Port of Rotterdam Lecture and Quay-wall Model Unveiling

Dear students!

On behalf of the Port of Rotterdam, the Section Hydraulic Structures & Flood Risk and the Hydraulic Engineering student association “Het Waterbouwdispuut” we would like to invite you to an event in which the SIF quay-wall model will be unveiled.
This model has been donated to us by the Port of Rotterdam. The unveiling of this unique will be accompanied by explanatory speeches by the designer and those involved in the process, after which the event will end with informal drinks.

The event will take place on Monday 3 April, 14:30-17:00, in room 1.98 at the Faculty of Civil Engineering and Geosciences. The event will be open for all students and will be in English.

14:30-15:00 Welcome with coffee/tea
15:00-15:05 Opening by prof. Bas Jonkman, Section of Hydraulic Structures and Flood Risk, TU-Delft
15:05-16:15 Introduction and background of the quay wall by ir. Caroline Bosschieter, Project Engineer at the Port of Rotterdam
“Challenges in design and construction of a heavy-duty deepsea quay wall for offshore wind energy” by ir. Jan Putteman, Geotechnical Engineer at Mariteam Questions
16:15-16:20 Unveiling of the quay wall model by Caroline Bosschieter and Bas Jonkman
16.20-17.00 Drinks

We hope to see you all.