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Welcome to the 3rd Arabian Tunnelling Conference & Exhibition 2015!

We are cordially inviting you to join us in the third edition of Arabian Tunnelling Conference (ATC 2015) which will be held on 23-25 November 2015 in Dubai, United Arab Emirates. This year's theme is "Innovative Underground Infrastructure - Challenges and Opportunities". ATC 2015 is the premier networking hub of experts and professionals in Tunnelling and Underground Space industry. The key activities of this event are Conference, Exhibition, Sites Visits, Young Engineers Forum and Awards.

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Important Dates:

  • Abstract Submission: 30th August 2015
  • Awards Submission: 30th September 2015
  • Abstract Notification: Within 2 weeks of submission
  • Judging & Evaluation: 30th October 2015
  • Full Paper Submission: 30th September 2015

Who Should Attend

This conference is the industry's opportunity to share the knowledge, projects and application experiences, and provide you the opportunity to hear what others have to say. Case studies, which show real-world applications and the implementation of new technologies, are at the foreground of our industry and help us to continue on the path of evolution.

  • Government Entities, Municipalities or Owner of Tunnelling& Underground Space Projects
  • Tunnelling Contractors
  • Consultants, Contractors, Suppliers
  • Tunnel Designers
  • Tunnelling Specialists
  • Tunnelling& Underground Space Manufacturers
  • Tunnel lining specialists and service providers
  • Engineers, Architects, Surveyors
  • Equipment suppliers
  • Engineering service companies
  • Academics
  • Fire, Life, Safety, and Ventilation Companies
  • Petroleum and Oil & Gas Companies
  • Everyone who wants to network and learn from the tunnelling experts


THEME: Innovative Underground Infrastructure - Challenges and Opportunities

  • Planning & Designing of Underground Spaces
  • Construction Technologies in Case Studies
  • Managing Information & Communications Technology in Tunnelling
  • Environmental Impact of Construction and Operations in Tunnels
  • Managing Tunnels through Project Management
  • Risk Assessment in Underground Space Projects
  • Safety Aspects in Underground Space
  • Contract, Value Engineering and Cost Management
  • Preservation, Repair & Rehabilitation of Concrete
  • Underground Storage Facilities

Reasons to Attend

  • ATC 2015 combines one of the world's foremost engineering and tunnelling networking forums with an innovative and exciting scientific conference, featuring experts from around the world.
  • An excellent platform to interact with professionals, at all levels and all segments - corporate and government departments who will participate from across the region to be part of this fast growing event.
  • Meet with an international and diverse delegation of tunnel project owners, contractors, consultants, suppliers and designers.
  • Participate in a unique opportunity dedicated to the exchange of innovation and best practices.
  • Aligning your organization with the conference will provide opportunities, experiences and new levels of exposure and professional networking.
  • Site Visits on Tunnelling Mega Projects in the country.
  • Creating and strengthening relationships with key-decision makers through the many networking opportunities offered at the conference.
  • This is the chance to engage your target market by showcasing your products and services to relevant industry professionals. Your organization will be at the forefront of engineering professionals who will participate from across the globe to be part of this important conference.

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Main Sponsors

Strategic Government Partner

Official Destination Partner

Diamond Sponsor

YEF Sponsor

Supported By

Federation Partner

Association Partners

Academic Partners

Airline Partner

Media Partners

Site Visit Partners


Conference secretariat

MCI Middle East.
United Arab Emirates
Tel: +971 4 311 6300
Fax: +971 4 311 6301

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Conference secretariat

MCI Middle East.
United Arab Emirates
Tel: +971 4 311 6300
Fax: +971 4 311 6301