According to a comprehensive study conducted by the American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE), it was determined that improper earthwork practices contribute to 34% of all construction-related failures. Furthermore, 80% of infrastructure projects face significant geotechnical issues, highlighting the need for advanced earthwork design and geotechnical knowledge to ensure the viability and success of engineering projects.
This certified program is designed to empower your expertise and proficiency in practical earthworks design and geotechnical engineering principles, techniques, and best practices. You will acquire a thorough comprehension of vital subjects in geotechnical engineering methodologies, encompassing slope stability analysis, soil mechanics, compaction, and geosynthetics. Furthermore, this program will meticulously outline the diverse approaches utilized in site investigation, including evaluation of investigation types, cost comparisons, and their applicability throughout Australia and the APAC regions. With special attention to matching ground conditions, this program will extensively cover a range of foundations, retaining walls, earthworks, and ground improvements.
Additionally, you will acquire the essential skills to effectively assess and compare international standards, codes, and regulatory requirements governing geotechnical designs. By delving into these real-world scenarios, this program will provide invaluable insights into common pitfalls, costly errors, failures, and notable successes. With a strong emphasis on value engineering, innovation, construction techniques, constructability, and comprehensive cost comparisons, you will be thoroughly prepared to navigate the intricate dynamics of geotechnical engineering projects.
Upon successful completion of the program, you will earn the Certification in Advanced Earthworks Design and Geotechnical Engineering. This certification will elevate your professional credentials and demonstrate your expertise in the essential principles of earthworks design and geotechnical engineering, including knowledge of the latest industry best practices, tools, and technologies. This industry-recognized certification holds lifelong validity, offering a testament to your expertise and commitment to excellence in the infrastructure industry.
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Earthwork design and geotechnical engineering are crucial for ensuring the stability and safety of infrastructure. Poor earthwork design and inadequate geotechnical engineering contribute to 36% of infrastructure failures worldwide. Additionally, over 50% of construction projects experience delays or cost overruns due to unforeseen geotechnical challenges. Effective practices in these disciplines are essential for protecting lives, preserving investments, and promoting sustainable development.
Led by Dr. Manish Tiwari, a distinguished design and engineering expert with extensive experience, this program offers a unique opportunity to acquire practical knowledge in earthwork and geotechnical site investigation, design, and construction techniques. The program focuses on differentiating between diverse soil and rock types, allowing you to discern their respective significance. You will gain in-depth insights on critical topics such as site investigation methodologies, selection of investigation types, ground interpretation techniques, and practical applications of various methodologies.
Moreover, you will gain indispensable expertise in understanding design methodologies for deep excavations, including comparing design standards, requirements, and fundamental principles governing retaining walls. You will acquire comprehensive knowledge of soil nail and gravity retaining wall designs will be imparted, enabling you to select suitable ground improvement techniques for specific soil conditions and conduct meticulous field testing for earthwork design.
Upon successful completion of the program, you will earn the Certification in Advanced Earthworks Design and Geotechnical Engineering. This certification will elevate your professional credentials and demonstrate your expertise in the essential principles of earthworks design and geotechnical engineering, including knowledge of the latest industry practices, tools, and technologies. This industry-recognized certification holds lifelong validity, offering a testament to your expertise and commitment to excellence in the infrastructure industry.
Dr. Manish Tiwari is a highly experienced geotechnical engineer with a career spanning over 21 years in Asia and Australia. He excels in design, construction, research, and teaching, with a focus on major infrastructure projects. Currently with CPB Contractors, he leads the geotechnical discipline for the Inland Rail (N2N) and Cross River Rail projects, involving extensive earthworks, retaining walls, foundations, and ground improvement.
Dr. Manish is a Chartered Geotechnical Engineer known for delivering cost-effective and innovative solutions. His expertise extends to design management, site investigations, construction coordination, and instrumentation. Prior to CPB, he worked with EIC Activities, providing geotechnical design services to prominent companies in the CIMIC group. Dr. Manish has also held positions in renowned engineering consultancies, contributing to projects like Melbourne Metro Rail, Brisbane Metro, and Singapore's Thomson East Coast Line. With a deep understanding of construction and multidisciplinary interactions, he has built a solid reputation as a leader in the field.
After successfully attending this program, you will be awarded the Certification in Advanced Earthworks Design and Geotechnical Engineering that can be used in your resume, CV, and other professional credentials. Globally demanded and recognized, this designation will help you distinguish your skillsets and you have attained expertise and critical knowledge in navigating complex earthworks design and geotechnical engineering strategies. This program is developed by the Chartered Institute of Professional Certifications and the content of this program has been certified by CPD Certification Service as conforming to the highest standards in continuing professional principles.
Dates: 22 - 23 Nov 2023
Venue: Online Executive Program (via Zoom)
Time: 11:00am - 6:30pm Australian Eastern Daylight Time (AEDT)
8:00am - 3:30pm Singapore Standard Time (SGT)
|Early Bird Packages||Regular Pricing|
|By 19 Sep 2023||By 31 Oct 2023||After 31 Oct 2023|
|Australia Delegates||AUD 1,895||AUD 2,095||AUD 2,195|
|Singapore and Other Countries Delegates||SGD 1,895||SGD 2,095||SGD 2,195|
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