Articles in this issue
The First Edition of the Form of Contract for Dredging and Reclamation Works (‘FCDR’) has recently been published by the International Federation of Consulting Engineers (‘FIDIC’).
Geotextile tubes or Geotubes® have been applied in coastal engineering for shore protection and breakwaters, and have been used on land and in shallow water. A new method of filling a continuous Geotube® would allow them to be used in rough and relatively deep water.
To meet the growing energy requirements of the United Kingdom, a decision was made to lay a new offshore pipeline from Norway’s gas-rich fields to the eastern coast of the UK.
This study analysing changes in the bottom-topography at dredged material disposal sites and the interaction between disposed matter and the surrounding density currents received the IADC Award at the CEDA Dredging Days.