Design of Dredging Equipment – Lecture

Course subject(s) 01. Introduction to dredging equipment 02. Trailing suction hopper dredger 03. The cutter suction dredger 04. Plain suction dredgers 05. Barge unloading dredgers 06. The bucket dredger 07. Grab or clamshell dredger 08. The backhoe or dipper dredger


This lecture explains the design projects, as well as different types of dredgers. In the design projects the students should design a particular type of dredger on basis of (simple) dredging processes.

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