Papers can now be submitted for accepted abstracts. For the preparation of the paper, please use the paper template for this conference, which can be found here.

All papers will be reviewed by the Technical Program Committee, which is headed up by Andy Boeckmann.:

Andy Boeckmann

Technical Program Chair

Andy Boeckmann, Ph.D., P.E., is a senior engineer with Dan Brown and Associates. Andy primarily works on geotechnical design for large bridge projects, but also specializes in evaluation of deep foundation mass concrete and reuse of foundations. Andy is a prolific deep foundation researcher, especially research pertaining resistance, construction, reliability, and integrity of deep foundations. Prior to joining DBA, Andy was a research engineer at the University of Missouri. Prior to working at MU, Andy was a consulting geotechnical engineer for URS Corp. in St. Louis. Andy is the chair of the Deep Foundations Institute’s Foundation Reuse Task Force, a member of the EFFC/DFI Tremie Concrete Task Group, and a registered professional engineer in Missouri.

Please note that submitting a paper for this conference does not automatically mean that it will be approved for oral presentation at the conference. The Technical Program Committee will assess all incoming papers and select which will be included in the final conference program. All other papers can be presented as posters and will also be included in the conference proceedings. 

All papers will be published in an open access tool to allow for a broad dissemination of the material prepared for this conference. More information will follow soon. 

If there are any questions about the paper submission please contact the Conference Secretariat,