Port of Lisbon Dredging Project Shortlisted for ESPO Award

Port of Lisbon Dredging Project Shortlisted for ESPO Award

The next project shortlisted for this year’s ESPO comes from Lisbon and looks at new ways to preserve the natural environment around the port, while improving its economic prospects and collaboration with society and ...

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Atkins and CHEC on the Colombo Port City Project

Birds eye view of Columbo Port City

Atkins has been appointed by China Harbour Engineering Company (CHEC) to assess the opportunity of incorporating a ...

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Dutra Secures Fire Island Contract

Dutra Secures Fire Island Contract

The Dutra Group, San Rafael, California, was awarded a $47.9 million firm-fixed-price contract to stabilize Fire ...

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Port of Lisbon Dredging Project Shortlisted for ESPO Award

Port of Lisbon Dredging Project Shortlisted for ESPO Award

The next project shortlisted for this year’s ESPO comes from Lisbon and looks at new ways to preserve the natural ...

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News in Photo: Tybee Island Sand Throwing

Tybee Island Sand Throwing Ceremony

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Savannah District members, elected officials, and members of the Great Lakes ...

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Port of Tauranga Announces Dredging Project

Port of Tauranga Announces Dredging Project

In order to attract larger ships and thereby boost cargo traffic in the port, New Zealand’s pre-eminent freight ...

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AAPA Wants U.S. Harbor Maintenance at Authorized Levels

AAPA Wants U.S. Harbor Maintenance at Authorized Levels

With more than 400 ports, corporations, associations and individuals as signatories, the American Association of ...

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Lerwick Port Continues Expansion

Lerwick Port Authority

Lerwick Port Authority has awarded a construction contract for the latest expansion of the harbors facilities in a ...

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Dredging and Economic Activity in Philly Port

Dredging and Economic Activity in Philly Port

Governor Tom Corbett has announced that 150 jobs will be preserved due to Act 89, the state’s transportation ...

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Seminar on Dredging and Reclamation (Singapore)

To optimise the chances of the successful completion of a project, contracting parties should, from the start, fully understand the requirements of a dredging project. This five-day course strives to provide an understanding through lectures by experts in the field and workshops, partly conducted on-site in order to give the “students” hands-on experience.

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DFI 39th Annual Conference on Deep Foundations

DFI’s 39th Annual Conference on Deep Foundations is the event for industry professionals from across the globe to gather and share experiences, exchange ideas and learn the current state-of-the-practice from various disciplines. Engineers, contractors, manufacturers, suppliers, owners, government agencies and academicians will meet in Atlanta to attend informative technical sessions, learn more about the latest innovations in deep foundations technology in the Exhibit Hall, and much more We look forward to meeting you in Atlanta!

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Marine Scour Course

Over the course of two days, you will be introduced to the procedures of analysis related to assessing scour risk at marine structures. The focus will be on offshore wind turbine foundations and how to protect against or mitigate scour formation by applying scour protection systems of, for instance, rock dump or mattresses. After the course you will:

  • be able to identify and define scour issues
  • be able to assess the risk of scour and possible mitigation solutions for various types of marine structures
  • have the latest knowledge of marine scour, gained over the last decade from significant development and research

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Delft3D Basic courses

Deltares, Delft Hydraulics, has developed an integrated 3D modelling suite for coastal, river, lake and estuarine areas. It covers numerical modelling of flows, sediment transport, waves, water quality, morphological developments and ecology. The program, Delft3D, comes in several modules that are also subject of separate courses. The standard 2-day course covers Hydrodynamic modelling (Block 1). The standard course is followed by two optional parallel courses. The first option is a 3-day course that covers environmental modelling (Block 2a). The other 3-day option deals with modelling of wave propagation, sediment transport and bed dynamics (Block 2b).

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Team Van Oord Scheme Joins ICE Campaign

Team Van Oord Scheme Joins ICE Campaign

A £30m flood defense project in Exeter, being delivered by Team Van Oord on behalf of the Environment Agency, ...

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Harbor Beach Dredging Project Wins 2014 CEA Cup

Harbor Beach Dredging Project Wins 2014 CEA Cup

The community of Harbor Beach in the state’s Thumb was honored with the Michigan Municipal League’s 2014 Community ...

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Van Oord in Race for Swansea Bay Project

Van Oord in Race for Swansea Bay Project

Insurance company Prudential has been named as the cornerstone investor in Tidal Lagoon Swansea Bay project. ...

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DP World: New Terminal Welcomes the First Vessel

The First Vessel Calls at DP World's New Terminal

DP World today, October 22nd, welcomed the first scheduled vessel, the ‘APL Phoenix’ to call at its new Container ...

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Picture of the Day: Signing of the SHEP

Savannah Harbor Expansion

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, the Georgia Department of Transportation and the Georgia Ports Authority (GPA) ...

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Tybee Island Beach Renourishment on the Way

Tybee Island Beach Renourishment on the Way

The City of Tybee Island and the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Savannah District hosted a Sand Throwing Ceremony ...

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Jobs>

Leverman Dredge Operator

800,000 yard dredging job in the Port of Los Angeles and Long Beach. Start time mid November. Dredge plant is a Lima 2400B. Need experienced clamshell operators with friction crane experience...

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Dredge Operator - Cutter Suction

Hall Contracting is currently looking for Dredging Operators across several projects in Australia, the Pacific Islands and Asia. As a Dredge Operator, you will oversee all areas of dredging. As required, you will operate the dredge efficiently and effectively...

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Ready for Dredging and Reclamation Seminar in Singapore

II International Forum of Dredging Companies

The International Association of Dredging Companies (IADC) will organize next week the International Seminar on ...

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Miami Lakes Canal Stabilization Project Funded

Miami Lakes Canal Stabilization Project Funded

A $1 million grant from the Florida Department of Environmental Protection to the town of Miami Lakes will fund a ...

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The New Cat 303E CR Mini Hydraulic Excavator

The New Cat 303E CR Mini Hydraulic Excavator

The new Cat® 303E CR mini hydraulic excavator, only 61 inches (1 550 mm) wide across the blade and having a ...

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Ping DSP Presents the 3D Sidescan

Ping DSP Presents the 3D Sidescan

Ping DSP has named SUBSEA 20/20, Inc. the first authorized sales agency to represent their new line of 3D Sidescan ...

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HR Wallingford Ready for the Grand Opening

HR Wallingford Ready for the Grand Opening

HR Wallingford new sate-of-the-art maritime simulation and modeling facilities, the Fast Flow Facility and the UK ...

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NOAA Unveils Lake Level Viewer Tool

NOAA Unveils Lake Level Viewer Tool

A new NOAA online visualization and mapping tool, the Lake Level Viewer, will help communities along the U.S. Great ...

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Brevard County Working on a Sediment Removal Project

Brevard County Working on a Sediment Removal Project

A $115,000 grant from the Florida Department of Environmental Protection will provide funding for Brevard County to ...

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ADPC Investments Pay Off

ADPC Investments Pay Off

As one of the UAE’s leading enablers of development and trade, Abu Dhabi Ports Company (ADPC) is fast progressing ...

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Vicksburg District Gets New Chief of Levee Safety Branch

Vicksburg District Gets New Chief for Dam and Levee Center

The U. S. Army Corps of Engineers’ Vicksburg District recently announced the selection of Brad Arcement as chief of ...

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NQBP Naming Sponsor of Major Project Summit

NQBP Naming Sponsor of Major Project Summit

North Queensland Bulk Ports Corporation (NQBP) was the naming sponsor of the Major Project Summit (MPS) held ...

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New Seattle Business Unit Leader

New Seattle Business Unit Leader

Moffatt & Nichol has announced a new Business Unit Leader in the Seattle, Washington office. Mr. Bruce I. ...

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Public Input Sought on Lake Barkley SMP

Public Input Sought on Lake Barkley SMP

The Lake Barkley Resource Manager’s Office invites the public to attend one of three public workshops and provide ...

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