Wim Dhont has a M.Sc. degree in Civil Engineering (Electromechanics). Wim has been working with the Jan De Nul Group since 1999. He worked as a plant manager and moved to being the deputy area manager of MiddleEast and Northern Far East for the Dredging and Marine Department and eventually the area manager for the Middle-East area for the same department. For the New Suez Canal Project, Wim supported the operations team by analysing daily reports, production summaries of the dredging vessels and progress planning. He was also a member of the Technical Committee
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The New Suez Canal project was a titanic effort in logistics. Six global dredging contractors completed the works within one year and several records were broken during the execution of the project. The contractors disposed of more than 245 million m3 of sand in just nine months.