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DFTU International Tunnelling Symposium

DFTU International Tunnelling Symposium

10 October 2016

On the occasion of the termination of Søren Degn Eskesen seat as ITA President the ITA Executive Council have organised its next meeting in Copenhagen. On this occasion, the DFTU Board is pleased to invite to a truly international symposium with highly qualified speakers from around the world. It will be an occasion to learn from development and experience in Conventional Tunnelling and from Metro projects located in Korea, China, Europe and South America. 

Aspects of Conventional Tunnelling

  • Development in Sprayed concrete lining. Prof Tarcisio Celestino, Themag, Brazil
  • Sprayed concrete and waterproofing membrane. Normet, Finland
  • Vibration control in Urban D&B Tunnelling. Timo Latinen, Sandvik, Finland
  • Tunnelling Induced Settlements. Eric Leca, Arcadis, France
  • Monitoring in Rock Tunnels and caverns. Felix Amberg, Amberg Group, Switzerland
  • Safety in Tunnelling. Ruth Haug, Rambøll, Norway


Metro Development and Construction

  • Rome and Milan Metro. Giuseppe Lunardi, Rocksoil, Italy
  • Santiago Metro. Alexander Gomes, Geoconsult, Chile
  • Seoul Metro development. Prof Chungsik Yoo, Sung Kyun Kwan University, Korea
  • Warsaw Metro. Prof Anna Lewandowska, Warsaw University of Technology, Poland
  • Sao Paolo Metro. Prof Tarcisio Celestino, Themag, Brazil
  • Metro construction in China. Prof Yan Jinxiu, China Railway Academy, Chengdu, China
  • Toulouse Metro and Grand Paris Express. ITA Director, Olivier Vion