The Consequences of Oil Pollution from Ships

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

Australian Government will spend $8million in Sand for ...

MANY of Port Phillip Bay’s most loved beaches need urgent repair, with a mayor predicting that Elwood beach could ...

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How Dredging Created ‘‘Significant Environmental ...

The Great Barrier Reef Marine Park Authority’s outlook report highlighted how dredging at Hay Point in 2007 created ...

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Australia: Gold Coast’s Crossings Need Urgent Dredging

MILLIONS of dollars in State Government funding for dredging is needed to save the Gold Coast’s popular bar ...

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Mooloolaba Beach Prepares for Mid-Jear Replenishment ...

The Sunshine Coast Regional Council is stepping up work on a major sand replenishment program at Mooloolaba ...

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Australia: Myall River Needs Regular Maintenance Dredging

MEMBER for Port Stephens Craig Baumann said dredging the western navigation channel of the Myall River is only the ...

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Australia: Port Stephens $65million Development Project ...

A $65 million development that would bring 700 jobs to Port Stephens may collapse because a land sale has not been ...

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Australia: 55 million Cubic Metres of Dredge Spoil to ...

UP to 55 million cubic metres of dredge spoil will be dumped on seagrass beds in Gladstone harbour to allow the ...

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Australia: Oakajee Port delivers feasibility study for ...

PERTH – Western Australian iron-ore conveyor Oakajee Port and Rail (OPR) has delivered a draft bankable feasibility ...

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Australia: Myall River Dredging To Be Commenced By April 2010

THE NSW Department of Planning says dredging in the Myall River will start next month after the sand-choked ...

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TSHD Queen of Netherlands realises Port of ...

Massive vessel breaks nation’s cargo record. RISING out of the ocean like the Incredible Hulk, the Xin Yan Tai ...

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Australia: Albany Port Dredging waits for EPAs decision

THE EPA appeals convener visited Albany last Friday to review public submissions made against the Albany Port ...

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Australia: Proposed $110 million Townsville Marine ...

The State Government granted approval yesterday, subject to strict environmental conditions outlined by Queensland ...

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South-east Queensland is a funny place

Everyone with a boat bigger than a tinnie reckons there’s nowhere to go, that the channels are terribly ...

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Australian Goverment funds Swansea Channel dredging program

A sustained dredging program of the Swansea Channel over the 2009-10 summer means that boats should have no ...

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New Zealand: Port of Tauranga deepening faces local ...

The battle lines were drawn as economic growth came face to face with cultural values in Mount Maunganui ...

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Australia: Dredging stirs harbour toxins

Toxin tests on live mussels put in bags in the Swan River and Fremantle Harbour for the first six weeks of port ...

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Fiji government launches Nadi River dredging tender

DREDGING work on the Nadi River will be outsourced by the Land and Mineral Resources Department… Ssource: ...

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Port of Tauranga has applied for consent to deepen the ...

The hearing for a Port of Tauranga resource management consent application to dredge existing shipping channels in ...

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Australia: Brisbane Water Channel dredged last month ...

It cost $500,000 and was finished only last month, but the newly-dredged Brisbane Water channel near Ettalong Beach ...

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Australia: New deepwater port in the Pilbara to be ...

Premier Colin Barnett has unveiled plans for a new deepwater port in the Pilbara that would be operating by ...

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Port Otago’s up to $100 million Dredging plan

Port Otago’s up to $100 million plans for deepening 13km of the its shipping channel is its largest single ...

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Australia: Fortescue Metals has announced that it will ...

LR-Fairplay reports that Fortescue Metals has announced that it will postpone a key phase of a major iron ore mine, ...

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Dredging or coal ship responsible for smelly bubbling ...

“SMELLY black goo” has been bubbling to the surface of Newcastle Harbour near the Stockton Ferry ...

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Fremantle (Australia) harbour dredging suspended in ...

FREMANTLE harbour dredging will be suspended for two months from May as key equipment is required for the $30b ...

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Australian government unveils new development plans for ...

THE NSW government has unveiled plans for the development of Port Kembla’s Outer Harbour. Source: Shipping ...

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Sludge-like toxic sediment is washing up onto ...

SLUDGE-LIKE sediment containing lead, copper, chromium and mercury is washing up onto river-side rocks in East ...

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$21 million funding package announced to protect ...

THE State Opposition has announced a $21 million funding package to protect Launceston from future flood threats ...

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