TC211 Ground Improvement

Ground Improvement

- Launch of a new TC211 website – more information will be sent to the TC members in the near future

- Abandoning the Newsletters for a more dynamic way of communication (short and more regular)

Introduce a new principal theme for the period:

  “Innovations in design, execution and QA/QC of Ground Improvement works”

- Participate by dedicated workshops in the international conferences inviting TC members to contribute to the knowledge and develop the addressed themes

- Promote the activities and the links with other organizations or TC’s (in particular the Deep Foundations Institute – DFI, the EFFC, the TC 102 – In situ testing and the new TC218 – Reinforced fills)

- Organize two main TC211 WORKSHOPS at the ECSMGE Reykjavik 2019 and ICSMGE Sydney 2021 based on the new principal theme “Innovations”

- Organize the next Louis Ménard Lecture in Sydney 2021

- The board currently studies the opportunity to organize a new International Symposium IS-GI Brussels

# Type Full Name Country
1 Chair Noel Huybrechts Belgium
2 Vice Chair Jérôme RACINAIS France
3 Secretary Nicolas Denies Belgium
4 Nominated by TC Chair Serge Varaksin France
5 Nominated by TC Chair Michał Topolnicki Poland
6 Nominated by TC Chair Babak Hamidi Australia
7 Nominated by TC Chair Vernon Schaefer United States
8 Corresponding Member Ozer Cinicioglu Turkey
9 Corresponding Member Robert Hutchison United Kingdom
10 Nominated Member Robert Essler United Kingdom
11 Nominated Member Abir Al-Tabbaa United Kingdom
12 Nominated Member Jian Chu Singapore
13 Nominated Member Alain LeKOUBY France
14 Nominated Member Nilo Consoli Brazil
15 Nominated Member Sanjay Gupta India
16 Nominated Member Nidhal Al-Alusi New Zealand
17 Nominated Member Athanasios Platis Greece
18 Nominated Member Ioannis Markou Greece
19 Corresponding Member Sadik Oztoprak Turkey
20 Corresponding Member Aydin Kavak Turkey
21 Corresponding Member muge İnanir Turkey
22 Corresponding Member Hamza Gullu Turkey
23 Nominated Member Satyendra Mittal India
24 Nominated Member Choong-Ki Chung South Korea
25 Nominated Member Chan-Young Yune South Korea
26 Corresponding Member Leo Quirin France
27 Corresponding Member Jie Han United States
28 Corresponding Member Vernon Schaefer United States
29 Corresponding Member Dr. Bindumadhava India
30 Nominated Member Abdullah Ekinci Cyprus
31 Corresponding Member B. Umashankar India
32 Corresponding Member Giuseppe Modoni Italy
33 Corresponding Member Matteo Ciantia United Kingdom
34 Nominated Member George Tsitsas Romania
35 Corresponding Member Vittorio Manassero Italy
36 Corresponding Member Fabien SZYMKIEWICZ France
37 Nominated Member Alessandro Flora Italy
38 Nominated Member Massimo Grisolia Italy
39 Nominated Member jeroen dijkstra Netherlands
40 Nominated Member almer van der Stoel Netherlands
41 Corresponding Member Jason Redgers United Kingdom
42 Nominated Member Masoud Makarchian Iran
43 Corresponding Member Sylvie BRETELLE France
44 Nominated Member António Alves Cristóvão Portugal
45 Nominated Member Muthusamy Karthikeyan Singapore
46 Nominated Member Sergio Lourenco Hong Kong
47 Nominated Member Sunny So Hong Kong
48 Corresponding Member Henry Shiu Hong Kong
49 Corresponding Member Dongsheng Chang Hong Kong
50 Nominated Member Jimmy Wehr Germany
51 Nominated Member Johannes Kirstein Germany
52 Nominated Member Anand J. Puppala United States
53 Nominated Member Hung-Jiun Liao Chinese Taipei
54 Nominated Member Leena Korkiala-Tanttu Finland
55 Corresponding Member Mitsuo Nozu Japan
56 Corresponding Member Shadi Najjar Lebanon
57 Nominated Member Salah Sadek Lebanon
58 Nominated Member Yoshihisa Miyata Japan
59 Nominated Member Masaki Kitazume Japan
60 Nominated Member Jianyong Shi China
61 Nominated Member António Alberto Correia Portugal
62 Corresponding Member Alexandre Pinto Portugal
63 Nominated Member Ece Kurt Turkey
64 Nominated Member Onder Akcakal Turkey
65 Nominated Member Endra Susila Indonesia
66 Nominated Member Babak Hamidi Australia
67 Nominated Member Buddhima Indraratna Australia
68 Nominated Member Jean-Claude Verbrugge Belgium
69 Nominated Member Daniel R. Verastegui Belgium
70 Nominated Member Alireza Alemzadeh Iran
71 Nominated Member Stefan Larsson Sweden
72 Nominated Member Göran Holm Sweden
73 Nominated Member A.B. PONOMARYOV Russia
74 Nominated Member F.F. ZEKHNIEV Russia
75 Nominated Member Joanna Bzówka Poland
76 Nominated Member Michał Topolnicki Poland
77 Nominated Member Gustavo Armijo Spain
78 Nominated Member Pedro Sola Spain
79 Corresponding Member Agostinho Mendonça Portugal
80 Nominated Member Hanlong Liu China

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Host Member Society: Belgium
Short name:  Ground Improvement  (TC211) -  Terms of Reference

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