Novel Construction Plenary Session

For more information on the Novel Construction Initiative, please click here.

Wednesday & Thursday, 5 - 6 April 2017
Hotel NH Amsterdam Centre, The Netherlands

The Novel Construction Initiative Spring Plenary Session will take place in Amsterdam on Wednesday and Thursday, 5 - 6 April 2017. We welcome and encourage all to participate in furthering this collaborative industry initiative and to invite member and non-member companies to present their innovative developments. 

To view the agenda, please click here.

The current working groups: 

Group Leader E-Mail
Planning & Design Criss Shipman (G.I.E.) e-mail
Earthworks & Crossings Paul Andrews (Fluor) e-mail
Welding & NDT Jan van der Ent (Applus RTD) e-mail
New Trends & Innovation Zuhair Haddad (CCC) e-mail
Coatings Frits Doddema (Seal for Life) e-mail
Environment Sue Sljivic (RSK) e-mail
Logistics Bruno Pomaré (Spiecapag) e-mail
Pre-Commissioning Vincenzo Calabria (Sicim) e-mail
Bending Geert Dieperink (Maats) e-mail 
Health & Safety Alain Gauthiez (Spiecapag) e-mail


We have contracted standard rooms at a rate of EUR 172.- per night incl. breakfast for single occupancy from 3 to 5 April, and EUR 189.- from 5 to 7 April. An additional cost of EUR 19.90 will be charged for double occupancy. To take advantage of these special rates, please book online by clicking here before Friday 3 March. For specific requests, please contact Ariane van Menen at

We suggest you make your hotel reservations with an arrival on Tuesday to allow a prompt start on Wednesday morning. 

Registration is required. Please complete the meeting registration form and e-mail it to by Friday 3 March



Presentations from the previous Plenary Session in October 2016 included: