IADC Celebrates 50th Anniversary

The International Association of Dredging Companies (IADC) celebrates its 50th anniversary.

IADC’s Secretary General, René Kolman, has revealed the 50th anniversary activities planned for 2015:

A special conference in Hong Kong: ‘From Birth to Boom: Asian Maritime Megastructures’

The program consists of presentations by keynote speakers, discussions and networking opportunities. Over a hundred high calibre guests are expected to attend the Conference and the pre-Conference Networking evening event.

Book: ‘Beyond Sand and Sea’

The book will contain project descriptions and photographs on 50 projects that have been carried out over the last 50 years. These projects have been carefully selected by the IADC members.

Other celebratory activities:

Social media

To engage all those involved and/or interested in the dredging industry various social media actions, including a photographic competition, to win a copy of the limited 50th anniversary book, will be run.

Dredging Seminar

Not only does the IADC celebrate its 50th anniversary, the IADC’s Seminar on Dredging and Reclamation celebrates its 50th edition in Delft, the Netherlands.

Terra et Aqua

Each Terra et Aqua to be published in 2015 will pay special attention to the 50th anniversary. Terra et Aqua is IADC’s quarterly journal and contains articles on dredging and dredging related matters.

 

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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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