Hopper Dredger HAM 316 Busy in Harwich

Van Oord’s trailing suction hopper dredger HAM 316 has been busy over the last couple of days with the Harwich Haven maintenance dredging project.

According to the HHA latest notice to mariners, the dredger HAM 316 started maintenance dredging of the berths and approaches around 8th September 2017.

The dredging will take place in the areas around Channel edges (Buoys 1-8), outer channel and the Beach End bend. Material from these areas will be disposed to the Inner Gabbard disposal site,” reported the HHA.

The Harwich Haven Authority also added that the plough dredger Norma and the survey vessel Shamrock will be supporting the operations.

If all goes according to schedule, TSHD HAM 316 will complete this maintenance dredging project in approximately 12 days.

Overall, the project includes maintenance dredging in Harwich, disposal to sea, small scale plough and agitation dredging, together with associated hydro-graphic survey works.

 

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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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