CSDs Carolina and Ohio to Dredge New Suez Canal

CSDs Carolina and Ohio to Dredge New Suez Canal

Great Lakes Dredge & Dock Corporation (GLDD), the largest provider of dredging services in the United States and a major provider of environmental and remediation services, today revealed which vessels will take part ...

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CSDs Carolina and Ohio to Dredge New Suez Canal

CSDs Carolina and Ohio to Dredge New Suez Canal

Great Lakes Dredge & Dock Corporation (GLDD), the largest provider of dredging services in the United States ...

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Picture of the Day: Officials on board the Dredge 54

Officials on board the Dredge 54

Last Thursday, Vice President Joe Biden visited Penn’s Landing to tour ongoing Delaware River Main Channel ...

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CFHC Gets New Dredger, the SAYURU

CFHC Gets New Dredger, the SAYURU

Ceylon Fishery Harbors Corporation (CFHC) has taken delivery of the self-propelled grab hopper dredger SAYURU. The ...

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DEME Takes Part in Suez Canal Deepening

DEME Takes Part in Suez Canal Deepening

The Consortium Dredging International – Great Lakes Dredge & Dock Company has won $540 million deal, lot ...

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Calabar Channel Dredging Kicks Off

Calabar Channel Dredging Kicks Off

The long awaited Calabar Channel dredging project that will boost economic activities in Cross River and ...

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Boskalis and Van Oord Confirm New Suez Canal Gig

Boskalis and Van Oord Confirm New Suez Canal Gig

Royal Boskalis Westminster N.V. (Boskalis) and Van Oord have officially confirmed that a consortium consisting of ...

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Damen Dredging Package for TSHD Margaret Ann

Damen Dredging Package for TSHD Margaret Ann

Damen Dredging Equipment has delivered an instrumentation package for Trailing Suction Hopper Dredger “Margaret ...

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GLDD Best Bidder for Ocean City Replenishment Project

GLDD Best Bidder for Ocean City Replenishment Project

Great Lakes Dredge and Dock Co. was announced as the lowest bidder for the Ocean City Southend Beach Replenishment ...

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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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UPDATE: Upper Hudson River Dredging Program

Upper Hudson River

The upper Hudson River dredging project, administered by the United States Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) ...

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Multi-Billion New Suez Canal Contracts Announced

suez

A consortium consisting of Van Oord, Royal Boskalis Westminster N.V., NMDC (Abu Dhabi) and Jan de Nul (Belgium) has ...

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Highlights of the Week – Readers’ Choice

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                Four Companies Compete for New Suez Canal Head of the Suez ...

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Additional Funds Approved for Murray River

Additional Funds Approved for Murray River

The Murray–Darling Basin Ministerial Council met in Brisbane today to consider a range of basin management and ...

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Plan Revealed for Port of the Americas

Plan Revealed for Port of the Americas

Puerto Rico Government is looking for a major international port operator to partner with on the development of the ...

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Milford Pond Dredging Set for November

Milford Pond Dredging Set for November

The $5.1 million worth Milford Pond dredging project is set to begin in early November. U.S. Army Corps of ...

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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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Periplus Assists in Dredging Projects

Periplus Assists in Dredging Projects

Since mid-2013 Periplus Consultancy is working with the Port of Rotterdam on the Maasvlakte 2 project regarding the ...

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News in Photo: The Largest Ever on the Thames

Edith Maersk

The largest ship ever to enter the Thames arrived at DP World London Gateway yesterday (19th October 2014) in the ...

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ORN Third Quarter Results Scheduled for Oct. 30

ORN Third Quarter Results Scheduled for Oct. 30

Orion Marine Group, Inc. will release its financial results for the third quarter of 2014 on Thursday, October 30, ...

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2014 NACo Gulf States and Parishes Meeting Held

2014 NACo Gulf States and Parishes Meeting Held

The National Association of Counties (NACo) Gulf States Counties and Parishes Annual Meeting was held on October ...

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Soils, Sediments, Water and Energy Conference Starts Today

Soils, Sediments, Water and Energy Conference Starts Today

The Annual Conference on Soils, Sediments, Water and Energy, at the University of Massachusetts at Amherst has ...

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Location of the Sunken Dredge Identified

Location of the Sunken Dredge Identified

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers together with salvage teams have identified the location of the sunken dredging ...

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NIOZ Gets New Chairman the Board

NIOZ Gets New Chairman the Board

Harry Baayen, who was the Deltares managing director until 2012, is taking up the position of chairman of the new ...

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Florida DEP Announces RESTORE Act Webinar

Florida DEP Announces RESTORE Act Webinar

The Florida Department of Environmental Protection and Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission will host ...

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Kari Hege Continues Dredging at Port of Wells

Kari Hege Continues Dredging

The dredger “Kari Hege” will be engaged in dredging operations in the main channel North of number 4 buoy, between ...

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Braddock Bay Restoration Project on the Agenda

Braddock Bay Restoration Project on the Agenda

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE), Buffalo District will host a public meeting regarding the Braddock Bay ...

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Thrustmaster Expands Houston Facility

Thrustmaster Expands Huston Facility

Thrustmaster of Texas, a leading manufacturer of commercial marine propulsion products, signed a deal Monday to ...

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GEI Consultants Appoints New Vice President

GEI Consultants Appoints New Vice President

GEI Consultants, Inc., one of the nation’s leading geotechnical, environmental, water resources, and ecological ...

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