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EVENT

Coasts, Oceans, Ports, and Rivers Institute (COPRI) PORTS® ‘22

September 18 - 20, 2022

Hilton Hawaiian Village
2005 Kalia Road
Honolulu, HI
United States

Our ports and maritime professionals continue to share their expertise to create a better tomorrow for the industry overall. Take the opportunity to talk with them at COPRI Ports ’22! 

Visit any of our experts’ sessions to learn more about major port programs like the Port of Long Beach and the Hugh K. Leatherman terminal as well as innovative approaches to modeling and water injection dredging.

We are a proud Gold sponsor of this year's event. 

Our COPRI ’22 Sessions


1C Port Engineering

  • Monday, September 19 | 8:30 a.m. HST | South Pacific 3
  • Moderator: Bryan N. Jones, P.E., DPE, DCE, AMPE – HDR

Bigger Isn't Better - Managing Uncertainty to Phase the Pier B On-Dock Rail Support Facility

  • Monday, September 19 | 1:05 p.m. HST | South Pacific 4
  • Primary Author: Nathan deSousa, P.E., M.ASCE – Port Design Partners
    Additional Author: Ron Richardson, Professional Engineer, CA – Port of Long Beach
    Additional Author: Try V. Khou, P.E. – HDR

Hugh K. Leatherman Terminal – A Mega Project Success Nearly 20 Years in the Making

  • Tuesday, September 20 | 7:15 a.m. HST | Sea Pearl 1/2
  • Primary Author: Edward (Butch) Weber, P.E., M. ASCE – South Carolina Ports Authority
    Additional Author: Lucy M. Terza, P.E., M. ASCE – South Carolina Ports Authority
    Additional Author: Andrew W. Thiess, P.E., PMP, Senior Project Manager for HDR
    Additional Author: Edward Henry Stehmeyer, III, P.E., M.ASCE – South Carolina Ports Authority

Hugh K. Leatherman Terminal – Wharf Extension Design Considering Phase 1 Lessons Learned

  • Tuesday, September 20 | 7:35 a.m. HST | Sea Pearl 1/2
  • Primary & Presenting Author: Craig McGillawee, P.E., M.ASCE – HDR
    Additional Author: Lucy M. Terza, P.E., M. ASCE – South Carolina Ports Authority
    Additional Author: Ryan Keiper, P.E., SM, M. ASCE – Insight Group LLC

Water Injection Dredging, a Cost-Effective Force of Nature

  • Tuesday, September 20 | 7:35 a.m. HST | South Pacific 3
  • Primary Author: Robert Joseph Wagner, P.E., DNE, BCEE, MASCE – HDR

Advanced Modeling Techniques Make the First and Last Miles the Best Miles at the Port of Long Beach

  • Wednesday, September 21 | 6:55 a.m. HST | South Pacific 4
  • Primary Author: Mark A. Erickson, P.E. – Port of Long Beach
    Additional Author: Beth Kulick, BS, MS – HDR (presenting)
    Additional Author: Rick Degman – HDR