T. Arts

Senior Research Engineer, Rijkswaterstaat, Directorate North Sea. Turbidity Caused by Dredging; Viewed in Perspective.

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The Sweep Dredge: High Accuracy Dredging Trials Continue
The Sweep Dredge: High Accuracy Dredging Trials Continue
Authors: T. Arts

More techniques for dredging thin layers in contaminated waters have been tested on the Ketelmeer in 1996. A summary.

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Turbidity Caused by Dredging; Viewed in Perspective
Turbidity Caused by Dredging; Viewed in Perspective

The environmental impact of turbidity depends upon the dredging technique used; the ease with which the sea bed material becomes resuspended; and the condition of the surface water. An on-site analysis is advisable.

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High Accuracy Sanitation Dredging Trials
High Accuracy Sanitation Dredging Trials

Private dredging companies and government have joined forces to develop environmentally sound techniques for dredging thin layers in the highly contaminated Lake Ketelmeer, The Netherlands.

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