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Dutch minister in plea for international water initiative

Dutch minister for Infrastructure & the Environment, Melanie Schultz van Haegen, made a plea for tackling global water problems ...

News item | 16-09-2013 | 00:00

Dutch consortuim wins large Costa Rica port project

BAM International and dredging company Van Oord has been awarded a 340-million-euro contract for the development of the port of ...

News item | 16-09-2013 | 00:00

Holland's Dockwise to transport Costa Concordia

Dutch marine contractor Dockwise has been awarded the task of transporting the salvaged cruise ship Costa Concordia.

News item | 10-09-2013 | 00:00

International Water Week Amsterdam: 4-8 November 2013

International Water Week Amsterdam 2013 is being held from 4 to 8 November. The theme is 'Integrated Water Solutions for a Green ...

News item | 06-09-2013 | 00:00

Port of Rotterdam caters to bio-based industry

The Port of Rotterdam is reserving an area of 80 hectares for innovative bio-based chemical industry based on renewable raw ...

News item | 05-09-2013 | 00:00

Dutch consortium to build Liverpool container terminal

Construction group BAM and dredging company Van Oord have won a contract by Peel Ports to create a new container terminal on the ...

News item | 14-08-2013 | 00:00

Dutch app to preserve and protect water supply

Researchers at Delft Technical University (TU Delft) developed a smart low-tech system to help monitor irrigation-water levels ...

News item | 13-08-2013 | 00:00

Billion-euro pipelaying vessel order for IHC Merwede

Dutch firm IHC Merwede has been successful in securing orders of a total of six pipe-laying vessels.

News item | 12-08-2013 | 00:00

TU Delft develops App to monitor canal water levels

Scientists from the TU Delft have developed a smart phone application that can control the settings of gates and pumps in a canal ...

News item | 26-07-2013 | 00:00

Geodata for Agriculture and Water programme blasts-off

Dutch Ministry of Foreign Affairs has developed a new programme: the 'Geodata for Agriculture and Water Facility' (G4AW), to be ...

News item | 03-07-2013 | 00:00