2nd Implementation Day

The second implementation day is organised jointly with Eiffage in Vélizy-Villacoublay (France) on Friday, the 12th of October 2018.

Eiffage is part of Infrastar project as a partner organisation. Eiffage is a leading figure in the European concessions and public works sector, operating through four divisions: construction, infrastructures, energy systems, and concessions.

The language of the event is English.

Download the flyer here.

The event is free, however, number of places is limited and registration is strictly necessary. Please register by September 28, 2018. Registrations are now closed.


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09:00 - 09:30Registration and coffee

09:30 - 09:40

Welcome and introduction
Benoit Maureau (Eiffage)

09:40 - 09:50

Infrastar at a glance
Dr. Odile Abraham (Université Gustave Eiffel - Ifsttar)

09:50 - 10:20

Keynote "UHPFRC for strengthening or retrofitting structures. Experience and prospects"
Dr. François Toutlemonde (Université Gustave Eiffel - Ifsttar)

10:20 - 10:50

Focus on the Work Package 2 (WP2): Structural and action models - The benefit of monitoring
Prof. Eugen Brühwiler (EPFL)

10:50 - 11:05

Coffee break

11:05 - 12:15

Fatigue of reinforced concrete structural element
Bartek Sawicki (EPFL)

Reliability of structures exposed to traffic loads and environmental loading
Mariia Nesterova (Université Gustave Eiffel - Ifsttar)

Lifetime cyclic behaviour of gravity base foundations for offshore wind turbines
Gianluca Zorzi (GuD)

Fatigue of wind turbine concrete structures
Joey Velarde (COWI)

12:15 - 13:30Lunch
13:30 - 14:30

"Three Minute Thesis"
Infrastar PhD students

14:30 - 15:10Poster session
Coffee & refreshments
15:10 - 15:45

Round tables

15:45 - 16:25Outcomes of the round tables

16:25 - 16:30



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