Proceeding 20th SEAGC – 3rd AGSSEA Conference in conjunction with 22nd Annual Indonesian National Conference on Geotechnical Engineering

Proceeding 20th SEAGC - 3rd AGSSEA Conference in conjunction with 22nd Annual Indonesian National Conference on Geotechnical Engineering

Jakarta – INDONESIA, 6 -7 November 2018

ISBN No. 978-602-17221-6-9

“Geotechnical Challenge for Mega Infrastructures”


Masyhur Irsyam
Ikuo Towhata
Ramli Nazir
Benson Hsiung
Paulus P. Rahardjo
Pintor Tua Simatupang
Didiek Djarwadi
Hendra Jitno
Widjojo A. Prakoso
Agus Setyo Muntohar
Nurly Gofar
Farid Ma’ruf
Endra Susila
Teuku Faisal Fathani
Gouw Tjie Liong
Erza Rismantojo

Basement Aldevco Octagon, Jl. Warung Jati Barat Raya No. 75
Jakarta 12740 – INDONESIA


i Preface Committee Chairman
ii Message from President of Indonesian Society for Geotechnical Engineering (ISGE)
iii Organizing Committee
iv Table of Contents


1. Wastes Cover Wastes: A Novel, Scientific and Environmentally Friendly Approach for Landfilling (C.W.W. Ng1, J.L. Coo1, H.W. Guo1 and B.W. Lu11Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, HKSAR) … 1-4

2. Damages Associated with Geotechnical Problems in 2018 Palu Earthquake, Indonesia (Masyhur Irsyam1,2,3,9, Nuraini Rahma Hanifa1,3, Andhika Sahadewa1,2, Agus Setyo Muntohar2,4, Widjojo Adi Prakoso2,5,Dandung Sri Harninto2, Didiek Djarwadi2,3, M. Ridwan3, Danny Hilman Natawidjaja3,6, Mudrikh Daryono3,6,Endra Gunawan1,3, Irwan Meilano1,3, Astyka Pamumpuni1,3, Ariska Rudyanto3,7, Sigit Pramono3,7, Ramli Nazir81Institut Teknologi Bandung (ITB), 2Indonesia Society for Geotechnical Engineering (HATTI), 3National Center for Earthquake Studies (PuSGeN), Ministry of Public Work and Housing, 4Universitas Muhammadiyah Yogyakarta (UMY), 5Universitas Indonesia (UI), 6Indonesian Institute of Sciences (LIPI), 7Indonesian Agency for Meteorology, Climatologyand Geophysics (BMKG), 8Universiti Teknologi Malaysia (UTM), 9Indonesian Academy of Sciences (AIPI) … 5-14

3. Piling Construction and Testing of Megastructures on Problematical Soil Ground of Kazakhstan (A.Zhussupbekov1 and A.Omarov11Department of Civil Engineering, L.N. Gumilyov Eurasian National University, Astana, Kazakhstan (Prof. Askar Zhussupbekov) … 15-18

4. Serious Lessons Learnt from Big Project (Ikuo Towhata, Professor Emeritus, University of Tokyo, Visiting Professor, Kanto Gakuin University) … 19-24

5. Stability Analysis of Buried Waste Water Pipeline in Soft Ground (Prof. Eun Chul Shin-Korea University – South Korea) … 25-28

6. New Solutions to Geotechnical Challenges for Coastal Cities (J. Chu1, S.F. Wu1, H. Chen1, X.H. Pan1, and K. S-L. Chaim21School of Civil and Environmental Engineering, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore, 2Geological and Underground Projects Department, Build Control Authority, Singapore) … 29-34

7. Use of Strut Free Systems in Deep Excavations (Chang-Yu Ou1 and Aswin Lim2 1National Taiwan University of Science and Technology, Taipei, Taiwan, ROC 2Department of Civil Engineering, Universitas Katolik Parahyangan, Bandung 40141, Indonesia) … 35-38

8. Behavior of Single Pile and Pile Group Foundation for High Rise Buildings on Expansive Soils (Prof. Paulus P. Rahardjo – Universitas Katolik Parahyangan, Indonesia) … 39-45

9. Challenges in Design and Construction of Deep Excavation and Case Histories (Dato’ Dr. Ir. Gue See Sew. CEO of G & P Professionals, Malaysia) … 46-54

10. Increasing geotechnical challenges in the design and construction planning of the Third Phase Bangkok MRT Underground (N. Phienwej1, A. Asanprakit2, P. Kittiyodom2 and S.Timpong21School of Engineering and Technology, Asian Institution of Technology, Pathumthani, Thailand, 2Geotechnical and Foundation Engineering Co. Ltd., Bangkok, Thailand) … 55-60

11. Mega Reclamation Projects: Challenges and Lessons Learned in Soil Improvement Works and Acceptance Tests (K. Yee1 and S. Varaksin21Association of Geotechnical Societies in South East Asia (AGSSEA), Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, 2Apageo, Paris, France) … 61-74


» Session I.A1 – Pile (TC 212)
» Session II.A2 – Pile & Instrumentation (TC 212)
» Session III.B1 – FEM (TC 103)
» Session IV.B2 – Soil Mechanics & Lab (TC 101 & TC 102)
» Session V.C1 – Earthquake (TC 203)
» Session VI.C2 – Slope Stability (TC 208)
» Session VII.D1 – Soil Improvement (TC 211)
» Session VIII.D2 – Soft Soil (TC 204)
» Session IX.E1 – Deep Excavation & Tunnel (TC 204)
» Session X.RE2 – Other Sessions & Indonesian Class