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WEBINAR - A REVIEW OF ROCK CAVERN DESIGN IN HONG KONG (Supported by the Institute of Materials, Minerals and Mining (Hong Kong Branch))

Date, time & venue

2021-04-09;18:45 – 20:00;Webinar


Programme Highlights

To alleviate the shortage of land supply in Hong Kong, the development of caverns has received priority in being one of the key initiatives in recent years. A few pilot projects on the relocation of existing Government facilities including Shatin Sewage Treatment Works and Public Works Central Laboratory into caverns have been initiated.

In this webinar, the speaker will discuss the design of caverns based on his experience in the two aforementioned projects, as well as other cavern and tunnel projects. He will discuss the structural design and development on the layout and size of underground excavation, and the associated design considerations to be taken in the design process.  





Executive Director, AECOM Asia Company Ltd. 

Registration & Enquiries

The number of participants is limited to 490 and prior registration is required. The seminar is free of charge and application will be accepted on first-come-first-serve basis with priority given to Registered Young Members. For registration, please complete the online application form at https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSfaGT7Xm5U5K6jYrlfqSqKOlQcETnlK6vAy4VJp6bSDluQBNg/viewform?usp=pp_url. Successful applicants will be notified by email.

The seminar is open to a Best Reporter Award. The best report will be chosen by the speaker and $500 will be awarded to the winner. For details, please refer to the attachment.

For enquiries, please contact Miss Amanda Leung by e-mail: hkie.seminarsgroup@gmail.com





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