21 - 24 August 2018
Radisson Blu, Kathmandu, Nepal
- Philosophy of Tunnelling
- Fundamentals of rock mechanics related to tunnelling
- Site investigation and ground characterisation
- Geological factors affecting tunnelling
- Tunnel Construction Techniques: TBM, drill-&-blast, road-headers, cut-&-cover tunnels, ripping, ground treatment, dewatering
- Tunnel alignment selection issues
- New Austrian Tunnelling Method (NATM), Norwegian Method of Tunnelling (NMT), ADECO-RS Method
- Tunnel support design
- Numerical methods of analysis and design of tunnels using various software tools from Rocsicence, world's leading developers of geotechnical software
- Rock bolts and dowels, Shortcrete
- Tunnelling hazards: squeezing, rock burst, chimney formation, face collapse, flooding etc.
- Tunnelling through squeezing ground conditions
- Ground improvement techniques: grouting, forepoling, face dowels, roof umbrella, ground freezing
- Constraints of urban tunnelling
- Cut-&-cover metro structures
- Planning and logistics aspects of mechanized metro tunnelling
- Tunnel instrumentation
- Design of concrete lining
- Segmental tunnel lining
- Tunnel waterproofing
- Tunnelling case histories from India and abroad
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- Lectures For Four Days
- Course Material
- Lunch And Tea/Coffee On Four Days
Herrenknecht is the technology and market leader in the area of mechanized tunnelling systems. Founded in 1977 in Schwanau, Germany and present today in almost 76 countries, it is the only company worldwide, which delivers cutting-edge tunnel boring machines for all ground conditions with diameters ranging from 0.10m to 19m.
The Herrenknecht product range includes tailor-made machines for transport, water supply and disposal tunnels. Under the Herrenknecht Group, a team of innovative specialists provide integrated solutions around tunnel construction with project-specific equipment and service packages upon request: these include seperation plants, tunnel conveyor belt systems, and navigation systems, along with segment production plants. The Herrenknecht India facility was set up in April 2007 in Chennai to assemble and refurbish Tunnel Boring Machines and is the only Tunnel Boring Machine manufacturer to have such a facility in India.
Alccofine - a brand synonym with quality & consistency is a range of products from Counto Microfine Products Pvt. Ltd. Alccofine is a pioneer & market leading brand in India for microfine cementitious injection grouts and ultrafine additives for concrete and mortar. Alccofine Series 1100 consists of micro / ultrafine cementitious injection grout of various fineness. These are used for soil stabilisation, pre & post grouting of tunnels, curtain grouting for dams, strata consolidation, etc. Alccofine Series 1200 consist of unique ultrafine additives for concrete to achieve high performance, high strength, early strength and shotcrete. Alccofine products are being used on many hydro, wind & thermal power projects, metro rail projects, fly over, bridges, via ducts, etc. all across India and abroad. CMPPL has a state of art ISO 9001 certified manufacturing facility at Goa. It is one of the biggest manufacturing facility dedicated to construction industry.
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Because we have the experience of almost 21 years in the business and the marketing technique to sell quality product we have acquired a good reputation all over India in the concerned industry.
We have excellent production facilities with quality control to deliver the right specifications & quality to our esteemed customers. We are having good infrastructure along with good warehousing facility for storing the materials and also have well trained staff to look after the needs of the customers.
SGES has equipped with state of art NABL accredited (ISO.IEC17025:2005) laboratory for testing rock samples for: High Pressure Triaxial Test, Point Load Index, Unconfined Compression with Modulus, P and S Wave Velocity, Tensile Strength (Brazilian Test), Poisson's ratio and Physical Properties, adhering to relevant Bureau of Indian standards (BIS)/ASTM and BS standards. We possess tools and capabilities (double & triple tube core barrel) to make shallow/deep rock borings as well as in-situ tests in all kinds of subsurface stratum according to BIS/ASTM Standards. We also have the capability to carry out desktop engineering analysis and design for: rock-socketed pile, stereographic projection & kinematic analysis of rock slope, slope stability of rock for mine pits, railway and highway embankments/cuts.
Epiroc is a leading productivity partner for the mining, infrastructure and natural resources industries. With cutting-edge technology, Epiroc develops and produces innovative drill rigs, rock excavation and construction equipment, and provides world-class service and consumables. The company was founded in Stockholm, Sweden, and has passionate people supporting and collaborating with customers in more than 150 countries
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