Top Stories Senator Pushes for Investment in La. Waterways

Senator Pushes for Investment in La. Waterways »

U.S. Senator Mary L. Landrieu, D-La., chair of the Senate Energy Committee and Homeland Security Appropriations Subcommittee, urged Shaun Donovan, Director of the Office of Management and Budget (OMB), to increase federal investment in Louisiana’s...

September 30 2014 / Read More »
Redwood Dredging Contract Awarded

Redwood Dredging Contract Awarded »

R.E. Staite Engineering, Inc., from San Diego, California, has won a $12.3 million firm-fixed-price contract for maintenance dredging of the Redwood City Harbor Channel. During the project, the contractor will remove up to 600,000 cubic...

September 30 2014 / Read More »
NEWS IN PHOTOS: Cedar Bayou Opening

NEWS IN PHOTOS: Cedar Bayou Opening »

Cedar Bayou and Vinson Slough channels were opened on September 25, 2014, after having been sealed in the 1970s and enduring decades of negative impacts from siltation and low water flows.  The restoration of Cedar...

September 30 2014 / Read More »
Big Boost for Buffalo River Restoration

Big Boost for Buffalo River Restoration »

New funding will support restoration of the Buffalo River and put it on track to be removed from the list of Great Lakes “toxic hotspots” by 2019, the Great Lakes Commission announced yesterday in Buffalo. Nearly...

September 30 2014 / Read More »
NSW Government OK’s Greater Taree CZMP

NSW Government OK’s Greater Taree CZMP »

The NSW Government has agreed to certify the Greater Taree Coastal Zone Management Plan (CZMP) prepared by council, subject to minor amendments, but has not supported the additional idea to construct a rock revetment wall...

September 30 2014 / Read More »
Dredging at Conley Marine Terminal Nears End

Dredging at Conley Marine Terminal Nears End »

Burnham Associates is entering the completion phase of the maintenance dredging of the Conley Marine Terminal in South Boston, MA. This terminal serves two major global shipping lines, and handles over one million metric tons...

September 30 2014 / Read More »
USACE: Royal River Dredge Disposal Route

USACE: Royal River Dredge Disposal Route »

The New England District of the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers has recently awarded a contract to dredge the channel and anchorage of the Royal River Federal navigation project (FNP) in Yarmouth, Maine. Dredging operations...

September 30 2014 / Read More »
Assessment of Dredging Techniques for LCLSMS

Assessment of Dredging Techniques for LCLSMS »

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers is currently evaluating sediment flushing at Gavins Point Dam in Phase II of its Lewis and Clark Lake Sediment Management Study (LCLSMS) in support of the Missouri River Recovery Program...

September 30 2014 / Read More »
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USACE, Port of Seattle Pen Cost-Sharing Agreement »

USACE, Port of Seattle Pen Cost-Sharing Agreement

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers and Port of Seattle signed an agreement yesterday moving forward with a $3 million cost-shared feasibility study to...

Sep 30 2014 / Read More »

Another Damen Dredger for Nigerian Customer »

Another Damen Dredger for Nigerian Customer

A Nigerian customer has added his 9th Damen dredger to its fleet. The CSD500 type cutter suction dredger was chosen due to the excellent availability...

Sep 29 2014 / Read More »

Steel Cut for New GLDD Dredger »

Steel Cut for New GLDD Dredger

Great Lakes Dredge & Dock Company, LLC, and Eastern Shipbuilding Group, Inc. (ESG) have started construction of a new Trailing Suction Hopper Dredge ATB....

Sep 29 2014 / Read More »

CHEC Wins Ashdod Port Gig »

CHEC Wins Ashdod Port Gig

China Harbour Engineering Company (CHEC) has won the contract to build a new port in Ashdod. This new port, worth $930 million, will be built...

Sep 26 2014 / Read More »

SteadFast Marine Works on ‘Unique’ Project »

SteadFast Marine Works on ‘Unique’ Project

Indonesian shipbuilder SteadFast Marine is about to finish construction of a $21.9 million worth dredging vessel, the first of its kind ever built outside Europe....

Sep 25 2014 / Read More »

Corps Clears Bayport Channel Dredging Project »

Corps Clears Bayport Channel Dredging Project

Port of Houston Authority’s Executive Director Roger Guenther has confirmed that dredging of the Bayport channel has received a ‘green light’ from the U.S....

Sep 25 2014 / Read More »

Utilizing the Full Potential of Dredging Works »

Utilizing the Full Potential of Dredging Works

Marine extraction sites alter the morphology of the seabed and in doing so offer unique opportunities to create a new environment in these locations,...

Sep 22 2014 / Read More »

Van Oord Paves the Way for Koper Port Growth »

Van Oord Paves the Way for Koper Port Growth

The Group Luka Koper, one of the fastest growing ports in the Adriatic Sea, and Dutch-based company Van Oord have completed the first phase...

Sep 19 2014 / Read More »

VIDEO: Dredging for Eko Atlantic City »

VIDEO: Dredging for Eko Atlantic City

Off the coast of Lagos, mighty dredgers are working daily to reclaim land lost to the sea. Eko Atlantic City is being constructed in...

Sep 18 2014 / Read More »

Dredging ‘Crucial’ to APM Terminals Callao Expansion »

Dredging ‘Crucial’ to APM Terminals Callao Expansion

Peruvian President Ollanta Humala has toured APM Terminals Callao to personally view how the company’s $750 million investment in the North Terminal is creating...

Sep 18 2014 / Read More »




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Deltares Ideas for Restructuring of Mississippi Delta »

Deltares Ideas for Restructuring of Mississippi Delta

Deltares has become a part of the Moffatt & Nichol Team, one of the three finalists in the prestigious ‘Changing Course Lower Mississippi River Delta’ competition. A total of 21 international teams entered the competition. The winning teams were selected on the basis of their...

Sep 30 2014 / Read More »

VIDEO: New Suez Canal Dredging »

VIDEO: New Suez Canal Dredging

Director of Dredgers’ Administration with the Suez Canal Authority, Ahmed Sayed Ahmed, stated recently that the project of digging the New Suez Canal so far underwent several stages, including designing, dry digging and dredging. Ahmed added that the dredging stage reached 9 meters depth, as...

Sep 30 2014 / Read More »

Improvement Work Starts on the Dawlish Seawall (UK) »

Improvement Work Starts on the Dawlish Seawall (UK)

Construction has begun on a £8 million project to increase the resilience of the sea wall in Dawlish, UK. Mott MacDonald is providing project and commercial management on the project, which will also see the lower coastal walkway replaced at high level, on behalf of...

Sep 30 2014 / Read More »

Dredging on East End Boat Harbor Kicks Off »

Dredging on East End Boat Harbor Kicks Off

The City of Winona has announced that the East End Boat Harbor will be closed for approximately one month to accommodate the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers’ Mississippi River channel dredging and sand offloading. The Winona Port Authority earlier approved an agreement with the Army...

Sep 30 2014 / Read More »

Picture of the Day: Easydredge 2700 »

Picture of the Day: Easydredge 2700

The keel-laying ceremony for the state-of-the-art IHC Easydredge 2700 ™ took place at MTG Dolphin’s shipyard in Varna, Bulgaria, on August 18th, 2014. The ship, ordered by Royal IHC, is being built under building number BN BN1001 and will be delivered in the summer of 2015....

Sep 30 2014 / Read More »

Initial Watershed Assessment for Scioto River Basin »

Initial Watershed Assessment for Scioto River Basin

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Huntington District, has begun an Initial Watershed Assessment (IWA) for the Scioto River Basin under the authority of Section 729 of the Water Resources Development Act of 1986, to better define the water resources related problems and opportunities within...

Sep 30 2014 / Read More »

Financial Injection for Carrum Beach »

Financial Injection for Carrum Beach

A re-elected Napthine Government will invest more than $500,000 to make Carrum Beach an even better destination for families, recreational boaters, swimmers and fishing enthusiasts. Premier Denis Napthine was today joined by Member for Carrum Donna Bauer at the Carrum foreshore to announce a $540,000...

Sep 30 2014 / Read More »

Central Marina Dredging About to Begin »

Central Marina Dredging About to Begin

Transformation is underway in the eastern corner of the Central Marina as the Port of Everett’s major environmental cleanup at the former Everett Shipyard site moves forward. Crews have begun vibratory sheet pile installation for the new bulkhead. Dredging is scheduled to begin in early-October....

Sep 29 2014 / Read More »

VIDEO: WEDA Award for Onondaga Cleanup Project »

VIDEO: WEDA Award for Onondaga Cleanup Project

The Western Dredging Association (WEDA) has presented the 2014 Annual Safety Award to Onondaga Lake Remediation Project (Honeywell, de Maximis, Parsons, Sevenson, Infrastructure Alternatives, O’Brien & Gere, and Anchor QEA). The Onondaga Lake Capping, Dredging, and Habitat Restoration project consists of several remedial activities occurring...

Sep 29 2014 / Read More »

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