Jan de Boer
Jan de Boer graduated from TU Delft in 1967 with an MSc in Civil Engineering. Initially working as an Engineer with the Dutch Association of Contractors in Shore and Bank Protection, he joined Zinkcon International BV later in 1968. From 1984- 88 he was with DEMAS (Dredging, Engineering and Management Studies) and thereafter to the present became Director of Geopex Products (Europe) BV.
Articles By Jan de Boer
Geotextile tubes or Geotubes® have been applied in coastal engineering for shore protection and breakwaters, and have been used on land and in shallow water. A new method of filling a continuous Geotube® would allow them to be used in rough and relatively deep water.