The RETC Planning Committee has issued a call for presentations and is accepting abstracts. Abstracts for consideration are due June 1, 2016.
The committee will consider all abstracts covering any/all aspects of the tunneling/underground construction industry including, but not limited to, the following topics:
- Contracting Practices and Cost
- California Projects
- Design and Planning
- Design/Build Projects
- Difficult Ground
- Drill and Blast
- Environment, Health and Safety
- Tunnel Rehabilitation
- Water and Gas Control
- Future Projects
- Geotechnical Considerations
- Ground Support and Final Lining
- Grouting and Ground Modification
- Hard Rock TBMs
- Large Span Tunnels and Caverns
- Microtunneling and Trenchless Tunneling
- International Projects
- New and Innovative Technologies
- Pressure Face TBM Case Histories
- Pressure Face TBM Technology
- Risk Management
- Shafts and Mining
- Tunneling for Sustainability
Dates & Deadlines
Please read the following information carefully and mark your calendar with important dates and deadlines.
Prospective authors are asked to submit a 100-word abstract. For detailed guidelines for submitting a successful abstract, please visit Abstract Submission. Submitters will be notified in September 2016 of acceptance or otherwise.
April 22, 2016 - Abstract Submission Open
June 1, 2016 - Abstracts Due for Consideration
September 1, 2016 - Notice of Acceptance
December 15, 2016 - Manuscripts Due
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