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Design and Construction of Pile Foundations in Hong Kong - 13th April 2021

The CPD course will be delivered on the web using Zoom.

Pile foundations are commonly used in Hong Kong to support various different types of infrastructures and buildings. The common pile foundations in Hong Kong include bored piles, barrettes, hand-dug caissons, precast reinforced concrete piles, precast prestressed spun concrete piles, socketed steel H-piles, mini-piles, driven steel H-piles etc. This CPD course is designed to be an introductory course to cover the fundamentals of design and construction of pile foundations, in particular, the regulatory requirements of the HKSAR Government as stipulated in the Code of Practice for Foundations 2017. This CPD course will cover:
  • Legal and contractual requirements for foundation design and construction

  • Classification of foundations

  • Load-carrying capacity of a pile

  • Estimation of pile capacity

  • Load transfer mechanisms of piles

  • Functions of piles

  • Pile types recognized by the Buildings Department of the Hong Kong SAR Government

  • Design and construction of different types of pile foundations commonly used in Hong Kong including large-diameter bored piles, socketed steel H-piles, driven piles, mini-piles etc.

  • New developments in pile foundations


Program

8:30 a.m. – 9:00 a.m.

Registration for the morning sessions

9:00 a.m. – 10:30 a.m.

Legal and contractual requirements for foundation design and construction

Load-carrying capacity of a pile

Functions of piles

Pile types recognized by the Buildings Department

10:30 a.m. – 10:45 a.m.

Coffee break (on your own)

10:45 a.m. – 12:15 p.m.

Design and construction of pile foundations I – Bored piles

12:15 p.m. – 1:30 p.m.

Lunch (on your own)

1:00 p.m. – 1:30 p.m.

Registration for the afternoon sessions

1:30 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.

Design and construction of pile foundations II – Driven piles

3:00 p.m. – 3:15 p.m.

Coffee break (on your own)

3:15 p.m. – 4:45 p.m.

Design and construction of pile foundations III – Rock socketed piles

New developments in pile foundations

4:45 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Discussion


Language: Cantonese with technical terms in English

Date:  13th April 2021 (8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m)

Venue: Your comfortable office or home

Cost: $1,350 (include an e-copy of course notes and a Certificate of Attendance)

Early bird discount: $1,150 for registration completed on or before 6th April 2021.



Methods of Payment: 
       
        (1)    A deposit to "Advanced Technovation Limited" at HSBC Account No. 400-304267-001 and get a receipt;

        (2)    FPS 3116993 and take a screen capture; or

        (3)    An e-cheque payable to "Advanced Technovation Limited".


Registration: 

(1)      Register online at adv-technovation.com and submit the image of the receipt or screen capture, or an e-cheque;

(2)   Fill in the reply slip and e-mail the completed reply slip with receipt, screen capture or e-cheque to support@adv-technovation.com

We would normally respond to you within 48 hours. If you do not hear from us within 3 days, please contact us again by e-mail at support@adv-technovation.com


Questions: Please contact Miss Luk at 91208024 (phone or WhatsApp), or support@adv-technovation.com (e-mail)


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