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    State-of-the-Art of Designing and Constructing Berm Breakwaters

    State-of-the-Art of Designing and Constructing Berm Breakwaters

    2003, softcover, 58 pp, PIANC, ISBN: 2-87223-138-2 Up-to-date information on the design and construction of berm breakwaters Manuals and guidelines for different types of breakwaters and coastal structures have been issued before this time, eg...
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    Quay Walls

    Quay Walls (handbook of Quay Walls)

    2013, hardcover, Reference - 636 Pages - 450 Color, ISBN 9781-138-00023-0 - CAT K19008, CRC Press This new edition of the handbook of Quay Walls provides the reader with essential knowledge for the planning, design, execution and maintenance of...
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    Dredging for Sustainable Infrastructure

    Dredging for Sustainable Infrastructure

    The book Dredging for Sustainable Infrastructure gives state-of-the-art guidance on how to design, implement and manage a water infrastructure project with a dredging component to project owners, regulators, consultants, designers and...
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    IADC Annual Report 2017

    In this “Annual Report” the Board gives an overview of the state of affairs of the International Association of Dredging Companies (IADC) and its activities in 2017 The report highlights various projects that the Association has undertaken for...
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    Dredging in Figures 2017

    Dredging in Figures is an annual review of the global dredging market The document focusses on the global dredging and maritime construction industry in 2017 The IADC aims to be thorough and precise in the figures presented in this document The...
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    Cost standards indexation 2018

    Annual Indexation (2018): A guide to cost standards for dredging equipment 2009

    The annual indexation (2018) for A guide to cost standards for dredging equipment 2009 is available ABOUT The publication A guide to cost standards for dredging equipment 2009 offers a standard method to establish the capital and related costs of...
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    Geotechnical & Geophysical Investigations for Offshore and Nearshore Developments

    Geotechnical & Geophysical Investigations for Offshore and Nearshore Developments

    A handbook providing geotechnical and geophysical data acquisition techniques for characterising offshore and nearshore soil conditions Download Click here to download the PDF 'Geotechnical & Geophysical Investigations for Offshore and...
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    The Rock Manual Edition 2007 – The use of rock in hydraulic engineering

    Rock is a commonly used construction material in the hydraulic environment It is used in the marine and fluvial environments to provide protection against scour and erosion and to limit wave overtopping and flooding Standard solutions do not...
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    Health and Safety Charter IADC

    In November 2013, a group of QHSE experts from the member companies were nominated and the IADC Safety Committee was established One of the items that the committee has been charged with is the development of a “Charter of Best...
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    A Guide to Cost Standards for Dredging Equipment 2009

    2009 - softcover, 62 pp - CIRIA - ISBN: 978-0-86017-684-8 ESTABLISHING A BASELINE FOR VESSEL VALUATION Dredging is a capital-intensive industry, often involving only a few main pieces of marine equipment on each project It is also a civil...
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    Paper: Reclamation Pays - Assessing the Socio-Economic effects of Reclamation projects

    Paper: Reclamation Pays – Assessing the Socio-Economic effects of Reclamation projects

    This paper was written by Marco Gatto, 2 November 2014 The aim of this article is to contribute to a better understanding of the different types of socio-economic effects produced by reclamation projects, and hence to a more appropriate...
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    Annual Report 2016

    IADC Annual Report 2016

    In this “Annual Report” the Board gives an overview of the state of affairs of the International Association of Dredging Companies (IADC) and its activities in 2016 The report highlights various projects that the Association has undertaken for...
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    Ecosystem Services

    Ecosystem services: Towards integrated marine infrastructure project optimisation

    Ecosystem services (ES) are the benefits that humans derive from nature (MEA 2005, TEEB 2010) WHAT ARE ECOSYSTEM SERVICES The ecosystem services framework forms the bridge between ecosystems and human wellbeing It shows how humans depend on...
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    Dredging in Figures 2016

    Dredging in Figures 2016

    Dredging in Figures is an annual review of the global dredging market The document focusses on the global dredging and maritime construction industry in 2016 The IADC aims to be thorough and precise in the figures presented in this document The...
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    Hydraulic Fill Manual

    Edited by Jan van 't Hoff, Art Nooy van der Kolff Published 18th December 2012 by CRC Press 672 pages ISBN: 978-0-415-69844-3 DESCRIPTION Without proper hydraulic fill and suitable specialised equipment, many major infrastructure projects such...
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    IADC Annual Report 2012

    IADC Annual Report 2012

    In this “Annual Report” the Board gives an overview of the state of affairs of the International Association of Dredging Companies (IADC) and its activities in 2012 The report highlights various projects that the Association has undertaken for...
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    IADC Annual Report 2013

    IADC Annual Report 2013

    In this “Annual Report” the Board gives an overview of the state of affairs of the International Association of Dredging Companies (IADC) and its activities in 2013 The report highlights various projects that the Association has undertaken for...
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    IADC Annual Report 2014

    IADC Annual Report 2014

    In this “Annual Report” the Board gives an overview of the state of affairs of the International Association of Dredging Companies (IADC) and its activities in 2014 The report highlights various projects that the Association has undertaken for...
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    IADC Annual Report 2015

    IADC Annual Report 2015

    In this “Annual Report” the Board gives an overview of the state of affairs of the International Association of Dredging Companies (IADC) and its activities in 2015 The report highlights various projects that the Association has undertaken for...
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    Dredging in Figures 2015

    Dredging in Figures is an annual review of the global dredging market The document focusses on the global dredging and maritime construction industry in 2015 The IADC aims to be thorough and precise in the figures presented in this document The...
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    Dredging of marinas

    2004, softcover, 44 pp, PIANC, ISBN: 2-87223-144-7 Information and recommendations on good practice regarding dredging marinas   Marinas and yacht harbour managers are facing similar problems to those of larger commercial ports regarding...
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    Construction and Survey Accuracies for the Execution of Dredging and Stone Dumping Works

    2001, softcover, 47pp, IADC/Port of Rotterdam/VBKO An extensive study on accuracies in dredging and stone dumping works provides information for those who make the contract specifications or monitor the works Please contact us for a hard...
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    Construction and Survey Accuracies for the execution of rockworks: Best practices from the “Maasvlakte 2” Port Expansion Project

    2014, 84 pp, SBRCURnet, ISBN 978-90-5367592-2 The present guideline is the updated version of the 2001 booklet and includes a more extensive view on construction considerations, survey technology and evaluation methods of completed works It is...
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    Dredger Register 2017

    The Dredger Register 2018

    2018, hardcover, 572 pp, Clarksons, ISBN: 978-1-909828-80-3 The most complete and up-to-date register of dredging...
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    Dredged Sediments Management in Italy: Legal Aspects

    Dredged Sediments Management in Italy: Legal Aspects

    Dredged sediment management is a much debated issue in Italy; especially, in recent times, in court Talking about management firstly means to qualify sediments in the correct way: are they waste or freely manageable materials The answer is not...
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    Form of Contract for Dredging and Reclamation Works (Dredgers Contract; Second Edition, 2016).

    Form of Contract for Dredging and Reclamation Works (Dredgers Contract; Second Edition, 2016)

    2016, PDF, prints available at FIDIC, ISBN: 2-88432-024-5 ABOUT DREDGING GETS ITS OWN STANDARD FORM OF CONTRACTS In 1999 the “Fédération Internationale des Ingénieurs-Conseils” (FIDIC) or “The International Federation of Consulting...
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    Adverse Physical Conditions & The Experienced Contractor

    2014, Paperback, 132 pp, Delft Academic Press, ISBN: 97890-6562-327-0 Unforeseeable adverse conditions remain a risk factor and this concise book gives the contractors and their clients a good guideline for managing difficult...
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    Dredging the Facts

    Free download, PDF, WODA/IADC/PIANC/IAPH, ISBN: 90-75254-11-3 Basic but essential facts about dredging aimed at a broad...
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    Dredging: the Environmental Facts

    PDF, WODA/IADC/PIANC/IAPH/UNEP, ISBN: 90-75254-14-8 A concise overview of dredging’s effects on the environment, aimed at a broad...
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    Long Term Management of Confined Disposal Facilities for Dredged Material

    2009, softcover, 28pp, PIANC, ISBN: 978-2-87223-178-2 During the latter part of the 20th century it became clear that another approach should be found for handling contaminated dredged material Up to then it was common practise to dispose dredged...
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    Management of Aquatic Disposal of Dredged Material

    1998, softcover, 44 pp, PIANC, ISBN: 2-87223-105-6 Good practice regarding the management of aquatic disposal of dredged material based on the Dredged Material Assessment Framework of the London Convention Management of dredged material is complex...
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    Environmental Risk Assessment of Dredging and Disposal Operations

    2006, softcover, 40 pp, PIANC, ISBN: 2-87223-160-9 Various risk-based methods are used to assess environmental impacts from dredging and dredged material management activities PIANC Work Group 10 developed guidance for conducting risk...
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    Environmental Guidelines for Aquatic, nearshore and upland Confined Disposal Facilities for Contaminated Dredged Material

    2002, softcover, PIANC, ISBN: 2-87223-134-X Information and recommendations regarding Confined Disposal Facilities, including the management of contaminated dredged materials The management of dredged material is a key issue when...
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    Dredged Material Management Guide

    1997, softcover, 16 pp, PIANC, ISBN: 2-87223-089-0 A concise guide to support and explain the management of dredged material Today management of dredged material is a key issue, especially when creating and maintaining infrastructure for...
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    Deltas on the move

    Free download, 2006, PDF, National Research Centre Climate changes Spatial Planning, ISBN: 978-90-8815-001-2 An exploration on the potential for soft, system-based measures in...
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    Biological Assessment Guidance for Dredged Material

    2006, softcover, 54 pp, PIANC, ISBN: 2-87223-155-2 A decision-making framework shows how to distinguish minimally hazardous sediments from those requiring special treatment This guidance describes the use of biological tests of dredged...
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    Key Principles for Port and Harbor Development

    Free download, 2004, PDF, 6 pp, IADC/CEDA/IAPH/PIANC/GPA/UNEP During planning, design and operations of port development, these economically and socially sound actions can minimise impacts on the coastal...
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    Environmental Aspects of Dredging

    2008, hardcover, 400 pp, Taylor & Francis, ISBN: 978-0-41545-0805 This book is out of print and has been replaced with an updated book To read more about Dredging for Sustainable Infrastructure, click here Based on the famous CEDA/IADC...
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    From Hand-drag to Jumbo: A Millennium of Dredging – Terra et Aqua 77

    1999, softcover, 48 pp, IADC, ISSN: 0376-6411 A special issue of Terra et Aqua devoted to an overview of the history of dredging from the Phoenicians and Egyptians to present...
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    Forty years of maritime infrastructure solutions that changed the world – Terra et Aqua 100

    Free download, 2005, hardcover, 96 pp, IADC, ISSN: 0376-6411 The drivers of the dredging industry and numerous examples of the accomplishments of the last 40 years are presented in this special jubilee issue of Terra et...
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    Injection Dredging

    July 2013 86 pp ISBN 978-2-87223-204-8 PIANC, Brussels, Belgium Thoroughly researched and vetted by PIANC’s Maritime Navigation Commission (MarCom), Report 120 Injection Dredging introduces a “young” dredging...
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    Dredging: A Handbook for Engineers

    1996, hardcover, 434 pp, Elsevier Butterworth Heinemann, ISBN: 978-0-340-54524-9 The classic reference work on dredging for port authorities, engineers, consultants, contractors and students, and recommended for institutional, corporate and...
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    Dragado para el Desarrollo (Dredging for Development)

    Free download, 2010, PDF, 79 pp, IADC/IAPH, ISBN: 90-75254-15-6 A clear non-technical introduction to the complex field of dredging, published in co-operation with the International Association of Ports &...
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    Dredging for Development

    Free download, 2010, PDF, 79 pp, IADC/IAPH, ISBN: 90-75254-15-6 A clear non-technical introduction to the complex field of dredging, published in co-operation with the International Association of Ports &...
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    Beyond Sand & Sea

    2015, 204 pp, IADC To celebrate the 50th anniversary of the founding of the IADC, a limited edition book 'Beyond Sand & Sea' was released It shows the last 50 years of dredging achievements as depicted through 50 iconic projects The book is a...
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    Dredging in Figures 2014

    Dredging in Figures 2014

    Dredging in Figures is an annual review of the global dredging market The document focusses on the global dredging and maritime construction industry in 2014 The IADC aims to be thorough and precise in the figures presented in this document The...
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    Dredging in Figures 2013

    Dredging in Figures 2013

    Dredging in Figures is an annual review of the global dredging market The document focusses on the global dredging and maritime construction industry in 2013 The IADC aims to be thorough and precise in the figures presented in this document The...
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    Dredging in Figures 2012

    Dredging in Figures 2012

    Dredging in Figures is an annual review of the global dredging market The document focusses on the global dredging and maritime construction industry in 2012 The IADC aims to be thorough and precise in the figures presented in this document The...
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    Dredging in Figures 2011

    Dredging in Figures 2011

    Dredging in Figures is an annual review of the global dredging market The document focusses on the global dredging and maritime construction industry in 2011 The IADC aims to be thorough and precise in the figures presented in this document The...
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    Dredging in Figures 2010

    Dredging in Figures 2010

    Dredging in Figures is an annual review of the global dredging market The document focusses on the global dredging and maritime construction industry in 2010 The IADC aims to be thorough and precise in the figures presented in this document The...
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    Dredging in Figures 2009

    Dredging in Figures 2009

    Dredging in Figures is an annual review of the global dredging market The document focusses on the global dredging and maritime construction industry in 2009 The IADC aims to be thorough and precise in the figures presented in this document The...
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    Dredging in Figures 2008

    Dredging in Figures 2008

    Dredging in Figures is an annual review of the global dredging market The document focusses on the global dredging and maritime construction industry in 2008 The IADC aims to be thorough and precise in the figures presented in this document The...
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    Dredging in Figures 2007

    Dredging in Figures 2007

    Dredging in Figures is an annual review of the global dredging market The document focusses on the global dredging and maritime construction industry in 2007 The IADC aims to be thorough and precise in the figures presented in this document The...
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