Consultancy Projects

Year

Project

Position

To date:

Numerical modelling studies Coastal, Hydraulic and Offshore Engineering

Consultancy Projects Undertaken by BM SUMER Consultants (Key words: flow modelling, turbulent processes, morphodynamics, scour / backfilling, liquefaction, cooling water discharge, flow induced vibration, wave transformation, hydrodynamic loading, flood hazard assessment)

To date:

Physical modelling studies in Coastal, Hydraulic and Offshore Engineering

Consultancy for several organizations in various projects (Key words: Breakwater stability, Tetrapod blocks, Core-LocTM units, wave loads, sediment transport, scour / backfilling, liquefaction, sea outfall systems, wave agitation)

2018

Liquefaction / Scouring Geohazard Preliminary Study. Groix & Belle-Ile Offshore Floating Wind Farm, France. Phase 2. EOLFI, France.

Consultant of BM SUMER Consultancy & Research

2017

Liquefaction / Scouring Geohazard Preliminary Study. Groix & Belle-Ile Offshore Floating Wind Farm, France. Phase 1. EOLFI, France.

Consultant of BM SUMER Consultancy & Research

2015-2016

Abnormal wave assessment and risk evaluation (AWARE) of DUC structures, risers and conductors

Consultant for LICengineering, and Maersk Oil, Denmark

2015

Vattenfall, Scour assessment and development study. Horns Rev C jacket, and HR3 monopile

Consultant for COWI A/S, Denmark

2015

Risk of wave induced liquefaction at breakwater LNG Del Plata

Consultant for IMDC nv (International Marine and Dredging Consultants), Antwerp, Belgium

2015

Mersin International Port Development Project (MIP, Turkey & PSA, Singapore)

Consultant for ECAP A.S., Istanbul

2015

Kyanli Port (Turkmenistan), Assessment of suspended sediment load under extreme waves

Consultant for CEC Coastal and Environment, Istanbul

2014

Yarımca Container Terminal, Turkey (DP World International, UAE)

Consultant on Follow-up Design Works for ECAP A.S., Istanbul

2014

Batumi (Georgia) Boat Basin Breakwater

Consultant on Follow-up Design Works for ECAP A.S., Istanbul

2013

Feasibility Study of Capital Dredging and Sustainable River Management in Bangladesh (FSCD&SRMB). Bangladesh Water Development Board (BWDB)

Physical modeling specialist. Consultant for Danish Hydraulic Institute Water & Environment

2013

Scour Assessment. Sheringham Shoal Offshore Wind Farm, UK

Consultant for Fenwick Elliott LLP, London, UK, and MT Højgaard a/s, Denmark

2012

Karachi (Pakistan) Port Quasim, New LNG Terminal and FSRU Facility, Assessment of potential morphodynamic changes after construction

Consultant for STFA Marine Construction, Istanbul

2012

DanTysk offshore wind farm scour protection and filter design

Consultant for COWI and IMS Joint Venture (CIJV) Stadteich 7, 20097 Hamburg, Germany

2011

Gerze (Sinop, Turkey) Power Plant, 180000 DWT Terminal Sedimentation assessment in the İstanbul Navigation Channel

Consultant for MAG Engineering Services,

2010

A review of the scour design calculations for the Anholt Platform

Consultant for Rambøll Danmark A/S

2010

Studies of rock installation and its impact on sediment transport for Terminal Oceanico oil pipelines

Consultant for PETROBRAS and INTEC do Brasil Ltda., Brasil Ltda. (INTECSEA), Brasil

2010

Damage sustained to concrete caissons during a storm event of November 11 and 12th, 2007. Liquefaction Analysis

Consultant for DELTAPORT CONSTRUCTORS LTD, Vancouver, BC, V6G 2T3, Canada

2009

Scour assessment. Walney (UK) Offshore Wind Farm, Offshore Substation, Jacket Phase I

Consultant for DONG Energy, Offshore Technology, Denmark

2009

Studies on rock installation over pipelines in Negro River

Consultant for PETROBRAS and INTEC do Brasil Ltda., Brasil Ltda. (INTECSEA), Brasil

2009

Preliminary Evaluation Study of the Wadi Itwad (Asir, Saudi Arabia) Pipeline Installation Project, Shuqaiq Phase-2 Water Transmission System

Consultant for ARG, Istanbul, for determination of base scour levels for the wadi bed

2009

Interaction between the Campos basin subsea system and the seabed

Consultant for PETROBRAS and INTEC do Brasil Ltda., Brasil

2008

Busan (Korea) Immersed Tunnel. Hydrodynamic loading

Consultant for COWI A/S, Denmark

2007

Hydro-transport of sediment (some iron compound)

Consultant for Zentech Cyprus Limited, Nicosia, Cyprus

2007

Hydraulic Evaluation Studies for Karachi (Pakistan) Defense Housing Authority (DHA) Waterfront Works

Consultant for Karachi DHA, Pakistan

2007

Flood Hazard Assessment and Prevention Study for Soan (Pakistan) Riverine City, Islamabad Defense Housing Authority (DHA)

Consultant for Islamabad DHA, Pakistan

2006

El-Hamma (Algiers, Algeria) Desalinization Project. Comments on Marine-Geotechnical Engineering Aspects of the Project

Consultant for Zentech Cyprus Limited, Nicosia, Cyprus

2005

Amplification of bed shear stress around marine structures

Consultant for Danish Hydraulic Institute Water & Environment

2005

Backfill liquefaction assessment study. Blacktip Gas Project

Consultant for Woodside Energy Ltd. Qv1 Building, Level 13, 250 St. Georges Terrace, Perth 6000, Australia

2004

Assessment of soil liquefaction and floatation of a 1.4 m diameter and 5 km long buried sea outfall pipe

Expert for Kennedys Solicitors, London, UK on behalf of Hyder Consulting (UK) Limited

2004

Hydrodynamic forces on a subsea intake structure

Consultant for Zentech Belgium S.P.R.L., Brussels

2003

Assessment of liquefaction potential and floatation of gas pipelines. Halfdan to Tyra 24’’ pipeline and Tyra WE-Nogat F/3 26’’ pipeline

Consultant for LICengineering (Denmark)

2001

River training / Flood protection

Physical modeling specialist for Second Flood Protection Sector Project, Pakistan. Consultant for Danish Hydraulic Institute, Water and Environment. Financed by Asian Development Bank, Government of Pakistan among others

2000

Assessment of scour and scour protection of wind turbine foundations. Horns Rev, Denmark

Consultant for LICengineering (Denmark)

1999

Stability of the rock berm for pipeline protection. Java-Bali

Consultant for Danish Hydraulic Institute

1999

Scour problems regarding Siranganj (Bangladesh) Bank Protection structure

Consultant for Danish Hydraulic Institute

1998

Scour assessment for valve stations for South Arne – Nybro Offshore Pipeline

Consultant for LICengineering (Denmark)

1997

Review of vibrations of marine pipelines in trenches (for Statoil)

Consultant for Danish Hydraulic Institute

1997

Subsea protection structure. Adda Development Scour problems (for Mærsk Olie and Gas AS)

Consultant for LICengineering (Denmark)

1996

Assessment of liquefaction potential regarding Sangu Development, Bangladesh

Consultant for Danish Hydraulic Institute

1996

Response of a conductor with variable frequency

Consultant for LICengineering (Denmark)

1996

Review of free-spanning pipelines and vortex-shedding -induced vibrations

Consultant for LICengineering (Denmark)

1996

Scour problems regarding the Eastspar Pipeline Development, Western Australia

Consultant for Danish Hydraulic Institute

1995

Review of DnV Classification Note. Environmental Conditions and Environmental Loads

Consultant for LICengineering (Denmark)

1995

“Harald Development. Harald Valve Station. Scour considerations and maintenance”. Scour assessment regarding a subsea protection structure for a pipeline valve station

Consultant for the Danish Hydraulic Institute (DHI) for the project undertaken jointly by Rambøll Hannemann & Højlund, LICengineering and DHI

1994

Flow induced vibrations of slender offshore structures

Consultant for LICengineering (Denmark) on the role of turbulence in flow-induced vibrations

1994

Flow induced vibration and its suppression

Consultant for LICengineering (Denmark) regarding vortex-shedding   lock-on and suppression of vortex induced vibrations in relation to the Petrobras (Brasil) project

1993

Scour around subsea structures

Consultant for the Danish Hydraulic Institute (DHI) for the SISS project undertaken jointly by DHI and Snamprogetti (Italy)

1992

Self burial of pipelines in marine environment

Consultant for the Danish Hydraulic Institute (DHI) for the project “Self Burial 2” in which an integrated model of self burial potential of pipelines has been developed, undertaken jointly by DHI and Delft Hydraulics

1991

River training

Physical modeling specialist for the project Brahmaputra River Training Studies undertaken by Halcrow (UK) and the Danish Hydraulic Institute. Financed by the World Bank

1990

River training

Physical modeling specialist for the project Brahmaputra River Training Studies undertaken by Halcrow (UK) and the Danish Hydraulic Institute. Financed by the World Bank

1990

River hydraulics

Interim Team Leader for the project Up-Grading of the River Research Institute of Bangladesh. Financed by UNDP

1990

Hydrodynamics of flow around islands

Consultant for LICengineering (Denmark) regarding hydrodynamics of flow around an artificial island in connection with the Great Belt project

1989

Zeepipe project studies

Consultant for the Danish Hydraulic Institute for project studies of Zeepipe pipeline which transports gas from Norwegian field Sleipner to the Belgian port Zeebrügge. Pipeline seabed interaction

1987

Pipeline spanning

Consultant for LICengineering (Denmark) for the Oseberg Spanning (Norway) project

1987

Pipeline spanning

Consultant for the Danish Hydraulic Institute in the preparation of the Joint-Industry-Project spanning design manual

1983

Water exchange in Izmit Bay, Turkey

Consulting Engineer on the water exchange in Izmit Bay (Turkey) due to internal seiches. Project supported by the Environmental Under-secretary of the Turkish Prime Ministry

1982

Water intake

Consulting engineer for PROKON, Ankara (Turkey) in the design work for water intake structures of TEK’s Kangal plant, Turkey

1982

Water intake and settling basin

Consulting engineer. Site inspection and design of hydraulic structures for the water supply of the Küre copper plant of Etibank (Turkey) and the design of settling basin to recover water

1979

Design of settling basin

Responsible for the design of settling basin and its accessories for the Wolfram plant of Etibank at Uludag Bursa (Turkey)

1978

Feasibility studies of irrigation work

Consulting engineer for Cagdas Engrg. Co., Ankara (Turkey), for the feasibility studies of the Yesilirmak River irrigation project

1976

Model test of the port of Sidi-Belal, Libya

In charge of the model test studies for the Sidi-Belal Port, Libya

1970

Water intake

In charge of the hydraulic model investigation of the water intake of Dere hydro-electric power plant (Turkey)

1970

Water intake

In charge of the hydraulic model investigations of the water intake of Camlik hydroelectric power plant (Turkey)

1968

Water intake

In charge of the hydraulic model investigation of the water intake of Göksu-Yerköprü hydroelectric power plant (Turkey)

1968

Settling basin for hydro-electric power plant

Field study in the settling basin of Göksu-Yerköprü hydroelectric power plant