BASEMENTS – what you need to know

Wednesday 21 August 2019 from 6:30PM


Guest Presenters: Dr Andrew Lochaden, Senior Geotechnical Engineer, Golder
Ashkan Tabatabaee, Straightline Contractors Pty Ltd

Andrew’s presentation will cover the expectations of a geotechnical investigation; Melbourne’s variable ground conditions; groundwater; common basement retention systems; health, safety and environmental considerations; and adjoining buildings, services and infrastructure considerations.
Ashkan has extensive experience in geotechnical analysis, both standard construction methodology and advanced analysis, and the structural design of all aspects of foundation design for basements. His experience in following through with construction of basements on site will provide invaluable advice for engineers who are wanting to know why and how they should be designing their projects.

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Wednesday 21 August 2019



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Guests: $40

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