2.-3.9.2019 Nordic Grouting Symposium NGS19, Helsinki

More information: www.ngs19.fi

Important dates

February 11, 2019 – Abstract submission deadline
March 4, 2019 Abstract notification
May 6, 2019 Full papers deadline
June 3, 2019 Full papers notification
June 24, 2019 Presenting author payment deadline
August 2, 2019 Camera ready deadline
August 2, 2019 Early Bird registration deadline
September 2-3, 2019 NGS 2019 Helsinki


The Finnish Tunnelling Association (FTA) and the Finnish Association of Civil Engineers (RIL) have the pleasure to invite you to the 9th Nordic Grouting Symposium that will be held on 2 and 3 September 2019 at hotel Hilton Airport in Helsinki. This symposium gathers Nordic experts to exchange experiences and discuss the latest development and achievement in the field of rock grouting. We hereby ask our Nordic colleagues to present papers at NGS 2019 – submit your abstract today!

Themes for the Symposium:

Recent development – equipment, materials, software, analysis, regulations, directives
Case studies – in Nordic countries and internationally
Grouting strategy
Groutability/grout penetration/grout pressure
Research activities – theses, testing
Future trends, ideas and innovations
Rock investigations for grouting design
Rock modelling for grouting, grout penetration models

26.-28.3.2019 Q mapping course, Aalto, Espoo

The Finnish National Group of ISRM (Kalliomekaniikkatoimikunta) arranges a short course on Q-system in rock engineering given by Mr. Nick Barton on 26th to 28th of March in 2019 in Dipoli, Otaniemi, Espoo, Finland. The course contains two days of lectures and on the third day there is a hands-on opportunity to practice tunnel mapping in the Aalto Underground Research Tunnel. More information in the leaflet and program below. Enroll by 22th of March latest.

Leaflet: https://www.dropbox.com/s/cjojpddai8lnadn/Q-course%20leaflet.pdf?dl=1

Program: https://www.dropbox.com/s/ruwns0hsisa9cwi/Q-course%20program.pdf?dl=1

Enrollment: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSdhGnzKsy9qLMaXn59KFtWWUcJeJ7na_Qr219yjzavjn7sFkA/viewform