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CDR completes flooding study for UNESCO Busanyin shrine in Osogbo (Nigeria)

CDR International (the Netherlands) is proud to have completed a flooding vulnerability and engineering study for the Busanyin shrine at the UNESCO world site heritage in the Osun-Osgobo Sacred Grove in Nigeria. The study entailed a flooding and vulnerability analysis of the project and included the conceptual design of flood prevention measures to protect the shrine from severe flooding events.…
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July 18, 2022
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CDR signs Contract for Consultancy Services for Dredging of Payra Port Channel (Bangladesh)

On 28 June 2022 the contract signing ceremony took place at the Ministry of Shipping in Dhaka Bangladesh. Under supervision of the Hon. State Minister Mr. Chowdhry, the chairman of Payra Port Rear Admiral Sohail and CDR’s managing director Mr. Peter Biemond signed the agreement. CDR and partners will carry out an assignment for Engineering and Consultancy services for capital…
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June 28, 2022
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CDR International completed tender package for Energy Island for Elia, Belgium North Sea

CDR International has prepared, in close cooperation with IMDC and Svasek Hydraulics, the tender reference design and tender documents for the Energy Island, to be commissioned by Elia the Belgian transmission operator. The Energy Island project aims at developing and building new grid infrastructure, including offshore transmission infrastructure and cables, in the Belgian part of the North Sea. This follows…
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May 2, 2022
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Completion of the Gelephu Flood Protection Project, Bhutan

On February 1st 2022 CDR International and partners have concluded the final stage of the Gelephu Protection Project, along the Mow River in Bhutan. The objective of the project was to develop technically and economically integrated feasible solutions along with an Environmental and Social Impact Assessment to reduce the vulnerability of vital infrastructure and valuable agricultural land along the river…
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February 5, 2022
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Finalisation inception phase Lower Msimbazi Upgrading Project, Dar es Salaam, Tanzania

In January 2022 CDR International and partners have successfully completed the inception phase of the Lower Msimbazi Upgrading Project as part of the Dar es Salaam Metropolitan Development Project. This challenging project transfers the holistic and integral plan of transforming the flood hazardous area of the Msimbazi Basin to an iconic city park surrounded by flood resilient urban development into…
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January 11, 2022
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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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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