Elke Rombaut has been working for 14 years in project engineering, works management and project management within the DEME group. She worked for almost 10 years on projects abroad such as France, Qatar, Angola and Sweden. She was the project manager of the DEC project, the environmental dredging of the chromium contaminated fjord in Valdemarsvik, Sweden. Elke organised, ensured and managed the execution of the project according to the contract and in accordance with client requirements.
Articles By Elke Rombaut
The sediments in Valdemarsviken fjord in Sweden were contaminated with chromium from the discharge of untreated wastewater from tannery operations decades ago. The contaminated sediments were dredged, dewatered, solidified and placed as a engineered fill in a nearshore area.