Meeting Notice

Monthly Luncheon Meeting

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Wednesday, October 25, 2017

Maggiano’s Perimeter
4400 Ashford Dunwoody Road
Atlanta, GA 30346

Registration:   11:15 am
Luncheon:       11:30 am
Meeting:          12:00 noon – 1:30 pm


$30.00 Members
$10.00 Students
$40.00 Walk-ins / No Show Fee
$5.00 Scholarship Donation


(5) Table Top Lunch Sponsors (Lunch sponsors can provide items for raffle, such as gift cards, electronics, equipment, apparel, etc.)

Sponsors are first come first serve at $200.00. All monies collected will go toward the event costs.


I-85 Bridge Collapse Reconstruction

Our presentation will focus on the I-85 Bridge Collapse giving an overview of the demolition and reconstruction process.  We will review the project management, communications, and key relationships critical to the completion of the project.  On a more technical side we will discuss some of the specific challenges with the ready mix concrete and how we overcame them.  In closing we will quickly preview a few future projects of interest to the ICRI/ACI group and take any questions.

This event should fill up quickly . . . PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED to attend this event.


Mark Dolan and Adam Grist
C. W. Matthews Contracting Company, Inc.

Adam Grist is the Vice President of Structures at C.W. Matthews Construction Company Inc. (CWM), based in Marietta, Georgia. In this role, he oversees both the Bridge and Concrete Divisions which are responsible for the construction of various types of bridges, cast in place concrete retaining walls, mechanically stabilized earth walls (MSE), sound barriers, concrete flatwork, and concrete paving.

Adam joined CWM in 2006, where he has held several lead positions as an Engineer and General Manager for the Bridge Division. Prior to working at CWM Adam worked for APAC Southeast in both Virginia and Georgia where he led estimating and management of bridge projects in the Northern Virginia and Metro Atlanta markets.
A graduate of Virginia Tech, Grist holds a bachelor’s degree in Civil Engineering.

Mark Dolan is the Senior Structures Engineer for C.W. Matthews Contracting Company Inc.  In a lead operations role Mark is responsible for the daily coordination with Project Owners, Self-Preforming Crews, Subcontractors, and Suppliers.  He is involved in the execution of various bridge, cast in place concrete retaining wall, mechanically stabilized earth (MSE) retaining wall, and sound barrier projects.  
Mark joined CWM after relocating from the Boston Massachusetts area in 2014.  Prior to relocating he served in a project management role for J.F. White Contracting Company on multiple structures projects for the Massachusetts Port Authority and the Massachusetts Department of Transportation.
Mark earned a master’s degree in Construction Management and a bachelor’s degree in Civil Engineering Technology from Wentworth Institute of Technology.  



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