Top News – May 5 to 11, 2014

Top News – May 5 to 11, 2014

EXCLUSIVE: Interview with Dredge Yard CEO

Over the years Dredge Yard has proven itself as a reliable supplier of many dredge and mining components to many dredge contractors and mining operators world wide. Hereby we are bringing you an exclusive interview with Mr. Basel Yousef, the Dredge Yard CEO, who provided us with invaluable insight into the Dredge Yard’s business plans.


The Bahamas: Dredger “Niccolo Machiavelli” Arrives in Bimini

A mammoth seafloor dredger, dubbed ‘The Reef Destroyer’ by local environmentalists, has arrived in Bimini as developers forge ahead with construction of a controversial ferry terminal despite a top judge’s stern warning. 


BAM Bags Kissy Oil Terminal Development Project (Sierra Leone)

BAM International and its South African joint-venture partner Stefanutti Stocks have been awarded the contract for the engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) of a petroleum jetty at the Kissy Oil Terminal of Freetown in Sierra Leone.


VIDEO: Belmar Beach Receives New Sand (USA)

The Belmar Beach replenishment program is currently underway. This project is part of an emergency shore protection project which will repair and restore previously constructed beach erosion control and storm damage reduction projects throughout the region affected by Hurricane Sandy.


Boskalis Scoops First Prize at 2014 Dutch Sourcing Award

Boskalis, a leading global maritime services company operating in the dredging and inland infra, and offshore energy sectors, has won the 2014 Dutch Sourcing Award.


GLDD Posts 2014 First Quarter Results (USA)

Great Lakes Dredge & Dock Corporation, the largest provider of dredging services in the United States and a major provider of environmental and remediation services, today reported financial results for the quarter ended March 31, 2014.

Dredging Today Staff, May 11, 2014