Rapid Excavation and Tunneling Conference

June 4–7, 2017
Manchester Grand Hyatt
San Diego, California, UnitedStates

Every two years, industry leaders and practitioners from around the world gather at the Rapid Excavation and Tunneling Conference (RETC), the authoritative program for the tunneling profession, to learn about the most recent advances and breakthroughs in this unique field. Come visit us at Booth 101 to talk to our tunneling experts!!


Innovations and efficiency in urban tunneling - A case study of the Eglinton Crosstown LRT in Toronto, ON
D. Ifrim and A. Solecki, Hatch Mississauga, Ontario; I. Hassan, Metrolinx, Toronto, Ontario, Canada; P. Cott, Smith & Long, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Date: Monday, June 5, 2017, at 8.30am.
Session: Pressure Face TBM

Planning and Design of the New Ashbridges Bay Treatment Plant Outfall for the City of Toronto
G. Kramer, Hatch, Mississauga, ON, Canada; D. Ross, CH2M Canada, Toronto, ON, Canada; F. Duckett, W.F. Baird and Associates, Oakville, ON, Canada; J. Kempa-Teper, City of Toronto, Toronto, ON, Canada
Date: Monday, June 5, 2017, at 1.30pm
Session: Future Tunneling

Use of Infrared Technology to Detect Backfill Voids behind Steel Lining in Tunnels
MacKinnon, and B. Harland, Hatch Corporation, Vancouver, BC, Canada
Date: Tuesday, June 6, 2017 at 8.30am
Session: Innovation & Technology

Long-Distance Microtunnelling at Toronto Pearson International Airport
R. Ofori, J. Schreiner and M. Gelinas Hatch Corporation, Burlington, Ontario, Canada; A. Puri, The Regional Municipality of Peel, Brampton, Ontario, Canada; W. Trisi and J. Mulville CRS Tunnelling Inc., Oakville, Ontario, Canada
Date: Tuesday, June 6, 2017 at 1.30pm
Session: Trenchless Tunneling

For more information on the event go to http://www.retc.org/