TRS Roadshow – Looking for Abstracts

The Centre for Advancement of Trenchless Technologies (CATT), Benjamin Media, and NASTT-BC are pleased to announce that the deadline for submission of Abstracts and Presentations for the 2019 Trenchless Technology Road Show in Richmond/Vancouver, BC, May 6-8, 2019, has been extended to November 23rd.

Have you submitted your abstract? Please contact us to confirm. Due to a technical difficulty, we might not have received your abstract.

Not submitted yet? Share your expertise and position yourself as a subject matter expert by presenting at the Show!  Submit your abstract online here.


  • New and or novel trenchless technologies and/or products
  • Case studies that demonstrate unique applications, design and/or use of trenchless construction method
  • Case Studies that demonstrate trenchless cost savings
  • Trenchless greenhouse gas emissions and social cost savings
  • Advances and application of water/wastewater infrastructure asset management practices
  • Water/wastewater renovation and condition assessment
  • Trenchless pipeline construction
  • Watermain/pressure pipe renovation using CIPP, SIPP, slip-lining, pipe-bursting, etc.
  • Wastewater/stormwater/Culverts/gravity pipe renovation
  • Geotechnical considerations for reducing trenchless project delays and project costs.
  • Subsurface Utility Engineering (SUE) practices and case studies that show cost savings
  • Design of gravity and pressure pipelines
  • Utility damage prevention
  • Panel discussions that cover hot industry topics such as CIPP and Styrene, how to build Trenchless programs, etc.
  • Advances in industry standards
  • Trending industry topics
  • Trenchless research advancements