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Lunch and Learn: Emergency repairs to an unstable retaining wall at Gibraltar Rock, webinar

  • Webinar
  • Online
  • 27 February 2020
  • 13:00 - 14:00
Lunch and Learn: Emergency repairs to an unstable retaining wall at Gibraltar Rock, webinar

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This presentation will also provide:

  • A background to the project, include the history and geology of the Tynemouth area
  • The challenges and constraints of designing a retaining wall solution, including design life, construction programme and environmental and sustainability considerations
  • A detailed insight into the construction of the new retaining wall, including a technical look at ground engineering techniques used, the method of demolishing the existing wall and the problems that occurred whilst on site
  • The lessons learnt from the project regarding health and safety, effective project management, the technical challenges encountered and what could have been done differently

Speakers

Chris Purvis

Chris is Aarsleff Ground Engineering’s geotechnical estimator, with experience of drilling and grouting, mini piling and soil nailing disciplines. Chris has a wealth of geology knowledge in the North, with experience in pricing and managing technically challenging ground engineering projects.

Chris is dedicated in delivering clients with the highest quality solutions, liaising early on in the project development to make sure the right solution is implemented without any compromises to cost or quality.

Event venue

Online
Online
United Kingdom

For more information please contact:

Jade Robson

e: [email protected]

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