Save-the-Date: 2019 Breakthroughs in Tunneling Short Course
May 07, 2019
The Breakthroughs in Tunneling Short Course, the longest-running and most-attended course of its kind, marks its 12th year in 2019. The 2019 course returns to the University of Denver in Denver, CO, September 9-11, 2019, where leading tunnel practitioners from around the world will come together to present real-world solutions for real-world problems.
Listen to high-caliber industry experts deliver their own jobsite experiences and engage in multiple networking opportunities with industry peers and specialists to insure success in your next project.
“This is a fantastic course to learn the basics of tunneling and some of the more advanced techniques of tunneling,” said Gregg Sherry, Principal, Brierley Associates and frequent speaker. “If you want to learn anything about tunneling, this is the course to attend.”
The Breakthroughs in Tunneling Short Course is organized by Dr. Levent Ozdemir, Ozdemir & Associates, and Tim Coss, Microtunneling Inc., in conjunction with TBM: Tunnel Business Magazine/Benjamin Media Inc.
- Geotechnical site investigations
- Geotechnical baseline reports
- Project planning and tunnel design
- Ground improvement techniques
- Shaft design and construction
- Conventional and NATM tunneling
- Hard Rock, EPM and Slurry TBMs
- Settlement monitoring and control
- Project costing and scheduling
- Upcoming tunneling projects
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