Sediment Transport and Sediment Management in the Elbe Estuary, Germany
Sediment Transport and Sediment Management in the Elbe Estuary, Germany

To manage costs and the long-term effects of dredging in highly dynamic estuarine areas, continued scientific research, modelling and analysis are indispensable.

The Port of Lisbon, Portugal: Maintenance Dredging in a Sensitive Environmental System
The Port of Lisbon, Portugal: Maintenance Dredging in a Sensitive Environmental System

With dredging responsibility for 11 municipalities along the environmentally sensitive Tagus estuary, the Port Authority of Lisbon needed an integrated strategic dredging plan. After detailed studies, they got it.

Assessment of Short Term Environmental Impacts on Dredging in a Tropical Estuary
Assessment of Short Term Environmental Impacts on Dredging in a Tropical Estuary

In this new study, Cochin, the second largest harbour on the west coast of India, is thoroughly examined for environmental impacts during and after dredging.

“Dilution”, A New Technology Used at the Pearl River Estuary Pipeline Installation Project
“Dilution”, A New Technology Used at the Pearl River Estuary Pipeline Installation Project

Unable to excavate a conventional open trench because of dumping limitations, a new technique was developed to install the pipeline through “diluted” soil.