HR Wallingford’s two-day dredging course, aimed to provide an overview of the environmental aspects of dredging, the latest technology and equipment that apply to dredging and the management of dredged material, will take place this week, on 25 and 26 April, at Howbery Park, Wallingford, UK.
This course is designed to provide an introduction to the subject of dredging and will assist those who are responsible for commissioning and managing dredging contractors and those who regulate dredging.
The workshop will enable attendees to manage and regulate dredging projects and contractors more effectively and efficiently, HR Wallingford said.
- An explanation of definitions and terminology;
- An introduction to the different types of dredging (e.g.capital, maintenance, aggregate, deep water etc);
- Dredging plant description;
- The components of a dredging project (e.g. planning, licences, contracts, environmental aspects, undertaking and managing works, potential disputes/claims and their avoidance).