Planning, Construction and Risk Management in Tunnelling
The American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE) is to provide seminars across the United States, instructed by David G. Abbott, P.E., MASCE. The seminars cover the planning, construction and risk management in tunnelling.
Tunneling methods will be covered including hand and simple mechanical excavation, NATM, various forms of soft ground and rock mechanical excavation, drill & blast tunneling, pipe and box jacking and microtunneling with the appropriate tunnel lining. In addition, key aspects of tunnel design, specification, cost and construction management will be addressed with particular emphasis on risk management during the design and construction process.
New trends and innovative techniques in tunneling, numerous case studies and case history group workshop sessions are included as well as the presentation of seven videos of various aspects of tunneling, and a comprehensive set of notes as hard copy and as PDF’s on a CD.
Registration can be made online. Please click here