General Meeting of the
Federal Remediation Technologies Roundtable

Evolution of Subsurface Remediation: Lessons Learned from Technical Challenges Achieving Site Completion

U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) National Center (Headquarters)
12201 Sunrise Valley Drive | Reston, Virginia 20192
Wednesday, May 9, 2018

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Overall Meeting Objectives:

  1. Identify and discuss case studies where remediation technologies were successful for a variety of soil and groundwater systems
  2. Share experiences and lessons learned that contributed to the operation of these successful remediation technologies
8:00 am Welcome
Geoff Plumley, USGS Associate Director Environmental Health Mission Area & Acting Associate Director Energy and Minerals Mission Area
8:15 am Meeting Objectives and Administrative Business
Kent Glover, AFCEC/CZTE (FRTR Steering Committee Chair) &
Dan Powell, U.S. EPA/OSRTI (Meeting Moderator)
8:30 am Navy's Portfolio Optimization; In Situ Remediation Sites
Michael Singletary, NAVFAC SE
9:10 am EPA’s Superfund Optimization Progress Report (2011 – 2015) - Lessons Learned
Kirby Biggs, U.S. EPA
9:50 am BREAK
10:20 am Multi-Agency Optimization Studies
Dave Becker, USACE
11:00 am Lessons Learned from the Desktop Optimization Effort for FUDS and the Army
Lindsey Lien, USACE
11:40 pm LUNCH (available for purchase in the USGS cafeteria)
12:50 pm FRTR Agency Member Announcements
1:20 pm Lessons Learned Applying Multiple Remediation Technologies at Air Force Plant 4
Bruce C Alleman, PhD, Oneida Total Integrated Enterprises (OTIE)
2:00 pm DOE Technical Assistance Program; LANL Recommendations
Carol Eddy-Dilek, Savannah River National Lab
2:40 pm BREAK
3:00 pm Panel Discussion
Moderator: Dan Powell, U.S. EPA
Panel Members — Michael Singletary (NAVFAC SE), Kirby Biggs (U.S. EPA), Lindsey Lien (USACE), Bruce C Alleman (OTIE), Carol Eddy-Dilek (SRNL)
4:15 pm FRTR Action Items
4:30 pm Closing Remarks/Adjourn

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