Since 2009, Giovanni has worked as R&D Project Manager for Trevi Spa – a worldwide leader in engineering, specialising in foundations, restoration of dams, ports and jetties, tunnels, confinement of contaminated sites and restoration of monuments. His main focus is on the development of innovative technologies for sediment management and treatment, environmental dredging, reclamation of contaminated areas, waste management and soil improvement.
Articles By Giovanni Preda
In June 2019, the research team of the LIFE MARINAPLAN PLUS project began operating the first-of-a-kind demonstration plant installation at the harbour entrance of Marina di Cervia (Italy). Fulfilling the project’s objective to apply at industrial scale a reliable technology for the sustainable management of sediment in marine infrastructures, this technology prevents harbour silting through the use of submerged devices called ‘ejectors’ installed on the seabed.