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It is a great pleasure on behalf of the Danish Society for Tunnels and Underground Works, DFTU, to invite you to WTC2022 Training course from Friday 2 September 2022 through to Saturday 3 September 2022.

The course will be held in the Auditorium at Rambøll’s main office at Hannemanns Allé 53, Copenhagen. This is near Orestad metro and train station, a short walk from the main conference venue.

The training will focus on sustainability in underground design and it is practical implementations. It is planned to have two days session focusing on innovative use of underground space, immersed tunnel and mechanized tunnelling.

2nd september, 2022

Session 1: Sustainability (moderator: Matas Bazevicius - DFTU)

08:30 - 09.30  Registration
09:30 - 09:45  Opening (DFTU-ITA)
09:45 - 10:30  Introduction to sustainability (Alun Thomas, WG12)
10:30 - 11:15  Carbon costing - a worked example (Tabita Grondal - Sweco)

11:15 - 11:45  Coffee Break

11:45 - 12.30  Reduce the footprint - contractor's viewpoint (Jorunn Haltbakk, NCC)
12:30 - 13:15  A clients perspective (Susanna Toller, Trafikverket)
13:15 - 13:30  Q &A

13:30 - 14:30 Lunch

Session 2: Innovative use of underground space (moderator: Alun Thomas, DFTU)

14:30 - 15:15  Advantages of underground space regarding sustainability issues (Han Admiraal & Antonia Cornaro, Co-chairs of ITACUS)
15:15 - 15:45  Helsinki - a case study in underground urban planning (Pasa Rajala, Helsinki Municipality)

15:45 - 16:15  Coffee Break

16:15 - 17:45  Workshop for underground space planning (facilitated by Marilu Zurita, ITACUS and Loretta Vander Tann, NGI, Norway)
17.45 - 18:00  Q&A

3rd september, 2022                    

Session 3: Immersed tunnelling (moderator: Jonathan Baber - WG11 animateur)

09:00 – 09:45: Historic challenges addressed by innovations in immersed tunnel technology (Hans de Wit, TEC)
09:45 – 10:30: Design topic (Michael Tonnesen, COWI)

10:30 – 11:00: Coffee break

11:00 – 11:45: Immersion techniques (Peter van Westendorp, Strukton Immersion Projects)
11:45 – 12:30: Case study (Andrew Shaw, Ramboll)
12:30 - 12:45: Q & A           

12:45 – 14:00: Lunch

Session 4: Mechanized tunnelling (moderator: Brian Fulcher - WG14 animateur)

14:00 – 14:45: Historic challenges addressed by innovations in technology (Brian Fulcher, WG14 animateur)
14:45 – 15:30:  Choice of the TBM (T. Babendererde, Babeng)

15:30 – 16:00: Coffee break

16:00 – 16:45  Real-time monitoring and simulations and the role of a digital twin as central source of data and information (K. Wachter)
16:45 – 17:30: Use of steel fibers (B. de Rivaz, Bekaert)
17:30 – 18:00: Q&A - Closing remarks

 

Register now! 

Discounts to ITA YM and Students!

Normal member registration 2250 DKK / € 300 - only in connection with full registration to WTC2022 Congress.

YM registration                         1350 DKK / € 180

Student registration                 1000 DKK / € 134