1-DAY COURSE ON LATEST GEOTECHNICAL TECHNOLOGY IN TUNNEL AND UNDERGROUND CONSTRUCTION
07 Aug 2020 (9:00 AM - 5:00 PM) Postponed
Wisma IEM, Petaling Jaya, Selangor
Managed by: IEM Academy Sdn Bhd
Organised by: IEM ACADEMY SDN BHD
MANUAL REGISTRATION (CLICK HERE)
A new era in the Civil Engineering industry is emerging with technology and tools that are changing how traditional design, plan and execute projects. It is not uncommon in the Tunnel and Underground construction, adoption of latest technology such as using new digital software tools such as Information Technology (IT), Internet of Things (IoT), Artificial Intelligent (AI) and Robotics to enhance their effectiveness and productivity of daily activities. This one-day course includes multiple case studies how these digital tools provide a better execution of the global built environment with attention in Tunneling and Underground Construction. The latest state-of-the-art technology will be covered.
Overview of the current technology using Tunnel Boring Machine (TBM), Innovated Excavation Temporary Support System, Information Technology (IT), Internet of Things (IoT), Artificial Intelligent (AI) and Robotics in the Tunneling and Underground Construction
Case studies from completed and current projects including:
- Geotechnical analysis using sophisticated computer software (Plaxis, Oaysis, etc)
- Optimization Excavation and Lateral Support (ELS) design for deep excavation work in Asia
- Radio-Frequency Identification (RFID) application in safety and logistics management
- Construction site access control system using facial recognition technology
- Exoskeletons application
- Smart safety helmets application with IoT
- 3D printing, robots in TBM application
BRIEF BIODATA OF COURSE LEADER
Ir. Dr Julian Lee is Principal at Cinnotek International Group, New Zealand, Malaysia, Singapore and Hong Kong. He is serving the Civil Engineering Society as an Adjunct Professor at the Department of Civil Engineering in the University of Hong Kong and also formerly as the Deputy Chief Structural Engineer at the Chinese National Engineering Research Centre for Steel Construction (Hong Kong Branch) of Hong Kong Polytechnic University. Ir. Dr Lee is a Chartered Engineer (CEng) and a Member of Institute of Civil Engineer (MICE), UK and member of the Hong Kong Institution of Engineers (MHKIE), Hong Kong.
Prior to his current position in Cinnotek, Ir. Dr Lee was formerly Senior Manager – Research and Development of the Construction Industry Council (CIC), Hong Kong; and Lead Engineer (Civil and Structural) of Worley Parsons Pte Ltd, Singapore. Since 1998, he has managed various infrastructure and building projects in the Asia Pacific region, as well as various construction-related research projects. The projects cover construction areas including structural steel, construction technology, sustainability for green building.
Rate stated does not include 6% SST