Sydney Chapter

Innovations in Ground Stabilisation

Jonathan Cook

The principals of Stabilisation, methods of mechanical stabilisation, particularly Confinement and Tensioned Membrane

  • Which method should be used for various applications.
  • Heavy-duty pavements: Material handling areas, hard stands, Crane platforms etc. Case studies.
  • The development of Mechanical stabilisation techniques from the 1970’s to present day.
  • Key Research that has underpinned the current design methods for Mechanical Stabilisation.
  • The importance of Performance and relating Performance to Design.
  • Discussion on a section of case studies.
  • Brief demonstration of TensarPave Software.


Seats are limited so please register your interest by the 20th of June.

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