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Wednesday, December 15, 2021

Alternative Technologies

Start Date: 12/15/2021 8:00 AM CST
End Date: 12/16/2021 4:00 PM CST

Venue Name: Courtyard Marriott Lincoln

808 R St
Lincoln, NE  United States  68508

Organization Name: Nebraska On-Site Waste Water Association

Jason Orton
Email: jason@h2oboy.net
Phone: 4024760162



Nebraska CE Class
December 15-16, 2021
Courtyard Marriott Downtown Lincoln
December 15, 2021
8:00 am Check-In
8:30 am NDEE/Extension/NOWWA Representatives .5 hrs
9:00 am System Overview   1.5 hours
Understanding the processes that treat the wastewater in our Onsite treatment systems is the start of understanding how to make the systems operate better.  It also allows for the identification of site concerns and solving those concerns with proper system application.
10:30 am Break
10:45 am Proper Installation         1.5 hours
Understanding the steps to make sure the designed system will operate properly is the start of good installation practices.
12:15 pm Lunch
1:00 pm Soil Problems          1.5 hours
Understanding the proper identification of site characteristics and soil properties that allow for proper system operation.  Some of these site and soil characteristics can add challenges to the system's operation.  Identifying these situations is the start to properly solving them.
2:30 pm Break
2:45 pm Adding technology for Solving Problems   1.5 hours
Understanding the proper application of the additional technologies can make it clearer where the technology fits.  Our conventional systems can work on many sites but certain users and sites may need some additional technology to create the best long-term solution.
4:15 pm Final Wrap-up for the day.25 hrs
December 16, 2021
8:00 am Check-In
8:30 am NDEE/Extension/NOWWA Representatives .5 hrs
9:00 am Designing Pressure distribution                  1 hour
Understanding the proper application and design of pressure distribution can be a really helpful tool in properly solving site problems.  Pressure distribution needs a little help and design for it to work best on all sites.
10:00 am Break
10:15 am Pump selection              1 hour
Understanding the proper sizing and application for pumps allows professionals to solve site situations for proper treatment.  Particularly when applying the new technologies pressurizing s=and lift the effluent becomes a bigger part of the system design.
11:15 am Using timers                   1 hours
Understanding the ability to store the effluent and apply it over time and resting the treatment can make systems perform better.  Working thru the design process and properly setting the timer can make systems perform better in the situations they are being applied.
12:15 pm Lunch
1:00 Installing Technology             1.5 hours
Understanding the proper and additional steps for proper application and installation of new technologies can create a better performance of these technologies.
2:30 pm Final Wrap-up for the day.25
 About the Speakers

Dave Gustafson, PE is a registered Engineer
working in the Water Resource Center at 
The University of Minnesota. He has been dealing
with sewage for over 30 years in municipal
scale systems and backyard treatment
technologies. He has been educating and
assisting onsite treatment professionals in
MN, nationally and internationally for over 25
years. His position allows him to be active in
the troubleshooting and evaluation of systems
in MN and nationally. He has learned through
the years that we can learn from each other
and getting your hands dirty helps to keep your
thoughts clear.


Book your group rate for NE Onsite Wastewater Association
You will find the information for your online reservation link below. If you have questions or need help with the link, please do not hesitate to ask. We appreciate your business and look forward to a successful event.
Event Summary:
NE Onsite Wastewater Association
Start Date: Tuesday, December 14, 2021
End Date: Thursday, December 16, 2021
Last Day to Book: Tuesday, November 23, 2021
Hotel(s) offering your special group rate:
  • Courtyard Lincoln Downtown/Haymarket for 99 USD - 139 USD per night
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Closed: 12/10/2021 5:00 PM

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