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Australian Tunnelling Society Technical Session – 2018 David Sugden Award winners presentations, Perth

  • Lecture
  • Perth
  • 06 June 2019
  • 17:30 - 20:00
Australian Tunnelling Society Technical Session – 2018 David Sugden Award winners presentations, Perth

About this event

Young Members of the Australian Tunnelling Society will be hosting an evening of informative presentations from the top three papers of the 2018 David Sugden Award. The Australian Tunnelling Society has been kind enough to extend an invitation to ICE members to attend the event for free. 

At this event, the authors of the top three David Sugden Writing Award winning entries will present a summary of their paper and provide insights into the award itself, including the value of technical development and mentoring in tunnelling.

  • Date: Thursday 6 June 2019
  • Time: 5.30pm for 6:00pm start
  • Venue: PTA Lecture Theatre, Public Transport Centre, West Parade, Perth WA 6004
  • Includes pre and post-event networking with light refreshments provided

Registration: https://www.trybooking.com/book/event?eid=505822&

 

Speakers

Matt Bennett

Transport Planner, Aurecon

Winner, David Sudgen Award 2018

Matt is a transport planner based in Melbourne. As part of a working group focusing on safety impacts on cyclists and pedestrians around Melbourne’s Metro Tunnel Project, Matt’s technical paper outlines the need for the inclusion of vulnerable road users when selecting truck routes for spoil removal.

Aaron Lippett

Tunnel Engineer, Aurecon

Runner-up, David Sudgen Award 2018

Aaron’s paper is a case study on the construction of the Arncliffe Ventilation Connection from the New M5 tunnel in Sydney, discussing the ground conditions, technical solutions and construction methods used to construct the shafts and tunnels. Aaron is a Sydney-based tunnel engineer.

Brodie Aitchison

Tunnel Engineer, Aurecon

Runner-up, David Sudgen Award 2018

A Brisbane-based tunnel engineer, Brodie’s paper was on the Design and Construction of a Shallow Cover Tunnel Junction, which was part of his design work undertaken on the WestConnex New M5 Tunnel. The paper outlines the design concept, constraints, methods used to design and build the tunnels.

Event venue

Public Transport Centre
PTA Lecture Theatre
West Parade
Perth
Perth 6004
Australia

For more information please contact:

Renee Reilly

e: [email protected]

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