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ATS2017 Program Release

September 19th, 2017|Comments Off on ATS2017 Program Release

The 16th Australasian Tunnelling Society triennial conference, ATS2017 will be held across three days from 31st October to the 3rd of November in Sydney. The organisers of this popular series are proud to release the Detailed […]

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Occupational Health Fellowship Published

August 7th, 2017|Comments Off on Occupational Health Fellowship Published

In late 2016 Kate Cole received a Fellowship from the Winston Churchil Memorial Trust with the following mission statement;
To investigate best practice to prevent illness and disease in tunnel construction workers – Norway, Switzerland, UK, […]

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2016 David Sugden Presentation

June 26th, 2017|Comments Off on 2016 David Sugden Presentation

Congratulations to Daan Van den Broecke the winner of the 2016 David Sugden Award Young Engineers Writing Award (pictured above receiving his award at the recent WTC2017 held in Bergen from ATS President, Ed Taylor). […]

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WTC2017 Wrap up

June 21st, 2017|Comments Off on WTC2017 Wrap up

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Registrations Open for ATS2017

May 25th, 2017|Comments Off on Registrations Open for ATS2017

Registrations are now open for the 16th Australasian Tunnelling Conference.

Australia and New Zealand are in the middle of a genuine infrastructure and more specifically a tunnelling boom. Tunnelling Mega Projects (over $1 billion) are being […]

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More than $10k raised at QLD Golf Day

May 18th, 2017|Comments Off on More than $10k raised at QLD Golf Day

On the 29th of April more than 60 players took to the greens of St Lucia Golf Links for the annual QLD ATS Charity Golf Day.

I trust that all that took part enjoyed themselves and […]

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David Sugden Award Submission Date Extended

May 16th, 2017|Comments Off on David Sugden Award Submission Date Extended

The ATS have extended the closing date for papers for the the David Sugden Award to 30 June 2017.

The David Sugden Award was established in 2004 to encourage young engineers to develop the art of […]

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New ATS Website!

April 11th, 2017|Comments Off on New ATS Website!

Welcome to the revised ATS website. The redevelopment of this website is due to the feedback received from a number of members who wanted more online content, historical papers and a clean user interface, hopefully […]

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ATS2017 Call for Abstracts Extended

April 1st, 2017|Comments Off on ATS2017 Call for Abstracts Extended

The abstract submission deadline for the 16th Australasian Tunnelling Conference has been extended to Monday 10 April 2017 – there will be no more extensions.

We  encourage professionals, institutes, universities and organisations to submit papers and […]

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ATSym at USyd

March 23rd, 2017|Comments Off on ATSym at USyd

On Wednesday evening the ATSym headed to the University of Sydney to give undergraduate engineering students an idea of the what tunnelling is and where it can take you. Our presenter, Scott Connor of CPB […]

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Calling All ATS Attendees to WTC2017 Bergen

March 8th, 2017|Comments Off on Calling All ATS Attendees to WTC2017 Bergen

The ITA have requested that the ATS make a presentation to the General Assembly in Bergen on June 11th and a social presentation on the evening of June 13th as part of the selection process […]

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ITA Awards 2017

February 20th, 2017|Comments Off on ITA Awards 2017

After two successful editions in Switzerland and in Singapore, the International Tunnelling and Underground Space Association is getting prepared for the third edition of the ITA Tunnelling Awards, that will take place on the 15th […]

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ATS NSW Golf Day Donations

February 20th, 2017|Comments Off on ATS NSW Golf Day Donations

On the 9th of February the NSW ATS Committee presented Garvan Medical Research Foundation with the donation raised from the ATS Golf Day held on October 13 2016.

The presentation was made to A/Prof Maija Kohonen-Corish,  Lab […]

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Entries Open for 2017 David Sugden Award

February 13th, 2017|Comments Off on Entries Open for 2017 David Sugden Award

The competition is open to all Australasian Tunnelling Society Members and University students under 35 (as at 31 August 2017). The best paper will be judged by the ATS Executive Committee.

The prize includes complimentary conference […]

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ATS2017 Conference Website Live

February 13th, 2017|Comments Off on ATS2017 Conference Website Live

The ATS2017 Conference Organising Committee are proud to launch the conference website including the call for papers and sponsorship prospectus.

Dear Colleagues in Tunnelling,

The 16th Australasian Tunnelling Society (ATS) Conference, the triennial industry event, will be […]

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Happy #TunnelDayOz

December 1st, 2016|Comments Off on Happy #TunnelDayOz

The ATS Young Members (ATSym) are looking to pick up on an initiative started by the British Tunnelling Society Young Members (BTSym) in 2015, namely a National Tunnel Day. The day is proposed to be […]

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NSW 3rd Charity Golf Day

November 21st, 2016|Comments Off on NSW 3rd Charity Golf Day

he New South Wales ATS hosted the third Charity Golf day at Ryde Parramatta Golf Course on October 13 with 65+ players on course.

The day was a great success with 67 players from the tunnelling […]

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The 2016 ITA Tunnelling Awards

November 21st, 2016|Comments Off on The 2016 ITA Tunnelling Awards

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ATSym Sydney Social

September 15th, 2016|Comments Off on ATSym Sydney Social

Melbourne to Bid for WTC2020

July 8th, 2016|Comments Off on Melbourne to Bid for WTC2020

The executive committee of ATS is pleased to advise that we will be bidding to hold the ITA World Tunnelling Congress in Melbourne in 2020. This is the most prestigious event in the tunnelling industry […]