation
    Richard Wells, Franz Environmental
  • Sustainability Appraisal of Revegetation Options for Mine Remediation in Northern Canada Presentation
    Elizaveta Petelina, Saskatchewan Research Council
  • Bathurst Island – The Definition of a Difficult Location Presentation
    Mark Yetman, Aboriginal Affairs and Northern Development Canada
  • Kishon River Sediment Remediation in Israel – Implementing a Large Scale Remediation Project in a Complex Environment Presentation
    Christian Belanger, EnGlobe
  • Long-Term Management of Remote Wetland Sites: Multi-Criteria Analysis of Remediation Options Presentation
    Ranjeet Nagare, WorleyParsons

Technical Session 13

  • New Methods to Assess and Support Monitoring Natural Source Zone Depletion Presentation
    Deanne Goodwin, CH2M HILL
  • Assessment of Variability in Flux Chamber-based Soil CO2 Efflux Measurements at a Petroleum Remediation Sites Presentation
    Ellen Porter, CH2M HILL
  • Phytoremediation of PHC and Salt Impacted Soil – Field Results, Soil Toxicity and New Research Using Soil Amendments to Accelerate Remediation Presentation
    Bruce Greenberg, University of Waterloo
  • Monitored Natural Attenuation at a Municipal Solid Waste Landfill Near Sulphide Bearing Mine Tailings Presentation
    Leslie Hardy, AMEC
  • Biochar Application for Revegetation Purposes in Northern Saskatchewan Presentation
    Skye Ketilson, Saskatchewan Research Council

Technical Session 14

  • Blind Horizontally Bored Remediation Well Concepts – Siltation Assessment and Cost Comparison Presentation
    Marshall Pachal, Stantec
  • Forensic Investigations of Petroleum Hydrocarbon Environmental Impacts: Overview of Strategies and Case Studies Presentation
    Heather Lord, Maxxam
  • Sustainable and Rapid Petroleum Remediation at Gas Stations UsingGas Thermal Remediation Presentation
    Carol Winell, GEO Environmental Remediation
  • Comparing Effectiveness of Activated vs. Un-activated Sodium Persulfate During In-Situ Remediation of Petroleum Hydrocarbons Presentation
    David Nuell, Nichols Environmental
  • Addressing “cis-Stall” at a Former Dry Cleaning Facility Presentation
    Troy Fowler, Bioremediation Specialists

BCEIA Technical Session

  • Flooding As An Unplanned Remedial Option? Presentation
    Tadd Berger, Pinchin West
  • Esquimalt Graving Dock (EGD) Waterlot Sediment Remediation Phase 1B Open Water Dredging Presentation
    Warren Sandes, Tervita
  • Innovative Chemical Treatment of TBT (Tributyltin)-Impacted Marine Sediments: A Bench Scale Study Presentation
    George Ivey, Ivey International
  • Bench Scale Trials of Promising Remedial Technologies for PFOS Extraction/Destruction Presentation
    James West, Stantec

Reseau Environnement Technical Session

  • Treatment of the Contaminated Water after the Lac-Mégantic Disaster Presentation
    Jean Paquin, Sanexen Environmental Services
  • Characterization of the Contamination at Lac-Mégantic – Presentation
    Denis Millette, Golder Associates
  • Calculation of the Contaminated Soil Volumes with Geostatistics at Lac-Mégantic Presentation
    Sara Godoy, Envisol
  • Description of the Treatment Process Studied for the Treatment of Contaminated Soils from Lac-Mégantic Presentation
    Guilaume Bedard, LVM

Canadian Brownfields Network Technical Session

  • Innovative Redevelopment of Legacy Brownfield Properties in a Municipality Presentation
    Nathan Richard, City of Kingston
  • Finding Solutions to Unique Challenges Associated with Redeveloping Major Urban Shopping Centres Presentation
    Diane Zorn, Hemmera
  • Brownfield Re-use + Sustainable Remediation = Sustainable Development Presentation
    Francisco Perello, SuRF Canada
  • Environmental Investigations at a Former Industrial Property Presentation
    Tom Williams, XCG Consultants

Product Presentations

  • DECON-IT Presentation
    Ivey International
  • Build in Canada Innovation Program Presentation
    Public Works and Government Services Canada
  • New Equipment to Support Emergency Spill Response and Large Volume Dewatering and Treatment Presentation
  • The ALLU Solution to Meeting Jobsite Challenges Presentation
    Allu Group
  • Aerial Image Acquisition and Processing Services Presentation
    Matrix Solutions
  • Waste Solidification Technology for Water or Hydrocarbon Based Fluids and Sludges Presentation
    KBL Environmental
  • PlumeStop™ Colloidal Biomatrix Presentation
  • Fully Integrated Environmentally Focussed Waste Solutions for Oil Sands Operations Presentation
    Tervita Corporation