“Dredgers, The Environment and Commerce”

The Western Dredging Association (WEDA) and Texas A & M University will host its 2015 Dredging Summit and Expo during June 22-25, 2015 at the Westin Galleria Houston.

The theme of this conference “Dredgers, The Environment and Commerce” will focus on the people and organizations that make dredging happen, and the environmental and commercial impacts of dredging.

Included in the dredging conversations will be the critical economic need for dredging, the importance of enhancing the marine environment, trends in dredging technology and safety, as well as historical dredging development.

During the conference, visitors will be able to visit the Houston Ship Channel – one of the busiest waterways in the United States – as well as environmental restoration projects in the Galveston Bay.

Topics of interest include, but are not limited to:

• History of Dredging Milestone Projects (Last Millennium);

• Dredging Research;

• Budgeting & Cost Estimating;

• Development of Cargo Carrying Ships;

• Dredging for Flood Control;

• Geotechnical Aspects;

• Market Trends;

• Navigation Channel Depths;

• Surveying & Mapping;

• Dredging for Beach Nourishment;

• New Dredging Equipment;

• Dredge Safety Issues;

• Environmental Cleanup Sites.

Dredging Today Staff

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3rd International Congress Hydraulic Engineering Structures and Dredging

Russia’s leading maritime industry Media Group PortNews (www.portnews.ru) holds a traditional annual Congress “Hydraulic Engineering Structures and Dredging” in Moscow. 

The two-day Congress includes the 7th International Forum of Dredging Companies and the 3rd Technical Conference “Modern Solutions for Hydraulic Engineering”.

Infrastructure development is among the real sources of Russia’s economy growth. Construction of port facilities and new hydraulic engineering structures on the country’s inland waterways constitute an essential part of all infrastructure projects. It is important to take into account the best international practices to implement these projects effectively.

The program of the Congress will be devoted to the latest technologies for dredging and hydraulic engineering works. Speakers and delegates will refer to real projects to discuss specifics features of dredging works, as well as dedicated fleet and equipment involved.

To learn more about event, please, contact the organizing committee: snitko@portnews.ru

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