Accepted Papers

 

Die Koralmbahn - Herausforderungen eines Infrastrukturgroßprojektes

Koralmtunnel – status of the project

K. SCHNEIDER,

ÖBB-Infrastruktur AG, A

 

Semmeringtunnel – status of the project

G. GOBIET,

ÖBB-Infrastruktur AG, A

 

Tunnel safety – status report Austria

S. WIESHOLZER; BMVIT, A

 

Gestern – Heute – Morgen - Tunnelsicherheit im Wandel der Zeit

G. RATTEI;

ASFINAG Service GmbH, A

 

A validation of the fire dynamics simulator for smoke dispersion from metro stations

1C. FLEMING, 2N. RHODES;

1SNC-Lavalin, 2Independent consultant, Vancouver, CAN

 

On the aerodynamics of water mist from a ventilation designer’s perspective

I. RIESS, M. STECK;

Amstein + Walthert Progress AG, CH

 

Use of water mist systems in smoke extraction systems for improving performances of exhaust fans

F. WAYMEL, L. PLAGNOL; Egis Tunnels, F

 

Mass flow of air in air in exhaust ducts and tubes of road tunnels under traffic conditions

1B. FREI, 2H. HUBER, 2D. JURT, 2M. IMHOLZ, 2R. STOCKHAUS

1Aicher, De Martin, Zweng AG, Lucerne, CH

2Lucerne University of Applied Sciences and Arts, CH

 

New methodologies for volume flow measurements in ducts

M. VIERTEL;

Pöyry Switzerland Ltd, CH

 

Realization of Saccardo nozzles as means of longitudinal ventilation in Sachseln tunnel in Switzerland: An application example

1R. YOUSAF, 1E. EICHELBERGER, 1S. GEHRIG, 2J. GROSSMANN, 2J. STELTMANN

1Pöyry Switzerland Ltd, CH

2TLT-Turbo GmbH, D

 

Statistical distribution of air flows in rail tunnels and resulting risk of flow reversal during fire incidents

P. REINKE, M. WEHNER;

HBI Haerter - Consulting Engineers, CH

 

Sensitivity of transversal ventilation system in underground infrastructure for outside and inside environmental conditions

G. KRAJEWSKI,  W. WĘGRZYŃSKI;

Fire Research Department, Building Research Institute, P

 

Dynamic tunnelmodel – current practice

R. FELIX, A. BASSLER;

Nabla Ingenieure GmbH  

 

 

Technologies for the improvement of jetfan installation factors

F. TARADA, K. ELSE, M. MACCHI;

Mosen Ltd. UK

 

Optimizing Banana Jet® systems in tunnels and metros

K. C. WITT;

Witt & Sohn AG, D

 

Refurbishment of axial fans for tunnel ventilation systems

F. v. VEMDEN, F. v. JAARSVELD;

Zitron Nederland B.V., NL 

 

Smoke detection in road tunnels leading to automatic incident response

1M. LEMPP, 1N. RIKLIN, 2F. ZUMSTEG, 3M. EISENLOHR, 3P. WARTMANN;

1HBI Haerter AG, CH, 2US+FZ Beratende Ingenieure, CH, 3FEDRO, CH

 

 

Rapid incident detection in tunnels through acoustic monitoring AKUT – operating experiences in Austrian road tunnels

F. GRAF; JOANNEUM RESEARCH Forschungsgesellschaft mbH, A

M. GRUBER; ASFINAG Bau Management GmbH, A

 

On the detection of traffic congestion and ventilation control

S. RIGERT, M. BETTELINI

Amberg Engineering Ltd., CH 

 

Fast fire detection by linear temperature sensor cable and its application

I. NAKAHORI, T. OSHIRO, K. FUKUDA, T. MATSUMOTO, S. ABE

Sohatsu Systems Laboratory Inc., Kobe, JPN

 

Development of a full probabilistic risk model to assess the performance of longitudinal ventilation system for fires in tunnel

B. v.WEYENBERGE, M. PACHERA, X. DECKERS

Fire Engineered Solutions Ghent bvba (FESG), BE

 

Reproduction of human behaviour in risk models – validation of the relevant risk parameters based on proband tests

A. LEHAN; Bundesanstalt für Straßenwesen, Bergisch Gladbach, D

O. SENEKOWITSCH; ILF Consulting Engineers, Linz, A

 

Experimental investigation of walking speed in a full-scale darkened tunnel

1M. SEIKE, 2N. KAWABATA, 2M. HASEGAWA, 2N. YAMASHITA, 3Y.-C. LU

1Toyama Prefectural University, 2Kanazawa University, 
3Chiayi County Fire Department, Taiwan, JPN

 

Discussing the influence of congestion on tunnel safety – using the example of the Waterview Tunnel in Auckland, NZL

B. KOHL; ILF Consulting Engineers, Linz, A

S. ERATNE; Project Director Western Ring Route, New Zealand Transport Agency

 

Sanierungen von Tunnelanlagen unter laufendem Betrieb

A. WIERER, A. JÖRG;

ASFINAG Bau Management GmbH, A

 

Sanierungen von Tunnelanlagen unter laufendem Betrieb im Kontext der übergeordneten Überwachung in den Überwachungszentralen

P. SATTINGER; evon GmbH, A

 

Control System in Tunnels

L. ELERTSON;
Swedish Transport Administration, SE

 

Hydraulic isolation from air entrainment as a novel smoke control measure for adhered spill plumes.

M. HOUCHIN; WSP, Westbrook Mill, UK

 

Findings about the complexity and critical factors regarding inaccuracy of determining the installation efficiency of jet fans

T. PLENINGER

ZTG Lechner, A    

 

Electric mobility and road tunnel safety - Hazards of electric vehicle fires

1L. D. MELLERT, 1U.WELTE, 2M. HERMANN, 2M. KOMPATSCHER, 3X. PONTICQ;

1Amstein + Walthert Progress AG, CH; 2VersuchsStollen Hagerbach AG, CH;

3Centre d'études des tunnels, F

 

Potentials of integrating C2x communication into tunnel operations control technology

1C.BADOCHA, 2G.MAYER, 3A. NORKAUER,

1Ingenieurbüro Badocha, 2PTV Transport Consult GmbH, 3Hochschule für Technik Stuttgart, D

 

Reducing of piston effect in metro line A in Prague

M. NOVÁK;

METROPROJEKT Praha a. s., CZ

 

Practical experiences from the installation of the escape way ventilation system of the Dalaaser tunnel

R. KRIPSCH; Sirocco Luft- und Umwelttechnik GmbH, A

R. GERTL; ILF Consulting Engineers Austria GmbH, A

 

Main directions of upgrading Severomuysky railway tunnel ventilation while of the increasing the traffic of the rolling stock

S.G. GENDLER, R.V. VVEDENSKY, M.V. MOGILNIY

Saint-Petersburg Mining University, RU

OJSC NIPII "Lenmntrogiprotrans", RU

 

Res@ZaB Austrian test and research facility for tunnels

R. GALLERMU Leoben, A

 

 

 

 


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