Demolition Summit programme takes shape
By Steve Ducker05 July 2016
With the exception of a couple of presentations to be confirmed soon, the programme for this year’s World Demolition Summit is almost complete.
Here’s the list of confirmed presentations that delegates will be hearing on October 14:
Earthquake areas and high-risk demolition sites: Dr Jan Kupec, Technical Director, Ground Engineering/Infrastructure, Aurecon Group, New Zealand
Behaviour-based safety – best practice in demolition: Brian Hornyak, Vice President, Major Projects, Sabre Demolition, USA
Sweating the small stuff – attention to detail in demolition projects: Mike Casbon, Technical Director, ERM, USA
What to expect from OSHA in 2017: Mark Lies, Partner, Seyfarth Shaw, USA
Demolition in Japan – major projects and future trends: Hiroshi Konno, President and CEO, Akashigumi Company, Japan
Imploding a pre-stressed concrete bridge: Roberto Folchi, Mining Engineer/Geologist, Nitrex – Explosives Engineering, Italy and Ahmed Amir Khalil, Vice President, International Business Development, Applied Science International, USA
Can traditional demolition learn from explosive demolition? Mike Kehoe, Demolition Consultant, C&D Consultancy, United Kingdom
Peter Banks, president of the US National Demolition Association, will chair the morning session, with NDA board member Scott Knightly taking over in the afternoon.
For updates, please visit www.demolitionsummit.com