2015 MINK Conference

Wednesday, September 23, 2015
Bridge Inspection Regulation and What's Ahead for Locals
Shay Burrows, FHWA HQ Office of Infrastructure
Employee Relations in the Public Sector
Jim Hanks, Ahlers and Cooney
How Butler County Drastically Reduced Claims by Changing its Worker Safety Culture
Darryl Lutz, Butler County, KS and Lonnie Currier, ICI, inc.
Handouts not available.
High Friction Surface Treatments
Frank Julian, FHWA Resource Center
Preparation for the Witness Experience
Tom Stoner, Iowa LTAP
Handouts not available.
MINK Dinner followed by open discussion
Facilitated by Eric Deitcher, FHWA - KS Division
Handouts not available.
Thursday, September 24, 2015
Short Span Steel Bridges
Michael Barker, Steel Bridge Alliance
Clean Water Act/Wetland Mitigation
Justin Hughes, Corps of Engineers, Kansas City Office
Red Book Excerpt Handout
Army Corps WWW
EPA Clean Water Rule WWW
Pavement Preservation Update
Jason Dietz, FHWA Resource Center
What Does a Safety Circuit Rider Do?
David Veneziano, Iowa LTAP
Effective Brine Use in De-icing Operations
Ty Barger, City of Lincoln, Lincoln, NE