At the occasion of the AFTES 2021 congress, a training session on the "Excavation control and instabilities in conventional excavation methods" will be held. After a presentation of the principles and dimensioning of works carried out using conventional methods, feedback on the limits of these methods will illustrate them and draw useful lessons from them.
(Please note that this training session will be predominantly given in French)
This seventh episode of the Lunchtime lecture series will focus on Tunnel Refurbishment and has been organised in collaboration with ITA WG6. It will exceptionally be run on the third Tuesday of this month as it will be part of the ITA Tunnelling Week.
This episode will have 3 lectures:
“An overview on developments of tunnel refurbishment in Europe” - Sallo van der Woude
“A case history on tunnel refurbishments in Wellington New Zealand” - Terry McGavin
“Challenges for asset managers in Belgium facing aging tunnels in full operability" - Bart de Pauw
The following training programmes are under preparation:
India: Storm water drainage management
India: Advances in tunnel construction
Brazil: Tunnelling 4.0
Chile: Mechanized tunnelling and shafts