Panel session at the UN Science, Policy and Business Forum on the Environment

March 10: panel session hosted by IADC, CEDA and PIANC at the UN Science, Policy and Business Forum on the Environment in Nairobi. The UN Science, Policy and Business Forum on the Environment will convene its second global session in Nairobi, Kenya, from March 8-10, 2019 in the lead up to the Fourth Session of […]

State-of-the-Art of Designing and Constructing Berm Breakwaters
State-of-the-Art of Designing and Constructing Berm Breakwaters

2003, softcover, 58 pp., PIANC, ISBN: 2-87223-138-2 Up-to-date information on the design and construction of berm breakwaters. Manuals and guidelines for different types of breakwaters and coastal structures have been issued before this time, e.g. the Shore Protection Manual (1984), CIRIA/CUR (1991), CUR (1995), and PIANC (1992). The types of breakwaters treated in these manuals […]

Environmental Risk Assessment of Dredging and Disposal Operations

Various risk-based methods are used to assess environmental impacts from dredging and dredged material management activities.

Environmental Guidelines for Aquatic, nearshore and upland Confined Disposal Facilities for Contaminated Dredged Material

Information and recommendations regarding Confined Disposal Facilities, including the management of contaminated dredged materials.

Dredged Material Management Guide

A concise guide to support and explain the management of dredged material.

Biological Assessment Guidance for Dredged Material

A decision-making framework shows how to distinguish minimally hazardous sediments from those requiring special treatment.

Injection Dredging

Thoroughly researched and vetted by PIANC’s Maritime Navigation Commission (MarCom), Report 120 Injection Dredging introduces a “young” dredging technique.

Dredging Management Practices for the Environment: A Structured Selection Approach
Dredging Management Practices for the Environment: A Structured Selection Approach

PIANC Working Group Envicom 13 report distinguishes between Management Practices and Best MPs in providing environmental protection during dredging projects.