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Dredging works on the new Suez Canal in Egypt, an ambitious project with a deadline of only nine months, are in full swing and are going according to schedule.
A consortium consisting of the world’s biggest dredging companies has started on the “New Suez” Canal project in Egypt.
The 38 meter dredger Johanna Josephine almost sank last week after hitting a submerged pile near GDF Suez power plant in Wilhelmshaven, Germany.
Finally, after year and a half of waiting, date for the beginning of construction work on the Nicaragua Grand Canal project has been revealed.
The EU’s TEN-T Programme will co-finance with over €1.5 million the construction of the first in Europe hopper barge powered by liquefied natural gas (LNG).
Dredging Today Staff