Highlights of the Week
Dredging Today brings you an overview of the most popular stories from the past week (July 11-17, 2016).
Royal Boskalis Westminster N.V. has completed its fleet rationalization study announced earlier this year.
Dutch parliament has agreed on an amendment of law that will fundamentally change the national flood defense standard.
Baggerbedrijf De Boer B.V. (Dutch Dredging B.V.) recently joined the International Association of Dredging Companies (IADC) as a main member.
As part of enabling works for the Thames Tideway Tunnel, Land & Water and VolkerStevin recently dredged a pocket for the new Blackfriars Pier.
Royal Boskalis Westminster N.V. (Boskalis) has released an interesting video showing capabilities of cutter suction dredgers.
Dredging with a cutter suction dredger takes place while the vessel is moored with spuds or anchors and consists of powerful cutting action combined with suction.