Rudy Helmons received his Master of Science in Mechanical Engineering from Eindhoven University of Technology in the Netherlands. After graduating in 2011, he started his career at Royal IHC. Since 2012, Rudy is a PhD-Candidate in Dredging Engineering at the Delft University of Technology. His research entails the cutting of rock for dredging, drilling and deep sea applications.
Articles By Rudy Helmons
Modelling the effect of water depth on rock cutting processes with the use of discrete element method
Efficient rock cutting is still a challenge in the dredging industry. A new method that takes into account the effect of water depth could refine rock cutting processes.