|Rob Simpson, GFWA | Peter Airey, Airey Taylor Consulting | Eric Hudson-Smith, Public Transport Authority, Perth City Link Rail Alliance|
|Venue||City West Function Centre 45 Plaistowe Mews, West Perth, WA|
|Date||Tue 1 May 2012 5.30 PM|
|Members Cost||EA & CIA - $50; Student & Retired CIA Members - $30|
|Non Members Cost||$75|
|Event Contact||Sonya Watts|
|Contact Phone||(08) 9389-4447|
|Hosted By||Structures Panel and Concrete Institute of Australia|
Our three speakers are eminent in the disciplines associated with piling design and implementation.Rod Simpson, Managing Director of GFWA will introduce the topic speaking on piling techniques commonly in use in Perth and Western Australia – with project examples illustrating operational difficulties and risks. Eric Hudson Smith, Geotechnical Manager for the Public Transport Authority will speak on the foundations of the City Link Rail Alliance linking the Fremantle line between Perth and Northbridge. Peter Airey, Managing Director of Airey Taylor Consulting, will speak on a novel piling foundation design addressing the issues of theatre submersion, potential acid sulphate soils and stability of neighbouring heritage structures.
For more information, please download the event flyer.