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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
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Kick Off Protecting Odaw Channel and Korle Lagoon, Ghana

The consortium of IMDC, CDR International, Rebel Group and ADK has been awarded the Feasibility Study for Deferred and Performance Based Maintenance Dredging of the Odaw Channel and Korle Lagoon in Ghana. The overall project objective is to contribute to achieving 1 in 10 years flood protection (T10) in the primary Odaw channel system, by preparing a ready-to-tender Performance Based…
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May 15, 2019
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LiDAR Drone Survey, Msimbazi River, Dar es Salaam

CDR International in association with Shore Monitoring and Research defined an integral full survey campaign for the lower basin of the Msimbazi River, which was executed last February. This World Bank funded survey project serves two purposes: 1) generation of reliable, accurate and fit for purpose bathymetric & topographic data of the Msimbazi River and its floodplanes for riverine flooding…
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April 30, 2019
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Economic Mission Vietnam with Prime Minister Mark Rutte

CDR participated in the Economic Mission to Vietnam with Prime Minister Mark Rutte, Minister Cora van Nieuwenhuizen and Director General Marjolijn Sonnema from 7 to 12 April 2019. See also: Handelsmissie Vietnam met Minister-President Rutte. See also: Grote Vietnamese Delegatie in Nederland.
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April 12, 2019
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Msimbazi Opportunity Plan, Dar es Salaam, Tanzania

https://youtu.be/_yo8_6Jri4k The Msimbazi Opportunity Plan has been completed and has been signed by Minister of State Mr. Selemani S. Jafo of the President’s Office Regional Administration and Local Government. This is a very important next step towards implementation of the proposed interventions. CDR International is proud to have contributed to this World Bank funded innovative participatory design process as part…
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February 28, 2019
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President George Weah of Liberia, UNDP, GCF, and EPA participated at CDR’s presentation of Inception Report on Climate Change Monrovia

The Managing Director of CDR International BV, Dirk Heijboer, and his team, and our partners, presented CDR’s Inception Report for the UNDP - Green Climate Fund funded project: “Engineering and Safeguards Assessment of Proposed Interventions in the coastal areas of the Monrovia Metropolitan Area (MMA) in Liberia“. The President of Liberia, George Weah, was also present amongst distinguished guest of…
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November 8, 2018
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Launch Urban Water Logistics Yangon Myanmar

The Urban Water Logistics Yangon (UWLY), Partners for International Business (PIB) Consortium 2018-2021, has been launched in Myanmar “Collaborating for a Bright Water and Maritime Future of the Yangon Delta”. CDR International is part of the consortium. The UWLY covenant has been signed in Yangon, Myanmar, by the Chief Minister, the Ambassador of the Kingdom of the Netherlands, and all…
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November 1, 2018
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CDR participates in RVO Water as Leverage workshop in Khulna Bangladesh

CDR participates in RVO Water as Leverage workshop in Khulna Bangladesh, presided by Henk Ovink, with the Design Team consisting of : Defacto, Nelen & Schuurmans, Royal HaskoningDHV, Wageningen University, Dutch Public Works, DevCon, Khulna University and leading partner CDR International. Henk Ovink is the first appointed Special Envoy for International Water Affairs for the Kingdom of the Netherlands.
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October 10, 2018