The Consequences of Oil Pollution from Ships

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

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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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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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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China National Petroleum begins work on oil port in Myanmar

China National Petroleum Corp (CNPC), the country’s largest oil and gas producer, commenced construction of ...

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EU parliamentarians want Bangladesh govt to come with ...

Dhaka: Recognizing the severity of the impacts of climate change on Bangladesh, European Union parliamentarians ...

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The Netherlands can help in river dredging and land ...

The Netherlands could help in river dredging and land reclamation in Bangladesh, Commerce Minister Mohammad Faruk ...

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New Vietnamese port construction by Mundra Port (India)

Mundra Port and Gujarat-based Special Economic Zone Limited (MPSEZ) are discussing at present with Vietnamese ...

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Indonesia: state port operator Pelindo puts in place ...

State port operator PT Pelindo II is embarking on a five-year overhaul of Tanjung Priok port to challenge the ...

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Hong Kong’s Victoria Harbour has shrunk; half as wide

Victoria Harbour has been squeezed to less than half its original width – to a mere 910 metres – with the ...

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Engine room of dredger caught fire off Pulau Pisang ...

The main engine room of a sand dredger, “SMLT Antigoon” which was registered in Marseilles, caught fire ...

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Cabinet (Taiwan) to discuss dredging plan to prevent flooding

A proposal aimed at dredging 65 million cubic meters of silt and soil from Taiwan’s riverbeds and reservoirs ...

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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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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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‘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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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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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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