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  • 9 February 2015
    Business & Finance, Research & Development

    As one of the world’s most densely populated capitals, Manila struggles with insufficient transport infrastructure. This can slow down economic growth and hinder economic potential. A large-scale transport plan for Manila Bay will help solve the problem by interconnecting air- and seaport facilities. With a GDP growth of 7% per year, the Philippines is among […]

  • 31 March 2010

    US ports are finding that they have to come up with increasing amounts of money to keep pace with demands from shipping lines serving the Pacific route, or jeopardise partnerships with Chinese and other Asian investors. Source:Cargo News Asia,March 31,2010

  • 17 September 2012

    The Gardline Group is a marine science and technology company owning and operating a fleet of ocean going survey ships specializing in the provision of seabed investigation and Government support activities globally. Asia Pacific Maritime Institute Pty Ltd / PIVOT Maritime International Pty Ltd is a maritime consulting, training and simulation company, that specializes in […]

  • 1 June 2013
    Business & Finance

    Jebel Ali Port, the leading port in the Middle East has won the trophy for Best Seaport in the Middle East for the 19th year in a row. DP World’s flagship has been voted the “Best Seaport – Middle East” at the 27th Asian Freight and Supply Chain Awards (AFSCA 2013). Four ports from the […]

  • 25 March 2011

    The Maritime Academy of Asia and the Pacific (MAAP) will forge a partnership with world-class marine contractor Van Oord in establishing…   (mb) [mappress] Source: mb, March 25, 2011  

  • 11 October 2019
    Business & Finance, Project & Tenders

    The Port of Virginia and Weeks Marine of Cranford, NJ, have signed a $78 million dredging contract to make this port the deepest one on the U.S. East Coast. According to the Virginia Port Authority (VPA), this is the contract for the first phase and the total cost of the project, including the preliminary engineering […]

  • 3 April 2013
    Business & Finance

    On March 21, The Asset Financial Award Ceremony took place in Hong Kong. As a result, CCCC won the “Award for Best Working Capital Management of Construction Group”. Executive Director & CFO Fu Junyuan was listed among the “Top Ten CFOs in 2012”. As one of Asia’s most influential financial magazines, The Asset presents highly […]

  • 11 November 2009
    Project & Tenders

    A tender for a concession to build, equip and operate a container terminal in Guaymas port in Mexico’s Sonora state is likely to be launched in December… Source: Cargo News Asia, November 11, 2009;

  • 8 January 2013
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Technology, Vessels

    The dredging fleet in Darwin Harbour will soon be boosted with the arrival of the Vox Maxima, a large dredger being used as a barge in Darwin because of its large hopper. This reduces the number of trips to the offshore spoil ground. By mid January, a new dredger, the Volvox Asia, will arrive to […]

  • 24 November 2015
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Technology

    Waterking BV, a Dutch company involved in the production of amphibious excavators, will participate in the Excon 2015 event, in Bangalore, India, from 25th-29th November 2015. CEO of Waterking, Mr. Jakob Knoop, and Marketing Manager for South Asia, Mr. Rajan Peter, will represent the company at the exhibition. Waterking will use this opportunity to introduce a new […]

  • 9 November 2009
    Project & Tenders

    TOKYO: Japan yesterday pledged $5.5 billion in aid over three years for Southeast Asia’s five Mekong River nations, seeking to deepen ties with the region as China’s influence grows… Source: Bangkok Post, November 7, 2009;

  • 10 April 2013
    Business & Finance

    The new mega container terminal now under construction at DP World flagship Jebel Ali Port has been a major attraction at Sea Asia 2013, the 3-day cornerstone event of Singapore’s Maritime Week, with visitors including Singapore’s Minister of Transport H.E. Lui Tuck Yew. DP World is participating in the international conference and exhibition, which opened […]

  • 31 March 2014
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Technology, Vessels

    Seatronics Pte Ltd, an Acteon company, has purchased Kongsberg Mesotech Ltd’s M3 Sonar System to add to its Asia Pacific rental fleet. The purchase is part of an ongoing investment by Seatronics into cutting-edge technology to support its global marine equipment rental fleet growth and marks a significant improvement in Seatronics’ advanced sonar imaging and […]

  • 20 September 2013
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Technology

    The eighth edition of the INMEX show, South Asia’s largest maritime exhibition and conference, will be held in Mumbai between 8th and 10th October. The dredging equipment manufacturer Italdraghe SpA, an important player on the Indian dredger market and exhibitor at the show, has been requested to participate directly in event entitled “The Dredging Boom: […]

  • 29 December 2010

    Cargo News Asia reported that container volumes handled by Kenya’s Mombasa port grew 12% in the first 9 months of 2010 as the world economy recovered… (steelguru) [mappress] Source: steelguru, December 29, 2010

  • 5 October 2011

    Last year when Ramesh Sandrasinghi of Westports Malaysia walked through the entrance to Dredging & Land Reclamation Asia he knew that this wasn’t your run of the mill dredging conference. Immediately after the conference, Sandrasinghi is quoted as saying, “This is the ‘must-attend’ program of the year for anyone in the port industry.” However, in […]

  • 5 May 2015
    Business & Finance

    The Equip Global’s Dredging & Land Reclamation Asia Summit 2015 will be held in Singapore, from 19-22 May. To help global ports, maritime and land authorities, and engineering contractors overcome challenges in dredging and land reclamation projects, Equip Global will bring together the industry professionals across the continents to discuss and exchange experiences on effective and practical dredging and […]

  • 23 November 2010

    MAERSK Group’s APM Terminals (APMT) appears to be targeting second tier ports in Asia, particularly China, for container development, … (vietnamshippinggazette) [mappress] Source: vietnamshippinggazette, November 23, 2010;

  • 10 March 2011

    Recognising the vital role of the region’s ports in providing trade links between the Far East, Asia, Europe and the US, international… (zawya) [mappress] Source: zawya, March 10, 2011;    

  • 9 October 2014
    Business & Finance

    In order to serve markets in Central Asia and the Middle East as effectively as possible, international engineering and consultancy firm Witteveen+Bos is opening a new regional office in Dubai, UAE. Both regions are facing major challenges in dealing with water shortages, environmental pollution, and rapid urbanization, as well as in securing energy supplies and […]

  • 23 November 2011
    Business & Finance

    IHC Merwede, the leading global maritime, engineering and manufacturing group, has appointed Denis Welch as its CEO for South East Asia. He will be responsible for helping the company to reinforce its regional identity and expand its Asian-centred operations – which are focussed on its offshore and marine activities. IHC Merwede President Govert Hamers says: […]

  • 18 March 2013
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Technology, Vessels

    Several projects have been awarded to Jan De Nul Group: a reclamation project in Indonesia, a capital dredging project in Russia and an offshore project in Australia. In Indonesia an offshore island will be reclaimed. These works are a part of a large scale reclamation development north of Jakarta, where a 260 ha island is […]

  • 20 December 2010
    Vessels

    “Tian Jing Hao”, the largest and most expensive cutter suction dredger in Asia, was put into use in the dredging project of Gaoji Causeway… (whatsonxiamen) [mappress] Source: whatsonxiamen, December 20, 2010;

  • 21 April 2014
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Technology

    Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif last week said that the Gwadar Port Extension Project should be given priority in order to boost economic activity in the country. The Prime Minister briefed the cabinet on his recent visit to China and the development projects finalized during the tour including Pakistan-China trade corridor for the uplift of the […]

  • 7 March 2015
    Business & Finance

    The 3rd Annual South-East Asia Port Expansion Summit will take place on March 25-26, 2015, in Jakarta, Indonesia.  At this summit terminal operators, port owners and authorities, government officials, shipping lines and infrastructure experts will discuss how to sustain healthy growth in the sector as well as assure efficient operations inside the ports, and henceforth […]

  • 20 January 2019
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Technology, Vessels

    Dredging Today brings you an overview of the most popular stories from the past week (January 14 – 20, 2019).   Coast Guard Recovers Body of Volvox Asia Crew  After two day of intensive search operation, the Indian Coast Guard earlier this week recovered the body of a crew member of the trailing suction hopper dredger (TSHD) […]