Mr. Gardner has been actively participating in the hydro industry for more than 15 years working to providing reliable solutions to challenging problems. Since working at Worthington Products he has helped hydro operators throughout the United States, Canada, Southeast Asia and Australasia implement effective debris barrier solutions to keep their intakes clear of debris to maintain peak operating efficiency.

Presentation Title: Management of floating debris in warm and temperate environments

Abstract: This presentation will present brief case studies two different national hydropower utilities and their management of floating debris and vegetation mats