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CDR appoints Mr. Peter Biemond as new Managing Director

On the 1st of November 2021, Mr. Peter Biemond joined CDR International as Managing Director. Peter has an international career as Project Manager and Director in the Marine and Port sector. Over the past twenty seven years Peter gained a wealth of experience working for a Marine Contractor, for one of the major global Container terminal Operators and for a…
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November 1, 2021
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CDR International welcomes Mr. Haisam Daouk

As of March 1st, 2021, Haisam Daouk (MSc.) joined CDR International as a Project Engineer. In November 2020 Haisam graduated from the Hydraulic Engineering program at Delft University of Technology specializing in Coastal engineering. Haisam’s MSc. thesis looked at the impacts of boundary conditions on morphological predictions in numerical modelling. Specifically, Haisam studied the effects of infra-gravity waves on dune-erosion…
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March 1, 2021
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CDR International welcomes Mr. Stijn Dijsselbloem

As of the 1st of January 2021, Stijn Dijsselbloem (MSc.) joined CDR International as Project Engineer. In September 2020, Stijn graduated as Hydraulic Engineer at the Delft University of Technology with the specializations of Coastal, River and Dredging Engineering. His MSc. thesis was about incorporating the wave penetration model PHAROS in the Dynamic Mooring Analysis chain. As a case study,…
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January 1, 2021
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CDR International welcomes Mrs. Nadine Cronjé

As of the 1st of December 2020, Nadine Cronjé (MEng) joined the CDR engineering team as a Maritime Engineer. Nadine graduated as a Civil Engineer in 2012, whereafter she completed her Port and Coastal Engineering Master’s Degree (parttime) at the Stellenbosch University, South Africa. As part of her thesis research, she focused on developing the Namibian Port of Walvis Bay…
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December 1, 2020
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RVO Water as Leverage programme nominated for a Dutch Design Award

Photo: © RVO – Cynthia van Elk The Water as Leverage for Resilient Cities Asia (WaL) programme is one of 3 nominees for a Dutch Design Award. WaL competes in the ‘Best Commissioning’ category. WaL believes that water can cause climate action. Also, WaL contributes to sustainable, social, economic and ecological development. More... CDR was leading the “Khulna as a…
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October 15, 2020
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Kick Off Flood Management Feasibility Study for the Msimbazi Middle Catchment Area, Tanzania

The consortium of CDR International and local partner WEMA Consult has been awarded the Flood Management Feasibility Study for the Msimbazi Middle Catchment Area in Tanzania. The overall objective of the study is to identify and analyse potential flood management options in order to reduce risk of flooding for the middle (lower) Msimbazi catchment area. The study is financed by…
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January 16, 2020
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Kick Off Developing Concept Design Solutions for Coastal Erosion, Bangladesh

The consortium of CDR International, Deltares and local partner IWM Consult has been awarded the project Developing Concept Design Solutions for Coastal Erosion in Bangladesh. The overall objective of the project is to development a long-term program for investment in coastal protection. Coastal hazard impact mitigation measures and strengthening coastal resilience remains to have a high priority due to the…
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December 18, 2019
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3D Model test coastal defences residential Maiyegun each estate, Nigeria

A 3D scale model of a Nigerian beach near Lagos has been put through its paces this month in our state-of-the-art modelling hall. New coastal defences are needed where the beach has retreated at the residential Maiyegun beach estate following major development farther along the coast. CDR International, the designers of the coastal protection scheme, asked HR Wallingford in the…
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November 22, 2019
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Ferry Landing Design, Wanseko, Uganda

In association with DYNACO and Centre for Infrastructure Consulting (CIC), CDR International is providing marine design services for the design and construction of a new ferry landing at Wanseko, Lake Albert, Uganda. These works are part of a larger plan of the Uganda National Roads Authority (UNRA) to upgrade the road system in the country. This ferry line is a…
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May 27, 2019