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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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    Wind

    Wind

    Wind does not usually cause disturbance to the fill, but wind can affect other aspects of a dredging project like damaging equipment and harming personnel Damaging equipment Strong winds can blow sand and dust around and if it drifts its...
    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...