DFI SuperPile ’22, in partnership with ADSC

June 15 – 17, 2022
Hilton St. Louis at the Ballpark
One South Broadway
St. Louis, MO 63102
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We are so excited to be reopening registration for SuperPile ’22 in St. Louis. This was the location originally planned for SuperPile ’20, which was moved online. Thank you to our exhibitors and sponsors that moved with us to 2022.

Conference Summary

The technical committees of DFI and ADSC combined their industry expertise to organize SuperPile ’22. This three-day conference includes presentations on the latest developments in:
  • Driven piles
  • Augered cast-in-place/drilled displacement piles
  • Micropiles
  • Marine foundations
  • Testing and evaluation of foundation systems
  • Seismic and lateral loads
  • Drilled shafts
  • Ground improvement (related to piling)
  • Helical piles and tiebacks
Presentations will showcase advancements, innovations, and challenges in design and construction of deep foundations and design approaches for foundation optimization, innovative approaches to foundation construction, and case histories/topics relevant to the mid-west region. Highlights include invited speakers on the Historic Eads Bridge, DFI's Osterberg Memorial Lecture, and continuation of the panel discussion Horses for Courses.

On Wednesday, June 15, DFI committees will meet in the afternoon to discuss progress on various committee projects and in the evening from 6:30-8:00 p.m. the Women in Deep Foundations Committee will host a not-to-be-missed networking reception at a local venue. Location and price to be announced soon.

On Thursday, June 16, plenary (combined) sessions will present a variety of technical topics featuring invited speakers as well as the annual Osterberg Memorial Lecture.

Two parallel sessions on Friday, June 17, will provide attendees the option to choose presentations of interest. Invited and selected presentations will highlight advancements, innovations and challenges in design and construction of deep foundations, particularly related to piling solutions. Equipment, material and instrumentation suppliers, contractors, engineers, and other vendors will present their services in our Exhibit Hall.

Who Should Attend

SuperPile ’22 will gather design professionals, engineers, contractors, researchers, material and equipment suppliers, and government agencies involved in the design, construction and research of piling solutions for foundations, excavation support and slope stabilization.

What Your Registration Includes

Full Registration for Attendees, Exhibitors, and Speakers Include:
  • Conference Presentations
  • Exhibit Hall Access
  • Continental Breakfasts
  • Morning and Afternoon Networking Breaks
  • Networking Luncheons
  • Conference Welcome Reception
  • Access to Online Conference Proceedings
Registration for the Women in Deep Foundations Networking Reception can be added to your registration. Please note this is a ticketed event not included in your conference registration.

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Conference Committee

Lyle Simonton, P.E., of Subsurface Constructors Inc., is the SuperPile '22 Conference Chair, and Paul Axtell, P.E., D.GE, of Dan Brown and Associates is the Technical Program Chair. They are supported by a dedicated group of local and national industry professionals who serve on the program committee. 

Lyle Simonton, P.E. | Conference Chair

Paul Axtell, P.E., D.GE | Technical Program Chair

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