Ukrainian Sea Ports Authority (USPA) has just announced that the scope of dredging operations on the Ukrainan seaports performed from the beginning of 2016 exceeded 4.4 million m³.
During this period, dredging works have been completed at the inner harbor and at the access canal of the Mariupol Port’s Coal Harbor, removing 1.3 million m³ of dredged material from these areas.
Around 1.2 million m³ of material were dredged from the access canal and the inner harbor areas of Berdyansk Port.
From the beginning of this year, 290.000m³ of material have been dredged at Deep Water Fairway (DWF) Danube-Black Sea and 285.000m³ of material from the Bugsko-Dneprovskiy Lymansky Channel (BDLC) were also removed.
Maintenance dredging at the water area of Odessa Port removed 73.000m³ and during the dredging works at Dnestrovsko-Limansky Channel of the Belgorod-Dnestrovsky seaport, the contractors removed around 900.000m³ of material.
Maintenance dredging has also been completed at Yuzhny Port with the removal of 367.000m³.