Montag / Monday, 25.4.2016

 

 

8.00

 

Registrierung / Registration

 

 

9.00

 

Opening

H. EICHLSEDER; Head of the Institute of Internal Combustion Engines and Thermodynamics, Graz University of Technology, A

H. KAINZ; Rector of Graz University of Technology, A

 

9.25

 

On the Road to Safer Tunnels

F. ZUMSTEG, U. STEINEMANN; US+FZ Consulting Engineers, Lenzburg/Wollerau, CH

M. EISENLOHR; Swiss Federal Roads Office (FEDRO), Bern, CH

 

9.50

 

Tunnel Safety 2000-2015

G. RATTEI; ASFINAG Service GmbH, A

 

10.15

 

Kaffeepause im Ausstellungsbereich / Coffee Break at Trade Show

 

11.00

 

Disaster Management Requires a Strong and Well-Established Safety Culture

A. STEIN; Ponts et Chaussées, L

 

11.25

 

On the Aerodynamic Characteristics of Partly Open Galleries in Case of Fire

1T. STAMMWITZ, 2S. RIGERT, 3N.P. HOJ, 2M. BETTELINI;

1 Swiss Federal Roads Office (FEDRO), Thusis, CH

2Amberg Engineering Ltd., Regensdorf-Watt, CH, 3HOJ Consulting, Brunnen, CH

 

11.50

 

Incident Tested: Rescue, Evacuation and Fire Protection at the Koralm Tunnel 2 -
A R
eview of the Fire Event in 2015 and the Practical Implementation of the Concept in the Event of an Incident

S. FEHLEISEN; ÖBB Infrastruktur AG, A

 

12.15

 

Mittagessen / Lunch

 

 

Parallelsektion / Parallelsession

 

 

14.00

 

Preliminary Ventilation and Cooling during the Construction of the Brenner Base Tunnel

1A. BUSSLINGER, 2R. INSAM;

1HBI Haerter AG, CH, 2BBT SE, A

 

14.25

 

The Ventilation and Cooling of Long Railway Tunnels during Equipment:
Experiences and Challenges on the Example of the Gotthard Base Tunnel

S. GEHRIG, T. MELCHIOR; Pöyry Switzerland Ltd, Zurich, CH

 

14.50

 

Investigating Different Operational Scenarios for the Proposed Emergency Ventilation System in Furka Tunnel

R. YOUSAF, T. MELCHIOR; Pöyry Switzerland Ltd., CH

 

15.15

 

Egress Way Ventilation for Escape Routes in Tunnels – The Design of Overpressure Systems

J.W. HUIJBEN, M.E. HUIJBEN; Tunnel Safety Consults, NL

E. THESING; Phitech Solutions, NL

 

15.40

 

Kaffeepause im Ausstellungsbereich / Coffee Break at Trade Show

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Parallelsektion / Parallelsession

 

14.00

 

Comparing PIARC Emissions with Australian Tunnel Measurements

C. STACEY, M. MEISSNER, P. RIDLEY; Stacey Agnew, AUS

 

14.25

 

Investigations on Smoke Propagation with Longitudinal Ventilation by Means of a Model Tunnel

A. KLEIN, W. JESSEN, M. OESER, W. SCHRÖDER; RWTH Aachen University, D

C. SISTENICH; Federal Highway Research Institute (BASt), Bergisch Gladbach, D

 

14.50

 

Tunnel Complex Blanka in Prague – Testing of the Operational Safety and Fire Ventilation System

ZAPARKA, L. SAJTAR, J. PORIZEK; Satra s.r.o., CZ

SULC, Czech Technical University in Prague, CZ

 

 

15.15

 

Tunnels Corrosion and Several Problems in Fans on Road Tunnels of A-67 Highway

1F. COLLAZOS, 2P. PASCUAL-MUÑOZ, 3L. AYRES;

1Ministry of Development, E; 2University of Cantabria, E; 3Imesapi, E

 

15.40

 

Kaffeepause im Ausstellungsbereich / Coffee Break at Trade Show

 

 

Parallelsektion / Parallelsession

 

16.20

 

Risk Analyses of Tunnels Using the Swiss Guideline and Methodology for Risk Assessment and Risk Evaluation

N. P. HOJ; HOJ Consulting, Brunnen, CH

S. RIGERT, M. BETTELINI; Amberg Engineering Ltd., Regensdorf-Watt, CH

 

16.45

 

Findings from the New PIARC Report “Experience with Significant Incidents in Road Tunnels”

B. KOHL; ILF Consulting Engineers, Linz, A

 

 

17.10

 

Consequence Analysis of False Fire Detection in Road Tunnels

T. SAKAGUCHI; Sohatsu Systems Laboratory Inc., Kobe, JPN

B. KOHL; ILF Consulting Engineers, Linz, A

A. VARDY; University of Dundee, Scotland, UK

 

 

17.35

 

Developing a New Model to Predict Fire Flame Length under Tunnel Ceiling Based Dimensional and Regression Analysis

B. NIKNAM, K. SHAHRIAR, H. MADANIC; Amirkabir University of Technology, Tehran, Iran

 

 

19.30

 

Konferenzdinner / Conference dinner

 

 

Parallelsektion / Parallelsession

 

16.20

 

CFD and Engineering Method Coupling for Evaluating the Fire Relative to
Battery T
ransportation

B. TRUCHOT, G. LEROY, G. MARLAIR; INERIS, Verneuil en Halatte, F

 

16.45

 

The Treatment of the Throttling Effect in Incompressible 1D Flow Solvers

C. FLEMING, G. CLARK, K. MEEKS; Atkins Ltd, UK

T. WICHT; HBI Haerter, CH

 

17.10

 

How to Compute Relevant Meteorological Portal Differences

B. HÖPPERGER; TFD Consulting Engineer; Igls, A

 

19.30

 

Konferenzdinner / Conference dinner




in cooperation with

Österreichisches Nationalkomitee des
Welt-Straßenverbandes AIPCR/PIARC
(Austrian National Committee of PIARC)