More than 400 software users and developers attended the Delft Software Days held for the second time at Deltares in Delft, from 19 to 30 November.
Richard Measures, from the National Institute of Water and Atmospheric Research (NIWA) in New Zealand, has been named ‘2012 Delft3D best contributor of the year’.
Field trials carried out by Deltares have shown that a peat substrate is stronger than was previously thought. The trials lasted a year and were performed during reinforcement work on the Markermeer dike between Hoorn and Amsterdam.
During the FLOODrisk 2012 conference on 20 November, the final results of the Flood Control 2015 research programme were revealed by programme director Piet Dircke. He
The Delft Software Days got underway on Monday 19 November. This event, held at Deltares, offers twelve days of presentations, workshops and courses on software packages in the areas of water, soils/subsurface and infrastructure.