RETC 2019

Date: June 16, 2019

Event Name: Rapid Excavation & Tunneling Conference
Dates: June 16-19, 2019
Location: Chicago, Illinois, USA
Venue: Hyatt Regency Chicago

Join us at the 2019 Rapid Excavation & Tunneling Conference (RETC) June 16 through 19 in Chicago, Illinois. Attend a presentation by a Robbins Tunneling professional or come talk to us at booth 306 to learn more about current techniques being used on tunneling projects throughout the world.


Monday, June 17, 2019

8:55 am
Tunneling in Mixed Face Conditions: An Enduring Challenge for EPB TBM Excavation
Jim Clark, The Robbins Company, and Paul Verrall, Afcons Infrastructure Ltd.
Presented by Tyler Sandell, The Robbins Company

3:00 pm
Rebuilding TBMs: Are Used TBMs as Good as New?
Doug Harding, The Robbins Company

Tuesday, June 18, 2019

8:35 am
Breaking Through Tough Ground in the Himalayas: Nepal’s First TBM
Missy Isaman, The Robbins Company

Wednesday, June 19, 2019

8:35 am
7.93 m Open TBM Shotcrete System Improvement and Innovation at China’s Jilin Project
Desiree Willis, The Robbins Company and Ya Jun Guo, Robbins China
Presented by Brad Grothen, The Robbins Company