Erosion and Sediment Control

Case Study

Considerations for Selecting a Turf Reinforcement Mat for Hydraulic Infilling Applications

Tuesday, February 13
8:00 AM - 9:00 AM

PDH: 1

Location: 102C

Level of Presentation: Intermediate

Want to establish vegetation on your site before erosion can take hold? Turf Reinforcement Mats when properly applied with Hydraulic Mulch can be a powerful weapon in achieving rapid site stabilization. In erosion control, Turf Reinforcement Mats (TRMs), when installed in the wrong application can have catastrophic results. This presentation will cover the basics of selecting and installing a TRM with hydraulic mulch.

Want to establish vegetation on your site before erosion can take hold? Turf Reinforcement Mats when properly applied with Hydraulic Mulch can be a powerful weapon in achieving rapid site stabilization. In erosion control, Turf Reinforcement Mats (TRMs), when installed in the wrong application can have catastrophic results. This presentation will cover the basics of selecting and installing a TRM with hydraulic mulch.

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Target Audience: Consultant,Contractor,Engineer,Mining Industry

Joe Church

North American Sales Manager
Low and Bonar

Joseph O. Church, P.E., PO Box 572, Sullivan’s Island, SC 29482
josephochurch@gmail.com/843.906.2412

Civil Engineer focused on stormwater and stormwater technologies with over 24 years of experience

Bachelors of Science in Civil Engineering, Georgia Institute of Technology, 1993.
Bachelors of Science, Management, Georgia Institute of Technology, 1990.
South Carolina Professional Engineering License, 2001.
South Carolina Commercial Contracting License, 2005 (currently in inactive).

American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE) State of SC Secretary, 2012
ASCE State of SC Member at Large, 2011
Chairman, Geotechnical Committee, ASCE SC. 2006
President, ASCE Charleston, SC 2005


Married with 2 children.

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Richard Goodrum

NAFTA Sales Manager
Low & Bonar Inc.

Richard is currently the North American sales manager for Low & Bonar's EnkaSolutions brand of high performance geosynthetics. He has over 30 years of progressive engineering, sales, marketing and product management experience in the field of geosynthetics. Throughout his career he has participated in various capacities on industry committees and task groups within associations like ASTM, GMA, GSI, IECA and IFAI, to promote the use of geosynthetics in the broad field of civil engineering. Prior to joining Low & Bonar in 1998, he had roles in sales, marketing and technical service with Synteen USA, Hoechst Celanese and Mirafi. He began his career as a highway resident construction engineer with the NCDOT and is a graduate of UNC Charlotte.

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