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    Can Workability be Enhanced by Operational Wave Modelling?

    IADC’s Young Author Award winner François De Keuleneer and co-authors Joris de Vroom and Arjan Mol discuss the Workability Tool which ensures captains of specialised vessels can make informed decisions to dredge during favourable wave...
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    Tsunamis

    Tsunamis

    Tsunamis are large ocean waves, usually caused by an undersea earthquake, a volcanic eruption, or coastal landslide, which can cause extreme damage A tsunami can travel hundreds of miles over the open sea and cause extensive damage when it...
    Earthquakes

    Earthquakes

    Earthquakes can cause liquefaction of soil because during an earthquake the soil loses its strength or stiffness, and can result in failure and landslides Soil liquefaction describes a phenomenon whereby a saturated or partially saturated soil...
    Weather Events

    Weather Events

    Extreme weather events like earthquakes, tsunamis, heavy winds and hurricanes should be considered when planning a dredging operation These extreme weather events are natural events but in recent years, given the effects of global warming, there...