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Thomas D. Richards, Jr. Named 2019 DFI Distinguished Service Award Recipient

Hawthorne, N.J. – Thomas D. Richards, Jr., PE, D. GE, former chief engineer for Nicholson Construction Company, is the recipient of Deep Foundations Institute's (DFI)...

DFI Announces Recipients of the 2019 Legends Awards

Hawthorne, N.J. (June 26, 2019): Every four years, DFI and the DFI Educational Trust present the Legends Award to three practitioners — an engineer,...

Engineering for Complex Loading Conditions

The Deep Foundations Institute’s annual conference features advancements in performance-based designs. The theme of the Deep Foundations Institute’s (DFI) 43rd Annual Conference on Deep Foundations...

Foundation Research

Deep Foundations Institute (DFI) announced the availability of the most recent edition of the DFI Journal, a peer-reviewed publication of high-quality technical papers. Volume 11,...

DFI announces winners of 2017 Young Professor Paper Competition

The DFI and DFI Educational Trust 2017 Young Professor Paper Competition winner is Arash Khosravifar, Ph.D., P.E., from the geotechnical engineering group in civil and environmental engineering department at Portland State University.

Technical program available for Conference on Deep Foundations

Deep Foundations Institute (DFI) published the Technical Program for the 42nd Annual Conference on Deep Foundations, Oct. 24-27, 2017, in New Orleans. 

DFI awards professional development grants

The DFI Educational Trust and the DFI Women in Deep Foundations (WiDF) Committee awarded five grants of $1,750 each to women involved in design and/or construction of deep foundations to attend DFI’s 42nd Annual Conference in New Orleans.

George K. Burke receives 2017 DFI Distinguished Service Award

George K. Burke, P.E., D.GE, is the recipient of DFI’s highest award to an individual, the Distinguished Service Award (DSA).

DFI announces keynote speakers for Deep Foundations conference

Deep Foundations Institute (DFI) announced four keynote speakers for the 42nd Annual Conference on Deep Foundations, being held in New Orleans, Louisiana, Oct. 24-27, 2017.  

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