What is Dredging?
Subjects: The Importance of Dredging, Dredging Objectives, Dredged Material as a Resource, Placement, Types of Material to be Dredged and The Dredging Industry.
Subjects: Tenders and Bidding, Conditions of Contract, Continuity of Shipping Operations, Inspection and Measurement of Operations, Permits for Dredging Operations
Subjects: Overview of Environmental Considerations, Primary Effect Categories, Monitoring.
Subjects covered: International and Regional Conventions, The European Commission, National Agencies.
The Planning Process
Subjects: Sustainable Development, Preliminary Planning and Design, Financing.
Subjects: Detailed Design, Execution or Construction, Monitoring During the Contract, Operation and Maintenance.
Research, Development and Training
Subjects: Research and Development, Future Research Topics, Training.
Subjects: Identification of Stakeholders, Partnering and Private-Public Partnerships, Employer-owned Equipment, Consider Placement Issues Early, Background Monitoring of Site Conditions.
Subjects: Types of Dredgers, Mechanical Dredgers, Hydraulic Dredgers, Mechanical/Hydraulic Dredgers, Hydrodynamic Dredgers, Environmental and Other Dredgers.
International, Regional and National Agencies
Subjects: Global Lending Agencies, Regional Lending Agencies, National Lending/Development Agencies.