The Consequences of Oil Pollution from Ships

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

Dredging proposal paves road for Albany Port Expansion ...

The state environment watchdog has today recommended the expansion of the Albany Port, paving the way for Grange ...

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Lyttelton Port (NZ) has lodged resource consent ...

Listed Lyttelton Port of Christchurch (LPC) has lodged resource consent applications to deepen its navigation ...

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Australia: Gladstone Ports pushes new dredging project

Gladstone Ports Corporation has invited expressions of interest in its proposed Western Basin Liquefied Natural Gas ...

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Fiji: $70 million to divert river and prevent further ...

A $70MILLION project is being proposed for a diversion canal to prevent further flooding in Nadi town. Source: Fiji ...

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Alarming erosion on Bribie island (Australia), recent ...

THE Port of Brisbane Corporation has denied recent dredging of the shipping channel off Bribie Island will ...

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Australia: business up in arms at Albany dredging

Fisheries and tourism operators in Albany are concerned at a plan by iron ore miner Grange Resources and the Albany ...

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Peru: ProInversión launches tender for US$56mn ...

Peru’s private investment promotion agency ProInversión has launched a tender to build and operate the new ...

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Dredged sediment to be dumped off Great Barrier (New Zealand)

Marina waste will be dumped on the continental shelf near Great Barrier Island in a trial given the go-ahead by ...

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Australia’s Southport Yacht Club begs for dredging

NEALE Hollier believes as much as $100 million each year floats past the Gold Coast and is buoying the economies of ...

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Australia: Permanent cruise passenger terminal will be ...

A permanent cruise passenger terminal will be built at White Bay Wharf Five by 2012 after the New South Wales ...

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Lyttelton (New Zealand) seeks nod for “big” ...

Lyttelton Port of Christchurch is planning a $100 million project to deepen the harbour channel by four ...

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Sydney’s (AU) White Bay hiccup: new ships too ...

NOT one of the 42 cruise ships under construction in dockyards around the world will be able to use the new White ...

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Hong Kong’s Hutchison Whampoa Wins Sydney ...

SYDNEY (Dow Jones)–Australia’s New South Wales state government said Friday that Hong Kong’s ...

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Climate change can impact Australian ports ...

THE Australian Maritime College’s (AMC) Maritime Transport Policy Centre (MTPC) and the AMC’s National Centre ...

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Lean times lie ahead for companies on the hunt for ...

Lean times lie ahead for companies on the hunt for maintenance dredging work, with the real effect of the economic ...

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New Zealand: dredge spoil dump plan angers tribes

Hauraki Gulf tribes and environmental groups are unhappy about a plan to dump dredged spoil on the continental ...

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Marine precinct floated (Townsville, Australia)

THE State Government looks to have given the nod for funding of the first stage of the $100 million-plus Townsville ...

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Australian coal port closer to go-ahead

The construction of the $4 billion Wiggins Island Coal Export Terminal (WICET) at Gladstone has moved a step closer ...

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Melbourne, Australia: Channel Deepening complete

Port of Melbourne Corporation (PoMC) has announced the overall completion of the Channel Deepening Project – ahead ...

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New Zealand: Crest Energy’s $600m marine turbine ...

An ever-increasing flow of black sand appearing on the shores of the Kaipara Harbour could spell the end of a ...

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Jakarta set to use WB loan to dredge dam and canals

The city’s Public Works Agency (PU) plans to use the first disbursement of a World Bank loan to dredge a dam and ...

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New carrier berth part of Guam expansion

Navy officials want to build a deep-draft wharf in Guam’s main harbor that would better accommodate nuclear-powered ...

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Subsea pipeline contracts awarded for Papua New Guinea LNG

ExxonMobil as operator has awarded a number of contracts for pipeline construction and other works on its Papua New ...

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Sunrise offshore gas pipe set to head for Darwin (Australia)

THE prospect of another multi-billion-dollar gas plant being built in Darwin took a giant stride forward ...

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Fiji: Nadi dredging works on schedule

THE completion of the second phase of a dredging exercise in Nadi is expected to reduce the frequency of floods in ...

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Dredging Improvements to the beach and shoreline for ...

Judges Bay beach is set to win back its status as a popular family destination after Auckland City Council’s ...

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Jakarta (Indonesia) is still waiting on funds to clear ...

The Jakarta administration is waiting for a World Bank loan channeled by the Finance Ministry before starting its ...

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