The Consequences of Oil Pollution from Ships

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

World Bank offered $135 million aid for the Jakarta ...

Director General of Debt Management at the Ministry of Finance Rahmat Waluyanto said the World Bank offered aid for ...

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Kandla Port (India) in expansion mode

Kandla Port Trust is busy exploring ways to expedite the setting up of a Special Economic Zone over 5,000 hectares ...

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The Philippines: Manila port to be developed for $308m

THE Philippine Ports Authority has signed with Metro Pacific Investments Corp. and its partner Harbour Centre Port ...

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Unlawful sand dredging racket busted in Mumbra (India)

THANE: In a unique incident of its kind, the Mumbra police seized a dredger boat along with suction machine on ...

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Japan to Fund Procurement of Indonesian Dredgers

The Japanese government is ready to disburse Rp 6 billion for the procurement of dredging boats for the South ...

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Adani Group/Mundra Port plan to invest Rs 800 cr in ...

AHMEDABAD: Adani Group arm Mundra Port and SEZ will develop non-LNG port facilities at Hazira in South Gujarat. The ...

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Foundation of Sonadia Deep Sea Port in Bangladesh by Dec 2010

The foundation stone of the much-talked-about Sonadia deep-sea port will be laid in December 2010… Source: ...

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Bangladesh wants 10 billion dollars from rich countries ...

Bangladesh said Tuesday it would need 10 billion dollars from rich countries in the next four years to offset the ...

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India: National Mineral Development Corporation gets ...

National Mineral Development Corporation (NMDC), is a life line for steel makers like JSW, Ispat and Essar and now ...

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IFC to help Kerala (India) develop port infra to build ...

Mumbai: International Finance Corporation (IFC), a member of the World Bank Group, will work with the Kerala ...

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Haldia Dock Complex (India) will have a new ...

Glimmer of hope for Haldia port – After months of hampered operations, there is now an official assurance ...

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Thai rights body opposes firm’s sand dredging proposal

The National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) has opposed a proposal from a firm which wants to dredge sand from the ...

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Sri Lanka’s Oluvil Port construction in full steam

Under the Government initiatives to set up a modern port system in the country, many ports are being constructed ...

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Dhaka seeks Tokyo’s support for river dredging in ...

State Minister for Environment and Forest Dr Hasan Mahmud has sought Japanese assistance in river dredging in ...

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Brunei receives a dredger to control flooding

Bandar Seri Begawan – Brunei might have just found a solution to “better control” flood ...

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India: Stranded dredger Meka I brought ashore

KOCHI: The ordeal of the captain and crew members of dredging vessel Meka I, stranded in Kochi after being detained ...

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Vietnamese sand exporters to Singapore hit by new laws

Sand exporters have complained to the Prime Minister after falling foul of new regulation… Source: VietNamNet ...

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Dredging operations descend on Kampot (Cambodia)

SAND-DREDGING operations are on the rise in Kampot province, according to local fishermen, who say they are ...

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Sri Lanka: work at the Hambantota international harbour ...

The Hambantota international harbour development programme is to be expedited… Source: Sri Lanka Broadcasting ...

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Chinese firm offers to build dredgers at half the price ...

Bangalore: A Chinese shipbuilder has taken Dredging Corp. of India Ltd (DCI) and the shipping ministry by surprise ...

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Bangladesh urged Danish businesspeople to invest in ...

Commerce Minister Faruk Khan urged the Danish businesspeople to invest in dredging sector, as presently the country ...

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South Korea set to begin work on 4-river project

South Korea will start a massive project this week to refurbish the basin areas of the nation’s four major ...

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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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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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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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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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