Role in RISC-KIT: The main tasks of IMDC within RISC-KIT will be (i) main support partner in WP5 of UAlg; (ii) provide input to all WP’s and setting-up an EWS for a case study; (iv) support the application of the tools developed to all study sites, assure the uniformity of the application of the EWS to all sites, guide the simulation of scenarios to all sites; (v) apply all tools to the Zeebrugge study site and collect data for Zeebrugge; (vi) promote training and dissemination for end-users.
Description: The International Marine and Dredging Consultants (IMDC) n.v. was founded in Belgium in 1982. For over 30 years IMDC has been providing specialised, water-related engineering and consultancy services for public authorities, engineering offices and contractors on a worldwide base. We offer services in the following fields of expertise: Dredging; Offshore energy; Flood risk; Waterways; Integrated water management; Monitoring & environment; Coast and estuaries; and Ports and offshore structures.
IMDC’s experts are highly qualified engineers and scientists with a broad and in-depth know how in their field. Our personnel is also skilled in supporting domains such as numerical modelling, in-situ measurement techniques and GIS. IMDC guarantees quality of the work through well defined procedures and is the holder of an ISO-9001 quality certificate. The technical and administrative teams of IMDC can rely upon extensive computer facilities and highly sophisticated and specialised commercial and in-house built software.
IMDC is also able to offer the facilities of its parent companies, the Technum-Tractebel Engineering group and the Tractebel Engineering group, for any large port and lock design project or economic feasibility study as well as for the consultation of any expertise within their wide range of engineering portfolio.
Lead person: Piet Haerens
Senior Engineer at International Marine and Dredging Consultants.