Technical Papers

New Suez Canal Project: A Logistics Journey

  The Bulk Issue     Port Planning, Design & Construction,Dredging and Coastal Development,Port Planning & Finance,Dredging

IADC is the forum for all oil and gas drilling industry stakeholders to connect, in this paper René Kolman discusses the New Suez Canal Project, it was aimed at improving the country’s economy. The second lane would reduce waiting times for transiting ships, facilitate traffic in two directions and increase the number of ships allowed in the waterway. SCA expects revenues to increase from US$5.3 billion at present to US$13.2 billion by 2023 due to the additional lane.

The Infinite Possibilities of the Suez Canal

  Edition Online     Port Focus,Port Planning, Design & Construction,Environment, Health & Safety,Finance,Global Terminal Operators,Global Issues,Port Planning & Finance,VTS, Navigation, Mooring and Berthing,Environment and Sustainability,Mega Ship Ready,Mega Ship Ready,Dredging

Since the 2011 Egyptian Revolution, the political landscape around the Suez Canal has changed, yet with a new channel doubling traveling speeds, this Tech Paper reviews its auspicious looking future

Ground Improvement Techniques

  Edition 60     Port Focus,Port Planning, Design & Construction,Dredging and Coastal Development,Global Issues,Port Planning & Finance,Dredging

Jeffrey R. Hill, PE, senior engineer, Hayward Baker Inc, discusses a variety of ground improvement and specialty foundation solutions that can support bulkheads, heavy storage warehouses, grain silos, large-diameter tanks or any other port structure. These solutions are designed to efficiently provide a foundation-related maintenance-free operation for the design life of the structure, and are well-suited to the poor ground conditions often associated with port and shipping facilities.