Highlights of the Week


VIDEO: Panama Canal Expansion – October 2015

Seven years had passed since the inauguration of the Panama Canal Expansion Program and the project continues forward at full speed.

IMS Introduces GeoPool Technology

IMS Dredge has announced the acquisition of a patent pending state-of-the-art dewatering technology that is inexpensive, reusable, scalable, and does not require polymers – the GeoPool.

Moray Council Dredger Christened

The Moray Council’s new £2.4 million dredger is to be named MV Selkie. The name was chosen by…

New Gear for Van Oord’s Dredger

Bakker Sliedrecht – specialized in the design, production, installation and maintenance of complex electrical installations – will be taking care of an electrical conversion project on board Van Oord’s trailing suction hopper dredger Volvox Terranova.

Two Large Deals for GLDD

Great Lakes Dredge & Dock Corporation has announced the receipt of an award for a $103 million contract for the construction of the National Resources Damage Assessment Caillou Lake Headlands project from the State of Louisiana Coastal Protection and Restoration Authority.