TC D.5 "ROAD TUNNELS OPERATIONS"

Wednesday Oct. 9, 14:00-17:30

Conference Room F

Chair: Mr.Marc TESSON, Chair of PIARC TC D.5, France

During these technical sessions, each of the Technical Committees and Task Forces will present their achievements over the current work cycle (2016-2019). Some papers from the international call will also be presented by their authors.

Introduction

• Mr. Marc TESSON, Chair of TC D.5, France

Bief overview of TC D.5 activities

• Mr. Rafael LOPEZ GUARGA, Spanish-speaking secretary, TC D.5, Spain

Working Group outputs

An introduction to the RAMS concept for road tunnel operations
• Mr. Jean-Claude MARTIN, WG1 leader, PIARC TC D.5, France

Prevention and mitigation of tunnel-related collisions
• Mr. Ronald MANTE, WG2 leader, PIARC TC D.5, Netherlands

General principles for improving accessibility for persons with reduced mobility in road tunnels
• Mr. Henric MODIG, WG3 leader, PIARC TC D.5, Sweden

Vehicle emissions and air demand for ventilation
• Mr. Gary CLARK, WG4 leader, PIARC TC D.5, UK

Discussion

Break 15:30-16:00

Working Group outputs (continued)

Large underground and interconnected infrastructures: Report Part B - Specific analysis and recommendations
• Mr. Bernard FALCONNAT, WG5 leader, PIARC TC D.5, France

Road Tunnels Manual
• Mr. Salvatore GIUA, WG6 co-leader, PIARC TC D.5, Italy

Highlights from the call for papers

The impact of ITS on road tunnel operations and safety (brief overview of the papers received)
• Mr. Henric MODIG, WG3 leader, PIARC TC D.5, Sweden

How new propulsion technologies will impact future road tunnel safety and design (brief overview of the papers received)
• Mr. Gary CLARK, WG4 leader, PIARC TC D.5, UK

Discussion

Programme of the next cycle and conclusion of the session

• Mr. Ingo KAUNDINYA, Chair of future TC 4.4, Germany
• Mr.Marc TESSON, Chair of TC D.5, France