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Historical SAM Updates:

SAM 2013 Update

SAM 2012 Update

SAM 2011 Update

SAM 2010 Update

SAM Spring 2008 Update

SAM 2007 Update

SAM 2006 Update

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SAM Fall 2013 Update 

September 26, 2013
7:30 am to 12:15 pm
County of San Diego Operations Center
Conference Center Hearing Room
5520 Overland Avenue
San Diego, CA 92123

Introduction 

Doug Roff (AECOM)

Agency Updates

DEH Update - Carol Fenner

RWQCB - Craig Carlisle

DTSC - Roger Vintze

Presentations

The Curious Case of Rising Groundwater Levels in Kearny Mesa - Tony Sawyer (DEH)

Coastal Groundwater Investigation Results - Wes Danskin (USGS)

New DTSC Regulations/Guidelines Related to Toxicity Values for TCE and PCE - William Bosan (DTSC)

Vapor Intrusion Workshop, Regulatory and Industry Updates:

     DEH Updates - Kevin Heaton

     Guidance Updates:  EPA and DTSC - Louise Adams and Suzie Nawikas (H&P Mobile 
     GeoChemistry)

     PVI Regulatory and Industry Updates - Todd Ririe (BP)

Questions and Answers

Adjournment

Top


SAM Fall 2012 Update 

September 19, 2012
7:15 am to 12:15 pm
Marina Village Conference Center
Bayview Room
1936 Quivira Way
San Diego, CA 92109

Introduction 

Doug Roff (AECOM)

Agency Updates

DEH Update - Carol Fenner

DEH Implementation of Low Threat Closure Policy - Tony Sawyer

RWQCB - Sue Pease

DTSC - John Scandura

Presentations

Low Threat Closure Policy - Ravi Arulanantham (Geosyntec Consultants)

California LUFT Manual - Adrienne Barns (Sullivan)

Redevelopment Updates:

     Redevelopment Agency Successor Agencies and Brownfields -
     Kevin Reisch (San Diego City Attorney's Office) and Linda Beresford (Opper & Varco LLP)

     Redevelopment Funding - Suzanne Varco (Opper & Varco LLP)

Vapor Intrusion Workshop, Regulatory and Industry Updates:

     Guidance Updates - Todd Ririe (BP)

     Risk Issues, Screening Levels, and Newest Models -
     Blayne Hartman (Hartman Environmental GeoScience)

 

Questions and Answers

Adjournment

Top


SAM Fall 2011 Update 

September 22, 2011
7:15 am to 12:30 pm
Marina Village Conference Center
Captain's Room
1925 Quivira Way
San Diego, CA 92109

Introduction 

Sam Williams (Geosyntec Consultants)

Agency Updates

DEH - Carol Fenner

RWQCB - Sean McClain

DTSC - John Scandura

Presentations

Vapor Intrusion Technical Work Group Update - Kevin Heaton (DEH) and Doug Roff (AECOM)

California LUFT Manual - Adrienne Barns (Sullivan)

Vapor Intrusion Workshop, Regulatory and Industry Updates:

     Guidance Updates - Blayne Hartman (Hartman Environmental GeoScience)

     Sampling Issues:  Chlorinated HCs v. Petroleum HCs - Todd Ririe (BP/Arco)

     Risk Issues, Screening Levels, and Newest Models - Robert Ettinger (Geosyntec)

Questions and Answers

Adjournment

Top


SAM Fall 2010 Update  

September 16, 2010
7:30 am to 12:30 pm
Marina Village Conference Center
Captain's Room
1925 Quivira Way
San Diego, CA 92109

Introduction

Sam Williams - Geosyntec Consultants

Agency Updates

DEH - Carol Fenner

RWQCB - Regulatory Update - Sean McClain
RWQCB - GeoTracker - John Anderson

SWRCB - Daniel Johnson

DTSC - John Scandura

Presentations

California LUFT Manual - Adrienne Barns (Sullivan)

Summary of Local, State and Federal Vapor Intrusion Guidance

Polanco Act Update and Training - Linda Beresford (Opper & Varco)

Questions and Answers

Adjournment

Top


SAM Fall 2008 Update

September 14, 2008 
7:00 am to 4:30 pm
Holiday Inn on the Bay
1355 North Harbor Drive
San Diego, CA

Introduction

Sam Williams - Geosyntec Consultants
2008 SAM Forum Sponsors

Agency Updates

DEH Updates - George McCandless, SD County DEH/SAM

RWQCB Updates - Craig Carlisle, San Diego Regional Water Quality Control Board

DTSC Updates - Tom Cota, Department of Toxic Substances Control

Green Remediation

Overview of Sustainable, Green Remediation and SuRF
    -Dr. Stephanie Fiorenza, BP America

DTSC Green Remediation Team - Status Update
    -Paul Hadley, Department of Toxic Substances Control

Consultants Perspective of Green Remediation
    -Sam Williams for Dr. David Major - Geosyntec Consultants

Industry's Perspective of Sustainable Remediation
    -Curt Stanely - Shell Global Solutions

Air Force Center of Engineering and the Environment Sustainable Remediation Tool
    -Dr. Ata Raman for Dr. Charles Newell, GSI

Managing Thin Layers of LNAPL: Sustainability Meets Recoverability
    -Derek Tomlinson, ERM

Developments in LNALP Understanding

New Understanding in LNAPL Basics
    - Mark Adamski, BP America

LNAPL Mobility and Thickness in Wells
    - Derek Tomlinson for Dr. Randy Charbeneau, University of Texas

LNAPL in Fine-Grained Soil, Observed Field LNAPL and Residual Saturation
    - Mark Adamski

LNAPL Metrics
    - Mark Adamski

LNAPL Modeling, Recovery, and Endpoint Example
    - Derek Tomlinson for Dr. Charbeneau

LNAPL Guidance and Tools
    - Mark Adamski

Questions and Answers

Adjournment

Top


SAM Spring 2008 Update

February 20, 2008 
8:30 am to 11:30 am
Marina Village Conference Center
Captain's Room
1925 Quivira Way
San Diego, CA 92109

Presentations 

IntroductionTom Mills, Leighton Group
2008 SAM Forum Sponsors
Agency Updates 

DEH Updates

Mike Vernetti, SD County DEH/SAM

RWQCB Updates

John Anderson, San Diego Regional Water Quality Control Board

DTSC Updates Handout

John Scandura, Branch Chief, DTSC Military Facilities
Technical Workgroups 

Vapor Assessment

Kevin Heaton, SD County DEH/SAM

Geotechnical Update

Jon Senaha, SD County DEH/SAM
Main Presentations 

Soil Re-use Policy

John Anderson, San Diego Regional Water Quality Control Board

Trend Analysis

Sean McClain, SD County DEH/SAM

Site Conceptual Model
PowerPoint Slides

Keith Kezer, SD County DEH/SAM

Questions and Answers

Adjournment

Top
 


SAM 2007 Update

February 28, 2007 
8:30 am to 11:30 am
Marina Village Conference Center
Captain's Room
1925 Quivira Way
San Diego, CA 92109

Presentations 

IntroductionTom Mills, Leighton Group
Sponsors
Agency Updates 

DEH Agency Update

George McCandless, DEH/SAM

RWQCB Agency Update

Jody Ebsen, CAL EPA San Diego RWQCB

SWRCB Update

George Lockwood, Chief UST Clean-up Unit, SWRCB

Monitoring Well Program Update

James Clay, DEH/SAM
Presentations 

Monitoring Well Purging

Kevin Heaton, DEH/SAM

Standard of Care and Compliance

Tony Sawyer, DEH/SAM

Geology Board Update

George Dunfield, Chief Professional Standards Unit

Questions and Answers

Adjournment

 Top
 


SAM Update 2006

February 22, 2006  8:00 am to 12:00 pm
Marina Village Conference Center
Captain's Suite - Building A
1925 Quivira Way
San Diego, CA 92109

Agenda

2006 SAM Annual Forum Sponsors

IntroductionSuzann Varco, Opper and Varco, LLC
Agency Updates 

DEH Updates

Mike Vernetti, SD County DEH/SAM

RWQCB Updates

Jody Ebsen, RWQCB
Presentations 

Methamphetamine Program

Ewan Moffat and Nick Vent, SD County DEH

Monitoring Well Program

Kevin Heaton, SD County DEH/SAM

Geotechnical Boring Waivers

Tony Sawyer, SD County DEH/SAM

CUPA Corrective Action

Kevin Heaton, SD County DEH/SAM

California Accelerated Cleanup Project

George McCandless, SD County DEH/SAM