IADC Annual Report 2017

In this “Annual Report” the Board gives an overview of the state of affairs of the International Association of Dredging Companies (IADC) and its activities in 2017. The report highlights various projects that the Association has undertaken for the year.

Board of directors

The IADC Board oversees the Association’s activities and comprises:

Rene Kolman
Presentation René Kolman: ‘IADC Networking Event 2018’ (includes a presentation on the Dredging in Figures 2016)

On 6 June, sixty young professionals from IADC’s member companies came together at Hilvaria Studio’s for the association’s second annual networking event, Peering into Dredging’s Future.

Seminar on Dredging and Reclamation planned for Delft (NL)

To optimise the chances of the successful completion of a project, contracting parties should, from the start, fully understand the requirements of a dredging project. IADC’s five-day seminar strives to provide an understanding of the basics of dredging through lectures and workshops which are given by industry experts in a classroom setting for a hands-on […]


IADC ‘s activities are all part of an on-going effort to support clients, consultants and others in understanding the fundamental principles of dredging and maritime construction.


The IADC depends in many instances on the input of its members. To that end, several committees have been established. These include the following committees:


To become a member of IADC, a company must meet the following criteria and adhere to the quality standards of IADC.


STAFF René KolmanSECRETARY GENERALVisit René Kolman on LinkedIn.