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Deltares has won the IAHR Industry Innovation Award for our Open Source Software initiative. This initiative is contributing to the global application of hydraulic research results.   Given the great speed of scientific production in the field, international co-operation is needed to have synergy. The prize was handed over by the president of the IAHR Roger Falconer; ‘Deltares open...

Many estuaries worldwide are becoming more urbanised with heavier traffic in the waterways, requiring continuous channel deepening and larger ports, and increasing suspended sediment concentration (SSC). An example of a heavily impacted estuary where SSC levels are rising is the Ems Estuary, located between the Netherlands and Germany. In order to provide larger and larger ships access to...

Two dams on the Elwha River, Washington State, USA trapped over 20 million m3 of mud, sand, and gravel since 1927, reducing downstream sediment fluxes and contributing to erosion of the river’s coastal delta. The removal of the Elwha and Glines Canyon dams, initiated in September 2011, induced massive increases in river sediment supply and provided an unprecedented opportunity to examine the...

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