Study visits and field trips

Students of the Master’s degree programme in Environmental and Land Engineering have the opportunity to participate in study visits and field trips that allow them to deepen the contents covered in the classroom from a more applicative point of view.

The trips may include both field activities and visits to industrial sites operating in fields that are related to the study programme.

The following are some of the visits realized in recent times:


Galleria Vajont

Fiel Trip in Vajont, June 2023

Course: Management of Natural Hazards

The field trip in Vajont was organized on the occasion of the 60th anniversary of the landslide that occurred on October, 9th 1963.

Visit to the the hydroelectric plant "Achille Gaggia" and to Vajont's dam explaining the valley's morphology and the dynamics that triggered the landslide. 

Visit to a construction site in Torino, October 2022

Visit to a construction site in Turin, October 2022

Course: Reclamation of polluted sites.

Visit tot the excavation, installation and implementation of one of the perimeter diaphragm walls of the structure.

Visit to the construction site of Infra.TO

Cantieri Infra.TO, June 2022

Course: Tunnelling

Technical visit to the Infra.TO construction yards for the extension of the metro 1 of Turin.