Dredging and Port Construction

The only international title focusing on port construction and dredging campaigns

DPC features list including topics, supplements and industry events for 2019


Emerging dredging technology

Low emission propulsion; sensors; hybrid drives; etc.
Beneficial use of sediment: changing attitudes in dredging about re-use of dredged material.
Regional focus: Holland

Ad Order Deadline 19/11/2018
Ad Copy Deadline 05/12/2018


Coastal resilience

Combatting the impact of climate change through engineering and fixed installations
Trends in ports: Automation and new equipment used to assist larger vessels and faster turnaround
Regional focus: China

Ad Order Deadline 19/12/2018
Ad Copy Deadline 09/01/2019



E-learning, simulators, virtual/augmented reality and other training programmes in the spotlight
Green dredgers: A look at the companies making impressive efforts to reduce their environmental impact
Regional focus: Germany

Ad Order Deadline 21/01/2019
Ad Copy Deadline 06/02/2019



Onboard connectivity in the dredging sector allows input from the shore-side and also interactive decision making in real time
Inland dredging: A look at the dredging activities at the world's busiest inland ports (both maintenance dredging and also deepening of harbours)
Regional focus: Australia and New Zealand

Ad Order Deadline 19/02/2019
Ad Copy Deadline 07/03/2019



Changing views on topics such as dredging windows, the London Protocol, sediment handling and environmental restrictions
Offshore focus: Wind farms, cable laying and pipeline construction requires engineering expertise
Regional focus: Canada

Ad Order Deadline 18/03/2019
Ad Copy Deadline 03/04/2019



Attracting and retaining the younger generation and mapping the future of the sector
Seabed mapping: increasing reliance on real time data by cargo vessels and port authorities is spiking demand for seabed monitoring and use of ROVs
Regional focus: Scandinavia

Ad Order Deadline 17/04/2019
Ad Copy Deadline 08/05/2019


Deep sea mining

The latest advances in this emerging field, with a focus on the vessels and techniques used to reduce environmental impact and costs
Big data: We examine the benefits of benchmarking for the dredging fleet and also how data is guiding port expansion projects
Regional focus: USA

Ad Order Deadline 24/06/2019
Ad Copy Deadline 05/06/2019


Unusual dredgers

A look at bespoke vessels that stand out for their unique features
Large project equipment: A look at the best dredging and port construction equipment available on the market for larger ports taking on expansion projects
Regional focus: Middle East

Ad Order Deadline 24/06/2019
Ad Copy Deadline 10/07/2019


Hydrography report

Modelling and survey technologies are evolving at a rapid pace
Small project focus: a look at the types of equipment best suited to small scale dredging and port construction projects
Regional focus: UK

Ad Order Deadline 22/07/2019
Ad Copy Deadline 07/08/2019


Trends in dredger maintenance

Condition monitoring, remote maintenance support and balancing the digital vs physical needs of modern ships
Safety in dredging: is the interaction between marine engineers and equipment leading to smoother operations and error reduction
Regional focus: South East Asia

Ad Order Deadline 16/08/2019
Ad Copy Deadline 04/09/2019


Information technology

Big data, cyber security, dredging & port software
Land reclamation projects: Ambitious ports and their plans to expand their physical domain
Regional focus: South America including Panama

Ad Order Deadline 23/09/2019
Ad Copy Deadline 09/10/2019


Modern equipment manufacturing

New techniques and innovative materials used in the manufacturing of dredging equipment
Retrofits and renovations: Adapting existing vessels to use new fuel, equipment upgrades and more
BONUS: Year in review - The big projects of 2018
Regional focus: Africa

Ad Order Deadline 21/10/2019
Ad Copy Deadline 06/11/2019

Jan 2020

Low emission technology in dredging

Propulsion, sensors; hybrid drives; etc
Materials reuse: Dredging and the circular economy
Regional focus: Netherlands

Ad Order Deadline 18/11/2019
Ad Copy Deadline 04/12/2019

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