Tuesday, 12.06.2018

 

 

 8.00

 

Registrierung / Registration

 

Hall ‘Styria’ Chairman: Peter STURM; Graz University of Technology, A

 

 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

 

The Koralm-railtunnel – challenges of a major infrastructure project

K. SCHNEIDER;

ÖBB-Infrastructure AG, A

 

 

 9.50

 

Semmering Base Tunnel:  construction, deep intermediate access shafts, TBM- and drill and blast tunneling

G. GOBIET;

ÖBB-Infrastructure AG, A

 

 

10.15

 

EU-Directive 2004/54/EG – implementation - status report Austria

S. WIESHOLZER;

BMVIT, Federal Ministry for Transport, Innovation and Technology, A

 

 

10.40

 

Kaffeepause im Ausstellungsbereich / Coffee Break at Trade Show

 

Hall ‘Styria’ Chairman: Alexander WIERER; ASFINAG, A 

 

11.25

 

Today is tomorrow´s yesterday - tunnel security through the ages

G. RATTEI, U. STIEFVATER;

ASFINAG Service GmbH, A

 

 

11.50

 

Requirements for escape doors in the tunnels of the Koralm railway line –
special focus on thermal loads during fire

1H. STEINER, 2M. BEYER, 2P. STURM;

1ÖBB Infrastructure AG, A, 2IVT, TU Graz, A

 

 

12.15

 

Change in thermal conditions during construction and operation of a long railway tunnel – taking the Koralmtunnel as an example

1D. FRUHWIRT, 1M. BACHER, 1P.J. STURM, 2H. STEINER;

1IVT, TU Graz, A, 2ÖBB Infrastructure AG, A

 

 

12.40

 

Mittagessen mit Unterstützung des Bürgermeisters der Stadt Graz, Herrn Mag. Siegfried NAGL

Lunch supported by the Mayor of Graz, Mag. Siegfried NAGL

 

 

 

Parallelsektion / Parallelsession

 

 

Hall ‘Styria’ Chairman: Norris HARVEY; Mott MacDonald, USA

 

14.10

 

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

1C.F. Fleming, 2N. Rhodes;

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

 

 

14.35

 

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

I. Riess, M. Steck;

Amstein + Walthert Progress AG, CH

 

 

 

15.00

 

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

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

 

15.25

 

Kaffeepause im Ausstellungsbereich / Coffee Break at Trade Show

 

 

Parallelsektion / Parallelsession

 

Hall ‘Graz’ Chairman: Yoshikazu OTA; Ota Engineering Office, JPN

 

14.10

 

Mass flow of air in tubes and 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

 

 

14.35

 

New methodologies for volume flow measurements in ducts

M. Viertel, E. EICHELBERGER;

Pöyry Switzerland Ltd., CH

 

 

15.00

 

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

 

 

15.25

 

Kaffeepause im Ausstellungsbereich / Coffee Break at Trade Show

 

 

Parallelsektion / Parallelsession

 

Hall ‘Styria’ Chairman: Norman RHODES; Independent consultant, USA

 

16.10

 

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

P. Reinke, M. Wehner;

HBI Haerter - AG, CH; HBI Haerter - GmbH, D

 

 

16.35

 

Effectiveness of the safeguarding supportive system (SSS) as a residual risk measure in tunnel environment – quantitative evaluation of validity of the SSS
and behaviour of tunnel workers

1R. Hojo, 1K. Hamajima, 2M. Tsuchiya, 1S. Umezaki, 1S. Shimizu
1National Institute of Occupational Safety and Health, JPN
2ADVANTAGE Risk Management Co., Ltd., JPN

 

 

17.00

 

Dynamic tunnelmodel – current practice

R. Felix, A. Bassler;

Nabla Ingenieure GmbH, CH

 

 

19.30

 

Konferenzdinner mit Unterstützung des Landeshauptmannes von Steiermark,
Herrn Hermann SCHÜTZENHÖFER

Conference dinner supported by the Governor of Styria, Hermann SCHÜTZENHÖFER

 

 

 

Parallelsektion / Parallelsession

 

Hall ‘Graz’ Chairman: Franz ZUMSTEG; US+FZ Consulting Engineers, CH

 

 

16.10

 

 

Technologies for the improvement of jetfan installation factors

F. Tarada, K. Else;

Mosen Ltd. UK

 

 

16.35

 

Best practice in the use of Banana Jet® systems in tunnels and metros

K. C. Witt;

Witt & Sohn AG, D

 

 

17.00

 

Refurbishment of axial fans for tunnel ventilation systems

F. van Vemden, F. van Jaarsveld;

Zitron Nederland B.V., NL

 

 

19.30

 

Konferenzdinner mit Unterstützung des Landeshauptmannes von Steiermark,
Herrn Hermann SCHÜTZENHÖFER

Conference dinner supported by the Governor of Styria, Hermann SCHÜTZENHÖFER

 


in cooperation with

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