NordPIANC Meetings

NordPIANC Meeting 2022

30th August to 1st of September 2022 

After postponing the event the year before in 2021 because of covid restrictions, NordPIANC 2022 was hosted by the Icelandic Road & Coastal Administration. 

 NordPIANC meetings are biannual events organized in turn by the Nordic section of PIANC with the aim to exchange experience from new and ongoing projects and research in the participant countries.

A total of 80 participants were registered to the event from nine countries.

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  • Programme overview
  • Introduction by Mr Esteban Lefler, President
  • A national digital port infrastructure – H.B. Thurmann
  • Digitalization & visualization of Port Data – H.B. Thurmann
  • Electrifying Port of Oslo & full speed ahead towards zero-emission – J.E. Hagen
  • Infrastructural challenges in being a city port – Mattias Sandell
  • The Port Planning Process under Uncertainty – M. Eskafi & G.F. Ulfarsson
  • Vík í Mýrdal – Coastal erosion and stabilisation – S.Sigurðarson
  • Value of modern UKC prediction of deep-draft tankers in Port of Kalundborg, Denmark – Henrik Kofoed-Hansen
  • The Importance of a Good Fender system design and examples from the Nordics – Lukas Kaste
  • Galvanic Corrosion – Ole Elrup
  • Sustainable Steel Solutions for Port Infrastructure Development – Christos Drettas
  • The old, new and future container terminal at Port of Oslo – M.E. Bengtson & H. Stusvik
  • Outer Port Expansion of Port of Aarhus – Kim Meilstrup
  • Straumsvík 2022 Coda Terminal, Wave- and Mooring Analysis – Helgi Carbfix
  • NordPIANC Meetings overview