Partrac completes first survey for US Navy Contaminated Sediments Study

Partrac Ltd has recently completed a survey to demonstrate its world-leading particle tracing technology for aiding the management of contaminated sediments. This was for the SPAWAR (Space and Naval Warfare) Systems Centre Pacific in San Diego.  ...Nov 25, 2014

Sediment Tracking course at Battelle Sediments Conference

Dr Kevin Black and Dr Matthew Wright will run a short course on 12th January at the Battelle Sediments Conference. This course will present information on “particle tracking,” a methodology not well known in the U.S. This is a practical “field-based” tool for tracking and mapping the movement of environmental particulates in aquatic systems. ...Nov 14, 2014

Natural Resources Wales’ Marine and Coastal Framework Agreement

Natural Resources Wales JBA Partrac (logos)


One of the UK's leading environmental and engineering consultancies, JBA Consulting, and its Strategic Partner, marine experts Partrac, have been appointed by Natural Resources Wales (NRW) as independent specialists on its Marine and Coastal Casework Framework. The Partnership will provide a range of services under the Framework’s Coastal/Marine Physical Processes and Geomorphology Lot. ...Sep 24, 2014

Marine specialist joins Partrac

Joanna Ibrahim

Oceanographer, Chartered Scientist and Marine Scientist, Dr Joanna Ibrahim has joined the Partrac team as Marine Data Manager, whilst Dr Rachel Helsby starts maternity leave.  ...Sep 23, 2014

Innovative Project to Increase Flexibility and Reduce Costs of Particle Tracking Studies

Jack Poleykett, PhD Researcher at the Centre for Global Eco Innovation (Lancaster University) is leading an innovative project entitled ‘Development of Particle Tracking Technology’. The aim being to improve particle tracking methodologies to increase flexibility and improve data collection for industry based studies, which will also reduce related costs. The project uses unique dual signature tracers developed and owned by UK leading data acquisition and consultancy company Partrac, an industry partner for the PhD programme.  ...Sep 16, 2014



Date: January 12 - 15 2015
Time: 9.00 - 17.00
Venue: 500 Canal Street, Sheraton New Orleans Hotel

The Eighth International Conference on Remediation and Management of Contaminated Sediments. Attendance is expected to be 900 to 1,000 scientists, engineers, regulators, remediation site owners, constructors, and other environmental professionals representing universities, government agencies, consultants, and R&D and service firms from approximately 30 countries.


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Partrac Consulting Brochure
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LEAFLETS / FLYERS: Offshore Wind
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Wave & Tidal
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Dredging, Ports & Marine Construction
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Scour Monitoring System Information Sheet
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PAPERS: Using Sediment Tracers to Map Sediment Transport Pathways
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Paper: 'Use of Sediments Models for Applied Sediment Management Purposes'
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Paper: 'In Situ Flume Measurements of Resuspension in the North Sea'
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Paper: 'Predicting the Deposition of Sediments in a Receiving River Reach'
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Turbulence Workshop - Presentations
Turbulence Workshop - Belfast, Feb 2014
Environmental Policy
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