June 12-14, 2024 - San Francisco, CA




Technical committees of DFI and ADSC combine their industry expertise to organize DFI SuperPile ’24. The three-day event includes technical committee meetings along with presentations on the latest developments in piling foundations. Invited and selected presentations highlight advancements, innovations, and challenges in design and construction of deep foundations, particularly related to piling solutions.


Speakers: Michael Morgano, P.E. & Camilo Alvarez, P.E. - QA/QC of Drilled Foundations Using Thermal Integrity Profiling and Drilled Shaft Verticality Ben White, P.E. & Ryan Allin, P.E. - Correlation of Dynamic & Static Load Testing for Drilled Shafts Using Multi-Level Instrumentation

Friday, June 14th

Parallel Session B1: Innovative Plastics & Piles, Salons 3-6

10:55-11:20am – Jon Sinnreich, P.E., GRL Engineers;  Evaluation of Tangent Bearing Element Axial Load Response

Parallel Session A3: QA/QC, Salon 7

Moderator – Ryan Allin, P.E., Pile Dynamics, Inc.

3:05-3:30pm – Ryan Allin and Ben White, P.E. GRL Engineers; Load Test Correlation Utilizing Embedded Sensors for Dynamic and Static Load Testing

3:30-3:55pm – Jon Sinnreich, P.E., GRL Engineers and Stephen Crawford, University of Florida; Comparison of Dynamic CAPWAP and Static BDSLT Load Test Results at Signature Bridge

3:55-4:20pm – Camilo Alvarez, GRL Engineers; Drilled Foundation Testing: A Comparison of Different QA/QC Testing Methods