CEDA Dredging Technology Webinars
#1:The working principle of the Cutter Suction Dredge
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Date: 12 May 2016
Time: 14:00-15:00 hrs (CEST)
Presenter: Prof. Dr. ir. Cees van Rhee
Level: Foundation (see below)
Attendance to this CEDA webinar is free of charge, registration however, is required. REGISTER HERE
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This webinar is the 1st in the CEDA Series of Webinars on Dredging Technology. After a brief introduction to the Cutter Suction Dredge (CSD), participants will learn about the:
- general layout
- working principle and
- operational limits of this type of dredge.
They will also get an introduction to:
- cutting theory of sand and rock and
Prof. Dr. Ir. Cees van Rhee is full Professor of Dredging Engineering at the Delft university of Technology. He obtained his PhD degree in 2002. His main scientific achievements are modelling of highly concentrated sediment water flows and high velocity erosion of granular sediments. He is the author of numerous scientific publications. Read more…
- Miedema: Introduction Dredging Engineering (lecture notes). For the pdf version go to this page and search for Miedema.
- Miedema: The Delft Sand, Clay & Rock Cutting Model, 3rd version. For the pdf version go to this page and search for Miedema.
- Miedema: Slurry Transport: Fundamentals, A Historical Overview & The Delft Head Loss & Limit Deposit Velocity Framework. For the pdf version go to this page and search for Miedema.
You will have the opportunity to ask questions via text during the webinar, and verbally after the presentation.
This Foundation level webinar is meant for professionals working in the field of dredging or adjacent to it with no formal education/training in and /or with limited experience with dredging equipment and technology: engineers, scientists, lawyers, financiers working on projects involving dredging either as project owner/developer, regulator, consultant, financier, legal advisor.
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12 May 2016 - 12 May 2016
14:00-15:00 hrs (CEST)