Ingeokring Autumn Symposium: “Salt of the Earth”

About this event

Board 2023 - 2024
Date and time
Nov 24, 2023 13:00 - 19:00
Lecture Hall B, CiTG, TU Delft

On 24th November, Ingeokring is organizing a symposium in the afternoon! The topic is "Salt of the Earth" and will cover topics such as Underground Hydrogen storage in salt, Applied Rock Mechanics in Salt solution mining, Salt tailings – deriving geotechnical parameters and many more topics. Following is the detailed schedule of this symposium;


13.00-13.30 Welcome coffee/tea
13.30-13.35 Introduction (Ingeokring)
13.45-14.15 Heijn van Gent (State Supervision of Mines)
Underground Hydrogen storage in salt – view and lessons from a mining authority
14.15-14.35 Els Wijermars (Nobian)
Applied Rock Mechanics in Salt solution mining
14.35-14.55 Brecht Wassing (TNO)
Fingerprints of salt creep around caverns
14.55-15.30 Break
15.30-16.00 Anna Ramon Tarragona (Polytechnic University of Catalonia)
The threat of anhydritic formations to civil infrastructures
16.00-16.20 Jelle van der Zon (Royal HaskoningDHV)
Salt tailings – deriving geotechnical parameters
16.20-16.30 Closing remarks (Ingeokring)
16:30-19:00 Snacks and drinks in the exposition room next to the MV office (1st floor)

Are you curious about the challenges of engineering in or with salt? Then attend and register here: google forms

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