International Dredging Review magazine features item on Piedroba’s dredging and dewatering techniques
The January/February 2011 issue of the International Dredging Review magazine included a prominent article covering the Holmes Beach Dredging Project. The industry leading magazine approached Piedroba after learning about their innovative application of rapid dewatering systems on dredging projects.
Editor Judith Powers asked the authors, Luis Prieto-Portar, PhD, PE and Luis Prieto y Munoz, MA to provide the reader insight as to which sediment characterization tests were conducted by Piedroba before the project commenced. Other topic areas of the article included: project characteristics, slurry processing equipment set up, the advantages of solid removal systems and turbidity requirements and measurements.
To view a digital copy of the IDR issue covering the article on pages 18-19, please click on the link below:
IDR Magazine Article
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