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Description

Examine the engineering functions, materials, and methods used in public works projects.

Outline

In this course we’ll review the basic principles of public works engineering functions and examine the materials and methods used in public works projects. Topics include soils, aggregates, bitumen, concrete, utilities, plan review, traffic counts, flexible pavement design, erosion control, surveying, public land survey, construction methods, basic project management, contracts, bidding, and records.

Instructor: Jon Watson, Public Utilities Superintendent, City of Brooklyn Park

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Watson has over 35 years of experience in public works and has served as the public utilities superintendent for the city of Brooklyn Park for the past 20 years. He has a bachelor’s degree in civil engineering from the University of Minnesota and holds state water and sewer licenses.

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Section Title
Technical Aspects of Public Works
Type
Classroom
Days
Th
Time
2:00PM to 5:00PM
Dates
Feb 17, 2022 to Apr 21, 2022
Campus
Twin Cities
Building
Continuing Education & Conference Center
Schedule and Location
Contact Hours
30.0
Location
Delivery Options
Classroom  
Course Fee(s)
Course Fee non-credit $680.00
Section Details
For questions, contact: ccapsreg@umn.edu or 612-625-2900
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