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Major dredging about to begin in Morro Bay’s (USA, CA) ...

600,000 cubic meters of sand and silt will be moved over the next few months to ensure the harbor stays navigable ...

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Australia, Gold Coast: Kirra wave study to roll by end ...

THE State Government yesterday announced a study will be under way by the end of the year to find a long-term ...

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Mekong ‘key’ to Japanese plan, Tokyo pledges $5.5bn for ...

TOKYO: Japan yesterday pledged $5.5 billion in aid over three years for Southeast Asia’s five Mekong River nations, ...

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Nigeria banks on River Niger to boost commerce, navigation

LOKOJA, Nigeria — After decades of delay and wrangling by resisting riverine communities, Nigeria has launched a ...

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The Philippines signs MoU for new seaport

Filipino Senator Edgardo Angara, the Aurora Special Economic Zone (ASENA) and Rizhao Development have signed an MoU ...

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Saudi Kingdom gears up to receive Al-Sakab, biggest ...

Mighty boost to Saudi construction capability… Source: Arab News, November 8, 2009;

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India: Mercator Lines plans to add six dredgers to its ...

Mercator Lines has acquired four dredgers and plans to add six more to its portfolio… Source: LiveMint, ...

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Malaysian heritage tin dredge in danger of sinking

The country’s only surviving tin dredge in Tanjung Tualang, about 60km from here, is in danger of sinking within ...

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USA: $ 41.95 Million Federal Contract Awarded to Weeks Marine

WASHINGTON, Nov. 5 — Weeks Marine Inc., Covington, La., won a $41,947,500 federal contract from the U.S. Army ...

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Seacontractors (NL) introduces ‘Speed & ...

Rotterdam, The Netherlands: Seacontractors presented ‘Speed & Stablity’, a new type of multicat… Source: ...

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Nakheel (UAE) offer casts doubt on Palm Jebel Ali project

Nakheel has offered investors in the stalled Palm Jebel Ali development alternative homes on other projects, ...

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Nexans supplies Belgium subsea cable worth € 39 million ...

Nexans has won a contract worth approximately €39m (£35m) to supply the subsea power-export cables for Phase I of ...

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$ 10 million Shore Protection Project in Florida (USA) ...

Great Lakes Dredge & Dock Co., was awarded on Nov. 3, 2009, a $10,478,880 firm-fixed-price contract for the ...

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UK: Tyne dredger guide captain ‘ over ...

A SEA captain was today accused of being drunk as he guided a massive dredger up the Tyne ahead of work on the ...

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Caddell Dry Dock (USA) gets $3.9M in funding to dispose ...

STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. — The Empire State Development Corporation and the Port Authority of New York and New ...

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UAE: DP World postpones Jebel Ali’s 3rd Terminal ...

DP world has decided to postpone implementation of a 3rd terminal in Jebel Ali till 2013… Source: Port ...

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Nigerian Government will build six ports in N’Delta

SIX additional ports are to be built by the Federal Government along the lower River Niger in the Niger Delta ...

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Bangladesh request for Indian assistance on dredging of ...

Containerised traffic between Kolkata port and Bangladesh soon… Source: The Hindu Business Line, November 4, 2009;

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Indian govt tightens norms for new ports, harbours

In a bid to prevent further erosion along India’s coastline due to uncontrolled development, the government has ...

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USA: Orion Marine Group, Inc. Reports Record Backlog

Orion Marine reported that the backlog of work under contract as of September 30, 2009 was a record $224.3 million ...

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Mombasa (Kenya) port’s capacity to rise with a deeper channel

Petroleum Institute of East Africa (PIEA) said the government’s Sh16 billion Mombasa port expansion plan entailing ...

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Atlantic Rising: rebuilding beaches in Gambia

In Gambia’s coastal towns one of the country’s chief assets – pristine beaches – is being ...

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Mexican President Urges Boskalis, Damen Shipyards and ...

Mexican President Felipe Calderón and HRH Queen Beatrix of the Netherlands met this afternoon with Mexican and ...

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UK: Dredger arrives to begin Tyne tunnel work

THE £260m second Tyne Tunnel project reached a major milestone today with the arrival of the dredger ...

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The dredge “Kaishuu” works tirelessly on ...

The dredge “Kaishuu” works tirelessly on the Cancun Coast, despite the bad weather in the region, it ...

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New Orleans (USA) senator wants mud from corps dredging ...

The Army Corps of Engineers may play a role in building a planned megaport near the mouth of the Mississippi River, ...

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Jakarta wants to buy dredging ships

JAKARTA: The city administration plans to buy river-dredging ships and will propose it in the 2010 city budget, an ...

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