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Maldives: 34.5 million euro loan taken for harbor ...

The government of Maldives has obtained a loan of 34.5 million Euro from a Dutch bank to develop harbors in three ...

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New focus on dredgers, offshore support and passenger ...

The International Convention for the Safety of Life at Sea (SOLAS) rules are being implemented and single hulled ...

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Van Oord (NL) not hit by Dubai World

ROTTERDAM – Bert Groothuizen, spokesman of Dredging company Van Oord said Thursday that they are not affected ...

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Boskalis (NL): not affected by problems in Dubai

AMSTERDAM – Royal Boskalis Westminster nv is not active in Dubai and is therefore not affected by the current ...

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Manara (Bahrain) awards $26m deal for Nurana waterfront ...

According to MEED (Middle East Business Intelligence) Bahrain’s local real estate developer Manara ...

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The Army Corps of Engineers in Wilmington (USA) awarded ...

Wrightsville Beach could get sand in its stocking this Christmas… Source: Lumina News, November 25, 2009

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Ports America to Invest $1,3 billion in US Port Expansion

A private investment group led by Highstar Capital has agreed to invest as much as $1.3 billion to expand the Port ...

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South Africa: Subtech made history with the removal of ...

Subtech has once again made history when they removed the last section of the sub-aqueous tunnel from beneath the ...

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USA: $3.75 Million Federal Contract Awarded to Manson ...

WASHINGTON — Manson Construction Co., Seattle, won a $3,751,000 federal contract from the U.S. Army Corps of ...

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Dredging International starts work on the deepening of ...

Work on the deepening of Liepaja Port has begun, LETA was informed by the Liepaja Special Economic Zone’s ...

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IHC Merwede (NL) temporarily closes shipyard

Shipbuilder IHC Merwede BV closes in mid March 2010 the slope of the former Merwede Shipyard in Rivierdijk ...

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European banks fear shipping loan defaults

Banks in Europe are breathing easy after it was confirmed much of the continent has emerged from recession… ...

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The Netherlands: Boskalis benefits from Smit’s broader ...

Following a hostile takeover, Smit’s salvage business will remain in the group for three years. But what ...

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Kandla Port (India) in expansion mode

Kandla Port Trust is busy exploring ways to expedite the setting up of a Special Economic Zone over 5,000 hectares ...

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Abu Dhabi’s NMDC wins $408 mln canal contract

DUBAI – Abu Dhabi’s National Marine Dredging Co or NMDC, said Monday it won a 1.5 billion U.A.E. dirham ...

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Great Lakes Dredge and Dock: $5,56 million contract for ...

Great Lakes Dredge and Dock Co., Inc., Oak Brook, Ill., was awarded on Nov. 18, 2009, a $5,559,750 firm-fixed-price ...

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Officials celebrate start of Green Harbor (USA) ...

Marshfield – Boats bottoming out and tilting over toward their heaviest side in Green Harbor during low ...

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UK: Volker Stevin / Westminster Dredging joint venture ...

A joint venture of VolkerStevin Marine and Westminster Dredging has been named as preferred contractor for the ...

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Adani Group/Mundra Port plan to invest Rs 800 cr in ...

AHMEDABAD: Adani Group arm Mundra Port and SEZ will develop non-LNG port facilities at Hazira in South Gujarat. The ...

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USA’s Stone Harbor beach fill by Great Lakes ...

AVALON CONDITIONS WORSE THAN EXPECTED… Source: Shore News Today, November 18, 2009;

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Huge Baltic pipeline project expected to launch soon, ...

Europe’s largest energy project, Nord Stream, this month received vital approvals from Sweden and Finland when they ...

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Weeks Marine awarded $61M to deepen Texas City Ship Channel

TEXAS CITY — A New Jersey-based marine construction firm was awarded a $61.8 million contract Wednesday to deepen ...

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Boskalis and Allseas begin works in Argentina on ...

Companies in Argentina have started building a key natural gas pipeline to connect two areas near the Straits of ...

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King Fisher Marine awarded with $ 9 million contract ...

The United States Army Corps of Engineers awarded King Fisher Marine Service, LP, Port Lavaca, Texas,  on Nov. 16, ...

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Allseas (Swiss) to start building pipelay vessel ...

Swiss shipowner Allseas has said that its pipelay vessel, the ‘Pieter Schelte’ will be built at an Asian ...

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India: National Mineral Development Corporation gets ...

National Mineral Development Corporation (NMDC), is a life line for steel makers like JSW, Ispat and Essar and now ...

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Marine GeoSolutions signs contract with Reson for ...

RESON has been awarded a contract by the South African-based Marine GeoSolutions to upgrade their SeaBat 8101 to ...

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