Corps to Announce Tender for Dredger “Essayons” Repair (USA)

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Portland District, is seeking contractors for the yearly maintenance, overhaul, drydocking, and emergent support requirements of its trailing suction hopper dredger Essayons.

Major works associated with the overhaul and drydocking under this contract will involve:

-Hopper staging and steel repairs;

-Bow thruster remount;

-Drag arm system winch repairs and machinery overhauls;

-Valve repairs;

-Replacement and general ship systems maintenance and repair work;

-Possible replacement of dredge engines, pumps, and piping;

-Hull coating replacement;

-Steering and propeller shaft work (dropping rudders and removing tailshafts);

-Sea valve/sea chest/hull anode replacements and repairs;

-Anchor chain and chain locker removals and inspections;

-Hopper door and actuator repairs.

The USACE Portland Distict maintains a United States Coast Guard (USCG) Certificate of Inspection as well as an American Bureaus of Shipping (ABS) Loadline for this vessel. All work should meet the standards of these two regulatory bodies.

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Source: fbo.gov, March 6, 2014

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3rd International Congress Hydraulic Engineering Structures and Dredging

Russia’s leading maritime industry Media Group PortNews (www.portnews.ru) holds a traditional annual Congress “Hydraulic Engineering Structures and Dredging” in Moscow. 

The two-day Congress includes the 7th International Forum of Dredging Companies and the 3rd Technical Conference “Modern Solutions for Hydraulic Engineering”.

Infrastructure development is among the real sources of Russia’s economy growth. Construction of port facilities and new hydraulic engineering structures on the country’s inland waterways constitute an essential part of all infrastructure projects. It is important to take into account the best international practices to implement these projects effectively.

The program of the Congress will be devoted to the latest technologies for dredging and hydraulic engineering works. Speakers and delegates will refer to real projects to discuss specifics features of dredging works, as well as dedicated fleet and equipment involved.

To learn more about event, please, contact the organizing committee: snitko@portnews.ru

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