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Van der Ven, P.P.D. (author)
A moored vessel can experience large motions when agitated by waves. As a result, mooring lines risk breaking, the ship becomes a dangerously uncontrolled object, but most importantly unloading and loading the ship is made impossible. From an economic perspective, it is thus important to determine vessel motions due to waves at a berth. A...
master thesis 2012
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Van der Wel, M. (author)
The Port of Leixões is located in the north of Portugal. The operational conditions at berth “A” are affected by several factors resulting in a down-time of the berth of about 20%. In order to describe the behaviour of the moored vessel physical model tests were performed at the Faculty of Engineering University of Porto within the research and...
master thesis 2011
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Henneveld, T.M. (author)
The space in the Port of Rotterdam is getting scarce due to the growth of the port. This is the reason why the port authority shows the ambition to intensify the space in the port. The EMO-peninsula on the first Maasvlakte is one of the areas in the port where there is a lack of space. There are three companies who are based on the peninsula....
master thesis 2011
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IJsebaert, T. (author)
During the execution of reclamation projects by Boskalis, often a temporary work channel and basin are required. This work channel is used by the dredging equipment to reach the project site as close as possible. The project site is often located in very shallow water which makes a channel necessary. The basin is used to transport the dredged...
master thesis 2010
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Van der Hoog, C. (author)
De provincie Zuid-Holland wil de bereikbaarheid van de regio waarborgen en daarom het goederenvervoer over water stimuleren. Dit afstudeeronderzoek bevat een netwerkanalyse om de knelpunten bloot te leggen. Het aanbod van de infrastructuur heeft beperkingen. Vernauwingen, krappe bruggen, scherpe bochten en spitsuursluitingen zorgen er voor dat...
master thesis 2010
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Heuts, R.A.R. (author)
Along the northern coast of Morocco order has been given for the construction of a large transshipment port in the Mediterranean Sea, at a designated project location around the city of Nador. On this green-field coastal stretch a new transhipment port will have to be developed for various types of cargo. Throughputs of the terminals will have...
master thesis 2010
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De Boer, T.M. (author)
From December 2004 onwards every seagoing vessel over 300 Gross Tonnage (GT) is obliged to be equiped with an Automatic Identification System (AIS). Vessels equipped with this system, send out a message every few seconds, containing their position, speed, course, identification number, etc. This makes it possible to perform a statistical...
master thesis 2010
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Abdelouarit, Y. (author)
In dit rapport wordt een probabilistisch (diepte-) ontwerp gepresenteerd voor het binnengebied van de haven van Rotterdam. Ook worden de mogelijke faalmechanismen (bodemberoering en verminderd manoeuvreerbaarheid) bestudeerd. Als referentie modellen zijn bestudeerd de modellen Harap en Protide van Rijkswaterstaat, en CADET van US Army Corps of...
master thesis 2010
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Donders, L.B. (author)
On a national level need has arisen for Turkey to realise a new large capacity gateway port. At the Black Sea coast in the province Zonguldak a flat area is available at the delta of the regional river Filyos. According to a previous feasibility study this location is considered optimal for the port. The extent of the captive area is promising....
master thesis 2010
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Kersten, M.K. (author)
Albania has the following major sea ports: Durrës, Vlora, Sarandë and Shëngjin. The port of Durrës has the biggest share in the volume of import/export in Albania, nearly 75%. Due to current development rates, limited possibilities for expansion and pollution in the city because of its vicinity to the port, projects are identified to construct a...
master thesis 2010
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Lievense, L. (author)
New Profile for the Amsterdam-Rhinecanal The aim of this thesis is to design a new profile for the Amsterdam-Rhine canal. The new profile needs to be well navigable and requires to have stable bank constructions. Simultaneously several social aspects have to be taken into consideration. The assignment is summarized as follows: Design a new...
master thesis 2010
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Broersen, W.A. (author)
Introduction Dong Lam Cement Factory is developing a new clinker plant in Thua Thien-Hue Province, Vietnam. The clinker has to be exported towards Ho Chi Minh City, where it is grinded into cement and used for the construction industry. For the clinker production coal is needed and has to be imported. To make the in- and export possible a new...
master thesis 2010
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Boeyinga, J. (author)
The workability of floating construction equipment is one of the elements in the construction phasing of the design of the Ashdod port extension in the south of Israel by DHV Consultancy and Engineering. Waves play an important role in the workability of floating equipment, since they induce motions to floating equipment with the possibility of...
master thesis 2010
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Geerlings, J.C.S. (author)
Currently there are 20,000 to 40,000 yachts in Kuwait. The majority of these yachts is stored on land because the number of berths in Kuwait is not sufficient to accommodate them all. Besides yachts, there are approximately 1,000 fishing vessels in Kuwait. The facilities for fishermen are not of sufficient quality. To overcome these problems,...
master thesis 2010
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Nordbeck, P.M. (author)
Maasvlakte 2 is het project waarmee de haven van Rotterdam wordt uitgebreid. Het sluit direct aan op de huidige Maasvlakte. De havenbekkens van beide Maasvlaktes worden verbonden door de Yangtzehaven in westelijke richting door te steken naar Maasvlakte 2. De doorsteek bestaat uit een voorfase waarin een kanaal wordt gegraven ten behoeve van de...
master thesis 2009
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Zuidgeest, R.F.J. (author)
Op moment van schrijven is de aanleg van Maasvlakte 2 in volle gang. Het masterplan is echter nog in ontwikkeling, maar steeds meer keuzes worden vastgelegd. Daarom moet onderzocht worden of er op Maasvlakte 2 een ruimteclaim voor een Binnenvaart Service Centrum (BSC) moet blijven staan. Een BSC is een neutrale binnenvaartterminal waar een deel...
master thesis 2009
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Croonen, K.M. (author)
master thesis 2008
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Vanidis, G.I. (author)
The Port of Thessaloniki is the second biggest port in Greece after Piraeus. Located in the Northern part of the country, it has a large hinterland above it, the Balkan Peninsula, which renders the Port a transit one. It is naturally protected from winds and waves and it is the best alternative for vessels coming from the Suez Canal and heading...
master thesis 2008
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Martin Soberon, A.M. (author)
In December 24th 2004 an earthquake caused a tsunami that devastated the coast areas of about 10 countries. Nowadays, these areas are still being rebuilt. Communication and transport infrastructures like ports are considered of vital importance for the regional development given that they facilitate the re-construction works, the distribution of...
master thesis 2008
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Smits, M.C.J. (author)
Preliminary feasibility study on the development of a marina at Noordwijk The Dutch coast is a popular destination for tourists. The coast offers all kinds of water sports and activities on the beach. The nice boulevards and the peacefulness of nature attract many tourists as well. At certain points, however, the coast does not satisfy the...
master thesis 2008
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