National Hydraulic Engineering Conference

Start Date:
Tuesday, August 28, 2018
End Date:
Friday, August 31, 2018
Hyatt Regency Columbus
350 North High Street
Columbus, OH 43215

The Russ College of Engineering and Technology at Ohio University, in cooperation with The Ohio Department of Transportation, is proud to host the 2018 National Hydraulic Engineering Conference (NHEC), Tues.-Fri., August 28-31, at the Hyatt Regency in Columbus, Ohio. Themed “Advancing Hydraulic Engineering through Innovation and Resilient Design,” the ninth biennial conference will address the challenges that transportation agencies face to construct, maintain, sustain, and improve hydraulic structures in the physical, natural, social, and economic environments of today and tomorrow.

Presentation topics will include stream stability, water quality, stormwater management, climate change, scour, modeling, and related areas. The conference will also feature demonstrations, field trips, and short courses for surface transportation officials, including hydraulic engineers, environmental engineers, National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System (NPDES) specialists, roadway designers, and other professionals.

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Conference registration does not include your hotel stay. For additional information about this event click HERE.



ONLINE REGISTRATION IS NOW CLOSED. Walk up registration will still be available when checking in at the conference.

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