Accession Number:

ADA460635

Title:

United States/European Union Co-ordination with HR Wallingford on Dredged Material Fate Modelling Improvements

Descriptive Note:

Final rept. Apr 2001-Apr 2003

Corporate Author:

HR WALLINGFORD LTD OXON (GREAT BRITAIN)

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

2003-04-01

Pagination or Media Count:

46.0

Abstract:

This is the Final report arising from co-operation between ERDC and HR Wallingford on the research of turbidity caused by dredging. It covers the period April 2001 April 2003 with some additional information up to 1 August 2003. Details of the work are described in a series of 7 Interim Reports. The work carried out over the two-year contract period consisted of 1 Six co-operation meetings held alternately in Europe and in the USA. 2 Protocols for measurements, internationally reviewed and finally released on 1 August 2003. 3 Disaggregation Index study by WL Delft Hydraulics. 4 CFX Modelling. 5 Field Trial 1 grab dredger on R Tees. Field Trial 2 trailing suction hopper dredger at Rotterdam. An upgrade for TASS Two papers were produced and presented at conferences and are included as appendixes in this report.

Subject Categories:

  • Physical and Dynamic Oceanography
  • Civil Engineering
  • Solid Wastes and Pollution and Control

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE