CONFERENCE ORGANIZED BY NEPAL TUNELLING ASSOCIATION
Er. Sabin Paudyal, lecturer of Civil Engineering at KEC attended a Nepal Tunneling Conference held on 19th December 2017 at Radisson Hotel, Kathmandu; focusing on the Systematic Tunneling Practice. The thematic approach of the conference was to introduce the Tunnel Boring Machine (TBM) and its implementation in the Highway, Hydropower, water supply, irrigation projects that are undergoing in Nepal. Mr. Shiv Kumar Basnet and Mr. Sanjaya Rana were the lead presenter of the conference and they drew the conclusion of traditional tunneling practice and its consequences featuring the importance of the modern tunneling approach.