Central Dredging Association

Understanding dredging

Empowering dredging professionals

Workshop: Large marine infrastructure projects and the EU Habitats Directive: lessons learned

  • The EU Habitats Directive and uncertainties - case study of the Scheldt estuary deepening, Stefaan Ides, Research Engineer, Port of Antwerp, Belgium
  • Habitats Directive and infrastructure developments, Francois Kremer, Policy Coordinator Habitats Directive, European Commission - DG Environment, Belgium
  • Maintenance dredging in the Ems and Natura 2000, Erik Mink, Senior Advisor, EuDA, Belgium
  • Balancing the provision of infrastructure enhancements against their environmental cost, Lindsay Jane Seiderer, Managing Director, Marine Ecological Surveys Limited, United Kingdom
  • Enhancing fish habitats in ports, Guus Kruitwagen, Ecologist, Witteveen+Bos Consulting Engineers, the Netherlands