Jan Neckebroeck graduated in 1998 as a MSc in Constructional Engineering at the Ghent University (Belgium) and joined the Jan De Nul Group the same year. For the last 9 years, he has been employed in the Operational Department on projects in the Philippines, India, United Arab Emirates, Singapore, Brazil, Argentina, Honduras, Nicaragua and El Salvador. For the Panama Project, he was the Project Manager for execution of the dredging works at the Atlantic Entrance. Presently he is working as Deputy Area Manager for the Americas at the head office in Aalst, Belgium.
Articles By Jan Neckebroeck
The challenge of widening and deepening the Panama Canal without obstructing the heavy vessel traffic in transit was met by using state-of-the-art, large capacity, self-propelled dredging equipment.