References & professionnal experiences

Independant consultant in coastal engineering

2017 (in progress). ACTIMAR for CCI 22. Sediment dynamic expertise. Project for minimization of sediment deposition and dredging needs in Saint-Cast harbour.

2016-2017 (in progress). ACTIMAR for SAFEGE. Sediment dynamic expertise. Reunion Island new coastal highway project.

2016. RELECQ-KERHUON CITY COUNCIL. Study for the management of coastal sediments (beach nourishment).

2015-2016-2017 (in progress). DNV-GL/ACTIMAR for RTE. Sediment dynamic and morphodynamic studies for the cable landfall of two offshore windfarm projects (DLT and YNO).

2014-2015-2016-2017 (in progress). FRENCH NATIONAL HYDROGRAPHIC SERVICE. In collaboration with ACTIMAR : development of a sediment dynamic module for the HYCOM numerical model.

2015-2016. EMCC (VINCI). Analysis of Coastal Hydrodynamic and Sediment Dynamic for St-Nazaire (mouth of the Loire estuary, France) marine discharge pipeline.

2015-2016. TOTAL. Hydrodynamic, Sediment dynamic and scouring assessment along a gas pipeline, Yadana site (Myanmar).

2015-2016. EMCC (VINCI). Analysis of Coastal Hydrodynamic and Sediment Dynamic for Sables d’Olonne (Vendée, France) marine discharge pipeline.

2015. ATKINS/INNOSEA. Sediment dynamic, morphodynamic and scouring assessment for offshore windfarm projects.

2015-2016. Pays-de-La-Loire REGIONAL COUNCIL. In collaboration with CREOCEAN and Nantes University. Sediment dynamic processes analysis and engineering works assessment for the consolidation of the Gois submersible road.

2014-2015-2016. Association for Defence of Pointe du Cap Ferret. Consultancy for coastal erosion and flood hazards assessment and coastal protection design.

2015. MDL/INNOSEA/FUGRO for the GOLFE DE ST-TROPEZ territorial community. Hydrodynamic conditions analysis in the bay of Pampelonne for mooring design.

2015. Tram Beach residents. Coastal erosion analysis and assessment of coastal protections.

2014-2015 TOTAL. Analysis of coastal erosion processes and assessment of coastal protection systems in Cap Lopez (Gabon).

2014-2015. MANCHE REGIONAL COUNCIL. Assessments of the hydrodynamic and sediment dynamic impacts of the Barneville-Carteret harbor development project.

2014-2015 TOTAL. ARGENTINA. Assistance to the company for a sediment dynamic study assessment, pipeline landfall project.

2014. CREOCEAN for the FRENCH NATIONAL HYDROGRAPHIC SERVICE. Assessment of sediment initiation of motion for a R&D project related to passive acoustic measurements of sand motion.

2014. CREOCEAN for SLN (Société Le Nickel – New Caledonia). Sediment dynamic expertise of the impacts of SLN power plant outfalls in the Uaré Bay (Noumea). 

2014. CREOCEAN for the FRENCH MINISTRY OF DEFENSE. Analysis of hurricane waves features for Mururoa Atoll engineering works assessment.

 

CONSULTANCY : CREOCEAN: Studies as Project manager / Technical advisor (2010 to present) and Coastal Engineer (2006-2009)

 

HYDRODYNAMIC, SEDIMENT DYNAMIC AND MORPHODYNAMIC STUDIES

2013-2014. PERENCO GABON. New gas pipeline project. In-situ measurements (ADCP and tide) and numerical modelling of the currents in the Gabon estuary.    

2013-2014. GUADELOUPE REGIONAL COUNCIL (French West Indies). Ilet-Caret Island: Hydrodynamic and Sediment dynamic studies for littoral erosion analysis and beaches nourishment.

2013-2014. LANGUEDOC-ROUSSILLON REGIONAL COUNCIL. Port-La Nouvelle harbour extension project. Hydrodynamic (tide, currents and waves) and sediment (sampling and turbidity) field data campaign.

2012-2013. DCNS. ETM (Ocean Thermal Energy) project offshore Martinique. Assessment of submarine landslide risk; hyperpycnal flow modelling. Collaboration with R. Silva Jacinto (Ifremer).

2012-2013. MARTINIQUE REGIONAL COUNCIL. Fort-de-France harbour extension project. Hydrodynamic and Sediment dynamic studies ; numerical modelling.

2012. VENDEE DEPARTMENT COUNCIL. Assessment of Pointe de la Fosse erosion trends and solutions for stabilization.

2012. OUVEA ISLAND, NEW CALEDONIA. ILES LOYAUTE PROVINCE COUNCIL.  Assessment of Ouvea coastal erosion. Wave and sediment dynamic modelling.

2010-2012. CHARENTE-MARITIME DEPARTMENT COUNCIL. Dynamic management of the sediments, Marennes-Oléron Bay. Sand and mud dynamic modelling. Collaboration with Ifremer and University of La Rochelle.

2010-2011. CALAIS PORT AUTHORITY. Calais 2015 extension project. Assistance to main contractor for sediment dynamic and morphodynamic studies.

2010-2011. ST-BREVIN CITY COUNCIL. Sediment dynamic study for rain outfalls system.

2010-2011. VENDEE DEPARTMENT COUNCIL. Fromentine navigation channel: Hydrodynamic, Sediment Dynamic and Morphodynamic Study. Numerical modelling and field data survey. Collaboration with X. Bertin (CNRS/University of La Rochelle).

2010-2011. PAYS DE LA LOIRE REGIONAL COUNCIL. Regional data and constraints mapping for a marine renewable energies site project and the development of these energies off Vendée and Loire-Atlantic coasts.

2009-2010. EDF ENERGIES NOUVELLES. FRANCE. Gruissan/Port La Nouvelle Offshore wind farm project. Hydrodynamic, Sediment Dynamic and Morphodynamic studies. Assessments: project impacts on Hydrodynamics (currents, wave propagation) and sediment Dynamics; Sand bars morphodynamic; Scouring processes.

2009-2010. CONFIDENTIAL CLIENT. Assessment of sand extraction, Iroise Sea (Brittany). Hydrodynamic and Sediment Dynamic modelling. ADCP current measurements.

2008-2009. LA COMPAGNIE DU VENT. FRANCE. Offshore wind farm project “Les Deux-Côtes”. Hydrodynamic and Sediment Dynamic studies. Assessments: project impacts on Hydrodynamics (currents, wave propagation) and sediment Dynamics; Marine sand dune morphodynamic; Scouring processes.

2008. LA ROCHELLE CITY COUNCIL. Hydrodynamic and Sediment Dynamic study for the Roux beach nourishment in La Rochelle.

2007. SAINT-JEAN-DEMONTS CITY COUNCIL. Hydrodynamic and Sediment Dynamic studies dedicated to the pier rehabilitation.

2007. PLOBANNALEC LESCONIL MUNICIPALITY. Assistance to main contractor for sediment dynamic and morphodynamic study with modelling of Ster River and estuary.

HARBOURS, DREDGING, COASTAL DEVELOPMENT

2013 (In progress). MEDCO Qatar. Contaminant dispersion study related to reclamation works.

2013. MEDCO QATAR. New port project (South of Doha). Sediment dispersion study related to dredging activities.

2012. AL HOCEIMA, MOROCCO. KINGDOM OF MOROCCO. Hydrodynamic studies for the development of Al Hoceima harbour.

2011-2012. PORT OF LA ROCHELLE. Sediment dynamic modelling of dredged mud for maintenance dredgings of Port of La Rochelle.

2011-2012. KOUROU CITY COUNCIL. FRENCH GUIANA. ZAC (business activity area) along the Kourou river. Hydraulic studies.

2010-2011. CALVADOS DEPARTMENT COUNCIL. Hydrodynamic (currents and waves) and fine Sediment Dynamic modelling within the framework of the Impact assessment study for maintenance dredgings of Dives and Grandcamp-Maisy harbours.

2010. LA COMPAGNIE DU VENT. FRANCE. Modelling of works-induced and dredging-induced fine sediment dispersion - Offshore wind farm project “Les Deux-Côtes”.

2008-2009. French Ministry of Finance and Economy for the North Morocco Promotion and Development Agency. MOROCCO. Assessment of hydrodynamic (waves, tide and currents) conditions along the coastal waters - North Morocco (Atlantic and Mediterranean coasts) – for yachting and fishing development.

2008-2009. LA ROCHELLE CITY COUNCIL. Les Minimes marina extension : fine Sediment Dynamic modelling of dredging materials, tests of disposal on several immersion sites. Collaboration with Ifremer Institute.

2008. CONFIDENTIAL CLIENT. FRANCE. Research programme on the Saint-Nicolas marine aggregate extraction site : Hydrodynamic and Sediment Dynamic modelling to assess the impacts related to extraction.

2006-2008. MONTE CARLO SEA LAND. MONACO. Land reclamation project. Assistance to main contractor for Hydrodynamic and Sediment Dynamic studies.

2007. PRIVATE CLIENT. LIBYA. Misurata port deepening project : dredging modelling within the framework of Environmental study.

2007. CAEN-OUISTREHAM AND CHERBOURG PORT AUTHORITY. Hydrodynamic and Sediment Dynamic modelling within the framework of the Impact assessment study for maintenance and initial dredgings of Caen-Ouistreham harbour

2006-2007. LACECO. JORDAN. Sediment Dynamic, MorphoDynamic and Water Quality modeling within the framework of the Saraya Aqaba resort project.

METOCEAN STUDIES 

2012-2014 (In progress) ALSTOM. Data analysis and high-resolution hydrodynamic modelling. Raz-Blanchard (English Channel) Tidal Energy Project.

2011-2012. DCNS. Metocean study. Extreme wind, waves and current assessment. Data analysis and numerical modeling. ETM (Ocean Thermal Energy) project offshore Martinique (West Indies).

2011. OLT (Offshore LNG Toscana). ITALY. Metocean study assessment. North Tyrrhenian/Ligurian sea.

2010-2011. LA COMPAGNIE DU VENT. FRANCE. Metocean specifications dedicated to offshore wind turbines design, Offshore wind farm project “Les Deux-Côtes”.

2010. SULTANATE OF OMAN. MINISTRY OF FISHERIES. DEPARTMENT OF AQUACULTURE. Synthesis of General Meteorology and Oceanography Conditions. Preparation of atlas for suitable sites for establishing aquaculture in Oman.

2009-2010. EDF ENERGIES NOUVELLES. FRANCE. Gruissan/Port La Nouvelle Offshore Wind farm project. Metocean study. Data analysis and Modelling.

2009-2010. SARI-SOLENZARA CITY COUNCIL. CORSICA. Solenzara marina extension: studies concerning the modernizing, security and extension of the marina. Hydrodynamic, harbour agitation, Sediment Dynamic and Morphodynamic modelling.

2008. SOCIETE DE RECHERCHE DU PACIFIQUE. Wave atlas offshore Wallis and Vanuatu for wave energy assessment. 

FLOODING, RISKS

2013. CALVADOS REGIONAL COUNCIL. Flood events risk assessment along Dives estuary; numerical modeling.

2011-2013. SOMME EQUIPMENT DEPARTMENT SERVICE. Marquenterre. Flooding model (tide, storm surges and wave overtopping) within the framework of the Risks Prevention Plan in the North coast (Marquenterre) of the Somme bay.

2011-2012. LA ROCHELLE CITY COUNCIL. Flooding study of Xynthia storm on Port Neuf and Ville en Bois neighborhoods. Expertise and numerical modelling (tide, storm surges and wave overtopping), design of coastal defense.

2010. CHÂTELAILLON-PLAGE CITY COUNCIL. Expertise and design of a spur dyke and beach nourishment for Châtelaillon North beach further to Xynthia storm.

2009. LA BAULE-LE POULIGUEN CITIES COMMUNITY. Hydrodynamic and flood risk study within the framework of La Baule-Le Pouliguen port works maintenance.

2008-2010. SOMME EQUIPEMENT DEPARTMENT SERVICE. Flooding model (tide, storm surges, dike-break induced flows and wave overtopping) within the framework of the Risks Prevention Plan in the South coast of the Somme bay.

PLUMES and WATER QUALITY

2012-2013. SHELL. Drill cuttings dispersion modeling. New platforms project (offshore French Guiana).

2012-2013. CABINET MERLIN. OCP desalination plant project. Plume dispersion modeling.

2012. TOTAL. Oil spill modelling (MIKE-SA) in a specific area within the framework of model comparisons.

2011-2013. DCNS. 3D baroclinic Thermal and Haline plume modelling. ETM (Ocean Thermal Energy) project offshore Martinique (West Indies).

2010. VEOLIA. Vendée desalination plant project. Hydrodynamic studies.

2010. MINISTRY OF DEFENSE. FRANCE. Lanveoc-Poulmic Naval base water-treatment plant: impact study on marine environment. Plume modeling.

2009-2010. ROYAN CITY COUNCIL. Water quality study for beaches. Numerical modelling of wastewater dispersion.

2009. SGI INGENIERIE. MOROCCO. Safi city wastewater system : prior study and design of the future sea drainage channel with modelling of effluent discharge.

2008-2009. MAN DIESEL. Reunion Island, Martinique and Guadeloupe (West Indies). Numerical study of powerplant outfalls and intakes for 3 sites.

2008. PACIFIC WATER AND ENVIRONMENT AGENCY. NEW-CALEDONIA. Thermal plume modelling in the Noumea roadstead - SLN Power station project.

2007-2008. PLABENNEC AND ABERS DISTRICT COUNCIL. Operational assistance to main contractor for a plume modeling of microbiological intakes in Aber Benoit estuary.