MTCC’s K. Maafushi Project Moves Ahead

MTCC won a contract for the development of Maafushi, Island, South Male’ Atoll.

Texas, USA: Crews to sieve sediment for artifact

FREEPORT — Containers of sediment soon will connect Freeport with a Civil War-era gunboat sunken 146 years ago in ...

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Delaware River (USA): Dredging battle pits jobs vs. river

Nearly 28 years after Congress authorized the Army Corps of Engineers to deepen the Delaware River’s main ...

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Dabhol LNG terminal (India) commissioning waits for ...

New Delhi: The government on Thursday said the 5 million tonnes (mt) per year liquefied natural gas terminal at ...

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Reps probe River Niger dredging scam

The House of Representatives Committee on Marine Transport has begun a probe into the alleged installation of ...

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Dubai: Belgian dredge contractors have tens of ...

The two Belgian dredge contractors which built the Palm Islands and other prestigious projects have still tens of ...

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Ocean City, USA: Cost to replace sand lost during Ida: ...

Three-day tropical storm wipes out approximately 600,000 cubic yards… Source: Ocean City Today, november 27, 2009;

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India: DCI completes dredging at Mormugao port, ...

The quantity dredged is about 4 million cubic metres and the contract value is about Rs.29.7 crores… Source: ...

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Corals relocated to clear path for dredging Saudi ...

DHAHRAN, Saudi Arabia — Saudi Arabia’s Environmental Protection Department (EPD) and the Offshore Projects ...

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Maldives: 34.5 million euro loan taken for harbor ...

The government of Maldives has obtained a loan of 34.5 million Euro from a Dutch bank to develop harbors in three ...

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Dredging companies invited to prepare bids for Bahraini ...

Global Real Estate Development Company (Gredco), a Bahraini developer, has invited companies to bid in early ...

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New focus on dredgers, offshore support and passenger ...

The International Convention for the Safety of Life at Sea (SOLAS) rules are being implemented and single hulled ...

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Van Oord (NL) not hit by Dubai World

ROTTERDAM – Bert Groothuizen, spokesman of Dredging company Van Oord said Thursday that they are not affected ...

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Boskalis (NL): not affected by problems in Dubai

AMSTERDAM – Royal Boskalis Westminster nv is not active in Dubai and is therefore not affected by the current ...

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Manara (Bahrain) awards $26m deal for Nurana waterfront ...

According to MEED (Middle East Business Intelligence) Bahrain’s local real estate developer Manara ...

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Penang Port, Malaysia in need for dredging

The investment of more than RM1.1 billion to upgrade Penang Port will come to naught if the port’s north ...

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The Army Corps of Engineers in Wilmington (USA) awarded ...

Wrightsville Beach could get sand in its stocking this Christmas… Source: Lumina News, November 25, 2009

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The dredging of Melbourne’s shipping channels ...

The dredging of Melbourne’s shipping channels will continue for another six months and return every five ...

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Ports America to Invest $1,3 billion in US Port Expansion

A private investment group led by Highstar Capital has agreed to invest as much as $1.3 billion to expand the Port ...

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South Africa: Subtech made history with the removal of ...

Subtech has once again made history when they removed the last section of the sub-aqueous tunnel from beneath the ...

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USA: $3.75 Million Federal Contract Awarded to Manson ...

WASHINGTON — Manson Construction Co., Seattle, won a $3,751,000 federal contract from the U.S. Army Corps of ...

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Kuwait will provide full support to Bangladesh for the ...

Kuwait yesterday assured Bangladesh to provide all necessary support for the economic development of Bangladesh and ...

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Dredging International starts work on the deepening of ...

Work on the deepening of Liepaja Port has begun, LETA was informed by the Liepaja Special Economic Zone’s ...

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IHC Merwede (NL) temporarily closes shipyard

Shipbuilder IHC Merwede BV closes in mid March 2010 the slope of the former Merwede Shipyard in Rivierdijk ...

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The controversial dredging of Port Phillip Bay (AU) is ...

THE controversial dredging of Port Phillip Bay is complete, at a cost of $969 million… Source: Herald Sun, ...

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North Stream pipeline project starts removal of ...

The removal of underwater mines by exploding them starts in the Finnish Gulf along the route of the North Stream ...

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World Bank offered $135 million aid for the Jakarta ...

Director General of Debt Management at the Ministry of Finance Rahmat Waluyanto said the World Bank offered aid for ...

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Louisiana (USA) urges Corps to stop dumping dredged material

NEW ORLEANS — State officials are urging the Army Corps of Engineers to stop discarding sediment it dredges from ...

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