AC22 - Cloud-based and AI Solution for Sewer Defect Recognition and Analysis
Recorded On: 04/13/2022
Member fee: $20.00
Non-Member fee: $30.00
1.2 contact hours towards CWEA's: CSM ECI, MT Certifications
SWRCB Waste Water CEUs: 0.5
This session will provide an overview of SewerLogic. SewerLogic is a tool recently developed by AECOM and uses computer vision to automatically detect defects in sewers and improve the efficiency of sewer rehabilitation planning.
Appreciate how machine learning and artificial intelligence can aid engineers plan and execute sewer rehabilitation programs and integrate with existing workflows
Recognize the key elements and steps necessary to set up and train AI to automate detection of defects in sewers
Anticipate how emerging tools can improve the efficiency of sewer rehab programs, levels of service and aid in making data-driven decisions
Mr. Thomas acts as Conveyance Market Sector Leader for AECOM and has over 25 years of experience focussing on water and wastewater infrastructure planning, hydraulic modeling and asset management. He provides technical leadership in master planning, risk assessment and the development of condition assessment and data collection programs and developing rehabilitation and operations and maintenance plans and strategies. Those plans and strategies aim to improve levels of service, extend asset life and reduce life cycle costs. He works extensively with technology providers to effectively leverage the latest tools, integrate with existing systems and enable/improve asset management activities.
Roya Yousefelahiyeh, PE
Black & Veatch
Roya is a project engineer at Black & Veatch with nearly 7 years of experience. She has worked on the design and construction of several projects including recycled water treatment plants (Title 22 for irrigation and IPR), wastewater treatment plants and pump stations. She has Master’s Degree in Civil/Environmental Engineering from North Carolina State University, and a Bachelor’s Degree in Chemical Engineering. She served as the Treasurer of CWEA San Francisco Bay Section from 2016 to 2021. As of March 2022, she is the Fundraising Officer of Engineers Without Borders- San Francisco Professionals Chapter.
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