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E011 Engineering Building Foundation Failure Prevention 1 Day

BEM Approved 6 CPD Points With Full Attendance RM290.00 for Graduate Engineer
RM350.00 for Professional Engineer
Introduction
SECTION 1 (9.00-10.45)
• Types of building foundations and their design concepts.
• What can go wrong in design and construction checklists?
• Problems of ground vibration and ground movement.
• Common types of problems and failures.
• Common causes for the problems and failures.

SECTION 2 (11.00-13.00)
• Buildings foundation problem and failure investigation: techniques and procedures.
• Common methods of repairs, basis and case histories.
• Brief case histories illustrating common problems and causes for low-rise buildings on soft ground, filled ground, etc. proposals for repairs are also included.

SECTION 3 (14.00-15.30)
• Detail case history 1: scope of investigation, analysis of results, findings, recommendations and details of proposed remedies plus design details.

SECTION 4 (15.45-17.00)
• Detail case history 2 & Q n A session
Who are the speakers?
Qualification : Bachelor of Engineering, BE (HONS), Civil, University of Malaya, 1974.
Professional Engineer, Civil, Board of Engineers Malaysia (BEM), 1979
Member, Civil, The Institution of Engineers Malaysia (IEM), 1979
Member, Civil, The Institution of Civil Engineers (UK), 1979
Fellow, Civil, The Institution of Engineers Malaysia, 1992
BEM Accredited Independent Check Engineer, Board of Engineers Malaysia, 2004
ACEM/IEM Panel of Engineering Experts (Geotechnical), 2002
-Life Member, Road Engineering Association Malaysia, 1995

Strength : Published more than 50 technical papers about geotechnical and road engineering in various local and international conferences/seminars/journal.
Current job : Director of E-Geo Consultant Sdn. Bhd.
Biodata : Ir. Neoh has been a Vice Chairman of IEM (2004-2006), Chairman of Technical Committee on Geotechnics (TC5)of Road Association of Malaysia (1997-2006) and Chairman of IEM Geotechnical Technical Division (1996-1998),etc.

He joined JKR Malaysia for 25 years after graduated from UM in 1974. He joined IKRAM Runding Sdn Bhd as Director from 1999 to 2000. Since 2001, he is the Director of E-GEO Consultant Sdn Bhd.

He has published more than 50 technical papers about geotechnical and road engineering in various local & international conferences/seminars/journal.

He is a registered BEM Accredited Independent Checker (Geotechnical).
 
Objectives
Benefits
Sessions and Scopes
Session Scope Speaker
Session 1
Day 1
0830-0900
Registration
Session 2
Day 1
0900-1100
SECTION 1
• Types of building foundations and their design concepts.
• What can go wrong in design and construction checklists?
• Problems of ground vibration and ground movement.
• Common types of problems and failures.
• Common causes for the problems and failures.
Ir. Neoh Cheng Aik
Session 3
Day 1
1000-1025
Refreshment
Session 4
Day 1
1100-1300
SECTION 2
• Buildings foundation problem and failure investigation: techniques and procedures.
• Common methods of repairs, basis and case histories.
• Brief case histories illustrating common problems and causes for low-rise buildings on soft ground, filled ground, etc. proposals for repairs are also included.
Ir. Neoh Cheng Aik
Session 5
Day 1
1300-1400
Lunch
Session 6
Day 1
1400-1535
SECTION 3
• Detail case history 1: scope of investigation, analysis of results, findings, recommendations and details of proposed remedies plus design details.
Ir. Neoh Cheng Aik
Session 7
Day 1
1535-1600
Refreshment
Session 8
Day 1
1600-1700
SECTION 4
• Detail case history 2 & Q n A session
Ir. Neoh Cheng Aik
Session 9
Day 1
1700-1715
Question & Answer
Session 10
Day 1
1715-1730
Distribution of Certificate
Date, Time, Venue, and Fee
Date and time : 22-2-2008 (Friday) 0900 - 1700
Venue : Seminar Hall,Ground Floor, Wisma Wawasan,
No.19-0, Jalan PJS8/12, Dataran Mentari,
Bandar Sunway, 46150 Petaling Jaya,
Selangor Darul Ehsan
Location map : See location map
Fee : RM290.00 for Graduate Engineer
RM350.00 for Professional Engineer
Who should attend?
•Civil Engineers, Geotechnical Engineers, Engineering Consultants, Project Manager, RE, Building Contractor
Course related information (FREE)
Additional notes
• Certificate of CPD Point with full attendance
• 2 tea breaks & 1 lunch provided
• Handout notes
Class capacity = 40