CONFERENCE THEMES

Dedication:

Papers about Tor Erik Freydlund and Geir Refsdal's achievements on the development of geofoam technology

Present use of Geofoam:

Reports by members of the International Organizing Committee on known applications, type of projects and volumes.

Expanded Polystyrene:

Chemical composition and production process
Index properties
Product control
Durability

Material properties and modeling:

Model studies
Dynamic properties
Fatigue

Design specifications:

International standards
National specifications
Seismic design

Construction applications:

Roads, Railroads and Airports
Buildings and Industrial plants
Landscaping
Settlement mitigation
Load reduction on buried culverts
Failures

New concepts and special topics:

Innovative use of Geofoam blocks
Avalanche protection
Disaster prevention - climate change
Re-use/recycling of Geofoam blocks

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