Top Stories EXCLUSIVE: Dragflow Introduces “High Depth Dredging”

EXCLUSIVE: Dragflow Introduces “High Depth Dredging” »

Dragflow, a world player in solid pumping solutions with over 25 years of experience in manufacturing heavy duty pumps and complete dredging equipment, has submitted their presentation on High Depth Dredging, exclusively for Dredging Today...

July 25 2014 / Read More »
Australia: Rethink Abbot Point Development, Experts Say

Australia: Rethink Abbot Point Development, Experts Say »

Almost 600 of the world’s experts in tropical biology and conservation have called on the Australian Government to reconsider the extended port development at Abbot Point, out of concern for the future of the Great...

July 25 2014 / Read More »
Canada Invests in Harbour Improvement Projects

Canada Invests in Harbour Improvement Projects »

The Honourable Gail Shea, Minister of Fisheries and Oceans, has announced that the Government of Canada is investing $4 million in harbour improvement projects at four small craft harbours in Cape Breton. The four projects...

July 25 2014 / Read More »
Corps Commences New Flood Risk Reduction Project in Port Monmouth

Corps Commences New Flood Risk Reduction Project in Port Monmouth »

For nearly a year, the Army Corps of Engineers, New York District, has been repairing damage from Hurricane Sandy to previously-engineered beaches in New York and New Jersey. Now, restoration has expanded to a new...

July 25 2014 / Read More »
USACE Makes Final Preparations for Wachapreague Dredging

USACE Makes Final Preparations for Wachapreague Dredging »

On the Eastern Shore’s lacey, Atlantic-facing coast, two main channels in Finney Creek and Bradford Bay cut their way inland toward the Victorian-era town of Wachapreague, Virginia. The channels, which provide tourism and commerce to...

July 25 2014 / Read More »
NASA’s Wallops Island Beach Restoration Begins

NASA’s Wallops Island Beach Restoration Begins »

Construction work to restore the beach and dunes protecting NASA’s Wallops Island Flight Facility damaged by super storm Sandy began on July 18. Dredges from New Jersey-based Weeks Marine, Inc. are on-site, pumping sand from...

July 25 2014 / Read More »
USACE Chief Discusses Galveston District Development Projects

USACE Chief Discusses Galveston District Development Projects »

The 53rd U.S. Army Chief of Engineers and Commanding General of the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Lt. Gen. Thomas P. Bostick, met with key stakeholders from the Port of Houston Authority (POHA) and Harris...

July 25 2014 / Read More »
BOEM: Evaluation of Sand for Future Coastal Resilience

BOEM: Evaluation of Sand for Future Coastal Resilience »

As a part of President Obama’s continuing commitment to help coastal communities recover from Hurricane Sandy and promote resilient coastal systems, the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management (BOEM) and the Commonwealth of Massachusetts signed a...

July 25 2014 / Read More »
Headlines

Singapore: Dredging at Keppel Shipyard Set for Next Week »

Singapore: Dredging at Keppel Shipyard Set for Next Week

Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore (MPA) has informed shipping, harbour craft and pleasure craft communities in Singapore’s waters that dredging work at the...

Jul 25 2014 / Read More »

Environmental Monitoring for SHEP Starts »

Environmental Monitoring for SHEP Starts

With the signing of the Water Resources Reform and Development Act of 2014 earlier this year, many people expected construction of the Savannah Harbor...

Jul 25 2014 / Read More »

Dredging Underway to Reopen Mississippi River Navigation Channel »

Dredging Underway to Reopen Mississippi River Navigation Channel

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, St. Paul District, is preparing to reopen the 9-foot navigation channel along the Mississippi River to commercial navigation....

Jul 25 2014 / Read More »

Van Oord Bags Capital Projects in Brazil and The Bahamas »

Van Oord Bags Capital Projects in Brazil and The Bahamas

Van Oord, a leading international contractor specialising in dredging, marine engineering and offshore projects, has won two orders in Brazil and the Bahamas. The activities...

Jul 24 2014 / Read More »

UK: Clacton and Holland-on-Sea Coastal Project Kicks Off »

UK: Clacton and Holland-on-Sea Coastal Project Kicks Off

Construction has begun on the £36 million Clacton and Holland-on-Sea coast protection scheme in Essex, UK. Designed by Mott MacDonald, the project will cover...

Jul 24 2014 / Read More »

GLDD Nabs Land Reclamation Contract in Bahrain »

GLDD Nabs Land Reclamation Contract in Bahrain

Great Lakes Dredge & Dock Corporation, the largest provider of dredging services in the United States and a major provider of environmental and remediation...

Jul 23 2014 / Read More »

The Netherlands: Boskalis to Undertake IJsseldelta Project »

The Netherlands: Boskalis to Undertake IJsseldelta Project

The Dutch Department of Public Works and the province of Overijssel have announced that they intend to award the contract for the IJsseldelta polder...

Jul 22 2014 / Read More »

Slovenia: Koper Dredging Project in Full Swing »

Slovenia: Koper Dredging Project in Full Swing

The Port of Koper dredging scheme is moving forward. The second, larger dredger, owned by the Netherlands-based contractor Van Oord, yesterday commenced dredging works...

Jul 21 2014 / Read More »

Maldives: Hulhumale Phase II Ready to Roll »

Maldives: Hulhumale Phase II Ready to Roll

Housing Development Corporation Ltd. (HDC) and Dredging International N.V. (Belgium) have signed the framework agreement that will allow Hulhumale Phase II dredging and reclamation works...

Jul 18 2014 / Read More »

Experts Doubt Panama Canal Expansion Will Be “Game Changer” »

Experts Doubt Panama Canal Expansion Will Be “Game Changer”

The expansion of the Panama Canal to accommodate a new generation of huge cargo ships is not likely to be “a game changer” for...

Jul 18 2014 / Read More »




Also in the News

CPEP’s East Container Terminal Project Halfway Through »

CPEP’s East Container Terminal Project Halfway Through

Government of Sri Lanka has identified Colombo Port Expansion Project (CPEP) to cater to the increasing demands of services in the international shipping industry. The project consists of two phases such as construction of breakwaters, dredging for new harbour basin and navigation channel and rerouting...

Jul 25 2014 / Read More »

Bathymetric Surveys Underway in Plymouth Sound and Wembury Bay »

Bathymetric Surveys Underway in Plymouth Sound and Wembury Bay

The first sonar manufacturer recently arrived in Plymouth to start conducting bathymetric and backscatter surveys in Plymouth Sound and Wembury Bay as part of the Shallow Survey 2015 Common Dataset (CDS) collection. The aim of the CDS is to provide the international hydrographic community with...

Jul 25 2014 / Read More »

Morrow Lake Dredging to Continue in 2014 (USA) »

Morrow Lake Dredging to Continue in 2014 (USA)

Dredging activities began at Morrow Lake (including the Delta) in June 2014 and will continue throughout the summer. To date, Enbridge has completed over 30 percent of dredging there. Some areas of the lake will be closed all or part of the recreation season to...

Jul 25 2014 / Read More »

Deltares: New Report on Coastal Risks Presented »

Deltares: New Report on Coastal Risks Presented

The U.S. National Research Council has issued a new report on coastal risks along the Gulf and Atlantic Coasts of the United States. The report is written by a panel composed of a number of U.S. scientists and one non-U.S. member, Ap van Dongeren of...

Jul 25 2014 / Read More »

AMCS Response to Dawson MP’s Comments on the Reef »

AMCS Response to Dawson MP’s Comments on the Reef

The Australian Marine Conservation Society (AMCS) has questioned comments made by Federal Member for Dawson, Mr George Christensen MP, about the Senate Committee Inquiry into the management of the Great Barrier Reef, his colleagues and constituents. Felicity Wishart, Great Barrier Reef Campaign Director, said Mr Christensen’s...

Jul 25 2014 / Read More »

QRC: Statistics Show Real Story About Queensland’s Ports (Australia) »

QRC: Statistics Show Real Story About Queensland’s Ports (Australia)

Queensland is just a few years away from using up its existing coal export capacity according to latest port data. Addressing a Central Highlands Development Committee breakfast in Emerald, Queensland Resources Council Chief Executive Michael Roche said data from Queensland’s coal port operators show that...

Jul 25 2014 / Read More »

Picture of the Day: Delaware River Main Channel Deepening »

Picture of the Day: Delaware River Main Channel Deepening

The Dodge Island, a Great Lakes Dredge & Dock Company hopper dredge, motors up the Delaware River during the dredging operations on July 23, 2014. The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers and its contractor Great Lakes Dredge & Dock Company began dredging on July 18...

Jul 25 2014 / Read More »

VIDEO: Kennet and Avon Canal Green Bank Restoration Underway »

VIDEO: Kennet and Avon Canal Green Bank Restoration Underway

The Kennet and Avon Canal, a waterway in southern England, will soon have one mile of newly restored bank. Restoration works on the portion of a 87 miles long canal are in full swing. According to Oda Dijksterhuis from the Canal and River Trust, the...

Jul 24 2014 / Read More »

WEDA’s Fall 2014 Conference Scheduled for October (USA) »

WEDA’s Fall 2014 Conference Scheduled for October (USA)

The Board of the Pacific Chapter of Western Dredging Association (WEDA) will hold its Fall 2014 Conference from Wednesday, October 22nd, through Friday, October 24th, 2014, in Seattle, Washington. The projected agenda summary will be as follows: - Wednesday session will involve the Corps/Industry Meeting...

Jul 24 2014 / Read More »

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