Queensland Chapter

Reducing CAPEX by Managing Geotechnical Risk on Projects

Andrew Leventhal (Keynote), Maurice Fraser, Patrick Wong, Dr. Jim Shunqin Luo, Dr Bruce Brown, and Dr Burt Look

Symposium Booklet

Directions to the Myer Centre carpark

Whole day seminar with drinks and networking opportunities afterwards.

  • Welcome Speech and Opening comments, by Organising Chair
  • Keynote Speaker, Andrew Leventhal (GHD Geotechnics) & ndash; “Presentation by AGS GYP 2010 and CEY 2011”
  • Maurice Frazer (Fraser Geologics NZ) – “Canterbury Earthquakes, Christchurch, NZ: Retaining Wall Damage and Rebuild Criteria”
  • Patrick Wong (Coffey Geotechnics) – “Good Practice in Site Investigation and Design Process”
  • Jim Luo (Knight Piesold) – “Reducing CAPEX by Adopting Alternative Solutions for Projects”
  • Bruce Brown (Riotinto) – “Managing Geotechnical Risk in The Mining Industry”
  • Burt Look (Sinclair Knight Merz) – “Integration of the Geotechnical Known and Unknowns into Reducing Project CAPEX”
  • Closing Speech AGS QLD Chair

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