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ASPHALT ROADS

  • Quality assurance
  • Reclaimed asphalt
  • Maintenance
  • Asphalt research
  • Layers of aggregate hot mix

CONCRETE ROADS

  • Concrete roads in the high-speed roadway network
  • Maintenance and operation
  • Other concrete roads
  • Technology, research and inspection

BRIDGE DESIGN AND CONSTRUCTION

 

  • Specifications for bridge construction works
  • Weatherproofing and pavement design of bridges
  • Fundamentals of planning and design
  • Bridge equipment
  • Bridge maintenance and bridge database
  • Corrosion protection
  • Monitoring, inspection and checking of bridges as well as other civil engineering structures
  • Specification of works for bridge inspections

FUNDAMENTALS OF
TRANSPORTATION

  • Economic efficiency and financing
  • Traffic demand
  • Traffic telematics
  • Ethical questions in transportation planning
  • Traffic analyses
  • Mobility management
  • Road traffic census

ROAD PAVEMENT

  • Specifications for road construction works
  • Design of road superstructures
  • Evaluation and analysis of road conditions
  • Road drainage systems
  • Strategic maintenance management

PLANNING AND TRANSPORT SAFETY

  • Alignment and cross section design
  • Junctions
  • Operational aspects of transport safety
  • Transportation experts
  • Breakdown bays
  • Railway crossings
  • Strategic planning for transport safety
  • Structural transport safety
  • Road requirements
  • Rural roads and tracks in rural areas
  • Specifications for roadway planning works

URBAN TRANSPORTATION

  • Urban transport planning and land use in urban areas
  • Insufficient traffic signals regulation
  • Design of urban roads
  • Child-friendly transportation
  • Strategic traffic management
  • Non-motorized traffic
  • Installation and operation of traffic signals
  • Optimization of urban public transportation
  • Urban roads

OPERATION OF ROADS, ROAD EQUIPMENT

  • Winter service
  • Management of road operation activities
  • Internal communication systems
  • Road marking
  • Vehicles and equipment for road maintenance
  • Fundamentals of training
  • Reclaiming materials in road operation
  • Wrong-way drivers
  • Traffic signs and directional signs
  • Crash barriers
  • Construction site security

AGGREGATES

  • Conditions and guidelines
  • Technology and inspections
  • Technological mineralogy
  • Chemical stabilisation
  • Requirements of stone pavements, stone slabs and kerbs

TUNNEL CONSTRUCTION

  • Specifications for tunnel construction works
  • Tunnel construction in urban areas
  • Maintenance and operation
  • Operational and safety facilities
  • Tunnel inspection specifications
  • Construction-related fire safety in transportation structures
  • Tunnel construction site safety
  • Technical infrastructure specifications of works
  • Design of pre-portal areas
  • Construction design
  • Construction database for operation and safety (BuS)

 

TENDERING PROCESS FOR ENGINEERING WORKS

  • Value engineering
  • Specifications of works
  • Awarding criteria
  • Public procurement system – conditions of contract
  • Surveying specifications
  • Index of prices and costs
  • Certification of conformity
  • Inspection record

SUBGRADE

  • Soil consolidation
  • Use of geo-plastics in road construction
  • Embedded pipes and outlets
  • Earthwork
  • Spray injection method (SIM)

 

TRANSPORTATION AND ENVIRONMENT

  • Protection of soil and water
  • Emissions resulting from traffic – noise
  • Emissions resulting from traffic – air toxins
  • Environmental assessment
  • Amphibian protection
  • Landscaping
  • Environmental site oversight and support
  • Specifications for residential water supply and sewerage works
  • Specifications for river engineering works
  • Restauration and replacement measures
  • Bird protection
  • Wildlife protection
  • Protection of endangered species
  • Mammals in the wild

 

RAILWAYS – RAILWAY TRACK

  • Superstructure
  • Railway maintenance
  • Alignment and cross-section design (clearance and routing)
  • Spaces surrounding railway tracks
  • Sub-base
  • Fire prevention and extinguishing
  • Vibration and secondary air-related noise
  • Specifications for track superstructure construction works

 

RAILWAYS – CIVIL ENGINEERING

  • Traffic loads, route classification
  • Railway bridges
  • Railway tunnel engineering
  • Railway tunnel safety
  • Noise protection barriers

 

RAILWAYS: PLANNING, TRANSPORTATION AND ENVIRONMENT

  • Railway stations
  • Mobility chain accesses
  • Mobility chain guidance systems
  • Dangerous materials
  • Experts for railway civil engineering and operation
  • Railway noise
  • War relics
  • Expenditure and cost estimation related to railway project planning
  • Railway project planning specifications