Scientific Committee

Mr. Felix Amberg

President of the Amberg Group, Switzerland



Since 1986 Amberg Group Ltd, Switzerland. Responsible for overall group direction, management, marketing as well as technical design issues and construction management for road, rail and service tunnel projects, collaboration on various underground construction R&D projects
1984 – 1986 AG Conrad Zschokke, Zurich, Switzerland. Site Engineer. Responsible for on-site management of civil engineering projects.
- special construction (pile foundations, diaphragm walls, anchors, etc.)
- tunnel refurbishment
1982 – 1984 Swiss Federal Institute of Technology, Zurich, Institute of Water Resources Management and Hydromechanics, Research Assistant.

President of the Amberg Group
         Amberg Engineering Ltd.
         Amberg Technologies Ltd.
         Hagerbach Test Gallery Ltd.

Treasurer and member of the ExCo of ITA
Tutor of ITA-COSUF Commitee
Secretary and member of the foundation council
of the ITA-CET Foundation
Former president of the Swiss Tunnelling Society
President of the CUC Foundation
President of the L-surF Foundation Memberships
COSUF  Committee on operational safety in underground facilities, Tutor
SIA         Swiss Society of Engineers and Architects
STS        Swiss Tunneling Society
SGBF     Swiss Society for Sail and Rock Mechanics
SGPK     Swiss Geophysical Commission
STUVA  Research Organisation for Underground
Transportation Facilities
VöV        Public Transportation Federation
VSS        Association of Swiss Road and Traffic Engineers

German, English, French, Spanish

Special knowledge
Road and railway tunnel construction
Special construction
Material technology
Measuring equipment for state assessment of tunnels
Project management
Construction supervision




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