Svašek Hydraulics

Coastal, harbour and river engineering consultants


Conference Publications

2016 Poortman, S.E., Van den Boomgaard, M.J.G., and Bliek, A.J. Modelling for Gold. PIANC, COPEDEC IX, 2016, Rio de Janeiro, Brasil
2015 Dam, G., Van der Wegen, M., Roelvink, D., Labeur, R.J., and Bliek, A.J. Simulation of long-term morphodynamics of the Western Scheldt. E-proceedings of the 36th IAHR World Congress, 28 June – 3 July, 2015, The Hague, the Netherlands.
2015 De Wit, L., Bliek, A.J., and Van Rhee, C. Determination of the sediment source flux from dredging by CFD simulations. E-proceedings of the 36th IAHR World Congress, 28 June – 3 July, 2015, The Hague, the Netherlands.
2015 Kroon, A. and Loman, G. Application of FINEL2D model in hydro-morphological support of design & build of "Maasvlakte 2". E-proceedings of the 36th IAHR World Congress, 28 June – 3 July, 2015, The Hague, the Netherlands.
2015 Kroon, A., Van Leeuwen, B., Walstra, D.J., and Loman, G. Dealing with uncertainties in long-term predictions of a coastal nourishment. ICE Coastal Management, 7 - 9 September 2015, Amsterdam, the Netherlands.
2015 Poortman, S.E., Talstra, H. and Bliek, A.J. Density effects in the Braakmanhaven. E-proceedings of the 36th IAHR World Congress, 28 June – 3 July, 2015, The Hague, the Netherlands.
2014 Talstra, H. and Bliek, A.J. Loads on moored ships due to passing ships in a straight harbour channel. Proceedings of PIANC 33th International Navigation Congress, San Francisco, USA.
2013 Dam, G., Poortman, S.E., Bliek, A.J. and Plancke, Y. Long-term modeling of the impact of dredging strategies on morpho- and hydrodynamic developments in the Western Scheldt. Proceedings of the 20th World Dredging Conference (WODCON XX), Brussels (Belgium).
2013 Dam, G., Van der Wegen, M. and Roelvink, D. Long-term performance of process-based morphological models in estuaries. Proceedings of the Coastal Dynamics conference, Arachon, France.
2013 De Wit, L. and Van Rhee, C. Detailed full scale simulations of near field overflow plume mixing. Proceedings of the 20th World Dredging Conference (WODCON XX), Brussels (Belgium).
2013 De Wit, L. and Van Rhee, C. Large Eddy Simulations of pulsed buoyant jet in crossflow. 14th European Turbulence Conference, Lyon (France).
2013 Radermacher, M., Van der Goot, F., Rijks, D. and De Wit, L. The Art of Screening, Effectiveness of Silt Screens. Proceedings of the 20th World Dredging Conference (WODCON XX), Brussels (Belgium).
2012 De Wit, L. and Van Rhee, C. Testing different advection schemes for coarse high Re LES simulations of jet in crossflow and coflow. Proceedings of ETMM9, Thessaloniki (Greece).
2012 Talstra, H. and Uijttewaal, W.S.J. Large-scale structures in shallow separating flows. 3rd International Symposium on Shallow Flows, Iowa City, USA, June 4 - 6, 2012.
2011 Dam, G. and Bliek, A.J. Hindcasting the morphological impact of 2 dams in the Western Scheldt using a sand-mud model. Proceedings of the 7th River, Coastal and Estuarine Morphodynamics conference, Beijing, China.
2011 De Wit, L., Bliek, A.J. and Frieling, J.H. Monitoring impact of land reclamation on siltation in an inland lake. CEDA Dredging Days, Rotterdam, the Netherlands.
2010 De Wit, L. Near field 3d CFD modelling of overflow plumes. In J Dobson (Ed.), Proceedings of the 19th world dredging congres (WODCON XIX), pp. 712-723. Beijing,China: Chida.
2010 Loman, G. and Jansen, M.H.P. Maasvlakte 2 project: design of an innovative cobble sea defence. PIANC MMX Congress Liverpool UK, 2010.
2009 Dam, G., Bliek, A.J. and Nederbragt, G.J. High resolution long term morphological model of the northern part of the Holland Coast and Texel Inlet. Proceedings of the 6th River, Coastal and Estuarine Morphodynamics conference, Santa Fe, Argentina.
2008 Den Heijer, F, Vos, R.J. and Gautier, C. Probabilistic approach for safety assessment of water defences along the Dutch coast. Model and verification. Proceedings of the 31th ICCE conference in 2008.
2007 Dam, G., Bliek, A.J., Labeur, R.J., Ides, S. and Plancke, Y. Long term process based morphological model of the Western Scheldt Estuary. Proceedings of the 5th River, Coastal and Estuarine Morphodynamics conference, Enschede, the Netherlands, p1077-1084.
2007 Van Prooijen, A., Van Kessel, T. and Van Ledden, T. Modelling of fine sediment in a sandy environment – the coastal zone of the Netherlands. 32nd Congress of IAHR, The International Association of Hydraulic Engineering & Research, Harmonizing the demands of art and nature in hydraulics, July 1-6, Venice, Italy.
2005 Dam, G., Bliek, A.J. and Bruens, A.W. Band width analysis morphological predictions Haringvliet Estuary. Proceedings of the 4th River, Coastal and Estuarine Morphodynamics conference, Illinois, USA, p171-179.
2005 Ruijter, M.N., Bottema, M. and Van den Boomgaard, M.J.G. Desk study to optimise wave instrumentation for large and shallow Dutch Lakes. Waves 2005 conference, Madrid, Spain.
2004 Pinkster, J.A. and Ruijter, M.N. The influence of passing ships on ships moored in restricted waters. Offshore Technology Conference OTC 2004, Houston, USA.
2003 Bliek, A.J. and Jansen, M.H.P. Flood reduction and water quality improvement by a connection between the eastern and the Western Scheldt. 13th International Harbour Congress, Antwerp, March 2003.
1998 Bliek, A.J. Modelling of forces on large carriers due to tidal currents in Rotterdam Harbour. PIANC Bulletin no. 99, August 1998, pp. 13-14
1998 Van de Graaff, J., Steetzel, H., Bliek, A.J. and De Vroeg, H. Shore Parallel Breakwaters and Beach Nourishments. Proceedings 26th ICCE Copenhagen.
1998 Verbeek, H., Jansen, M.H.P. and Wouters, C.A.H. Adaptation of 2D sediment transport patterns using 3D hydrodynamic modelling. Oceans’98, IEEE Conference & Exhibition proceedings, Nice, September 1998.
1995 Bliek, A.J. and Storm, C. Bars and maintenance dredging in the Western Scheldt. Proceedings 14th World Dredging Congress, Amsterdam, November 1995, pp. 643-656.
1995 Bliek, A.J. Sand closure and coastal reclamation based on concepts from the sixties (in Dutch). Land+Water, Amsterdam, August 1995, pp. 50-53.
1990 Bliek, A.J. A new harbour at The Hague via Building with Nature. Proceedings of 1st International Symposium of the Association Eurocoast, Littoral 1990, Marseille, July 1990, pp. 431-435.
1987 Bliek, A.J. and Svasek, J.N. On slope stability of dredged trenches. Amsterdam: CEDA Dredging Days 1987. Proceedings during Europort 87 exhibition (Amsterdam, the Netherlands: November 10-11, 1987).
1986 Bliek, A.J. et al. Short cut channels in tidal estuaries. Proceedings of the Third International Symposium on River Sedimentation, Vol III, Estuarine and Coastal Sedimentation. School of Engineering, University of Mississippi, Mississippi USA. pp 300-309.
1984 Svasek, J.N. and Bliek, A.J. An introduction to sand closures and related computation methods. Proceedings of the third official meeting Memorandum of Understanding Netherlands Ministry of Public Works - United States Army Corps of Engineers.
1980 Bliek, A.J. Execution of a soil improvement in the Eastern Scheldt. Proceedings World Dredging Conference WODCON IX (pp 827-839), Vancouver B.C., Canada.
1981 Bijker, E.W., Van der Leijé, J.P., Pilon, J.J., Svasek, J.N., In 't Veld, J.K. and Verhagen, H.J. Coastal Changes due to the Construction of Artificial Harbour Entrances and Practical Solutions, including Beach Replenishment. PIANC Congress 1981, Edinburgh, 10-16 May 1981 - Coastal erosion caused by harbour works and corrective measures.
1980 Speekenbrink, H., Bliek, A.J., Boon, T.J., Svasek, J.N. and Van Wijngaarden, N.J. Sedimentation in dredged trenches. Published in in Hydraulic aspects of Coastal structures, part 2. Developments in Hydraulic Engineering, related to the design of the Oosterschelde Storm Surge Barrier in the Netherlands, Delft University Press, 1980, pp 215-233.
1969 Bijker, E.W. and Svasek, J.N. Two methods for determination of morphological changes induced by coastal structures. 22nd Int. Nav. Congress, Paris, Section II, Item 4.
1969 Svasek, J.N. and Battjes, J.A. Statistical evaluation of wave conditions in a deltaic area. Symposium "Research on wave action", Delft, The Netherlands, March 24-26, 1969.