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San Diego’s (USA) jetty repair starts; aim is ...

SAN DIEGO — A giant crane towering over the waters of Mission Bay near Hospitality Point painstakingly picks up one ...

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Hong Kong’s Victoria Harbour has shrunk; half as wide

Victoria Harbour has been squeezed to less than half its original width – to a mere 910 metres – with the ...

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Bald Head Island (USA) begins beach nourishment project

Bald Head Island has started work on a $15 million beach nourishment project to rebuild its badly eroded west and ...

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Bahamas: Port dredging more than 70 percent complete

The dredging of Nassau Harbour is more than 70 percent complete, according to project manager Robert ...

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Gulf States’ $40Bln Port Plans Face Econ Head Winds

DUBAI (Zawya Dow Jones)–Plans to invest almost $40 billion to triple port capacity across the oil-rich ...

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Plans for a $ 4 billion new major deep water port in ...

The announcement that plans for a new major deep water port in Mexico have been renewed is bound to stir ...

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Dubai’s World Islands development to start next month

Construction of the first of The World islands, situated off Dubai’s coast, is expected to start as early as next ...

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the long-sought Columbia River (USA) channel deepening ...

After two decades of lobbying, several lawsuits and a presidential visit, the long-sought Columbia River channel ...

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National Marine Dredging (UAE) wins Zadco islands ...

National Marine Dredging (UAE) wins Zadco islands reclamation deal as part of a scheme to boost production at the ...

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Engine room of dredger caught fire off Pulau Pisang ...

The main engine room of a sand dredger, “SMLT Antigoon” which was registered in Marseilles, caught fire ...

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Dredgers of the World – 7th Edition

CRSL has recently published the latest edition of its register Dredgers of the World… Source: Offshore ...

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Cabinet (Taiwan) to discuss dredging plan to prevent flooding

A proposal aimed at dredging 65 million cubic meters of silt and soil from Taiwan’s riverbeds and reservoirs ...

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Tide turns again for Cancun (Mexico) in shifting sands row

A huge project to replenish eroded beaches in Mexico’s main Caribbean coastal resorts, including Cancún, has been ...

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China: Wuhan’s waterways set to rival canal ...

Challenging the established aquatic allure of Amsterdam and Venice is the aim of an ambitious plan set to transform ...

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Bucket-loads of orders for Midland Steel Traders

GIANT metal buckets designed and manufactured in the North East and exported to mining and construction companies ...

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Dredging near Mayport Naval Station OK’d by Congress

$46.3 million project awaits President Barack Obama’s signature… Read More: Jacksonville News

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Huge expansion at Abbot Point (AU)

TWO big coal ventures, rail line development and a liquefied natural gas project are set to prompt massive ...

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Petrojam (Jamaica) to spend $202 million on dredging ...

The dredging of the EKT dock will see the refinery utilise two docks simultaneously once its main dock is repaired. ...

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Shifting blame in the Westerschelde debacle

Why did the decision making process over the dredging of the Westerschelde go so terribly wrong that it has now ...

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Work to Begin Soon on New Set of Locks for Panama Canal

PANAMA CITY – One hundred years after the first blocks of cement were placed in 1909 for construction of the ...

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Belgium refuses to pay 300 million Euro Westerschelde bill

The Belgian government is refusing to pay the Netherlands €300m it had agreed to hand over in compensation for ...

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Cambodia’s Coastal dredging operation halted

PREAH Sihanouk province customs officials prevented the export of several thousand tonnes of sand to Singapore in a ...

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Singapore demand and phony contracts sustain booming ...

The volume of sand exported to Singapore from Vietnam’s Mekong Delta in the first half of 2009 was equivalent to ...

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World’s largest Trailing Suction Hopper Dredger ...

The Port Klang Authority has awarded a tender to local dredging company Integrated Marine Works Sdn. Bhd. to carry ...

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Nile Delta: ‘We are going underwater. The sea ...

The Nile Delta is under threat from rising sea levels. Without the food it produces, Egypt faces catastrophe. More: ...

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‘Kolkata port’s (India) interests will be ...

The withdrawal of Dredge XVII would sound the death knell for Haldia as the depth of the river has dropped to 4.3 ...

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Nunavut harbour (Canada) refit will benefit fish industry

PANGNIRTUNG, NUNAVUT – Prime Minister Stephen Harper pledged $25 million for a harbour refit today and promised ...

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