Jan Vandenbroeck received his degree in Civil Engineering from the University of Ghent (Belgium). He joined an affiliate of the DEME Group in 1989 and has worked within this group since. From 1998 to summer 2001, he was Project Manager of the group LAC SUD 2000 for Dredging International NV. He is presently Co-Project Manager of Marine Works PORT 2000 Le Havre (France).
Articles By Jan Vandenbroeck
The IADC Young Author Award-winning paper verifies the agreement between the theoretical calculations for a new toothless draghead and the real situation when the draghead is being used.
Port 2000, Le Havre’s New Container Terminal: Breakwaters and Dredging of the Nautical Access Channel
Flexibility and ingenuity were required to meet the environmental and economic demands for expanding France’s largest port which faces the rough swells of the Channel.
At the request of the Tunisian Government, a consortium of five dredging contractors has regenerated one of the most eutrophic lagoons in the world into a living lake.