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Topic:  Airfield Facility Planning and Execution for Modernization, Adaptability, and Sustainability Workshop (hosted by Jacobs)


Presenter:  Matthew Kundrot, PE, Federal Program Director Aviation, Jacobs Engineering


Objective: Provide background on the critical elements of airfield design and construction and consequence of failure of misunderstanding or misapplication of the design and construction standards. Provide the attendees with a working understanding of the necessary multi-disciplined aspects of Airfield Design and Construction for in- house design and review of contracted work efforts resulting in improved airfield project quality and value. The presentation will utilize practical examples from a range of DOD and civil airfield projects and conditions similar to the Europe District AOR.


Morning Session (1 PDH):  Airfield Design and Construction 

  • Overview of airfield civil and electrical construction.

  • Coverage of major airfield system planning, design, and construction issues

  • Planning Elements:  Example situations of beddowns, requirements, planning and siting factors on airfields

  • Cyber and asset protection in current times and design factors for the airfield

  • Airfield design and construction factors to consider for successful execution

 Break for Lunch


Afternoon Session (2.5 PDH):  Airfield Paving and Lighting Construction

  • Airfield pavement construction:  PCC and HMA typical quality assurance issues

  • Recent paving examples from DOD projects

  • Airfield lighting and electrical construction

  • In pavement and underground electrical infrastructure

  • Discussion and questions of typical airfield design, construction, quality, and safety issues

RSVP:   EventBrite if escort is required
Location: DFAC conference room, Clay Kaserne
Date:  17 October 2019
    1130 – Presentation (Part 1)
    1230 – Networking and optional lunch

    1300 – Workshop (Part 2)
Cost:  Suggested donation $20/20€ for industry and $10/10€ for military/civilian.  All proceeds go toward scholarships.  Receipts provided.
Other: PDH certificate available.  Please forward the event invitation to others interested in attending.  For any questions (or a map) please email rhein.main.same@gmail.com

Airfield Facility Planning and Execution for Modernization, Adaptability, & Sustainability Workshop
Start Date/Time:
Thursday, October 17, 2019 5:30 AM


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