North American Dredging Summit 2017

Houston, TX, USA


Start Date: 02-08-2017 12:00PM

End Date: 02-09-2017 06:00PM

This Event is finished

Contact Information

Contact Name: Adam Kowalewski – Marketing, Sales & Media Partnerships

Website: North American Dredging Summit 2017

Phone: +48 (0) 616 46 7047



ACI is proud to announce the USACE and DEME group join as speakers and Kurtz Bros Inc, Storm Geo Inc join as sponsors of the North American Dredging Summit.

We shall be joined by Colonel Kevin Landers, the District Commander of U. S. Army Corps of Engineers-Wilmington District and Ms. Jacqueline J. Keiser, Dredging Program Manager, Director of Regional Sediment Management Production Center of Expertise Jacksonville District , U. S. Army Corps of Engineers. The North American Dredging Summit 2017 will be held in Houston, TX on the 08-09 February 2017. The two day event will bring together dredging companies/contractors, project owners and Ports/Port Authorities of USA, Canada and rest of the Americas.

Join North American Dredging Summit 2017 to hear about ongoing operational and technical challenges in dredging project management in the international dredging industry, as well as the considerable regulations in place, this event will aim to discuss the key factors necessary in order to facilitate growth and competitiveness in the US Dredging Market.

North American Dredging Summit 2017 is very focused meeting were you can directly meet representatives of U.S. Army Corps Of Engineers, DEME Group, Boskalis, Port of Grays Harbor, Port of Cleveland, CAMO-Coastal And Marine Operators, American Society Of Civil Engineers, SNF Holding Company, Ecology and Environment, Inc., Maryland Environmental Service, Dial Cordy & Associates, Inc., TenCate Geotube, Geosyntec Services, Arc Surveying & Mapping, Inc, CiDRA Corporate Services, Cable Arm, Inc, Watermaster, Seatools, Van Den Herik Sliedrecht, Caterpillar Marine, Harbor Services and CR Webber, Liebherr US, DynoTech, DHI, Omya Inc, Petlim Limancılık Ticaret AS, McKim & Creed, Huesker Inc and others to discuss your expertise with the audience. Taking part in the summit will undoubtedly allow participants to increase their understanding of dredging operation in order to maximise their business potential.

Use to register, quote mdrn1mpak to Adam Kowalewski @ and secure 15% partner discount to attend, you will be joined by leading companies amongst Port Authorities, Harbour Masters, Port Managers, Bulk Terminals Managers, Marine Engineers, Geotechnical Engineers, Infrastructure Managers, Operations Managers, Port Engineers, Hydrographic Surveyors/ Geologists, Civil/ Environmental Engineers, Dredging Contractors, Dredging Technology Providers, Managing Director, Director General, Service Providers, and many more.

Confirmed Topics for Discussion Include:

· The latest developments in less environmentally impactful dredging machinery

· Methods to aid in dredging crew personnel acquisition

· Strategies to increase the appeal of American dredging in the US

· An in-depth look at how the Jones Act affects the overall productivity of dredging projects in the American Region

· Ways in which ports can accommodate for the increasing carrying size of vessels

· Capital dredging expansion project analysis

· Compliance with EPA's Tier 4 emission regulations

· The theoretical and practical application of the Harbour Maintenance Tax designated to be used for dredging projects

Confirmed Speakers, Panellists and Attendees Include:

· Colonel Landers, District Commander, U. S. Army Corps of Engineers

· Jacqueline J. Keiser, Director of Regional Sediment Management, Jacksonville District the USACE


Location:Houston, TX, USA