Dick Bodegom commenced his career in 1974 as a hydrographic surveyor on the North Sea for the Dutch Ministry of Transport, Public Works and Water Management (Rijkswaterstaat). A year later he joined Adriaan Volker, and in 1980 he was employed by Royal Boskalis Westminster. He has worked on dredging and shore protection projects in the Far East, Middle East, Nigeria and Europe.
Articles By Dick Bodegom
A new technique in soil treatment has recently been introduced. Following the successful development of the BeauDrain® vacuum consolidation system, Boskalis has now developed another new dredging technique called BeauDredge®.
A new technique combines two essential but difficult tasks in underwater construction - accurately depositing and then levelling bulk materials.