The committee meets four times a year in various venues and members are on-call in between for consultation. They contribute ideas for the IADC to further its PR activities, including providing lecturers for IADC seminars and advising about articles for Terra et Aqua Journal, the Facts About series and other IADC publications.
A guide to cost standards for dredging equipment 2009 gives the replacement value ex-works, yard or importer in Europe on 1 January 2009 for several types of dredging equipment. Since there is no specific European index for ship building and/or hull structures available, IADC’s committee assesses the indexation annually. This is then published by CIRIA.