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October 2020
London, UK

Global Dredging Forum

Attract new business. Discover the opportunities capital dredging offers for port growth and new contracts. Make sure your maintenance dredging projects are delivered at the optimal time for your port.

Join this two day conference to hear first-hand experiences on major port expansion, greenfield projects, and how to meet the needs of larger vessels, and increased volumes of traffic.

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Thank you to our speakers and delegates for attending. We look forward to welcoming you in 2020.

2019 Agenda Highlights

How ports are developing their infrastructure through capital dredging projects and the pressures ports face when completing maintenance projects. 

Market analysis

Learn about the latest port expansion projects, capabilities and demands

Find out about market projections - what is the outlook and expectation of maritime energy trade and what does it mean for the infrastructure and growth of the global port network?

Three Unique Cases Studies

Which method is best for your expansion?

Hear lessons learned from recent global dredging projects - both capital and maintenance dredging projects 

  • Australia keynote: capital dredging at the world's largest bulk export port
  • Innovative project experience from the USA: The Big Bend Channel Project
  • Green field project in focus: India case study
Technical and practical aspects of dredging

Get up to speed in the latest technologies and solutions to speed up dredging and ensure your project is cost effective

Environmental factors and sustainable dredging

Understand the environmental impacts on coastal ecology and systems from dredging, and how to approach an environmental risk analysis.

Hear updates on sustainable port practice and reducing emissions, adhering to environmental regulation,  and how climate change and  rising sea levels could impact your port or terminal

Investment and financing projects

Discussions on getting buy in for projects, securing investment and achieving a good ROI on your project  

Project management

Cut through the red tape and understand how the regulatory bodies manage applications and structure licenses

Hear from ports on how they prioritise the factors that lead to maintenance dredging - What is the industry benchmark for when a port should dredge?

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