The Consequences of Oil Pollution from Ships

Ship owners all know it and the stricter environmentally regulations prove it: oil leakage is not done.

Australia’s Fortescue’s Solomon mine to ...

Fortescue Metals Group will decide in 2010/11 whether to mine its Solomon iron ore project in Western Australia and ...

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Abu Dhabi, UAE: ADNOC awards US$ 639 million dredging ...

Abu Dhabi National Oil Company (ADNOC) has awarded a Dh2.3 billion (US$639 million) contract to National Marine ...

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Dubai and Aden Port Development Company plans Aden ...

Prime Minister Ali Mujawar got acquainted on Wednesday with the work progress in Aden Container Terminal (ACT) in ...

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USA: $ 700 million Fox River PCB cleanup going so well ...

Calling the first year of the massive Fox River cleanup process a surprising success, project officials said ...

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Ukraine forges ahead with port development

The Ukrainian government has given the go-ahead for the expansion of Odessa, Yuzhny and Illichevsk into additional ...

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Vietnamese sand exporters to Singapore hit by new laws

Sand exporters have complained to the Prime Minister after falling foul of new regulation… Source: VietNamNet ...

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UK Protesters’ delight at dredging victory

A GREAT swathe of sand off the coast of Gower could be left untouched following a major rethink by a dredging ...

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Update: Swedish tug captain’s case sent to ...

A SEA captain accused of being drunk as he guided a massive dredger up the Tyne has had his case sent to crown ...

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Mexico: API Guaymas to launch terminal tender in December

A tender for a concession to build, equip and operate a container terminal in Guaymas port in Mexico’s Sonora ...

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Dredging operations descend on Kampot (Cambodia)

SAND-DREDGING operations are on the rise in Kampot province, according to local fishermen, who say they are ...

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UK Government: Ports to be fast-tracked

Ports are to be fast-tracked through the planning process, and the framework for new port development was published ...

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Sri Lanka: work at the Hambantota international harbour ...

The Hambantota international harbour development programme is to be expedited… Source: Sri Lanka Broadcasting ...

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Chinese firm offers to build dredgers at half the price ...

Bangalore: A Chinese shipbuilder has taken Dredging Corp. of India Ltd (DCI) and the shipping ministry by surprise ...

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Kenya and Beijing in $3.5bn port talks

Kenya’s government is in talks with Beijing over development of a multi-billion dollar port and transport ...

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CHEC (China) to build US$100mn Container Terminal in Sudan

Chinese port builder China Harbour Engineering Company (CHEC) has agreed to build a new container terminal at the ...

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Bangladesh urged Danish businesspeople to invest in ...

Commerce Minister Faruk Khan urged the Danish businesspeople to invest in dredging sector, as presently the country ...

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HollandMT and FKAB proudly announce their newly ...

At Europort 2009, HollandMT and FKAB proudly announce their newly developed range of backhoe pontoon dredgers, ...

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South Korea set to begin work on 4-river project

South Korea will start a massive project this week to refurbish the basin areas of the nation’s four major ...

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Major dredging about to begin in Morro Bay’s (USA, CA) ...

600,000 cubic meters of sand and silt will be moved over the next few months to ensure the harbor stays navigable ...

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Australia, Gold Coast: Kirra wave study to roll by end ...

THE State Government yesterday announced a study will be under way by the end of the year to find a long-term ...

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Mekong ‘key’ to Japanese plan, Tokyo pledges $5.5bn for ...

TOKYO: Japan yesterday pledged $5.5 billion in aid over three years for Southeast Asia’s five Mekong River nations, ...

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Nigeria banks on River Niger to boost commerce, navigation

LOKOJA, Nigeria — After decades of delay and wrangling by resisting riverine communities, Nigeria has launched a ...

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The Philippines signs MoU for new seaport

Filipino Senator Edgardo Angara, the Aurora Special Economic Zone (ASENA) and Rizhao Development have signed an MoU ...

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Saudi Kingdom gears up to receive Al-Sakab, biggest ...

Mighty boost to Saudi construction capability… Source: Arab News, November 8, 2009;

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India: Mercator Lines plans to add six dredgers to its ...

Mercator Lines has acquired four dredgers and plans to add six more to its portfolio… Source: LiveMint, ...

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Malaysian heritage tin dredge in danger of sinking

The country’s only surviving tin dredge in Tanjung Tualang, about 60km from here, is in danger of sinking within ...

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USA: $ 41.95 Million Federal Contract Awarded to Weeks Marine

WASHINGTON, Nov. 5 — Weeks Marine Inc., Covington, La., won a $41,947,500 federal contract from the U.S. Army ...

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