Eurocodes workshop "GEOTECHNICAL DESIGN" with worked examples
13 - 14 June 2013, 2 days
Venue: Trinity College, Dublin, Ireland
Organizer: European Commission, DG Enterprise and Industry and Joint Research Centre, CEN/TC250, CEN Management Centre and Ireland’s Department of the Environment, Community and Local Government.
This workshop (Level 2/3) with emphasis on worked examples intends to contribute towards the transfer of background knowledge and expertise of Eurocode 7 writers (CEN/TC250 Sub-Committee 7) to potential trainers at national level and Eurocode users.
The workshop will include parallel presentation of the Eurocode 7 general rules, basic design principles and design methods, and relevant worked examples. The workshop sessions will address the
• the design of shallow foundations, gravity walls, embedded walls, and deep foundations;
• the ground investigation and testing process;
• the slope stability and hydraulic failure.
Interested participants are requested to submit their application for registration online not later than 17 May 2013.