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The programme of day 2 of the dredging seminar is ready!

The programme of day 2 of the dredging seminar is ready!

04-03-2015

The morning programme (learn) consists of a presentation on Dredging Equipment given by lecturers Paul Vercruijsse (DEME) and Philip De Nys (Jan De Nul). In the afternoon, the participants will visit the Van Oord’s dredging yard at Moerdijk.

This visit includes:

  • presentations,
  • a site visit on a trailing suction hopper dredger and a survey vlet,
  • a quiz, and
  • a visit to the survey lab.


The day will be concluded with a complimentary three-course dinner at Le Vieux Jean in Delft. Participants can meet representatives from IADC member companies (such as Boskalis, DEME, Jan De Nul and Van Oord).

Click here to download the programme.

IADC presents an update on Ecosystems Services at PIANC-Seminar

IADC presents an update on Ecosystems Services at PIANC-Seminar

03-03-2015

Following a 2-day colloquium (May 5 and 6) on Ecosystem Services ‒ Challenges and opportunities in managing flowing waters of the German Federal Institute of Hydrology, PIANC will organise a Seminar on Ecosystem Goods and Services. Its theme: “Identification, Assessment and Benefits for Navigation Infrastructure Projects”.

Photographic competition: 50 is the magic number

Photographic competition: 50 is the magic number

03-02-2015

To celebrate the IADC’s 50th anniversary, the staff is assembling a comprehensive photographic book with impressive pictures of the major dredging projects over the last 50 years.
“Beyond Sand and Sea: 50 years - maritime masterpieces” will be published as a limited edition but will be available free of charge to a lucky few.

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