9th Australian Small Bridges Conference 2019
 
Railway Bridges:
Bridges for Railways have featured at all eight of the previous Australian Small Bridges Conferences and will do so again in 2019. 


Timber rail bridge at Sheepstation Creek - Queensland Rail


While many of our presentations are relevant for all uses of bridges, we will have presentations that specifically feature railway bridges.


2019 Topics and Speakers on Railway Bridges include:
Read the abstracts HERE


Ali Chaboki
Principal Structural Engineer
V/Line
ASSESSMENT AND MAINTENANCE OF OPEN DECK RAILWAY BRIDGES

Ken O'Neill
Bridges Leader NSW
Aurecon
Co-authors
Brian Killeen

Senior Bridge Engineer,
Aurecon

Jaime Granell
Technical Director Australia & New Zealand
Ferrovial

"PERGOLA” RAIL BRIDGE OVER UPGRADED PACIFIC HIGHWAY
                                   

Andrew La Spina
Timber Structures Engineer
Wood Research and Development
REFURBISHMENT OF A DECOMMISSIONED TIMBER RAILWAY BRIDGE INTO A PEDESTRIAN AND CYCLE BRIDGE. CASE STUDY - JIMMY GULLY PEDESTRIAN BRIDGE, BRISBANE VALLEY RAIL TRAIL                                                                     
Armin Shoghi
Senior Structures Development Engineer
VicRoads, Metropolitan North West
USING INTELLIGENT TRANSPORT SYSTEM STRATEGY TO PREVENT/REDUCE OVER HEIGHT VEHICLES FROM STRIKING THE NOTORIOUS NAPIER STREET RAILWAY BRIDGE


Dara McDonnell
Associate
Arup
THE APPLICATION OF STRUCTURAL HEALTH MONITORING TO THE LOAD RATING OF A HISTORIC JACK ARCH BRIDGE OVER RAIL IN NSW

                                  
                         Dayani Kahagala Hewage
                         Phd Candidate
                         Western Sydney University
                         MECHANICAL BEHAVIOUR OF SYNTHETIC FIBRE REINFORCED CONCRETE  UNDER STATIC AND DYNAMIC                                  LOADINGS FOR RAILWAY TRAMSOMS APPLICATION

Sunthara Trang
Senior Structural Engineer
KBR
LAIDLEY TIMBER BRIDGES REPLACEMENT
                                   

Georgina Baxter
Senior Bridge Engineer
Aurecon
Srivelan Kathirgaman
Project Director
Aurecon

THE INVESTIGATION, ASSESSMENT, STRENGTHENING AND DESIGN OF 7 STRUCTURES ALONG THE NORTH EAST V/LINE CORRIDOR

Giuseppe De Filippo
Principal Bridge Engineer
KBR
Carla Rossimel
Structural Engineer
KBR

ACCELERATED BRIDGE CONSTRUCTION FOR LEVEL CROSSING REMOVALS IN HIGH TRAFFIC METROPOLITAN ENVIRONMENTS

Graeme Joynson
Technical Director - Bridges
GHD
BRIDGE OVER THE MAIN NORTHERN RAILWAY LINE AT LISAROW, NSW

Nasir Hossain
Structural Engineer
Aurecon
LOAD RATING, CONDITION ASSESSMENT & REFURBISHMENT OF THE JAMES STREET UNDERBRIDGE LITHGOW NSW

Rod Tebbutt
Manager – Special Projects
Gympie Regional Council
Chris Dowding
Director / Senior Structural Engineer
Tod Consulting

BREATHING NEW LIFE INTO 120+ YEAR OLD ASSETS – THE RESURRECTION OF STEEL-RIVETTED BRIDGES ALONG THE MARY VALLEY RAILWAY