SHORT COURSE ON TUNNELLING AND ROCK SLOPE ENGINEERING

(for civil and mining applications)


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 Past Vice President, Indian Society of Engineering Geology

29 November - 02 December, 2022
(9:00 - 17:30 Hours)

Course Contents

  • Philosophy of Tunnelling
  • Fundamentals of rock mechanics related to tunnelling and Rock Slope Engineering
  • Geological factors affecting tunnelling
  • Tunnel construction techniques in hard and soft grounds: Drill-&-blast, shield tunnelling, Tunnel Boring Machines (TBM), cut-&-cover tunnels
  • Approaches for tunnelling:
    • New Austrian Tunnelling Method (NATM)
    • Norwegian Method of Tunnelling (NMT)
    • ADECO-RS Method
  • Approaches for tunnelling (contd. from previous day)
  • Tunnel support design - Empirical methods, analytical methods, numerical methods
  • Numerical methods of analysis and design of tunnels using various software tools from Rocscience, world’s leading developers of geotechnical software
  • Tunnelling hazards: squeezing, rock burst, chimney formation, face collapse, flowing ground, flooding etc.
  • Shotcrete technology
  • Tunnel instrumentation
  • Design approach to slope stability and stabilisation measures
  • Structural geology and data interpretation for slopes
  • Introduction to stereonets and stereographic projection
  • Identification of modes of slope instability & kinematic analysis
  • Plane failure – slope stability analysis and design of support system
  • Wedge failure – slope stability analysis and design of support system
  • 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
  • Stabilisation measures for slopes
  • Modern, innovative and state-of-the-art slope protection systems
  • Slope instrumentation and monitoring

Course Fee

National Delegate

--- IDR 10.205.000 PER PARTICIPANT FOR PARTICIPANTS FROM INDONESIA

International Delegate

--- USD 700 PER PARTICIPANT FOR PARTICIPANTS FROM OTHER COUNTRIES.

    • Lectures For Four Days
    • Course Material in Soft form
    • Lunch And Tea/Coffee/Snacks On Four Days
    • Course Completion Certificate

Knowledge Partner

Oration Partner

Venue

Hotel Best Western Kamala Jimbaran
Jl Raya Uluwatu 88X
Jimbaran 80361
Bali, INDONESIA
Phone +62 361 4463208

Contact Us

Dr. Manoj Verman

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

manoj@mverman.com

+91-7042170505

Ms. Asma Sathar

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

asma@mverman.com

+91-9986833099