Top News – January 27 to February 2, 2014

Top News – January 27 to February 2, 2014

Australia: Walker Shoal Dredging Completed, INPEX Says

The most technically challenging phase of the Darwin Harbour dredging program is wrapped up, INPEX announced.


CHEC Nabs Ras Al-Khair Port Dredging Contract (Saudi Arabia)

On January 15, CHEC won the bid for Phase 4 of extension of Ras Al-Khair Port in Saudi Arabia, with a construction period of 31 months.


CMA Terminals, ICTSI Ink Lekki Terminal Agreement (Nigeria)

CMA Terminals, 100% subsidiary of the CMA CGM Group, and ICTSI have announced their future cooperation in Nigeria by signing a deal for ICTSI to sell 25% of the Lekki International Container Terminal Services LFTZ Enterprise (LICTSLE) to CMA Terminals.


Poland: Port of Gdansk Dredging Plan Gets OK

On 15 January 2014, Mr Jaroslaw Kotowski, Project Manager at the Innovation and Networks Executive Agency, visited the Port of Gdansk in order to intensify cooperation in the implementation of the project funded under the 2012 TEN-T Annual Work Program.


Ghana: Korle Lagoon Dredging Begins in February

Mr. Oko Vanderpuije, the Mayor of Accra, has announced that the Korle Lagoon dredging project will start in February, according to

Dredging Today Staff, February 2, 2014