The EU Water Framework Directive: Implications of the Ports, Harbours, Navigation and Dredging Indus
The EU Water Framework Directive: Implications of the Ports, Harbours, Navigation and Dredging Industry

This new EU regulation has gone into effect and will have consequences for all of Europe and beyond.

Introduction of the Xbloc® Breakwater Armour Unit
Introduction of the Xbloc® Breakwater Armour Unit

A new, six-sided concrete armour unit provides a cost-effective solution for the age-old challenge of protecting harbours and the shorelines from severe wave action.

Geographic Information Systems for Modelling Sediment Transport and Desposition in Harbours
Geographic Information Systems for Modelling Sediment Transport and Desposition in Harbours

For his discussion of mathematical models to manage and analyze erosion and despositions along the coastline, an IADC Young Authors Award was presented to Chakib Biar at the CEDA Dredging Days in Morocco, October 2002.

The Use of Agitation Dredging, Water Injection Dredging and Sidecasting: Results of a Survey of Port
The Use of Agitation Dredging, Water Injection Dredging and Sidecasting: Results of a Survey of Port

This year's IADC Award winner examined the hydrodyanamic dredging techniques used in ports and harbours in the United Kingdom.