Top Stories Anna Maria Island Receives New Sand (USA)

Anna Maria Island Receives New Sand (USA) »

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Jacksonville District, recently completed the Anna Maria Island renourishment project. At an estimated cost of $12.3 million, the project was one of the largest renourishment events awarded by the...

April 18 2014 / Read More »
UAE: VOSTA LMG to Take Part at SMEM Conference

UAE: VOSTA LMG to Take Part at SMEM Conference »

VOSTA LMG, a leading engineering and contracting company which serves the worldwide dredging industry, will attend the Seatrade Middle East Maritime (SMEM) conference. This event will take place in the Dubai International Convention and Exhibition...

April 18 2014 / Read More »
VIDEO: Congressman Backs Up Florida Renourishment Projects (USA)

VIDEO: Congressman Backs Up Florida Renourishment Projects (USA) »

Congressman David W. Jolly (FL-13) recently called on members of the U.S. House to support the Senate version of the recently-passed Water Resources Reform and Development Act that would extend the federal authorization of the...

April 18 2014 / Read More »
USA: Galveston District Prepares Sabine Neches Dredging Plan

USA: Galveston District Prepares Sabine Neches Dredging Plan »

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Galveston District, plans to announce a tender for removal of about 957,000 cubic yards of material from the Sabine Neches Waterway. Anticipated solicitation issuance date is on or about...

April 18 2014 / Read More »
UK: Port of Wells Dredging Starts Next Week

UK: Port of Wells Dredging Starts Next Week »

The Port of Wells dredging scheme is scheduled to commence on the 21th April 2014. The port’s dredger “Kari Hege” will be engaged in dredging operations in the main channel north of number 4 buoy,...

April 18 2014 / Read More »
USA: Army Corps OKs Lake Worth Inlet Dredging

USA: Army Corps OKs Lake Worth Inlet Dredging »

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers signed the Chief’s Report on deepening and widening portions of the Lake Worth Inlet, Palm Beach Harbor. The Chief’s Report outlines the major national benefits of the project including...

April 18 2014 / Read More »
UK: “Environmental Aspects of Dredging” Takes Place in June

UK: “Environmental Aspects of Dredging” Takes Place in June »

HR Wallingford, Central Dredging Association (CEDA) and International Association of Dredging Companies (IADC) scheduled their training course named “Environmental Aspects of Dredging” for 18-19 June 2014, in Howbery Park, Wallingford, Oxfordshire, UK. This two day...

April 17 2014 / Read More »
Coast Guard Boat Basin in Need of Dredging (USA)

Coast Guard Boat Basin in Need of Dredging (USA) »

According to the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Philadelphia District, a dredging project at the U.S. Coast Guard Boat Basin on the Pennsylvania side of the Delaware River will soon commence. Approximately 56,000 cubic yards...

April 17 2014 / Read More »
Headlines

UK: Dredger “Breughel” to Protect Lincolnshire Coast »

UK: Dredger “Breughel” to Protect Lincolnshire Coast

Lincshore, the flagship scheme to reduce flood risk to thousands of homes and businesses on the Lincolnshire coast, commenced yesterday at Boygrift. The Environment...

Apr 18 2014 / Read More »

Van Oord Takes Over Dravo S. A. (Spain) »

Van Oord Takes Over Dravo S. A. (Spain)

Van Oord, a leading international contractor specialising in dredging, marine engineering and offshore projects, has acquired all shares of its Spanish subsidiary Dravo S.A. Dravo...

Apr 17 2014 / Read More »

VIDEO: Corps Offers Its Final Approval for JAXPORT Dredging (USA) »

VIDEO: Corps Offers Its Final Approval for JAXPORT Dredging (USA)

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers yesterday issued a final Chief’s Report approving the Jacksonville Harbor Deepening Project, clearing the way for congressional authorization...

Apr 17 2014 / Read More »

Overcoming Opposition for Dredging Projects Through Strategic Campaigning »

Overcoming Opposition for Dredging Projects Through Strategic Campaigning

Al Maiorino, President of Public Strategy Group Inc., has submitted an article exclusively for Dredging Today about how dredging projects can properly combat opposition...

Apr 17 2014 / Read More »

Rosmorport, Krasnoye Sormovo Ink Contract for Three Dredgers »

Rosmorport, Krasnoye Sormovo Ink Contract for Three Dredgers

FSUE Rosmorport and Krasnoye Sormovo Shipyard, part of United Shipbuilding Corporation OJSC, signed a contract for the design and construction of three dredging vessels....

Apr 16 2014 / Read More »

Panama Canal Expansion Program Update – April 2014 (VIDEO) »

Panama Canal Expansion Program Update – April 2014 (VIDEO)

The Panama Canal expansion project will double the capacity of the Panama Canal by 2015 by creating a new lane of traffic and allowing...

Apr 16 2014 / Read More »

USA: Wachapreague and Bradford Bay Dredging Plan Presented »

USA: Wachapreague and Bradford Bay Dredging Plan Presented

Approximately 82,000 cubic yards of material will be dredged this summer from the Wachapreague Channel and Bradford Bay, said the U.S. Army Corps of...

Apr 16 2014 / Read More »

UK: Boskalis Begins Port of Felixstowe Dredging »

UK: Boskalis Begins Port of Felixstowe Dredging

Work has started at the Port of Felixstowe on the latest expansion of the UK’s largest container port. VSBW Joint Venture, a consortium of...

Apr 14 2014 / Read More »

Bangladesh: BWDB to Expand Its Dredging Fleet »

Bangladesh: BWDB to Expand Its Dredging Fleet

The keel laying ceremony of two units of 20″ cutter suction dredgers at the Meghna Yard of Ananda Shipyard & Slipways Ltd. was held...

Apr 14 2014 / Read More »

Fox River Dredging Starts (USA) »

Fox River Dredging Starts (USA)

The Fox River dredging operations for the 2014 season resumed last week. Work to remove shipwreck debris behind 1611 State St. in Green Bay,...

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USA: Deputy District Engineer Earns D.WRE Certification »

USA: Deputy District Engineer Earns D.WRE Certification

Dr. Edmond J. Russo Jr., P.E., D.CE, D.NE, deputy district engineer for Programs and Project Management for the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Galveston District, was named a Diplomate, Water Resources Engineer (D.WRE) of the American Academy of Water Resources Engineers (AAWRE), a subsidiary of...

Apr 18 2014 / Read More »

Waterways Development Projects Continue in South Sudan »

Waterways Development Projects Continue in South Sudan

Egypt’s Water Resources and Irrigation Minister Mohamed Abdel-Motleb said that his ministry is continuing the development projects in the fields of water resources and irrigation in South Sudan to clean up the main waterways in the Bahr El-Ghazal area. The projects include establishment of a...

Apr 18 2014 / Read More »

Gdansk to Host DredgDikes (Poland) »

Gdansk to Host DredgDikes (Poland)

The second DredgDikes conference will be held in Gdansk, Poland, 5-6 June 2014, and will be devoted to recent developments in flood protection. Particular emphasis will be put on the application of the new materials (including anthropogenic ones), improved geo-engineering technologies for increased efficiency of dikes and other flood protection structures....

Apr 18 2014 / Read More »

UK: Transport Minister Inspects Flood Recovery Projects »

UK: Transport Minister Inspects Flood Recovery Projects

Transport Minister Robert Goodwill has visited Yorkshire and the Humber estuary to discover how the areas are recovering from damage caused by the recent severe weather. At the Port of Immingham, the largest by tonnage in the UK, he spoke to owners Associated British Ports...

Apr 18 2014 / Read More »

Picture of the Day: Dredger “Murden” at Work »

Picture of the Day: Dredger “Murden” at Work

The shallow draft dredger “Murden” is working to clean up shoaling in Barnegat Inlet, New Jersey. This area requires dredging to provide reliable maritime navigation for the U.S. Coast Guard and a large fishing fleet consisting of full-time commercial, charter and recreational vessels. Dredging Today...

Apr 18 2014 / Read More »

Assemblyman Says No to Proposed LNG Port Off Rockaway (USA) »

Assemblyman Says No to Proposed LNG Port Off Rockaway (USA)

Assemblyman Phil Goldfeder (D-Rockaway) together with dozens of his colleagues sent a letter urging Governor Cuomo to strongly oppose the “Port Ambrose” project, a proposed deep-water port facility for liquefied natural gas, based roughly 19 miles off the New York shore. “We have worked too...

Apr 18 2014 / Read More »

USA: EPA Prepares Glen Cove Cleanup Scheme »

USA: EPA Prepares Glen Cove Cleanup Scheme

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has proposed a cleanup plan to address contaminated ground water and soil at the Mattiace Petrochemical Co., Inc. Superfund site in Glen Cove, New York. The plan proposed yesterday amends a prior long-term cleanup plan and is intended to improve...

Apr 18 2014 / Read More »

DEP to Develop Plans for New Jersey Beaches (USA) »

DEP to Develop Plans for New Jersey Beaches (USA)

The Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) is seeking applications from municipalities for grants to help them develop plans that improve the public’s enjoyment of New Jersey’s beaches, bays and tidal waterways and to make public access points and related facilities more storm-resilient. The DEP’s Public...

Apr 18 2014 / Read More »

USA: JAXPORT Dredging Means More Jobs, Says Congressman »

USA: JAXPORT Dredging Means More Jobs, Says Congressman

Congressman Ander Crenshaw, Chairman of the House Financial Services and General Government Appropriations Subcommittee, said the signed Army Corps of Engineers Chiefs Report means a path is paved for congressional approval of JAXPORT dredging. “What a ‘giant step’ forward for the Northeast Florida economy,” said...

Apr 17 2014 / Read More »

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