Stefan Moser: Catalogue data in Spring Semester 2021

Name Dr. Stefan Moser
Basler & Hofmann AG
Forchstrasse 395
8032 Zürich
Telephone044 387 11 22
DepartmentCivil, Environmental and Geomatic Engineering

101-0556-01LConstruction Methods5 credits4GS.  Moser
Abstract- Construction methods of Special Underground and Deep Foundation Construction as well as tunnelling methods
- Planning of construction processes, site equipment and site logistics
- Basic knowledge of scheduling and cost calculation and introduction in corresponding standards and guidelines
ObjectiveStudents gain practical knowledge in
- Organization of tender documents.
- Scheduling and cost calculation.
- Construction methods of Special Underground and Deep Foundation Construction as well as tunnelling methods.
- Planning of earthwork processes and conception of site logistics.
- SIA 103, SIA 112, SIA 118
- Cost calculation
- Scheduling
- Submission (detailed estimate, special provisions, acceptance standards)
- Methods of ground investigation and ground control

Special Underground / Deep Foundation Construction:
- Dewatering systems
- Pipe jacking/ Micro tunnelling
- Piles / Retaining walls
- Anchors
- Soil improvements
- Cut-and-cover method
- Caissons
- Supporting construction methods: soil injection/ jetting

Tunnel construction:
- Classification of tunnelling
- Conventional drive tunnelling
- Mechanical drive tunnelling
- Drainage and Sealing
- Lining/ finishing
- Supporting construction methods: pipe umbrellas

Execution of contruction work und logistics:
- Planning of production processes
- Logistics/ site equipment
- Transportation logistics
- Formwork and cranes
Lecture notesSlides, supplementary handouts about selected topics
The documents will be provided on Ilias - further information at the beginning of semester.
LiteratureReferences to additional technical literature will be provided in the course of semester.
Prerequisites / NoticeInterest