Draft Conference Programme

Day 1 - 18 February 2019


10.30

 - Registration and Exhibition Viewing

11.00

 - SESSION 1
 
  • Opening Session 
    Welcome to Trenchless Middle East 2019 – Conference Chairman to welcome
  • Keynote Address  
    by Speaker from Dubai Electricity and Water Authority or similar local agency
Technical Papers
  • 1.1 Title TBC Speaker TBC Vermeer Middle East
  • 1.2 Ras Al Khaimah Sewer Inspection and Rehabilitation, Andreas Vetter and Tom Sangster IAC Emirates Abu Dhabi

12.30

 - Lunchtime

14.00

 - SESSION 2
 
  • 2.1 CCTV and Fell Assessment experience in the Gulf Region, Abdul Qadir Malik RAK Wastewater Agency and Chuck Hansen Electroscan Inc USA
  • 2.2 Setting the standard for high speed cleaning to enable pipeline rehabilitation without water. Richard Swan – Picote Solutions Ltd UK State of the Art in Video Inspection and Cutting. Babete Ney Ibak GmbH Germany

15.15

 - Coffee Break and Exhibition Viewing

16.00

 - SESSION 3
  Pipeline Rehabilitation Update – Presenter Dec Downey
  • 3.1 Meeting the challenges of Pipe rehabilitation through spiral would linings (SPR), Sean Lim, Sekisui Singapore Pte Ltd
  • 3.2 Assessment and Rehabilitation of sewers and manholes in the City of Toronto, Michael Yuen, Gassen Saket and Mark Andrews, ME Andrews and Associates, Toronto, Canada
  • 3.3 International Design Standards for CIPP liner and other applications in the GCC Region, Tom Sangster Downley Consultants, Abu Dhabi

18.00



 - Drinks Reception and Exhibition Viewing 


 

Day 2 - 19 February 2019


10.30

 - Registration and Exhibition Viewing

11.00

 - SESSION 4
  Subsurface Investigation Update – Sam Ariaratnam
  • 4.1 Advanced GPR Applications, Colin Tickle, Blue Hat Services Middle East
  • 4.2 Virtual Reality Training for HDD Tracking, Ehteshamul Haque, DCI

12.45

 - Buffet Lunch and Exhibition Viewing
14.00  - SESSION 5
 
  • 5.1 Microtunnelling progress by experience and innovation, Uwe Breig Herrenknecht AG, Germany

15.15

 - Coffee Break and Exhibition Viewing

16.00

 - SESSION 6
 
  • 6.1: Presentation Title Tbc, SpeakerTbc Vermeer Middle East
  • 6.2: Trenchless Applications for kwik ZIP Spacers and centralisers, Girish Gupta KwikZip UAE
Additional Workshops (90 minute lunchtime classroom) sessions
  • A - An introduction to Lining design (Dec Downey
  • B – An introduction for trenchless pipe design (Sam Ariaratnam)

17.15



 - Conference & Exhibition Close


The organisers reserve the right to amend the programme or substitute speakers at any time if necessary.

(Updated 17.12.2018)

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