Sailing towards Sustainability: Unveiling the Secrets of Eco-Friendly Marine Facilities
From ports and harbors to marines and offshore wind farms, marine structures facilities play a crucial role in protecting our coastlines. But as we confront the challenges of climate change and rising sea levels, it’s more important than ever to ensure that these structures are sustainable, resilient, and environmentally friendly.
In this episode of the Anticipate Podcast, Vishal Krishnan, Maritime Structures Service Lead –and Benjamin Hall, Maritime Planning Service Lead, at WSP Middle East, dive into the world of green marine facilities and explore the latest innovations in eco-friendly designs.
The episode is hosted by Amr Abdelnaeim, Senior Marketing & Communications Manager at WSP in the Middle East.
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00:54 – A brief introduction about the roles and experiences of Benjamin Hall and Vishal Krishnan
01:59 – The environmental challenges that led to the rise of green marine facilities
05:35 – What makes green marine facilities green
08:22 – The global and regional challenges that face the development of green marine structures
10:53 – The emerging technological innovations that can enable eco-friendly design
12:15 – Approaches to improve the performance and durability of concrete while reducing its environmental impact
14:28 – the most promising areas for innovation in the field of green ports and marine structures
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