International Dredging Review

International Dredging Review

Ian Anderson has formed an international dredging and consulting company to serve the marine infrastructure developers port authorities and oil gas and mineral exploration companies. The company is Anderson Dredging & Consulting Ltd.

.Experienced in the dredging of ports and harbors land reclamation beach replenishment and pipeline trenches the Anderson will assist dredging companies and state-owned dredging enterprises with project management the auditing of projects in execution reviewing the design of dredging equipment financing and the procurement of personnel and equipment.

Using experience gained during a 30-year career in international dredging projects Anderson will participate with project owners on a fee plus incentive basis for the development of projects from conception through execution. Services will include initial project feasibility assessment (including site surveys) project financing options (including BOT and BT) sourcing of appropriate dredging equipment and attendant plant (including financing options) and overall project management utilizing Microsoft Project 98 software. The company has established relationships with associates and contacts in many countries during its development stages and the process is ongoing. Further specific announcements regarding this are to be expected.

Anderson’s experience includes attending the Sloan Programme at the London Business School which was recently rated as the premier business school in Europe by the London Financial Times. A British native he lives in the New Orleans area having relocated to the United States as President of Stuyvesant Dredging Company a company owned by Royal Boskalis Westminster NV of the Netherlands for whom he worked for 30 years.

He is a member of a multi-generation dredging family. His grandfather George Anderson together with E. D. Kalis founded Westminster Dredging Company Ltd. in England in 1933. Anderson began his career in the dredging industry in 1961 as a trainee-dredging superintendent in England. He worked through all levels of the dredging industry in many countries of the world and has first hand experience with all types of projects and dredging equipment.

Anderson Dredging & Consulting Ltd. is headquartered in Mandeville Louisiana USA. Its website is; email:; phone: 504-845-4905.