The Consequences of Oil Pollution from Ships

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

Alamitos Bay Marina Rebuilding Project Scheduled (USA)

Long Beach will receive a $9 million loan from the state to help fund the rebuilding of Alamitos Bay Marina Basins ...

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With US Permission Dutch Could Speed Up Gulf Oil Recovery

In Louisiana and other states on the Gulf of Mexico there is frustration over what many residents see as a slow ...

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USA: Officials Consider to Use Foreign Help for Oil Spill

Four weeks after the nation’s worst environmental disaster, the Obama administration saw no need to accept offers ...

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Plans in Place for Great Lakes Dredge & Dock

The 2009 domestic bid market increased significantly to $1.1 billion from $783 million in 2008, primarily as a ...

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NOAA Announces Funding to Support Ocean and Coastal ...

A $4 million NOAA grant will help a university consortium evaluate the readiness of marine forecasts, such as ...

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Imperial Beach Dredging Issues (USA)

 In 2005, surfers and beachgoers in Imperial Beach noticed that chunks of rock, mangled metal rods and other debris ...

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Scientists Sceptic About Sand Berms (USA)

After much political tugging, the U.S. government is collaborating with the state on building sand berms to protect ...

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USA: Bill Could Solve Funding Problem for North Myrtle ...

North Myrtle Beach could soon get help with its Cherry Grove area dredging because of a new bill that recently ...

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Port of Long Beach Dredging Work in Progress (USA)

City, port and army folks joined together on Pier F at the Port of Long Beach on a gray Tuesday morning last week ...

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Plans for Raisin River Cleanup Project (USA)

Some of the most potent pockets of poisons remaining in the River Raisin will be cleaned out this fall as part of a ...

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New Bedford Harbour Dredging Begins (USA)

Dredging aimed at removing PCB-contaminated sediment is set to begin in the coming week in New Bedford Harbor. ...

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USA: Dredger Spills Fuel in Antioch

Several gallons of fuel were discharged into the Delta at Fulton Shipyard due to a sinking dredge according to the ...

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USA: Port of Boston Invests $26 million in Upgrades

The Port of Boston is spending US$26 million in upgrades, partly to facilitate shippers by improving the port’s ...

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Santa Barbara Harbor Dredging Needs More Funds (USA)

Officials with the Santa Barbara Waterfront Department are working to find funding for an annual dredging project ...

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Canada: Government Invests $10 million in La Tabatiere ...

Canada’s Transport Minister, John Baird, today announced an investment of $8 million to $10 million to rebuild ...

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BP’s Ignorant Attitude Surprises Belgians

The Belgian dredging companies DEME and Jan De Nul are struggling to understand why BP and the US authorities have ...

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Saginaw River Dredging Ready to Start (USA)

Crews are getting ready to dredge the Saginaw River to make the channel deeper and safer for passing ships. Source: ...

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USA: Fox River PCB Dredging Ahead of Schedule

The people removing toxic sediment from the Fox River and the people using the river for recreation are getting to ...

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Canada: Meeting on Sydney Harbour Dredging Set for Next ...

Deputy Premier Frank Corbett said Wednesday he’s received confirmation from Keith Ashfield, minister responsible ...

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Eroded Mississippi River Islands Restoration Begins (USA)

A La Crosse, Wis., company has been awarded a $3.4 million contract to restore islands, and ultimately wildlife ...

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Wells Harbor Dredging Begins Soon (USA)

Residents living on the two-mile coastal strip between Casino Square and Drake Island Resort will soon be asked to ...

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Port of Miami Plans Dredging (USA)

With construction on hard-fought tunnels to the Port of Miami under way, local leaders have turned their attention ...

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USA: Superfund Dredging Under Way at New Bedford Harbor

Through the first two weeks of June, work crews will be mobilizing equipment and personnel for the startup of EPA’s ...

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3D GPS Bathymetric Technology Verifies Dredging Project (USA)

Arlington, Texas – Trent Lewis with Pond Medics, Inc. completed a bathymetric survey in conjunction with a golf ...

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Dredging is Solution for Dangerous Areas on Pearl River (USA)

An area of the Pearl River that poses a potentially fatal hazard to boating interests may soon be corrected. The ...

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USA: Dutch Technology Helps to Fight Oil Spill

Three days after the explosion of the Deepwater Horizon in the Gulf of Mexico, the Dutch government offered to ...

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Army Corps Launch Harbor Deepening Project at Port of ...

A $40 million project deepening the Port of Long Beach Main Channel to allow safer transit for the largest ships ...

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