The Consequences of Oil Pollution from Ships

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

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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FinMin (India) seeks report on dredging subsidy for ...

Kolkata Port Trust has run into fresh trouble, with the Union ministry of finance seeking a detailed report of ...

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Karachi Port Trust awards Rs12.8bn contract to CHEC (China)

KARACHI: The Karachi Port Trust (KPT) has awarded the contract for marine protection works at the Pakistan Deep ...

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Pakistan Deep Water Container Port scheduled to be ...

KARACHI: The KPT project Pakistan Deep Water Container Port scheduled for completion in 2013 is expected to ...

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India: Private players to get 17 ports for development

New Delhi: The government targets to allot 17 port development projects to private players under its ambitious ...

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Special Coverage: Arabian dreams gone sour

Richard Henry’s sojourns in West Asia had always been jinxed. He went to Abu Dhabi in 1980 to work as a ...

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Asian carriers think Santos PAC (Brazil) is a dredging ...

Rio de Janeiro: Asia’s top container carriers – and possibly a Chinese dredging company – could gain from a ...

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China launches 13.000 cbm Trailing Suction Hopper Dredger

Chang Jing 6, one of the country’s largest trailing suction hopper dredgers, is to be launched in Nantong, ...

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Bangladesh will seek $10 billion in Copenhagen to fight ...

Bangladesh will seek Tk 70,000 crore from the international community at the Copenhagen conference to deal with the ...

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Indian Government will buy two dredgers and a ...

The river Kosi, known as shok (sorrow) of Bihar, is also infamous for its heavy silt deposits, one of the worst in ...

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DP World projects in India not affected by financial turmoil

The financial turmoil in Dubai is not going to affect the DP World projects in India, including the proposed minor ...

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Macau (China) to reclaim 360 hectares of land from the sea

HONG KONG – CHINA has approved plans by Macau to reclaim an area of land equivalent to 500 football pitches ...

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300 million cubic meters of soil needed to build ...

Shandong province in east China plans to create man-made islands at Longkou Bay, Longkou… Source: China ...

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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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India: DP World’s port bids may come under scanner

After international construction and development major Dubai World failing to repay its huge pile of debt on time, ...

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China rescues Sri Lanka’s new Colombo South Harbour

China Merchant Holdings has virtually by-passed its local partner the Aitken Spence for the first terminal of the ...

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Dabhol LNG terminal (India) commissioning waits for ...

New Delhi: The government on Thursday said the 5 million tonnes (mt) per year liquefied natural gas terminal at ...

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India: DCI completes dredging at Mormugao port, ...

The quantity dredged is about 4 million cubic metres and the contract value is about Rs.29.7 crores… Source: ...

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Maldives: 34.5 million euro loan taken for harbor ...

The government of Maldives has obtained a loan of 34.5 million Euro from a Dutch bank to develop harbors in three ...

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New focus on dredgers, offshore support and passenger ...

The International Convention for the Safety of Life at Sea (SOLAS) rules are being implemented and single hulled ...

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Penang Port, Malaysia in need for dredging

The investment of more than RM1.1 billion to upgrade Penang Port will come to naught if the port’s north ...

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Kuwait will provide full support to Bangladesh for the ...

Kuwait yesterday assured Bangladesh to provide all necessary support for the economic development of Bangladesh and ...

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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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