Dredging, land reclamation and embankments technical lecture, Port of Spain

1 December, 2016 | 18:00 - 22:00

Technical lecture on dredging, land reclamation and embankments.
Technical lecture on dredging, land reclamation and embankments.

About this event

The theme for the evening will be "Dredging, Land Reclamation and Embankments – A Historical Review and Future Perspectives".

The lectures and presenters are:

  1. "Dredging and Land Reclamation: A Historical and Technical Perspective" by Eng. Cecil Chin, Former President of APETT.
  2. "The Evolution of the Port of Port of Spain" by Eng. Narine Singh, Former President of APETT.
  3. "Sullivan Island – A Technical Consideration to Site Selection in Land Reclamation" by Eng. Etienne Mendez, Chairman of the Trinidad Dry Dock Company.

Come gain insight on:

  • Land reclamation in the Port of Spain coast
  • Port Planning and Engineering
  • Engineering challenges in land reclamation and solutions applied
  • Dredging, Reclamation, Settlement of reclaimed lands
  • Retaining structures and planning considerations

The attached flyer provides further details on the event. Please register via Eventbrite.


For more information, please contact:

Marie-Terese Louis
e: icewind.la@gmail.com

Event materials

The following materials are available for download: