Roux to Speak at Perrin National Construction Defect Conference

Wednesday, November 15 – Friday, November 17 Perrin Conferences sets the standard in the professional education industry as the place to learn, network, and conduct business. Perrin’s National Construction Defect (CD) Conference will open with a Networking Cocktail Reception on the evening of Wednesday, November 15th. The conference will be a full day on Thursday, November 16th and a half day on Friday, November 17th.

On Thursday, Roux’s Marc Scarcella, Principal and ECA Practice Leader, will be speaking as part of the conference’s panel on “East Coast Versus West Coast Jurisdictional Update in CD Law,” including discussion of the following topics:

  • National Trends in Construction Defect Claims
  • Catastrophic Storms and the Impact on Construction Defect Claims
  • Anti-Indemnity Statutes
  • Co-Carrier Contribution
  • Chapter 558 versus SB800
  • Criminal Culpability in CD Claims

To learn more, download the conference brochure or register here.

Perrin Conferences National Construction Defect Conference

Upcoming Webinars at Roux Associates

Check out some of our upcoming webinars, along with events and exhibits.

 

Roux Complimentary Webinar: 
Property Transfer Environmental Due Diligence: Regulations vs. Reality
Monday, November 13th • 2:00pm EST 
Presented by Mitch Wiest, Principal Hydrogeologist

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Roux Complimentary Webinar: 
Renewable Energy Production on Contaminated Properties
Monday, November 20th • 2:00pm EST
Presented by Meredith Harris, P.E., Principal Engineer

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The Knowledge Group Webinar:
Post-Confirmation Liquidation and Litigation Trusts in Business Bankruptcies: What Lies Ahead in 2018 
Wednesday, December 13th • 3:00pm EST
Presented by Marc Scarcella, Principal and Economics Practice Leader

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Upcoming Events

Roux to Speak at CLM Bermuda Chapter Educational & Networking Event

Tuesday, November 7 CLM’s Bermuda Chapter is hosting a November Educational & Networking Event entitled “The Cost of Catastrophes: A Panel Perspective on Pollution Events.” The panel, including Roux’s Vice President and Principal Engineer Peter Alvey, P.E., will discuss environmental claims that arise due to the time element provision of the current general liability policies written on the London and Bermuda forms. The panel will present the technical, legal, and coverage-related challenges involved in handling of these events, while exploring the interaction of other policies such as property, business interruption, and directors and officers (D&O) policies.

Click here to read more and register for this event.

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Long Island Youth Ocean Conservation Summit

Saturday, November 4 Join Coastal Steward Long Island (CSLI) in Endeavour Hall at Stony Brook University for the 3rd Annual Youth Ocean Conservation Summit (YOCS). Attendees will hear from keynote speaker William Wise, the Director of New York Sea Grant and former Associate Director of the School of Marine and Atmospheric Sciences; develop plans for projects and mini-grant applications to improve the marine environment; and much more. The first 50 student registrants will receive a free book.

For additional information, please click here or download the event flyer

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NYU’s Master’s in Hospitality Lecture – Roux to Present

Tuesday, October 24 Christopher Proce, Principal Hydrogeologist, and Daniel Sihksnel, Business Development Associate, will be guest lecturing at New York University. Mr. Proce and Mr. Sihksnel of Roux’s Islandia, New York office will be teaching Environmental Law as part of a Legal Issues in Hospitality Graduate class Tuesday evening from 6:20pm to 8:50pm.

Topics for discussion include Lead-Based Paint, Tanks, Cooling Towers, Environmental Due Diligence Prior to Purchase, Operating the Hotel in Keeping with Environmental Concerns, Hazardous Chemicals, and Asbestos.

Click here to learn more about NYU’s MS in Hospitality Industry Studies.

NYU Hospitality

Roux to Present at Railroad Environmental Conference

Tuesday, October 24 – Wednesday, October 25 Roux’s Timothy Adams, Principal Hydrogeologist, will be speaking at the 19th Annual Railroad Environmental Conference (RREC) at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. On Tuesday, Timothy will present on “Remediation of 1,1,2 TCA via Soil Blending and Direct Injection at a Rail Car Cleaning Facility” with Dave Modrowski of Union Tank Car Company. The presentation will discuss chlorinated organic compounds (CVOCs) and how they were treated at an active rail car maintenance facility.

RREC 2017 will feature presentations by railroaders, consulting engineers, academics, and others involved in all aspects of railroad environmental topics. Over 500 people attended the conference last year; this year’s conference is expected to be the largest gathering of the railroad environmental community.

For more information, click here or download the event program.

Railroad Environmental Conference