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Download the new book: The Delft sand, clay and rock cutting model by S. Miedema

2014 Author: The Delft Sand, Clay and Rock Cutting ModelCEDA is delighted to inform the dredging community that a new book has been added to the professional literature on dredging, written by Dr. ir. Sape  Miedema, Associate Professor Offshore & Dredging Engineering at the Delft University of Technology, Delft, the Netherlands.

Entitled "The Delft Sand, Clay and Rock Cutting Model" and published by Delft University Press this book provides an overview of cutting theories. With models verified by laboratory research, principally from the Delft University of Technology, and data from other recognized sources, this book will prove to be an invaluable reference for anybody whose work involves major excavations of any kind.

Printed copies will be available from the Publisher early November at the price of EUR 94 /copy excl. BTW.

A limited number of copies is available for companies ordering at least 10 copies at a preferential price of  EUR 45 /copy directly via the author. Please contact Dr. Miedema via e-mail after 20 October.

The e-book can be downloaded NOW Free of charge.
Go to: http://www.iospress.nl/book/the-delft-sand-clay-and-rock-cutting-model/

Pictured above:
The author at the 20th Word Dredging Congress (2013, Brussels, Belgium).
Download the large resolution image from here.