TRENCHLESS ARABIA Conference and Exhibition
3-5 March 2019, King Hussein Bin Talal Convention Centre,
Dead Sea, Jordan
In conjunction with 5th ARAB WATER WEEK


Call for Papers

Prospective authors are invited to submit a 300-word abstract outlining the scope of their paper and the principal points of benefit to the trenchless industry.

Conference Committee will review abstracts and notify the primary authors of acceptance immediately afterward.

Abstracts must contain the following information:

  1. Title of Abstract/Paper
  2. Principal Author’s Name
  3. Email Address of Principal Author
  4. Country of Principal Author
  5. Brief Description of Paper

Abstract Topics

  • Asset Management and Work Planning
  • Associated Technologies, Techniques and Equipment
  • Costs and Environmental Issues
  • Horizontal Directional Drilling
  • Microtunneling and Pipe Jacking
  • Pipe Ramming and Impact Mole
  • Auger Boring and Pilot Tube Microtunneling
  • Local Repairs and Grouting
  • Manhole Rehabilitation
Cured in Place Pipeliners
Spray-on Linings and Coatings
  • Spiral Wound Linings
  • Close-Fit Linings
  • Slip Linings (Loose Fit)
Pipe Bursting and Splitting
  • Site Survey and Preparation
  • Testing & Assessments

The official language of the conference is Arabic and English (simultaneous translation will be available). The papers will be published through ACWUA newsletters and AWW publications.

Please submit your abstract via email to


Abstract Submission: 30 November 2018

Paper Submission: 31 January 2019

Presentation Submission: 22 February 2019