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POAC 2011 in Montreal concluded, POAC 2013 to be held in Finland

In the 21st International Conference on Port and Ocean Engineering under Arctic Conditions (POAC 2011) was successfully held in Montreal, Canada from July 10 to 14, 2011. The conference with the theme "Resource Development and Transportation in Polar Regions," had a record number of participants in POAC history. The conference included five keynote speakers, more […]

Joachim Schwarz

Dr. Joachim Schwarz was awarded the POAC Founders Lifetime Achievement Award at the POAC 2011 conference in Montreal, Canada. 1962 – Graduation as Dipl.-Ing. in Civil Engineering – Technical University Hannover 1970 – Dr.-Ing. on “Ice Forces on Piles” 1971 to 1974 – a Visiting Research Scientist and Adjunct Professor at the Iowa Institute of Hydraulic […]

Conferences related to Ice, Arctic, Polar region, river and sea ice

These are some of the ice related conferences held in regular intervals. POAC (poac.com) POAC stands for the International Conference on Port and Ocean Engineering under Arctic Conditions. Held every two years, the conference addresses issues related to coastal and offshore engineering in ice-covered waters. POAC started in 1971 in Trondheim, Norway. The last POAC […]