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Reef Relief Opposes Key West Channel Dredging (USA)

Reef Relief Opposes Key West Channel Dredging (USA)

Reef Relief, a nonprofit membership organization dedicated to improving and protecting the coral reef ecosystem, has repeatedly stated publicly that they were opposed to anything that would damage the reef or the benthic communities that support it. The organization has also stated that it is restricted from and cannot take a stand on the referendum […]

Top News in 2012

Top News in 2012

Jan: Dutra Group Acquires Hopper Dredger “Stuyvesant” The Dutra Group has announced that it has added a hopper dredge, the Stuyvesant, to its fleet of dredges, marking an historic day in the company’s history.   Feb: DEME Nabs Wheatstone LNG Dredging Deal Dredging International (Australia) Pty Ltd, member of the DEME Group, has been awarded […]

To Our Valued Readers – Happy New Year 2013

To Our Valued Readers – Happy New Year 2013

UK: Dredging Trial in Falmouth Harbor Gets OK

UK: Dredging Trial in Falmouth Harbor Gets OK

Plans to carry out a small-scale dredging trial in Falmouth harbor to measure potential environmental impacts have moved forward after Falmouth Harbor Commissioners (FHC) was granted marine consent to carry out the trial. The licence was granted by the Marine Marine Management Organisation (MMO) and the trial will be carried out independently by Plymouth University’s […]

Siport21 Presents Technical Study Developed in Uruguay

Siport21 Presents Technical Study Developed in Uruguay

Siport21 has presented three technical studies developed in Argentina, Uruguay and Bulgaria in the 7th Congress of Argentinean Engineers Association, celebrated in Buenos Aires. These projects are examples of the international character of the company, who carried out projects in 14 countries during 2011: Germany, United Kingdom, Ukraine, Mexico, Panama, Colombia, Chile, Peru, Brazil, Republic […]

India: High-Level Committee to Conduct New Port Feasibility Study

India: High-Level Committee to Conduct New Port Feasibility Study

The high-level Committee was appointed by the Union Shipping Ministry to conduct the study on technical and commercial feasibility of a new port. In order to determine an appropriate location for establishing the second key sea port in the country, the Committee members visited on Wednesday Nakkapalli, Chandanada and Vodarevu areas. About 5,000 acres are […]

UK: River Stour Receives Major Boost with Completion of Restoration

UK: River Stour Receives Major Boost with Completion of Restoration

Dorset’s famous River Stour has received a major boost with the successful completion of river restoration work at Glen’s Weir on the … (dorsetecho) Source: dorsetecho, September 6, 2011;

The Netherlands: Dredge Yard Focuses on Quality Control of Dredging Equipment

The Netherlands: Dredge Yard Focuses on Quality Control of Dredging Equipment

  Dredge Yard, a specialized company in dredging technology and dredging equipment needed for the dredgers and dredge pipe lines, earns the reputation of providing high- performing products by controlling all phases of the development process like design, manufacturing and testing. All the dredge components are designed by Dredge Yard’s team of engineers using the […]

USA: CARIS Develops Port Engineering Solutions

USA: CARIS Develops Port Engineering Solutions

CARIS, the world’s leading marine GIS organization, has launched a new module as part of the release of Bathy DataBASE 3.2. The Engineering Analysis Module caters to the requirements of the dredging industry, port and waterway authorities, as well as other engineering operations. The Engineering Analysis Module is a replacement for CARIS’ BEAMS software, which […]

UK: Ovenden Earthmoving Take New Models from Volvo Construction Equipment

UK: Ovenden Earthmoving Take New Models from Volvo Construction Equipment

  Ovenden Earthmoving Co Ltd of Wingham Well near Canterbury has taken delivery of a new Volvo L180G wheeled loader and three A30F articulated haulers as an increment to its plant fleet. These latest additions to Ovenden’s earthmoving fleet of primarily Volvo branded machines were chosen once again thanks to high product availability of the […]







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