Technical seminar on the Kárahnjúkar Project in September

28. August 2007

The exact time for this event has been set for Monday September 17th and Tuesday September 18th 2007 at Grand Hotel in Reykjavík. This project is the largest ever in Iceland and features i.e. a 198 m high CFRD dam, more than 70 km of tunnelling, mostly by TBM, a gross head of 600 meters, 420 m high vertical steel lined shafts and six high head Francis turbines.

A full day site visit to Kárahnjúkar Project will be arranged on Wednesday the 19th September 2007. Estimated cost for the Kárahnjúkar site visit is ISK 20.000.-. (Approx. 235 EUR).

A number of rooms have been provisionally booked at the conference hotel. Delegates are requested to arrange directly with Grand Hotel for firm bookings. E-mail:, Home page: and ref. No. is: 463, Landsvirkjun, Karahnjukar.

For further information and for confirmation of registration contact Margrét Óskarsdóttir, e-mail address:, tel.: +354 862 4120.

NB! Last day of registration: September 10th! 2007


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