Top News – January 6 to 12, 2014
LUSCHI has announced that it has added a 2,000 m³ hopper dredger “LUSCHI IX” to its fleet.
2013 was a remarkable year for global marine terminal operator DP World.
The Australian Marine Conservation Society has welcomed the announcement of an inquiry into the leaking bund wall in Gladstone and said no further port development approvals should be allowed on the Reef until the truth about Gladstone is fully understood.
Orion Marine Group Inc., a leading heavy civil marine contractor serving the infrastructure sector, yesterday announced a contract award of approximately $19 million.
No longer will ports need to hire large commercial dredging outfits to do expensive deep maintenance dredging. Now they can invest in their own maintenance dredging system that will allow them to maintain a maximum depth of 55 ft (16.7m) at their port.
Dredging Today Staff, January 12, 2014