Joris Van Mieghem
Joris van Mieghem graduated in 1971 with a MSc in Civil Engineering from the University of Ghent, Belgium. Since then he has worked in the Flemish Ministry of Infrastructure where he is presently Chief Engineer Director of the department Sea Scheldt. He is responsible for dredging and reclamation works on the Left Bank harbour extension of Antwerp
Articles By Joris Van Mieghem
Innovative techniques to stabilise soft soil open new options for the management of fine-grained material disposal sites and reuse of these areas.
In industrial areas, space is at a premium. Rapid dewatering of dredged material is an important way to optimise the use of available storage volume.