The Consequences of Oil Pollution from Ships

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

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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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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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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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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Enviros Challenge Dredging Of Delaware River Up to ...

TRENTON, N.J. (CN) – The Army Corps of Engineers ignored new information about environmental damages in ...

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Guam’s Defense Department (USA) plans to build a ...

The Defense Department’s plans to build a deep draft wharf that can support a transient nuclear powered ...

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Iron Mountain (USA) Mine dredging ahead of schedule

Crews on contract with the Environmental Protection Agency have pulled about 85,000 tons of heavy metal-laced ...

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Bahamas: Harbor dredging 90 percent complete

The harbor dredging project is more than 90 percent complete and is expected to be concluded ahead of schedule, ...

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Dredging up Brazilian ports with Korean help

Ports, in general, represent the most relevant and complex link of logistic vectors. For Brazil it is there ...

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Great Lakes Dredge and Dock: $5,56 million contract for ...

Great Lakes Dredge and Dock Co., Inc., Oak Brook, Ill., was awarded on Nov. 18, 2009, a $5,559,750 firm-fixed-price ...

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Officials celebrate start of Green Harbor (USA) ...

Marshfield – Boats bottoming out and tilting over toward their heaviest side in Green Harbor during low ...

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USA: Environmental groups sue Corps over dredging plans

Five environmental groups sued today to block Army Corps of Engineers plans to deepen the Delaware River shipping ...

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USA’s Stone Harbor beach fill by Great Lakes ...

AVALON CONDITIONS WORSE THAN EXPECTED… Source: Shore News Today, November 18, 2009;

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United States Court: Army Corps of Engineers liable for ...

The Army Corps of Engineers’ failure to properly maintain a shipping channel linking New Orleans, Louisiana, ...

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Weeks Marine awarded $61M to deepen Texas City Ship Channel

TEXAS CITY — A New Jersey-based marine construction firm was awarded a $61.8 million contract Wednesday to deepen ...

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The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers and Weeks Marine ...

HARVEY CEDARS – The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers and contractor Weeks Marine dumped the first load of sand ...

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Premier explains cost rises at Bermuda Dockyard cruise ...

The Premier has disclosed further details on the $60 million cruise ship dock, saying “a slew of contract ...

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Boskalis and Allseas begin works in Argentina on ...

Companies in Argentina have started building a key natural gas pipeline to connect two areas near the Straits of ...

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USA’s $ 1,2 billion Emory River coal ash cleanup ...

More than 430 TVA employees and contractors are working around the clock to fill and ship more than 85 rail cars a ...

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King Fisher Marine awarded with $ 9 million contract ...

The United States Army Corps of Engineers awarded King Fisher Marine Service, LP, Port Lavaca, Texas,  on Nov. 16, ...

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USA: Delaware Beach restoration begins

Waves carrying sand back to shore; federal emergency help expected… Source: Delaware Online, November 17, 2009;

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Dredging around St. Maarten’s new mega cruise pier

The area around the pier is dredged to make it deep enough for the 220,000-tonne cruise ships it has been designed ...

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Sydney Harbour into a new era of shipping: dredging 8.5 ...

The big idea of launching Sydney Harbour into a new era of shipping, putting it among the major ports on the east ...

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USA: Delaware River dredging causes environmental, ...

A decades-long dispute about whether to dig a deeper shipping channel in the Delaware River has centered on both ...

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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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Hawaii’s famed white sandy beaches are shrinking

Jenn Boneza remembers when the white sandy beach near the boat ramp in her hometown was wide enough for people to ...

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Caterpillar launches 3500 series Diesel Electric ...

The Cat 3500 engine series has been recognised as the commercial marine industry leader since its initial ...

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