First International FIG Workshop on
Monitoring High Rise and Tall Engineering Structures
Development and Practices

(22-23 November 2012, Hong Kong)

 

Call for paper


 

 

First International FIG Workshop on Monitoring High Rise and Tall Engineering Structures Development and Practices will be held from 22nd to 23rd of November 2012 in The Hong Kong Polytechnic University. It is co-organized by the:

  • Hong Kong Polytechnic University, SAR Hong Kong China
  • The FIG commission 6, Engineering Surveys
  • The University of Nottingham Ningbo China

The construction of iconic towers, such as the 828 meters high Burj Khalifa (formerly Burj Dubai) officially inaugurated on 4th January 2010, imposes many challenges to surveyors.


The First International FIG Workshop on High Rise and Tall Engineering Structures, organised jointly by the Hong Kong Polytechnic University Department of Land Surveying and Geo-Informatics (LSGI), the FIG Com-mission 6 “Engineering Surveys”, WG 6.2 “Engineering Surveys for Construction work and Structural Engineering”, and the University of Nottingham Ningbo China will review the current state of the art with the contribution of international experts in structural monitoring high rise and tall engineering structures during the construction and also after when structural health monitoring solutions have to be considered due to maintenance and contractor’s responsibilities and especially under wind and seismic loads.

 

 

Venue


Pre-conference Reception: Podium A, 2/F, Chung Sze Yuen Building, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University.

Conference Venue: M1603, 16/F, Li Ka Shing Tower, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University.

Dining Venues: Staff Club Restaurant (5/F) - Lunch Chinese Restaurant (4/F) - Dinner

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Conference hosts

polyulogo The Hong Kong Polytechnic University
FIG The FIG commission 6, Engineering Surveys
University_of_Nottingham The University of Nottingham Ningbo China