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Our Sole Purpose

The Sole Purpose of this website is to provide a window on dredging activities and its associated works


Should you decide you would like to know more, all you have to do is to let me know.


Having retired from the industry after more than 50 years, I am willing to pass on my expertise absolutely free of charge for anyone who is interested on developing a career in the field of dredging and marine activities.


I do this by using an online platform such as Zoom

Signed: William Douglas……founder and tutor

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 Dredging & Reclamation

  • Hopper Dredging

  • Cutter Suction

  • Backhoe

  • Agitation

Marine Construction & Salvage

Offshore Piling & Sub-sea Pipeline Installation

Learn About;

Dredging, Reclamation,  & Offshore Piling

  • Project  planning.

  • Equpment selection

  • Backhoe dredging

  • Hopper dredging

  • Cutter suction dredging

  • Agitation Dredging

  • Bund construction

  • Clamshell Dredging

  • Booster stations

  • Large diameter tubular piles

Learn About;

Marine Construction & Salvage

  • Equipment selection

  • Equipment procurement

  • Safe working practices

  • Diving Safety

  • Heavy lifting

  • Air-bag usage

  • Personnel selection

  • Methodology

  • Insurances

  • Contract assurances

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Learn About;

Underwater survey methods & Project Management

Side Scan Sonar

Pre-dredge survey

Unexploded ordnance search

Tidal considerations

Contract Document Scrutiny

Technical Bidding

Commercial Bidding

Precautions related to Long lead items

Liquidated damages

Why Choose Me?

50+ Years of Hands-on experience

Electronic learning with ZOOM

Certified Professional

To encourage my students and help them to develop a very rewarding career in this industry

In Depth Tuition FREE OF CHARGE

Constantly Evolving Technology

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Let's Connect

Please use the form to let me know something about you and how you think I may be able to help you.


I undertake not to pester you with reminders or to pass on any of your details to anyone else.


You can be sure that I when I give my word I keep my word.

Signed: William Douglas……founder and tutor


Raigmore Estate, Inverness, Scotland


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