Tom Barrett is owner of Green Water Infrastructure. He has over thirty years of successful landscape industry experience and is known as an accomplished corporate growth and change agent. Mr. Barrett has held various leadership positions at such industry leaders as Rain Bird, Kenney Machinery, Ewing, Netafim, and MacAllister Machinery. He has worked with such projects as Animal Kingdom at Walt Disney World in Florida. He has won numerous awards in Quality and Process Improvement, and is a frequent contributor of articles for numerous publications. Mr. Barrett holds a Bachelor of Science in Agronomy and Plant Genetics from the University of Arizona. He furthered his studies in architecture at Syracuse Univ. He holds multiple certifications in irrigation and water conservation. Tom is a member of the Indiana Nursery and Landscape Association, as well as the International Irrigation Association, in which he chairs the Communications Committee. He is an approved instructor for the Irrigation Association. Tom Barrett has been sharing his expertise and his ideas in energetic and dynamic presentations for over twenty years. He is a master trainer. His presentations empower people to become masters of change, rather than victims of circumstance by developing tools for transformative thinking. Currently, Tom delivers over thirty presentations each year to organizations around the country. He is well-suited to talk to us today about Permeable Paving. Please join me in welcoming, TOM BARRETT!
Permeable Paving Workshop <ul><li>by </li></ul><ul><li>Tom Barrett </li></ul><ul><li>Green Water Infrastructure, Inc. </li></ul>
Design Considerations <ul><li>Rainfall Intensity </li></ul><ul><li>Rainfall Duration </li></ul><ul><li>Runoff Coefficient is Zero </li></ul><ul><li>Underdrain for Soil Infiltration Rates of less than 1/2” per Hour </li></ul><ul><li>Release Rate </li></ul>