28 - 30 June, 2017 | Crowne Plaza Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand

Ronald Damen


Senior Geotechnical Engineer
Fletcher Construction


4:00 PM Optimising the Deep Foundations for Various Bridges at the Hamilton Expressway by Using Advanced Pile Testing Methods and Quality Assurance Tools

  • Short overview of high strain dynamic testing;
  • Using dynamic testing to achieve a more economic design;
  • The application of remote testing: advantages and challenges;

4:40 PM Champagne Round Table Discussion: Evaluating Latest Trends and Innovations in Pile Design

It’s worthy to look at the current trends in today’s Deep Foundations market in order to assess innovation in pile design. This champagne roundtable session will allow participants to discuss latest innovations and methods currently being implemented.
  • Understanding of the deformational aspect of pile design
  • The use of vibrators in the field of deep foundations and its impacts and evolution
  • The interaction between technology and design plays a determinant role in the evolution of deep foundations and piling


Check out the incredible speaker line-up to see who will be joining Ronald.

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