Van der Leun opens new operation base

Van der Leun opens new Atlanta operations base.

Tide turns again for Cancun (Mexico) in shifting sands row

A huge project to replenish eroded beaches in Mexico’s main Caribbean coastal resorts, including Cancún, has been ...

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China: Wuhan’s waterways set to rival canal ...

Challenging the established aquatic allure of Amsterdam and Venice is the aim of an ambitious plan set to transform ...

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Bucket-loads of orders for Midland Steel Traders

GIANT metal buckets designed and manufactured in the North East and exported to mining and construction companies ...

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Dredging near Mayport Naval Station OK’d by Congress

$46.3 million project awaits President Barack Obama’s signature… Read More: Jacksonville News

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Huge expansion at Abbot Point (AU)

TWO big coal ventures, rail line development and a liquefied natural gas project are set to prompt massive ...

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Petrojam (Jamaica) to spend $202 million on dredging ...

The dredging of the EKT dock will see the refinery utilise two docks simultaneously once its main dock is repaired. ...

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Shifting blame in the Westerschelde debacle

Why did the decision making process over the dredging of the Westerschelde go so terribly wrong that it has now ...

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Work to Begin Soon on New Set of Locks for Panama Canal

PANAMA CITY – One hundred years after the first blocks of cement were placed in 1909 for construction of the ...

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Belgium refuses to pay 300 million Euro Westerschelde bill

The Belgian government is refusing to pay the Netherlands €300m it had agreed to hand over in compensation for ...

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Cambodia’s Coastal dredging operation halted

PREAH Sihanouk province customs officials prevented the export of several thousand tonnes of sand to Singapore in a ...

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Singapore demand and phony contracts sustain booming ...

The volume of sand exported to Singapore from Vietnam’s Mekong Delta in the first half of 2009 was equivalent to ...

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World’s largest Trailing Suction Hopper Dredger ...

The Port Klang Authority has awarded a tender to local dredging company Integrated Marine Works Sdn. Bhd. to carry ...

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Nile Delta: ‘We are going underwater. The sea ...

The Nile Delta is under threat from rising sea levels. Without the food it produces, Egypt faces catastrophe. More: ...

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‘Kolkata port’s (India) interests will be ...

The withdrawal of Dredge XVII would sound the death knell for Haldia as the depth of the river has dropped to 4.3 ...

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Nunavut harbour (Canada) refit will benefit fish industry

PANGNIRTUNG, NUNAVUT – Prime Minister Stephen Harper pledged $25 million for a harbour refit today and promised ...

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Secretary of Commerce (USA) Announces $40 Million in ...

Commerce Secretary Gary Locke announced in Norfolk, Va. today $40 million for critical hydrographic survey and ...

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Iwi (New Zealand) fear effects of dredging on shellfish beds

Iwi are concerned about the environmental impact a plan to dredge Tauranga Harbour will have on centuries-old ...

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DCI (India) to acquire 3 new dredgers

State owned Dredging Corporation of India(DCI) is all set to acquire three new trailer-suction dredgers from IHC, ...

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Australia: Vic government defends port dredging project

Melbourne’s status as Australia’s largest and most competitive container port will be cemented when a ...

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Journal reporter (UK) climbs aboard the wrecked dredger

OFFICIALS have been telling us for months that the Severn Sands, an abandoned dredger near the Fremington Quay ...

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Antwerp hit as Westerschelde works suspended

Port authorities hit out at Dutch government Two nature organisations have succeeded in halting works designed to ...

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Report: increase the size of the waves for surfers

An artificial surf reef off Boscombe beach (Bournemouth, UK) will increase the size of the waves for surfers, but ...

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FG (Nigeria) awards N33bn contract for dredging of ...

The Federal Government has at last awarded a three-year contract for the dredging of the lower River Niger project ...

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China throws a lifeline to Italy’s Taranto

The investment in the port could transform the city – and Italy. At the end of this year, despite the global ...

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Consortium delivers Panama locks bond

THE Spanish-led consortium awarded the contract to design and build a new set of locks in Panama Canal has ...

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Mundra Port (IN) consortium pockets Mormugao project

Mundra Port and Special Economic Zone Ltd, India’s largest private port and special economic zone, on Monday ...

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Protection of the environment ‘of primary ...

NASSAU, Bahamas – Health, safety and protection of the environment “are of primary concern,” during ...

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