Design and Construction of Large-diameter Bored Piles in Hong Kong – NTU-JTC I3C 1-Day Short Course


Dear GeoSS Members,


NTU is organizing a 1 Day Course on Design and Construction of Large-diameter Bored Piles. Please see details below.


Design and Construction of Large-diameter Bored Piles

    by Dr Albert T. Yeung, The University of Hong Kong


·         Date : Wed, 22 Nov 2017
·         Venue : Seminar Room A, Block N1, N1-B1B-06,  School of CEE (MAP)
·         Accreditation


: PDU (Pending)

STU (Pending)


 About the course


0830 Registration

Lecture 1


Design and construction procedure of large-diameter bored piles

1030 Morning tea break

Lecture 2

Excavation of large-diameter bored piles in soil and rock
1230 Lunch

Lecture 3

Installation of reinforcement cage

Concreting of large-diameter bored piles

Use of bentonite in bored pile construction

1500 Afternoon tea break

Lecture 4

Potential construction problems

Post-construction inspection of large-diameter bored piles

Pitfalls in site supervision

Pile load test

New developments in foundation engineering

1730 Closure


Please refer to the attachment for more details.


FEES: S$250/Participant


Please register your attendance here by 15 Nov 2017.


For enquiries, please contact Ms. Lu Ping / Ms. Tham Li Yu at Tel: 6592 7957 / 6592 7956 or Email:


Thank you.



GeoSS Secretariat

From date: 22/11/2017

To date: 22/11/2017

Organized by: NTU-JTC

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