Dates & Venue:
24-26 May 2018 at Hall no 4, BEC, Goregaon, Mumbai

Conference Agenda

 

 India’s Modern Infrastructure Set in Concrete
 Concrete Conference Agenda

Day 1: Thursday, May 24, 2018

 

9.00am

Registration

9.50-10.00

Welcome Address

 

Mr Yogesh Mudras, Managing Director, UBM India Pvt Ltd

10.00-10.10

Opening Remarks

 

Mr. Jorgen Holst, Director EPTISA Consulting Engineers

10.10-10.30

Keynote Address

 

Shri Thiruman Archunan, Director Projects, Kochi Metro Rail Ltd

10.30-10.50

Special Address

 

Concrete for Mumbai Metro Line 3 -Mr. S. K. Gupta, Director Projects, Mumbai Metro Rail Corporation Ltd

10.50-11.10

Keynote Address

 

Mr Anil Kumar Gupta, General Manager, Western Railway*

11.10-11.30

Special Address

 

Shri A K Singh, Principal Secretary, Public Works Department, Government of Maharashtra

11.30 – 11.45

Coffee and Tea Break

 

 

Session 1: 11.45-1.00

 

Experience and Lessons learned from the Past with regards to Road, Rail, Metro, Tunnel and Bridge Projects in India. Chair:

Shri S M Ramchandani, Retd Jt MD, MSRDC

 

 

Discussion Points

 

 

 

 

 

 

Management Aspects, Procurement and Contract Form, Risk Management

Material Technology, Innovation, Research & Development (R&D)

Environmental Challenges (emissions, muck disposal, recycling), Impact on Society, Sustainability

International Best Practices

Transfer of Technology, Knowledge sharing, Education & Training

Safety Aspects for Users, Health & Safety Aspects during Construction

Economic and Financial Aspects

11.45-12.05

Mr Santosh Rai, Head Transport Sales, Hindustan Construction Company

12.05-12.25

Mr Vinay Gupta, Director and CEO, Tandon Consultants Pvt Ltd

12.25-12.45

Mr P L Bongirwar, Retd Secretary PWD, Maharashtra

12.45-13.00

Q&A

13:00-14.00

Lunch Break.

 

 

Session 2: 14.00-16.00

 

Ensuring Quality, Durability and Lifetime Expectations of Modern Infrastructure. Projects - Contractor’s perspective. Chair Col. Mohan Kumar (Retd) Armed Forces

 

 

 

Discussion Points

 

 

 

 

Innovation; Material and Construction Technology, Research & Development (R&D)

Quality, Durability and Life Time Considerations

Life Cycle Cost Aspects, Value Engineering

Strategic and Financial Aspects, Optimization of Funds, Sustainable Solutions

Operation and Maintenance, Rehabilitation and Replacement Considerations

14:00-14.20

Mr Avinash Mahendrakar, Head Design Transport Infrastructure, Larsen & Toubro Ltd

14.20-14.40

Presentation by

 

Mr Giridhar Rajagopalan, Executive Director (Technical),

Afcons Infrastructure Ltd

14.40-15.10

Presentation by Ready Mixed Concrete Manufacturers Association.

15.10-15.30

Presentation by

 

Mr Mandar Chitre, Managing Director, Baton Consultants Pvt Ltd

15.30-15.50

Q&A

15.50-16.10

Coffee and Tea Break.

 

 

Session 3: 16.10-17.45

 

The use of Concrete in Modern Infrastructure Projects - The Aesthetic point of view. Chair: Dr. Nilesh Gandhi

 

16.10-16.30

Precast Concrete in Infrastructure Projects – Possibilities and Perspectives

 

Ms Rohini Prabhugaonker, Precast India Infrastructures Pvt Ltd

16.30-16.50

Use of Concrete in the Building Industry

 

Architect Hiten Sethi

16.50-17.15

Panel Discussion : Topic Appropriate Technologies for Affordable Housing

Panelists

Mr Satish Bhujbal (Retd) Director Projects, Kalpataru Group

Architect Hiten Sethi

Ms Rohini Prabhugaonker

Architect Nilesh Gandhi (Moderator)

 

 

17.15

Closing Remarks by UBM

 

 

 

 

 

 

Day 2: Friday, May 25, 2018

 

Concrete Conference Programme

 

Sustainable Concrete Technology for Tunnels and Bridges

 

10.30 - 11.00

Tea & Networking

11.00 - 11.30

Presentation

 

 

Session 1: 11.30-13.00 : Plenary Session

 

Concrete Technology and Durability Design

 

Discussion Points

Overview Towards Sustainable Concrete Technology For Tunnels And Bridges

 

Prof. S.L. Dhingra

 

Recent Advances In Concrete Technology

 

Shri S.K. Dharamadhikari, Adviser to Minister of Road Transport, Govt. of India

 

Durability Characterization For Bridges, Sea Links, Flyovers, Trans Harbour Links -

 

AECOM

 

New Trends In The Use Of Precast And Prefabrication Technology –

 

Mr. R.G. Saini and S.K. Gupta

13:30-14.00

Lunch Break.

 

 

Session 2: 14:00-15.30 : Technical Session 1 : Concrete for Tunelling

 

Discussion Points

Foreseen Challenges In UG Tunneling For Mumbai Metro

 

Mr. S.K. Gupta, MMRCL

 

Engineering Tunnel For 100 Years Of Life; A Designer's Perspective

 

Dr. Florian Krenn, Geoconsult

 

Concrete Ring Segments – Installation Challenges

 

Shri Raman Kapil, Tata Projects Limited

 

Concrete Specifications - The Key To Prudent Sustainability

 

Dr. Chetan Hazaree

 

Applications of SFRC in Metro Construction

 

Mr. Chandan Vaidya, Bekaert

 

Waterproofing, Understanding The Reality

 

Mr. Mehrul Parikh, Nina Concrete

 

Risk Assessment And Insurer’s Perspective In UG Tunnelling

 

Mr. James Holmes/Mike Spencer

 

Standardization Of Concrete For Tunnel And Bridges

 

Dr. Sanjay Pant, BIS

15.30-16.00

Coffee and Tea Break

 

 

Session 3: 16.00-17.30 : Session 2: Concrete for bridges - Challenges and Issues

 

 

 

Discussion Points

Challenges with concrete bridge designs in India – A Review

 

S.D. Patil

 

Foundations For Bridges - Varying Grounds And Challenges And Role Of Concreting

 

Dr. A.K. Nayak, Gammon Engineers

 

The Space Challenge - Designing The Support Structures In Cities; How Concrete Can Help

 

Dr. Mahesh Tandon, Tandon Consultants

 

Joints And Workmanship: Influence On Riding Quality

 

Prof. Kamal Bajoria, IIT Mumbai

 

Superiority Of Concrete Over Other Materials For Bridge Construction (Normal, Pre-Stressed, Etc.)

 

Mr. Manoj Kumar, Delhi/ Mr. G. Nagendra, Konkan Railways

 

Improving The Aesthetics Of Flyovers And Bridges

 

Dr. Mahesh Tandon

End of Conference

 

 

 

 

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