Sustainable Environmental Treatment and Reuse of Marine Sediment

Final seminar in Saint Brieuc

The Final seminar of the European SETARMS project took place on 19th September at Conseil Général des Côtes d’Armor- Saint Brieuc (France).

You will below find the agenda and the presentations (follow the links)


Introduction : Presentation of SETARMS project– Nathalie DUMAY, APLM

    -Expected results
    -Work packages

Session 1 : Overview of the current situation in the Channel

Chairman : Pieter de Boer - Dutch Ministry of Infrastructures and Environment

Introduction : Movie on the Concarneau's port dredging – Finistère County council

Presentation of the studies

- Situation in the Channel – APLM
- Regulation study and environmental impact – In Vivo Environnement & CEFAS
- Potential for pooling – Finistère County Council
- Social impact –Equilibre communication & Marie-Jo Menozzi

Netherlands case study– Dutch Ministry of Infrastructures and Environment

Session 2 - Characterization of dredged sediments

Chairman : Ruth Edward (CEFAS)

- Methodology – ESITC Caen

- Results presentation :
-> Geochemical characterisation : LASEM and University of Caen
-> Mineralogical characterisation : University of Exeter
-> Geotechnical characterisation : ESITC Caen

Session 3 - Re-Use in road sublayers

Chairman : Göran HOLM- Swedish Geotechnical Institute

- Pre-treatment by electrokinetic process: University of Brighton 
- Study of the long-term evolution of the sediment (centrifugation process): University of Brighton
- Formulations : ESITC Caen and Ecole des Mines de Douai
- Pilote site : Eurovia/ESITC Caen
- Scientific monitoring of the field Test: ESITC Caen

- Re-use in Baltic area : the SMOCS project- Swedish Geotechnical Institute