Jan De Nul Completes Knokke Beach Replenishment

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Jan De Nul has just announced that the EUR17 million Knokke and Wenduine beach replenishment projects are successfully completed.

Almost one million cubic meters of sand was reclaimed to restore the damage caused by storm Dieter, Jan De Nul said.

This project was conduced by the joint venture ‘Noordzee en Kust’, of which Jan De Nul is part.

JDN’s trailing suction hopper dredger Alexander von Humboldt was mobilized to execute this coastal protection scheme.

Young CEDA Belgium recently organized a visit to the Knokke dredging and beach replenishment site. During the visit, the Young CEDA members witnessed the vessel discharging a load of sand on the beach and the program continued with some presentations on Belgium’s future coastal ideas and general information on dredging.

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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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