Burgess & Niple - Speaking Engagement

Speaking Engagements

March 9 - 10, 2021

County Engineers Association of Ohio Storm Water Management and Drainage Conference

Virtual Visit Event Website

Tuesday, March 9, 2021
12:05 - 12:55PM

Is There a River Running Through Your Roadway Budget? Effective Stream Bank Stabilization & Funding Sources to Protect Your Roadways

Is there a river running through your roadway budget? Learn effective streambank stabilization techniques and funding resources that can be used to protect your roadways. Applying more than 30 combined years of environmental engineering experience, Brian Tornes, PE and Matthew Kestner, GIT will explain how to select the most effective stream bank restoration technique: natural channel design, traditional engineering or a combination of the two. This presentation also will illustrate how to maximize water quality and asset protection through stream bank stabilization using case studies that compare cost, form and function. Finally, Betsy Ehler will go over funding opportunities for these project types, who offers them and keys to a successful funding application.

B&N Presenters:

Brian Tornes, PE

Betsy Ehler

Matt Kestner, PE

Brian Tornes, PE, Director, Environmental Division

Director, Environmental Division

Betsy Ehler, Client Services Manager

Client Services Manager

Matt Kestner, PE, Geologist