CEDA Dredging Days 2017

Sustainable Dredging - Continued Benefits

Preliminary programme

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9-10 November 2017, Rotterdam, the Netherlands

The 2 day technical programme of CEDA Dredging Days 2017 will include:

  • 6 sessions with 22 peer reviewed presentations; the list of accepted abstracts is available below.
  • an interactive session on managing dredging contracts; and
  • a Young CEDA pitch talks session with 5 fast-paced presentations.

The time-table will be published in May.

Accepted abstracts (in alphabetical order with first authors indicated):

ACADEMIC SESSION

Deployment and field evaluation of a non-nuclear densitometer, based on electrical resistance tomography 
Primrose, K.M. - Industrial Tomography Systems, United Kingdom

Lock exchange experiments with particle-driven gravity currents 
Goeree, J.C. - TUDelft/IHCMTI, the Netherlands

One dimensional modeling of transport and sedimentation inside a hopper 
Boone, J. - Van Oord, the Netherlands

Simulating turbidity plumes with OpenFOAM 
Grunsven, F. van - TU Delft, the Netherlands

ENVIRONMENTAL AND SOCIAL ASSESSMENT, PREDICTION, MODELLING AND MONITORING

A method for monitoring and control of spill during dredging operations 
Lumborg, U. - DHI, Denmark

Assessment of siltation processes and implementation of nautical depth in the port of Cochin, India 
Rocabado, I. - Antea Group, Belgium

Integrated approach to monitor water dynamics with drones 
Raymaekers, D. - VITO, Belgium

Modelling and monitoring of dredged sediment dispersal Brightlingsea UK 
Coulet, W.C.E. - Exo Environmental Ltd, United Kingdom

Those suspended sediment concentration measurements you relied on, how accurate were they? 
Crossouard, A. - HR Wallingford, United Kingdom

INLAND DREDGING

Assisting pumps for inland dredging 
Sarkar, M. - EEM (P) Ltd., India/ AMC, University of Tasmania, Australia, India

Non-radioactive slurry density measurement for inland dredgers 
Zych, K.S. - IHC Systems BV, the Netherlands

River training and dredging works to ensure safe and swift navigation along the Danube in Serbia 
Zuijderwijk, W.M. - Witteveen+Bos, the Netherlands

PROJECT INITIATION, PLANNING AND DESIGN

Complex dredging near heavy-duty deep sea quay wall 
Broos, E.J. - Port of Rotterdam, the Netherlands

Deepening of Rotterdam’s Nieuwe Waterweg: the complexity of a ‘simple’ dredging project 
Zivojnovic, P. - Port Consultants Rotterdam, the Netherlands

Pipeline floatation due to wave-induced liquefaction of trench backfill material 
Baelus, L. - IMDC, Belgium

SEDIMENT MANAGEMENT

Renovation of a controlled flood area in the Scheldt estuary using dredged material from the Durme river 
Ratinckx, P.M.E. - I.M.D.C. nv, Belgium

The living lab for mud 
Eekelen, E.M.M. van - Van Oord, the Netherlands

SUSTAINABLE WORKING METHOD AND EQUIPMENT

A novel approach to determine dredge pump NPSHr in field conditions 
Slager, K. - Damen Dredging Equipment, the Netherlands

Developing new drag heads using CFD 
Spaendonk, B.A.W. van - Royal IHC, the Netherlands

Dredging the Hugli estuary: creative solutions through client, consultant and contractor engagement 
Kirkpatrick, R. - HR Wallingford, United Kingdom

Innovative spill measurement for Wirecrane and Excavator dredging 
Stuifbergen, H.G. - Teledyne RESON, the Netherlands

New approach of a double walled pump house 
Duursen, E.A. van - Damen Dredging Equipment, the Netherlands

 

Last update: 21 March 2017