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Workshop on the Optimisation of Shaft Design

Jun 13

Date: 04th June 2013, Tuesday
Time: 9.00 am to 12.30 pm
Venue: CBE-SR2, Block N1.2, Level B3 (N1.2-B3-02),
School of Chemical and Biomedical Engineering (SCBE), Nanyang Technological University
Key Aspects Of Shaft Design
Presented By: Mr Anders Beitnes
Project manager, Faveo Management AS, Norway
  • Lay-out issues
  • Geology and groundwatwer
  • Tender & contracting issues
  • Example from a challenging shaft in Norway
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Important aspects of Deep-Shaft Construction
Presented by : Mr Finn Knut Gashol
Senior Resident Engineer, AECOM, Hong Kong
    About construction of vertical shafts:
  • For access to underground excavation projects
  • Deep enough to reach sound bedrock
  • Wide enough for all logistics needs
    Three Main Shaft Parts:
  1. Shaft through landfill and/or soil
  2. Transition through Rockhead
  3. Excavation through hard rock
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Development of Underground Rock Caverns for Hydrocarbon Storage on Jurong Island
Presented By: Mr Melvin Ng
Project Manager, JTC Corporation
  • Journey of Jurong Rock Caverns
  • Access Shaft Project Details
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Shaft design alternatives for underground space development
Presented By: Dr Zhang Xiaoping
Research Fellow, NTU-JTC I3 Centre
  1. Motivation
  2. Shaft design alternatives
  3. Conclusion and further study
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Optimization of Shaft Design - Effects of geometry considerations
Presented By: Er Chandrasegaran
Regional Design Manager, Bachy Soletanche Singapore
  • Introduction
  • Purpose built Shafts
  • Typical shapes
  • Non regular shaped Shafts
  • Multi Cellular Walls
  • Conclusions
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