Novel Construction Session

For more information on the Novel Construction Initiative, please click here.

Wednesday & Thursday, 3 - 4 April 2019
Rafaelhoteles Atocha 
- Madrid, Spain

The Novel Construction Spring Session took place in Madrid, Spain on Wednesday and Thursday, 3 - 4 April 2019. We would like to thank everyone for their active participation and collaboration. 

In order to review the agenda click here.

The current  Novel Construction working groups are:

Group Leader E-Mail
Health & Safety Alain Gauthiez (Spiecapag) e-mail
Environment  Sue Sljivic (RSK) e-mail
Earthworks & Crossings Paul Andrews (Fluor) e-mail
Steep Slopes Installation Gustavo Guaytima (-) e-mail
New Trends & Innovation Mustafa Abusalah (CCC) e-mail
Coatings Somaieh Salehpour (Shawcor) e-mail
Logistics Bruno Pomaré (Spiecapag) e-mail
Pre-Commissioning Vincenzo Calabria (Sicim) e-mail
Bending Geert Dieperink (Maats) e-mail 

The meetings were held at the Rafaelhoteles Atocha where people from different companies gathered for a productive session to discuss new construction technologies.


After a short introduction on IPLOCA by Executive Secretary, Juan Arzuaga, the agenda included several presentations on new technologies in the industry from knowledgeable speakers. The presentations subjects were the following: 

Group work sessions were then held during the afternoon.


After the group work sessions on Wednesday, the different groups presented the results of their discussions.