13 - 15 November, 2017
Le Royal Meridien Beach Resort & Spa, Dubai, United Arab Emirates

Dr. Asadullah Khan

Principal Engineer

Dr Asadullah Khan has 18 years of experience in design, construction supervision and project/program management in South Asia and the Middle East. He holds BE (civil), MSc (geotechnics), PhD (strategic management) and PMP. His research interest involves strategic management, organizational development, business intelligence management, organizational/project business development, national/organizational cultures and its impact on project/organizational performance, employee motivation, management of mega projects with specific focus on ground improvement, grouting, tunneling and marine construction. Dr Asadullah is a Principal Engineer with WSP and responsible for the ground engineering infrastructure portfolio of Abu Dhabi General Services company.

10:00 AM Foundation design for tall structures

By attending the workshop you will benefit by:
  • Getting an insight into design procedures for economic foundation design in Dubai
  • Understanding the demands and necessities when constructing high-rise buildings in Dubai
  • Reviewing the close proximity of UAE projects and how this affects building and infrastructure foundations
  • Investigating temporary excavation support structures including diaphragm walls

12:15 PM Synchronization of geotechnical investigations for a mega project: case study from UAE

This presentation will discuss management of executing more than 6 thousand CPTs, hundreds of boreholes and over a 1.7 million m length of geophysical survey lines for a mega project in the UAE resulting into a cost effective design of ground improvement works involving stone columns, dynamic replacement, dynamic compaction and rapid impact compaction.

Check out the incredible speaker line-up to see who will be joining Dr. Asadullah .

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