Tunneling Fundamentals, Practice, and Innovations

Tunneling Fundamentals, Practice, and Innovations is an annual short course for industry professionals that provides a comprehensive overview of tunnel planning, design and construction across all applications and all geologies.

Jun 20, 2016 - Jun 23, 2016
Target groups: skilled tradesmen, engineers, technicians
Category: Symposium

Through presentations by the tunneling industry's top practicing experts combined with one-of-a-kind hands-on labs and demonstrations, this 3½ day course will provide you with a sound understanding of the state of art and practice in tunneling worldwide.

A unique component of this course will be the opportunity to participate in hands-on labs and demonstrations in state of the art testing and research facilities at Colorado School of Mines. Lab and demonstrations will cover:

  • EPB Soil Conditioning
  • Rock Cutting
  • Abrasity and Wear
  • Shotcrete
  • Grouting
  • Slurry


Colorado School of Mines
1500 Illinois St
80401 Golden,CO
United States
Target language English