The Gothenburg cable car. Illustration by UN Studio & Kjellgren Kaminsky
​The Gothenburg cable car. Illustration by UN Studio & Kjellgren Kaminsky

The Structural Design Day 2018

The annual event Design- & konstruktionsdagen - The Structural Design Day, takes place in Chalmers Conference Center on November 12th, 13.00, on the theme The Gothenburg Cable Car. Our speakers will provide us with some insights into different aspects of the planned cable car; everything from design and construction to geotechnical conditions and user perspective.
A full programme with speaker biographys and abstracts will be available shortly!
Programme: 

13:00     Introduction – Fredrik Nilsson, Chalmers
               Prof. Fredrik Nilsson, Head of Department of Architecture and Civil Engineering

13:10     Jürgen Heinzel UN Studio (Speaker TBD)
               Dipl.-Ing. Architect Jürgen Heinzel from winning architect studio in the international design contest for Gothenburg Cable Car

13:50     Boris PeterKnippers Helbig
               Dipl.-Ing. Boris Peter, international engineering consultant and partner at Knippers Helbig - Advisory Design Engineer in the Cable Car international design team

14:30     Carolina GranholmChalmers/We Group
               Architect and Chalmers Alumnus. Author of the Master's thesis "Gothenburg Skyline, Residential Living in Cable Cars"

14:45 Pause

15:15     Fredrik KjellgrenKjellgren Kaminsky
               Architect and founding partner at Kjellgren Kaminsky, Local Architect Studio in the cable car local design team

15:30     Javad HomayounTrafikkontoret / Sweco
               Consultant at the Municipality of Gothenburgowner of the Gothenburg Cable Car Project

15:50     Minna KarstunenGeotechnics Research Group, Chalmers
               Prof. in Geotechnics at the Department of Architecture and Civil Engineering

16:10     Summary by Morten LundChalmers
              Artistic Prof. at the Department of Architecture and Civil Engineering

Mingle and refreshments after the presentations!


Open seminarno registration needed!
Category Event
Location: RunAn, Chalmers Conference Center, Chalmerspatsen 1
Starts: 12 November, 2018, 13:00
Ends: 12 November, 2018, 16:30

Published: Tue 16 Oct 2018. Modified: Wed 17 Oct 2018