3rd Implementation Day

The third implementation day is organised jointly with COWI A/S in Copenhagen (Denmark), the 26th of June 2019.

COWI A/S is a leading international consulting group within engineering, economics and environments science dedicated to creating coherence in tomorrow’s sustainable societies. Founded in 1930, COWI has carried out more than 65,000 projects in over 175 countries. At any given moment, 6,600 employees are involved in more than 12,000 projects.

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 Wednesday 19 June, 2019.
Registrations are now closed.

Click here to access to the 3rd Implementation Day in pictures and get the presentations.


On behalf of all Infrastar members, we would like to warmly acknowledge COWI for hosting the event. Tusind tak!

Special thanks to Susanne Johnna Johansen for her involvement, availability, enthusiasm and great help in organising the event.


09:00 - 09:30Registration and coffee

09:30 - 09:45

Lars Hauge, COWI's Executive Vice President for bridge, tunnel and marine structures

09:45 - 09:55

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

09:55 - 10:25

Keynote: Challenges in the application of concrete design codes for floating wind turbine support structures
Simon Vasseur (Ideol)

10:25 - 10:45

Structural Health Monitoring strategies for fatigue assessment of infrastructure components
Jacob Egede Andersen (COWI)

10:45 - 11:05

Fatigue in grouted connections for offshore wind turbines
Aitor Arrospide Sanz (COWI)
11:05 - 11:30Coffee
11:30 - 11:40Focus on Work Package 3 (WP3): Reliability approaches for decision-making
Prof. John Dalsgaard Sørensen (AAU)

11:40 - 12:40

Fatigue reliability of concrete wind turbine and bridge elements
Amol Mankar (AAU)

Optimal maintenance planning of existing structures using monitoring data
Morteza Ahmadivala (Phimeca)

Development of methods for risk assessment of wind turbine support structures and bridges
Sima Rastayesh (AAU)

Quantification of the value of monitoring information
Lijia Long (BAM)

12:40 - 14:00Lunch
14:00 - 15:00

Poster session

15:00 - 15:45Panel discussion with experts
Infrastar advisory board, COWI representatives, Prof. John Dalsgaard Sørensen (AAU), Moderator: Claus Kramhøft (COWI)
15:45 - 16:45

Speed networking

16:45 - 16:50Conclusion

16:50 - 18:15

Cocktail & networking


Parallelvej 2
2800 Kongens Lyngby, Denmark
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