For more information on the Novel Construction Initiative, please click here.
Wednesday & Thursday, 24 - 25 October 2018
Crowne Plaza Hotel - Geneva, Switzerland
The Novel Construction Fall Session will take place in Geneva, Switzerland on Wednesday and Thursday, 24 - 25 October 2018. We welcome and encourage you and your colleagues to participate in furthering IPLOCA's collaborative industry initiative.
The agenda for the meeting will soon be available. It will include presentations on innovative developments on Wednesday morning, afternoon group work and group presentations on Thursday morning.
If you would like to suggest a presentation on Wednesday morning, please submit your proposal to Grégoire de Montmollin and Juan Arzuaga as soon possible.
The current working groups:
|Planning & Design||Criss Shipman (G.I.E.)|
|Earthworks & Crossings||Paul Andrews (Fluor)|
|Welding & NDT||Gustavo Guaytima (TransCanada)|
|New Trends & Innovation||Mustafa Abusalah (CCC)|
|Coatings||Somaieh Salehpour (Shawcor)|
|Environment||Sue Sljivic (RSK)|
|Logistics||Bruno Pomaré (Spiecapag)|
|Pre-Commissioning||Vincenzo Calabria (Sicim)|
|Bending||Geert Dieperink (Maats)|
|Health & Safety||Alain Gauthiez (Spiecapag)|
The initiative is organised in conjunction with the Health & Safety Workshop on Saving lives in the pipeline industry.
For the second time, IPLOCA will offer a webcast of the event. If you are unable to attend in Geneva, we strongly encourage you to take advantage of this offer. More information on this option will be provided closer to the date.
The Crowne Plaza hotel is conveniently located nearby the Geneva international airport and offers a free shuttle service. We have contracted rooms at a rate of:
CHF 190.- for a Standard room single occupancy
CHF 220.- for a Standard room double occupancy
CHF 270.- for a Club room single occupancy
CHF 300.- for a Club room double occupancy
To take advantage of these special rates (all per night and including breakfast), please click here or fill in the reservation form and e-mail it to email@example.com by Friday 14 September. After this date, we cannot guarantee the room rates and availability at the hotel.
We suggest you make your hotel reservation with an arrival on Tuesday to allow a prompt start on Wednesday morning.