Tunnelling and Underground Construction Society (Singapore)

Underground Singapore is a Conference organised by the Tunnelling and Underground Construction Society (Singapore) and supported by the Centre for Soft Ground Engineering, National University of Singapore.  The purpose of the Conference is to provide a forum for the discussion of issues relevant to the design and construction of underground works in Singapore.  The aim is for contractors, engineers, owners and researchers to share and discuss their experience.


Themes to be covered include:

  • Cases studies of underground construction in Singapore
  • Site Investigation and testing for underground construction in Singapore
  • Machine tunnelling, in rock and soil
  • Other bored tunnelling methods, in rock and soil
  • Excavations
  • Prediction and measurement of ground movements
  • Effects on structures and utilities, and methods of mitigation
  • Ground improvement for underground construction – techniques and case studies