Van der Leun opens new operation base

Van der Leun opens new Atlanta operations base.

Jawaharlal Nehru Port Trust (India) mulls on bid to ...

Jawaharlal Nehru Port Trust is mulling inviting global bids for appointment of a contractor to undertake the huge ...

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Vietnamese Prime Minister kicks off Mekong waterway project

Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung attended a ceremony December 27 to begin construction on a waterway passage to the ...

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Dozens of canals in and around Dhaka (Bangladesh) dying!

Canals in Dhaka, Narayanganj, Gazipur and Munshiganj will soon become non-existent unless the authorities concerned ...

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India: Vallarpadam container terminal to be ...

Kochi — Shipping Secretary K Mohandas today said the proposed International Container Transshipment Terminal ...

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The China Harbor Engineering Co has won its first award ...

The China Harbor Engineering Co Ltd, renowned for its role in building ports in China and in overseas ...

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Tsengwen Reservoir: Taiwan’s military will help ...

The military will help dredge the sand, mud and driftwood that Typhoon Morakot deposited in Tsengwen Reservoir in ...

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Hong Kong: Kai Tak site formation works start

Speaking at the groundbreaking ceremony today Mrs Lau said the terminal will be an iconic building in the region. ...

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Bangladesh: Int’l tender for Sonadia deep sea port ...

The government plans to invite international tender to appoint a consulting firm by January next for preparing a ...

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India: Pipavav Port plans IPO to raise Rs500 cr

Bangalore: Private port operator Gujarat Pipavav Port Ltd (GPPL) plans to raise at least Rs500 crore through an ...

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Hong Kong’s Hutchison Whampoa Wins Sydney ...

SYDNEY (Dow Jones)–Australia’s New South Wales state government said Friday that Hong Kong’s ...

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Sri Lanka’s Aitken Spence wants to make up with ...

Despite a recent outburst by business tycoon Harry Jayewardena who controls the blue chip conglomerate Aitken ...

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Lean times lie ahead for companies on the hunt for ...

Lean times lie ahead for companies on the hunt for maintenance dredging work, with the real effect of the economic ...

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Water Projects Emphasized in $7.5 Billion-U.S. Aid ...

Almost half of the funds for Pakistan will be spent on irrigation and water infrastructure projects, report ...

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Taiwan’s Water Resource Agency to begin ...

TAIPEI, Taiwan — As the useful lives of southern reservoirs are threatened by the accumulation of ...

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STX to Launch Holding Company in China

STX Group, the nation’s 19th-largest conglomerate, said Tuesday it would turn its shipbuilding affiliates in ...

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S’pore’s next port of call may be rising in ...

Surveys underway in Tuas View Extension, which looks set to become next big port development… Source: The ...

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Mekong river widening, deepening and construction ...

Engineering consultancy DHV has won the contract to improve the navigability on 250 kilometers of the Mekong river ...

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Vietnam seeks billions for ports overhaul

Despite the global economic downturn, Vietnamese trade is outpacing its outdated and overworked ports ...

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Google To Lay Undersea Telecom Pipes To Asia

Google and a consortium of five telecommunication firms have joined together in a $400 million project to connect ...

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Marg Karaikal Port (India) plans to go public

Marg Karaikal Port, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Chennai-based infrastructure company Marg, may go for initial ...

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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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