Limited number of free places on offer

Conference Programme

UKSTT are delighted to announce the International Society for Trenchless Technology (ISTT) as the headline sponsor for the European Conference taking place at No-Dig Live on 15th September. As part of the sponsorship there will now be a limited number of free places on offer.

“Rehabilitation Design for Pressure and Gravity Pipes”.

A high-level technical conference with internationally respected and acknowledged expert speakers from 5 European countries covering the design methods and codes of practice for rehabilitation design across the Continent along with examples of their application. The Conference Chair will be Dr. Dec Downey, former Chairman of ISTT and UKSTT. Keynote speakers will be Dr. Olivier Thépot of Eau de Paris in the gravity liner design session and Dr. John Gumbel of JG Pipeline Consultancy in the pressure pipe rehabilitation session.

10:15 - 10:30
Opening & Welcome by Conference Chairman
Speaker: Dec Downey
10:30 - 11:20 Keynote Lecture - Gravity Sewer Liner Design
Speaker: Olivier Thépot - Consultant
11:20 - 11:45 Revision of the WRc SRM Sewer Renovation Design Method and a new approach to Quality Control of sewer renovation systems
Speaker: Nick Orman
11:45 - 12:10 External pressure tests on large diameter jacking pipe system
Speaker: Högni Jónsson
12:10 - 12:35 Real-time monitoring of UV lamps as requirement for controlled and protocolled curing of large diameter liner with big wall thicknesses
Speaker: Firmino Barbosa
12:35 - 13:00 Questions & Discussion
Speaker: Dec Downey
13:00 - 13:45 LUNCH
13:45 - 14:35 Keynote Lecture - Pressure Pipe Rehabilitation
Speaker: John Gumbel - JG Pipeline, UK
14:35 - 15:00 Status Quo of the CIPP Product Standards for Water & Gas Networks
Speaker: Ricky Selle - Selle Consult, Germany
15:00 - 15:25 Key Design Considerations for PE80 and PE100 Pressure Pipe Liners 
Speaker: Steve Brogden - Die Draw Ltd, UK
15:25 - 15:45 Questions & Discussion
Speaker: Dec Downey
15:45 - 15:50 Closing Remarks by Conference Chairman
Speaker: Dec Downey


The organisers reserve the right to amend the programme or substitute speakers at any time if necessary.

This one-day Conference will take place on Wednesday 15th September at Peterborough, UK, in conjunction with the biennial No-Dig Live event. It will be a high-level Technical Conference focused on the topic “Rehabilitation Design for Pressure and Gravity Pipes”. The Conference language will be English.

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