ВТУ "Тодор Каблешков"

Department of Building Structures Workshop

Presentation of the latest technologies in deep foundation to the students in Transportation Engineering Programme
On April 9, 2013 in academic hall 2202 at Todor Kableshkov University of Transport the Bulgarian branch of the famous German company Bauer visited the students in Transportation Engineering Programme and their lecturers. There were presented the latest technological sets and achievements in deep foundation. Eng. Stoyana Mincheva competently presented the best practices in the world in the field. The presentation lasted more than two hours and turned into a discussion with profound questions and detailed answers and statements. The deep foundation is among the most significant and important sections in building structures training and its technologies undergo significant development during the last two decades. Its application in the Transportation Engineering is extensive, including in our country and therefore the meeting was attended by more than 60 people - students – full-time and part-time, lecturers, as well as experts. Align with the record depths and diameters of the constructed pilot fundaments in our country, in the Gulf countries and elsewhere, as well as with the extended practice of pilot test load, were presented the developing Bauer technologies for deep foundation of sea platforms for wind generators and oil facilities.
There was expressed mutual desire the presentation of novelties to become annual and the cooperation of Bauer Bulgaria with our university to continue to expand.