The Tunnelling Association of Canada (TAC) is hosting its 2015 Workshop, Awards Dinner and Annual General Meeting Oct. 5-6 at Queen’s University in Kingston, Ontario. The workshop features presentations by leading tunneling professionals on topics including site investigation, risk assessment, risk management, new technology, hyperbaric interventions, data management, instrumentation and case histories.
Following the presentations on Oct. 5 there will be the Annual General Meeting and Awards Dinner, which will be given in four categories: Canadian Tunneler of the Year, Canadian Project of the Year, Canadian Contribution to an International Project, and Photo of the Year.
The second day features discussions on tunneling education in Canada and TAC initiatives, as well as tours of the Brockville Tunnel and Queen’s University’s geotechnical department facilities.
For information, visit TunnelCanada.ca