Accession Number : ADA182670

Title :   United States - The Netherlands Meeting on Dredging and Related Technology (3rd) Held in Charleston, South Carolina on 10-14 September 1984.

Descriptive Note : Final rept.

Corporate Author : CORPS OF ENGINEERS FORT BELVOIR VA WATER RESOURCES SUPPORT CENTER

Report Date : MAR 1987

Pagination or Media Count : 325

Abstract : The Third United States - The Netherlands meeting on dredging and related technology was held 10-14 September 1984 in Charleston, South Carolina. The meeting is held under a Memorandum of Understanding between the US Army Corps of Engineers and The Netherlands Ministry of Transport and Public Works. The meeting offers a forum for exchange of information concerning problems of mutual concern between technical specialists of the signatory nations. As was done previously, the third meeting was held in the form of 1-1/2 days of plenary sessions of general interest and 1-1/2 days of technical workshop sessions. The technical subjects for the three work groups were: a. Dredged material disposal strategies. b. Management of contaminated dredged material. c. Navigation channels. The workshops examined problems of concern and proposed recommended future courses of action in attempting to solve some of the questions. This report presents the technical workshop sessions and their summaries and findings. Keywords: Dredged material, Dredging, Capping, Sand, Channels(Waterways), Hazardous materials.

Descriptors :   *DREDGING, *DREDGED MATERIALS, SURFACE NAVIGATION, NETHERLANDS, UNITED STATES

Subject Categories : Civil Engineering

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE