Dr. Gennaro G. Marino, P.E., D.GE will be presenting “Encountering Geo-Construction Difficulties” at the October 2018 Meeting of the Central Missouri Chapter of CSI. His presentation will be on Friday, October 5th, at 12:00 pm. This presentation will provide an overview of what constitutes a geoforensics investigation of a geo-construction problem. In addition to providing basic to detailed definitions of geoforensics, the presentation will summarize all the key components of a forensic investigation, and the varied causation components to the failure or problem. Each component will be discussed in detail with salient examples of actual case histories the presenter has investigated. MEA has been involved in cases which involved claims of up to about $1 billion dollars. Also discussed will be how a contractor should proceed once a potential geo-construction problem is identified, including do’s and dont’s of how to approach geoforensics investigations. The presentation will conclude with a summary of key points when encountering geo-construction difficulties. The event costs $15 to attend. Please email firstname.lastname@example.org by October 1 to RSVP. Checks can be made out to CSI Central Missouri Chapter. This event is sponsored by the Construction Specifications Institute Central Missouri Chapter.