Tunnel Design & Construction Asia 2011

Venue: TBC

Location: Singapore, Singapore

Event Date/Time: Jun 22, 2011 End Date/Time: Jun 23, 2011
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Tunnel Design & Construction Asia 2011 will examine:
•Master plans and upcoming projects for road/rail, water/wastewater and utility tunnel infrastructure
•Funding, legal and contractual requirements
•Best practices in geotechnical investigations and instrumentation
•Urban tunnelling techniques
•Optimal selection of construction procedures in NATM and Mountain tunnelling
•TBM selection procedures for different soil/rock conditions
•Handling technical and construction contract risks
•Fire safety and ventilation design for long and immersed tunnels

The following trends in tunnel design and construction will also be presented:
•Design and construction of shafts and portals
•Safety codes and procedures in tunnel construction
•Handling squeezing ground conditions during construction
•Effective use of geotechnical baseline reports
•Retrofit and upgrade of existing tunnels