Northern Geotechnical Group – Annual seminar - Piling, Newcastle

1 November, 2017 | 13:30 - 17:30

Venue address:

Victoria Main Room
Royal Station Hotel
Neville Street
Newcastle NE1 5DH
United Kingdom

About this event

The seminar will consist of 5 presentations exploring different areas of Piling and the processes involved.

A list of the presentations is below. Please see attached PDF for more detailed information on each section.

If you would like to book a place for this event – please download & fill in the registration form attached and send to


Investigating screw piles as an alternative foundation system for offshore wind - Dr Mike Brown, University of Dundee

Pile driving and pile installation risk in weak rock - Victor Terente, Cathie Associates

The Third Edition of the Specification for Piling and Embedded Retaining Walls - Jim De Waele, Keller

Thermal Integrity Testing of Concrete Piles - Chris Barker, Arup

Large Diameter Rotary Bored Piling - Peter Bannard, Van Elle

Event materials

The following materials are available for download:

Disclaimer: Any views or opinions expressed on any matters by the presenters or participants during or in connection with this presentation are solely the views of the authors of the respective comments and/or opinions and must not be taken to be the views of ICE or any other organisation. ICE makes no representations, warranties or assurances concerning any information provided in these presentations and accepts no responsibility for the content and/or accuracy.