Lunchtalk by by Jan Mulder ( Deltares, University of Twente)

Title: “Sand Motor: background, design, realization and developments.”

Abstract for the presentation:

In 2011 a mega nourishment of 21,5 million m3 of sand, has been implemented at the Delfland coast, south of The Hague. What has been the background of this experiment? How was it designed? What factors made realization possible ? These questions and an overview of recent developments will be illustrated, based on personal experiences of the author in the process.