Ground Improvement (TC211)

Ground Improvement (TC211)

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Technical Committee

The terms of reference TC 211 – Ground Improvement period 2010-2013 1. Rework the existing website and organise it according to the T.O.C.2. Introduce a newsletter3. Develop actions and members’ interaction on the following themes :3.1. influence of equipment,3.2. available Q.C. method,3.3. monitoring of G.I. works,3.4. particular soils (crushable sands, glauconitic sands, organic soils, hydraulicallydeposited mud – dredged or industrial)3.5. specifications for G.I. works,4. Organise a workshop at the14th Asian Regional Conference, 23-26 May 2011 inHong-Kong, with as theme the items mentioned before.5. Organise an International Symposium “Ground Improvement”.This symposium shall take place in Brussels under the sponsoring of the BGGG-GBMS,of Belgium and the CFMS of France host countries of the Co-chairmen. The sponsors arecontacted at the moment. The idea is to organise the state of fundamental research byuniversities and practitioners and presented as keynote. Presently subjects are:- One day of professional training in Q.C for various ground improvement techniques.- Two days of conference focused a.o. on going research programmes around theworld, for example :- Deep mixing research (Kitazume & BBRI)- Vacuum research (Jurong – Singapore)- Asiri research : Rigid inclusions- New bio technologies- FMA – USA research on MSE. A “Menard lecture” as proposed by Jean-Louis Briaud will also take place.

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Invitation to review web-based class projects on "Ground Improvement" prepared by Univ. of Michigan students (for the next two weeks) 10/04/2014 17:31 Dear Ground Improvement professionals and experts, I wanted to invite you to participate in a new educational initiat… 0 N/A
TC211 Newsletter 7 - January 2014 20/01/2014 13:47 On behalf of Dr. No?l Huybrechts please see below the following message: Dear colleagues, Please find in attachmen… 0 N/A
Concept and Parameters, Latest Research in Ground Improvement Illustrated by Related Case Histories 11/03/2013 09:57 ISSMGE has posted on its website a recorded webinar by Serge Varaksin and Noel Huybrechts on the topic "Concept and Para… 0 N/A
Intelligent Compaction 06/02/2013 15:26 ISSMGE has posted on its website a recorded webinar by Antonio Correia and George Chang on the topic "Intelligent Compac… 0 N/A
ISSMGE TC 211 Ground Improvement Newsletter 4 26/04/2012 09:01 Dear Colleagues, Please find in our files, under the folder "Newsletters:, the fourth newsletter of the ISSMGE TC … 0 N/A
Detailed short courses program offered at the IS-GI 2012 symposium (latest version) 16/01/2012 17:29 Click on the next link to view the detailed short courses program that will be offered at the IS-GI 2012 symposium (late… 0 N/A
Latest Newsletter Issue (#3) 16/01/2012 17:25 Read our latest newsletter issue (Number 3- December 2011):… 0 N/A
Newsletter Issue 2 16/01/2012 17:24 Read our second newsletter issue here:… 0 N/A
Newsletter Issue 1 16/01/2012 17:23 Read our first newsletter issue here:… 0 N/A
TC 211 IS-GI Brussels 2012 2nd announcement 16/01/2012 09:37 TC 211 International symposium TC 211 IS-GI Brussels 2012 has released a second announcement, available here: http://www… 0 N/A

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