SHORT COURSE ON ROCK SLOPE ENGINEERING


Speaker

Dr. Manoj Verman

Tunnelling & Rock Engineering Expert President, International Commission on “Hard Rock Excavation” President, Indian National Group of ISRM Past Vice President at Large, ISRM Board (https:/www.isrm.net/gca/index.php?id=1062) Past Vice President, Indian Society of Engineering Geology

Course Contents

  • Design approach to slope stability and stabilisation measures
  • Slope features and dimensions
  • Fundamentals of rock mechanics related to rock slope engineering
  • Structural geology and data interpretation
  • Introduction to stereonets and stereographic projection
  • Site investigation and geological data collection
  • Rock strength properties and their measurements
  • Hoek-Brown strength criterion for fractured rock masses
  • Ground water
  • Plane failure – slope stability analysis and design of support system
  • Wedge failure – slope stability analysis
  • Toppling failure – slope stability analysis and design of support system
  • Circular failure – slope stability analysis and design of support system
  • Analysis of rock fall hazards and design of rock fall protection measures: velocities & trajectories, impact mechanics, coefficient of restitution, rock fall modelling, selection and design of protection structures
  • Blasting for slopes
  • Stabilisation of slopes: rock anchors, soil nailing, shotcrete, reaction wall, buttresses, drainage, rock removal, rock fall protection measures
  • Modern, innovative and state-of-the-art slope protection systems
  • Slope monitoring and instrumentation
  • Case studies<

Course Fee

Delegates from SAARC countries

--- INR 20,000 per participant (plus GST @18%) for participants from SAARC countries

International Delegate

--- USD 550 per participant (plus GST @18%) for participants from other countries.

Contact Us

Dr. Manoj Verman

C-1004, Park View City-2, Sohna Road,
Gurgaon-122018, India

manoj@mverman.com

+91-7042170505

Ms. Asma Satar

C-1004, Park View City-2, Sohna Road,
Gurgaon-122018, India

asma@mverman.com

+91-9986833099