Royal HaskoningDHV Indonesia has shared port planning insights and its thoughts on future directions with the World Association for Waterborne Transport Infrastructure (PIANC) for the Indonesia chapter.
As part of a three-day Port Masterplan training course, vdiscussions were also directed towards the benefits of Indonesia seeking knowledge transfers with developed countries as a means to further accelerate its port infrastructures development. With major potential for future maritime growth, this approach provides new routes for Indonesia to collaborate with other markets and to learn from the experience of some of the world’s leading experts.
The event also saw Royal HaskoningDHV Indonesia lead a series of in-depth lectures across three days. Topics included port masterplanning methodology, sustainability in port planning, and design of access channels. Speakers included Prof. Han Ligteringen from TU Delft, Laurence Benn, B.E from OMC Australia, and Ronald Stive, M.Sc from Royal HaskoningDHV.
PIANC Indonesia is a relatively new association, having formed in 2015. Its chairman is Rahman Hidayat of the Indonesian Ministry of Maritime Affairs, who holds the role of Assistant Deputy for Sailing, Fisheries, and Tourism Infrastructure.
Royal HaskoningDHV is a recognised leader in the field of maritime engineering, working with port operators and maritime clients all over the globe.