News

27 September 2021
Breakwater of new port of Calais

The SPD-Calais prepared a dedicated website showing many photos and impressive videos of the works during the construction of the new port of Calais.

This spectacular video shows the 3km breakwater which is protected by 16,500 Xblocs.

(Video courtesy of Society des Ports du Détroit.)

22 June 2021
XblocPlus placement is progressing succesfully at the Vistula Spit project.

This video gives a good impression of the fast placement of the blocks and the progress of the project by Besix – NDI.

17 June 2021

We are pleased to announce that Delta Marine Consultants (DMC), is participating in the upcoming Singapore International Water Week (SIWW), which will take place virtually from 21 June 2021 to 2 July 2021. 

18 May 2021

Last week the first XP-Trans blocks were cast by Zbych - Pol & Mobet for the Vistula Spit Project in Pol

11 May 2021
Working on ecological solutions

Fish migration river in Afsluitdijk is the ecological solution for future marine engineering projects in similar situations.

22 April 2021

30 Moulds for the production of the XblocPlus to be used for the airport of La Reunion are shipped to the island. 

19 March 2021

For a new project in Africa, trial casts with XblocPlus have been performed. More news to follow soon!

19 March 2021

The presentation on Seismic Design for Kivi Offshore and Kivi Geotechnics of 18 March 2021, was attended by 120 participants. In cooperation with Fugro, our colleagues Marco van den Berg and Johan van Staveren had put together an interesting program for the participants.