Integrating High Speed Rail into Barcelona Urban Fabric

AECOM - Planning and Design

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Thursday, October 5, 2017
9 a.m. - 10 a.m. CDT

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Overview

For AECOM Employees only - From the presentation on AECOM’s experience in the La Sagrera- Nudo de La Trinidad High Speed Rail segment in Barcelona, attendees will learn about the typical challenges and applied solutions for the integration of HSR in consolidated urban areas, such as:

 

-       Identifying opportunities to upgrade pre-existing corridor and quality of life of nearby communities.

 

-       Facing legal and economic agreements between all the involved stakeholders.

 

-       Mitigating noise and minimizing disruption on current routes during construction.

 

-       Handling major utilities relocations and engaging with companies and public.

Providing adaptable designs and construction methods

Speakers

Fernando Mesa

Fernando Mesa is a Civil Engineer with over 25 years of general professional experience in engineering projects. He has 6 years of experience in land acquisition and utilities issues and has been actively involved in high speed rail projects management and several metro lines projects in Spain. He is the ... Read More

Jaime Buron

Jaime Burón is a MSc Civil Engineer with more than 15 years of experience as responsible for all the aspects related to structures design, from the conceptual design leading to the final design. He has been in charge of the design of a wide range of structural designs, assessments, reviews ... Read More

Contact Info

Mayuresh Khare, mayuresh.khare@aecom.com