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United States

Workshop "Slope Stabilization & Rockfall Protection"

  • Capetown, South Africa
  • 22 May 2019
  • Workshop

  • tbd
    ZA- Capetown
     
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    Mariette Esterhuyse
    +27 11 794 3248

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  • Rockfall Protection, Slope Protection

We are proud to announce a workshop for slope stabilization and rockfall protection in South Africa. Scientific findings, accompanied by practical examples, complemented by expert analysis and engaging discussions await.

Registration is open until 30 April 2019.

Agenda

08:30

Registration, welcome coffee

09:00

Natural hazards: challenges we face
GORDON-WATT, Matthew, Geobrugg ZA

09:15

Designing permanent slope stabilization by using the RUVOLUM® concept
RODUNER Armin, head of R&D geohazard solutions, Geobrugg SWITZERLAND

10:45

coffee break

11:00

Case study: slope stabilization at Franschoek pass
VAN DER MERWE, Frans, SAGE Engineering, ZA

11:30

Protection from falling rocks:
guidelines, simulations and solutions (rockfall barriers and rockfall drapes)
RODUNER Armin, head of R&D Geohazard solutions, Geobrugg SWITZERLAND

13:00

Lunch

14:00

Case Study: protection from falling rocks along Chapman’s peak drive
MELLIS, Louis, Louis & du Plessis Engineering, ZA

14:30

New innovations: rockfall attenuators and rockfall radars 
HANGARTNER, Thomas, Geobrugg SWITZERLAND  

15:00

Plenum discussion
GORDON-WATT, Matthew, Geobrugg ZA

15:30

Live Test

16:30

Networking

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