5th International Dräger Tunnelforum
Safety and Operational Activities during large-scale Emergencies in Tunnels and Underground Traffic Systems
To mark the occasion of the forthcoming opening of the new Leipzig City Tunnel on September 4th and 5th, 2013 Dräger invites you to the 5th International Tunnel Forum in the Congress Centre Leipzig (CCL).
Join us as we discuss topics from the areas of tunnel construction, the fire service and rescue operations with international experts from Israel, Great Britain, Sweden, Italy, Austria, Switzerland and Germany:
- Safety in planning, constructing and operating underground traffic systems; Moderation: Dr.-Ing. Roland Leucker, Managing Director, STUVA e. V., Köln
- Operational tactics and activities in underground traffic systems
- Medical care during mass casualty incidents – MCI
As a special highlight, you can see a live broadcast of the Leipzig Fire Brigade and the city emergency services teams performing a full-scale fire drill in the Leipzig City Tunnel. As part of a panel discussion, together, we will then analyse the event as well as afterwards, visiting the scene of the fire drill itself.
Date: 4. und 5. September 2013
Organizer: Dräger Safety AG & Co. KGaA
Venue: Congress Center Leipzig (CCL)
62nd Geomechanics Colloquy 2013
- Power water conduits
- Special measures in soft ground
- International large projects
- Challenge shaft
The conference is accompanied by a technical exhibition from 8th to 9th of October. For availability of exhibition space please contact the secretariat of the OeGG.
An excursion to a tunnel site will be organized for October 9th.
Prior to the colloquy, Workshops with the following topics are scheduled on
October 09th, 2013 also at the congress center "Salzburg Congress":
- Characterization of fault zones
- Failure prognosis in geotechnics
Date: 10 to 11 Oktober 2010
Venue: Salzburg Congress, Salzburg, Austria
Veranstalter: Austrian Society for Geomechanics - ÖGG
Languages: Conference languages are German and English (Workshops only in English). Simultanuos translation is provided.