On Wednesday, June 14, 2017, Alex Vazquez, PE, CFM and Abbie Wilson, PE presented, as part of the Florida Department of Transportation’s Pond Design Course. Alex, Abbie and Ricardo Salazar, PE, FDOT District 6 Drainage Engineer, led an Interconnected Pond Routing (ICPR) Applications Workshop to show how to apply the latest modeling techniques using ICPR Versions 3 & 4.
The Pond Design Course content included an overview of regulatory requirements and a discussion of water quality methods with emphasis on wet detention. Rainfall, design storms, the NRCS curve number runoff method, and the storage indication method which will be used for pond routing were topics that were also addressed.
The Pond Design Course which was held for consultants, agencies and FDOT staff, was held at the FDOT District 6 office located 1000 NW 111 Avenue, Miami, FL 33172.