Tender Announced for Bordeaux Dredging Project

Grand Port Maritime de Bordeaux has invited bidders to submit their offers for the La Gironde dredging project.

With the main goal to deepen the estuary and West passes in La Gironde, this cleanup scheme will include dredging works in two phases.

The Grand Seaport of Bordeaux wants to improve maritime access in order to adapt to the evolution of the world fleet and welcome to its terminals ships of larger sizes.

This requires the dredging of the navigation channels of one part of the pass de Richard towards the Saint Estèphe pass, and also the dredging work on the West pass.

Dredging is to take place using trailing suction hopper dredgers and leveling devices in two phases:

  • Downstream passes, approximately 4,200,000 m³ of material to be removed, anticipated duration approximately 4 months;
  • Optional phase: Droit Ouest passes, about 750,000 m³ of material to be removed, anticipated duration 1.5 months.

The deadline for this tender is September 7, 2016.

Share this article

Follow Dredging Today

Events>

<< Sep 2019 >>
MTWTFSS
26 27 28 29 30 31 1
2 3 4 5 6 7 8
9 10 11 12 13 14 15
16 17 18 19 20 21 22
23 24 25 26 27 28 29
30 1 2 3 4 5 6

2019 Western Dredging Association Gulf Coast Chapter Annual Meeting

The meeting will provide a forum for the exchange of information of interest to the dredging industry and its associates.

read more >

Global Dredging Forum

2 day conference on the commercial activities of ports. How to meet the global demands of new vessels in an increasingly competitive market.

read more >

Eastern Chapter WEDA Fall 2019 Conference

Wednesday (10/16/19) afternoon will start the program with an opportunity to take the Dredging 101 course.

read more >

DREDGING FOR SUSTAINABLE INFRASTRUCTURE INDIA

At this 1-day conference, you will experience what it means to apply this new approach in practice.

read more >

Jobs>

Dredging jobs in Abu Dhabi at NMDC

National Marine Dredging Company “NMDC” aims to be the largest dredging player in the Arab’s Gulf region...

apply

Looking to fill a job opening?

By advertising your job here, on the homepage of DredgingToday.com, you'll reach countless professionals in the sector. For more information, click below...

apply

Looking to fill a job opening?

By advertising your job here, on the homepage of DredgingToday.com, you'll reach countless professionals in the sector. For more information, click below....

apply