Trailing suction hopper dredgers
Trailing Suction Hopper Dredgers: How does it work?
Trailing suction hopper dredgers can fill their own holds (hoppers) by sucking material from the seabed using a trailing suction head fitted to pipes that trail over the bed as the ship sails.
Video: Experiences and insights about the book Dredging for Sustainable Infrastructure
Professor Stefan Aarninkhof shares his experiences and insights about the book “Dredging for Sustainable Infrastructure”