“FGI Short Course addresses Shale Oil and Gas Development in Texas”
The Fabricated Geomembrane Institute (FGI) held back-to-back short courses in Texas this month. The first short course was offered in Dallas, Texas on 11 September 2013 at the Dallas Omni and Convention Center, followed by a second offering on 12 September 2013 at the Cook Center at Navarro College in Corsicana, Texas. The Dallas, Texas short course was offered as part of the Texas Section of the American Society of Civil Engineers’ (ASCE) Centennial Celebration Conference. The short courses were organized by the FGI with the outstanding assistance of Sean Merrell and Brad Hernandez of the Texas ASCE and Cassandra Dillon of Navarro College. The courses were attended by approximately ninety (90) attendees. Figure 1(a) shows the early start of the short course in the beautiful Dallas Omni Convention Center conference room in which the short course took place. Figure 1(b) shows the newly constructed Cook Education Center at Navarro College, which was the setting for the second short course.
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