More than 35 people participated in the two-day workshop on "Health, Safety and Logistics in Tunnel Construction" organized by the Chilean Tunnels and Underground Space Committee (CTES) and the ITACET Foundation on the 15th and 16th November 2016. This workshop was held at the premises of the "Mutual de Seguridad" in Santiago de Chile. The presentations will be made available at www.ctes.cl.
Among the highlights of this session were the lectures given by Dr. Donald Lamont, who has more than 40 years experience in health and safety issues in tunnel construction. Representatives of Codelco, Metro and Mutual de Seguridad also gave lectures.
"Once more, our Committee has provided professionals with a high-quality technical workshop. We would like to thank the International Tunnelling Association for the continuous support from the ITACET Foundation, which has helped develop activities of this type" says Alexandre Gomes, President of CTES.