The Consequences of Oil Pollution from Ships

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

Panama Canal Expansion Work to Begin in January

PANAMA CITY – Construction of a new set of locks for the Panama Canal will begin in January, the consortium that ...

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Sri Lanka’s Oluvil Port construction in full steam

Under the Government initiatives to set up a modern port system in the country, many ports are being constructed ...

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India: Stranded dredger Meka I brought ashore

KOCHI: The ordeal of the captain and crew members of dredging vessel Meka I, stranded in Kochi after being detained ...

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United States Army Corps takes second look at $ 500 ...

Ex-Coast Guard captain brings new data to light. As Georgia Ports Authority officials continue to inch closer to ...

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USA: Error results in funding shortfall for ...

Another $18 million is needed for deepening the St. Johns – A dredging project that will benefit cargo ships ...

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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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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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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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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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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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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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Nakheel (UAE) offer casts doubt on Palm Jebel Ali project

Nakheel has offered investors in the stalled Palm Jebel Ali development alternative homes on other projects, ...

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Nexans supplies Belgium subsea cable worth € 39 million ...

Nexans has won a contract worth approximately €39m (£35m) to supply the subsea power-export cables for Phase I of ...

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UK: Tyne dredger guide captain ‘ over ...

A SEA captain was today accused of being drunk as he guided a massive dredger up the Tyne ahead of work on the ...

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Caddell Dry Dock (USA) gets $3.9M in funding to dispose ...

STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. — The Empire State Development Corporation and the Port Authority of New York and New ...

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UAE: DP World postpones Jebel Ali’s 3rd Terminal ...

DP world has decided to postpone implementation of a 3rd terminal in Jebel Ali till 2013… Source: Port ...

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Nigerian Government will build six ports in N’Delta

SIX additional ports are to be built by the Federal Government along the lower River Niger in the Niger Delta ...

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Vietnam: Major upgrade to ease HCMC-Mekong Delta traffic flow

The government has agreed to grant more than VND4 trillion (US$224 million) from the state budget for a project to ...

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Bangladesh request for Indian assistance on dredging of ...

Containerised traffic between Kolkata port and Bangladesh soon… Source: The Hindu Business Line, November 4, 2009;

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Mombasa (Kenya) port’s capacity to rise with a deeper channel

Petroleum Institute of East Africa (PIEA) said the government’s Sh16 billion Mombasa port expansion plan entailing ...

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UK: Dredger arrives to begin Tyne tunnel work

THE £260m second Tyne Tunnel project reached a major milestone today with the arrival of the dredger ...

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