Boskalis - IJmeer, Amsterdam, The Netherlands - Case Study
Description: Sediment is being removed from a navigation channel and placed in IJmeer to create new land for the city of Amsterdam. Nearby bottoms are protected by a silt screen. Three SediMeter SM4 are deployed outside the silt screen to monitor turbidity and sediment accumulation, and a fourth instrument is used as a reference farther away. See blog article.
Where: IJmeer, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Why: Project to create a new city block using dredged material from a navigation channel
What: Monitor turbidity and sedimentation outside of a silt screen