Monday 4:00 Brent Means, Hydrologist, OSM
Passive treatment performance and maintenance
The Passive treatment design workshop was developed for a technical audience with experience in water treatment. A strong understanding of undergraduate inorganic chemistry will be helpful.
Mr. Means holds a MS degree in Hydrogeology from Wright State University.
He previously worked for USGS and was in coal consulting before joining
OSM 6 years ago in the Harrisburg Field Office. Brent has made mine
water treatment his passion; acting as a leader within the agency
for the development of new and improved treatment technologies; Brent
is the technical lead in development of AMDTreat, software developed
to cost out treatment options and determine financial forecasting
of future expenditures. Also Brent has been a lead developer and
instructor of the OSM Passive Treatment Course and has been instrumental
in developing the technical program for the Mine Water Treatment