1st ‘Meet the Experts’ webinar next week

Next week, IADC will begin a series of interactive free webinars that will focus on a high-profile dredging projects.

The first webinar named “The importance of survey and site investigation of project sites and sand borrow areas” is set for Wednesday, 21 April, 11:00 CET, and will be moderated by Mike van der Vijver.

In this session, Alkwin Landewee of Boskalis will take you to Manila in the Philippines where the large dredging contractors tendered for a reclamation project.

To make a project like this successful, survey and site investigation are essential.

Alkwin Landewee, Regional Manager, Boskalis International is a Bachelor of Science in Land and Water Management with over 20 years’ experience in the dredging and land reclamation industry.

About the project:

The project involves the reclamation of approximately 360 hectares through the construction of three artificial islands according to international standards to ensure a safe living environment. The islands have been designed to withstand potential large earthquakes. In addition, shore protection works are designed to withstand typhoons.

To register for this webinar, please click here.

Photo: Boskalis