Deep basements
Date & Time

12 October 2022
10:00 - 17:30 BST

Location

Online

Price
Member: £295 + VAT
(Early booking £265 + VAT)

Standard: £395 + VAT
(Early booking £355 + VAT)

Deep basements

Course
Date & Time

12 October 2022
10:00 - 17:30 BST

Location

Online

Price
Member: £295 + VAT
(Early booking £265 + VAT)

Standard: £395 + VAT
(Early booking £355 + VAT)
Early booking discount

available until one month prior

This course gives guidance on the key considerations when planning the construction of deep basements. It covers using both embedded wall bottom-up and top-down construction in accordance with Eurocodes 2 and 7.

Learning outcomes:

By the end of the course, you should be able to:

  • Apply performance criteria to construction techniques and structural form considering the intended use
  • Design appropriate waterproofing to achieve the desired environment
  •  Propose structural form and sequence to match the geotechnical conditions
  •  Plan construction methodology and sequence, including estimating schedule and costs
  • Assess the logistics and space requirements of different equipment considering the construction methodology and ground conditions
  • Design deep basements taking into account of all the above

Intended for:

Civil or structural engineers (from contractors to consultants) with some understanding of the design process, or those who wish to develop their design knowledge and experience, in both the technical and practical aspects of deep basement design and construction.

Entry criteria

Graduate civil and structural engineers, practising design and construction engineers, and other professionals interested in the design and construction of deep basements.

Speaker

Peter Cracknell

Course tutor

Peter Cracknell is a Technical Director in Mott MacDonald’s Foundations and Geotechnics Department in Croydon. He has over 40 years’ experience of  design and construction support, including deep box construction, with emphasis on buildability  
and holistic design.

Christina Mavrommati

Course tutor

Christina Mavrommati has over  20 years’ experience in the geotechnical design of large-scale civil engineering works in Greece and the UK including metro stations, bridges and earthworks.

Sivilay Sayavong

Course tutor

Sivilay Sayavong has over 15 years’ experience in the construction industry and brings with her a wealth of geotechnical design experience and technical problem solving; particularly in heavy foundation engineering including piles and diaphragm walls.

Contact

Email - [email protected]

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