The Consequences of Oil Pollution from Ships

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

UK: final preparations to get Great Yarmouth’s ...

Final preparations are under way to get Great Yarmouth’s outer harbour ship-shape for the arrival of its ...

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Pembroke Power Station (UK): dredging operation set to begin

A dredging operation which will allow abnormally large and heavy equipment bound for Pembroke Power Station to be ...

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Upcoming dredging works for London Gateway Project (UK)

Dredging and survey work along London Gateway Route will start next week Source: Port of London, January 13, 2010

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University of Iowa (USA) finds PCBs just before Indiana ...

University of Iowa researchers have confirmed that sediments of the Indiana Harbor and Ship Canal (IHSC) in East ...

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Ike-damaged Galveston (USA) seawall under repair

GALVESTON, Texas — The Army Corps of Engineers says repairs to Galveston’s Hurricane Ike-damaged seawall ...

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USA: 126-acre dredge material placement area contract ...

The US Army Corps of Engineers (Corps) has awarded the first construction contract associated with the long ...

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Madagascar’s new port of d’Ehoala is in business

A new port on the southern tip of Madagsacar opened for business last year – Port d’Ehoala near Port Dauphin. ...

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Angolan goverment invests over USD 14 million in ...

Luanda –  At least USD 14 million were invested by the Angolan Government in the first and second phases of coastal ...

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Nigerian Government Urged to Halt Niger Delta Dredging

Warri — Federal Government has been called upon to put on hold the proposed plan to dredge the River Niger even as ...

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Groundbreaking work of deep sea-port in Bangladesh begins

The government has taken initial step for setting up the deep-sea port at Sonadia Island of Cox’s bazar ...

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Buriganga river (Bangladesh) cleanup takes off

Targets 3,000 tonnes waste extraction in 3 months Several hundred locals in a colourful boat procession were ...

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Philippines: Aparri Seaport firm to complete the ...

Tuguegarao City — In an effort to further boost the business and tourism industry in this northern tip of ...

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China: Qinzhou Port new infrastructure completed

China’s Guangxi Qinzhou Free Trade Port Area has recently completed the construction of two new berths and a ...

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Gordon Brown marks the start of work on one of the UK’s ...

The Prime Minister has said the development of the London Gateway port will create thousands of jobs for the region ...

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USA: Corps awaits judge’s word on dredging river

The Army Corps of Engineers, which for years has fought to increase the depth to 45 feet, wants to make the most of ...

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Malaysia: first phase of Pahang River rehab on time

PEKAN: The first phase of a RM258mil project to build wave breakers at two estuaries of the Pahang River here will ...

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UK: DP World Proceeds With London Port Project

LONDON — Marine terminal operator DP World Ltd. Monday said it has bought the remaining 1,000 acres of land ...

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Indian Shipping ministry to double cost estimates of ...

The Ministry of Shipping is nearly doubling the initial cost estimates of the controversial Sethusamudram Ship ...

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Niger River dredging work is going on smoothly and ...

Despite reservations expressed by some of the communities and people doing business at the Niger River over the ...

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USA’s All American Canal finished by spring

Twenty-three miles may not seem like much, but for a project to line a section of the All American Canal that ...

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Final Panama Canal contract awarded

A consortium of Spain’s FCC, Mexico’s ICA and Costa Rica’s Meco has won the final Panama Canal ...

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Work is going ahead to expand the Russian Black Sea ...

Work is going ahead to expand the Russian Black Sea port of Sochi… Source:worldnews,December 29,2009;

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Cameroon: Kribi and Limbe Sea port construction ...

The Kribi Deep Sea Port construction project is getting into its final phase… Source:crtv,December 29,2009

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Manu Pekka Dipper Dredger starts clean-up of ...

Marine engineers have begun a £1 million clean-up operation at a flood-hit port blocked by thousands of tonnes of ...

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Vietnamese Prime Minister kicks off Mekong waterway project

Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung attended a ceremony December 27 to begin construction on a waterway passage to the ...

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Germany approves Russia’s Nord Stream gas pipeline project

Nord Stream has received its final permit from Germany for the construction of a gas pipeline under the Baltic Sea ...

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India: Vallarpadam container terminal to be ...

Kochi — Shipping Secretary K Mohandas today said the proposed International Container Transshipment Terminal ...

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