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  • 14 October 2019
    Business & Finance

    DSC Dredge, a Louisiana based company involved in customized dredging solutions, won bid for a new, non-propelled, cutter suction head dredge solicited by The Marine Design Center (MDC) of the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) earlier this month. “When completed, the new cutter suction head dredge will operate out of Astara, Azerbaijan to not […]

  • 18 March 2015
    Business & Finance

    Azerbaijan’s President Ilham Aliyev today visited a large remediation project near the national capital Baku. International engineering and consultancy firm Witteveen+Bos is working with local and international partners on improving the environmental and landscape qualities of Boyuk Shor situated north of the city and the largest of nine lakes subject of study for remediation. The […]

  • 19 June 2014
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Technology

    A Dutch consortium of Baars Confloat and Martens en Van Oord started preparations for the Lake Boyukshor dredging project, located close to the capital of Azerbaijan, Baku. About 2.5 million cubic meters of contaminated sediments will be removed to restore the water quality of the lake. The consortium has developed a land-based treatment method for […]

  • 29 January 2014

    The Baku International Sea Trade Port terminal will be relocated to a new address by the end of July this year, reports The Ministry of Transport decided that the new location for this terminal will be in Alyat settlement. These works are ongoing, said Musa Panakhov, the Deputy Minister of Transport, and added: “I […]

  • 5 June 2013
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Technology

    To avoid a repetition of the events that occurred as a result of the Kura River bursting its banks and in accordance with a presidential decree, the Ministry for Emergency Situations has delivered to Baku suction dredgers CSD-500 manufactured by Damen Dredging. The total length of the unit is 49.10 meters, while the capacity of […]

  • 15 October 2012

    Azerbaijani Transport Minister Ziya Mammadov stated that the dredging project at the new Baku International Sea Port in Alat, located 65 km south from Baku, now entering its final stage. reports that the new port will cover the 400-hectare territory, including 100 ha for the International Logistics Centre. The preliminary estimations are that the entire […]

  • 7 June 2012

    The work on new Baku International Sea Trade Port complex in Alat settlement located 65 km south from Baku is progressing according to the schedule. Deputy Transport Minister Musa Panahov has informed that work on the port construction is underway and to date dredging work has been finished by about 60%. He said: “Civil work […]

  • 13 April 2012

    The Minister for Emergency Situations of Azerbaijan, Kamaladdin Heydarov, has inspected construction of bases for shore protection and dredging in the Neftchala region. He said: “We brought in the district of Neftchala ships and equipment for dredging and bank stabilization along Kur river.” According to, the minister said that brought to the base technology […]

  • 7 March 2012

    Transport Ministry of Azerbaijan has announced a tender for construction-montage work , goods supply and service provision within construction of new complex of Baku International Sea Trade Port in Alat settlement, 65 km south from Baku. The Ministry reports that cost for tender participation is AZN 500. Tender proposals accompanied by a bank guarantee for […]

  • 3 February 2012

    On 24 January 2012 Dutch shipbuilder Damen Shipyards delivered three Cutter Suction Dredgers of its CSD 500 series to the Ministry of Emergency Situations (MES) in Azerbaijan. After delivery, President Ilham Aliyev and Minister of Emergency Situations Kamaladdin Heydarov examined the dredgers at the premises of the Yacht Club in Baku. Damen representatives briefed the […]

  • 25 January 2012
    Equipment, Technology

    To avoid a repetition of the events that occurred as a result of the Kura River bursting its banks and in accordance with a presidential decree, the Ministry for Emergency Situations has delivered to Baku suction dredgers CSD-500 manufactured by Damen (Netherlands), as well as tugs, supply vessels and a research boat made in the […]

  • 25 October 2011

    Transport Ministry of Azerbaijan is preparing for construction of new road, which will conjoin Baku Int’l Sea Trade Port and Baku-Alat motor… (news) [mappress] Source: news, October 25, 2011

  • 12 August 2011

    Board founded for the management of new seaport in Baku, Azerbaijan. Transport Ministry’s Baku International Sea Trade Port currently under construction… (porttechnology) [mappress] Source: porttechnology, August 12, 2011

  • 4 May 2011

    Last Saturday, personnel from the headquarters of civil society “Kura” inspected the delta of the Kura River and found a threat of new flood… (azerireport) [mappress] Source: azerireport, May 4, 2011;

  • 22 February 2011

      Van Oord signed a contract with the Ministry of Transport of Azerbaijan for the new Baku International Sea Trade Port in the Alat settlement in Azerbaijan. The dredging will be executed within 2 years’ time. The project consists of dredging a navigation channel which will be 7 kilometres long and 160 metres wide and […]

  • 18 February 2011

    The Dutch company Van Oord BV will conduct dredging in the area of water where a new international sea trade port will be situated in the… (today) [mappress] Source: today, February 18, 2011;

  • 3 November 2010

    Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev took part in the foundation laying of the new Baku International Sea Trade Port Complex in Alat … (trend) [mappress] Source: trend, November 4, 2010;

  • 23 July 2010

    Today’s discussion of the environmental impact assessment (EIA) of the project of new Baku International Sea Trade Port in Alat settlement… (abc) [mappress] Source: abc, July 24, 2010;

  • 16 May 2010

    SOCAR’s dredging ship company will begin to work on clearing the channel, located in the delta of the Kura River in Neftchala region May 16,… [mappress] Source: trend,May 17, 2010;

  • 12 May 2010

    Azerbaijan, Baku: The water level in the lower reaches of the Kur river has decreased by 20 centimeters as a result of work carried out by… [mappress] Source: en.trend, May 12, 2010;

  • 22 April 2010

    Coordination of feasibility study of the project of construction of new Baku International Sea Trade Port Complex to be located in Alat settlement in 40 km south of Baku has been finished. The Azerbaijani government says that readiness of technical documentation enables to begin works on port construction… [mappress] Source:abc,April 22,2010;

  • 8 April 2010

    Consultancy Royal Haskoning has provided an update on the proposed development of a new port at Baku in Azerbaijan, and says dredging work there should commence later this year… [mappress] Source:worldnews,April 8,2010;

  • 8 February 2010
    Project & Tenders

    Preliminary construction work on a new commercial seaport south of Baku will begin in April, now that the blueprint has been completed. mappress] Source:, February 8, 2010

  • 12 December 2019
    Business & Finance

    The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers’ Marine Design Center is managing the procurement of a dredge for the nation of Azerbaijan, as part of a broader U.S. Department of Defense program to enhance Azerbaijan’s maritime security. The dredge will enable the Coast Guard of the State Border Service to operate its fleet of vessels and […]

  • 25 October 2017
    Business & Finance

    Works on the new pier at the Kuryk Port, Kazakhstan, are progressing as scheduled, according to the port officials.  “Currently, a new pier is being constructed on the port territory, which will open new opportunities for vessels intended for the transport of automotive equipment (Ro-Ro/Ro-Pax),” the port said. The port also added that the works on […]

  • 24 May 2017
    Business & Finance

    Dredging vessel “Akhtubinsk” with a deadweight of 415 tons, length of 74 meters and width of 13 meters, is being repaired at the “Zigh” Ship repair yard in Baku, Azerbaijan. According to the company, a number of repairs are being carried out including overhaul of the main engine and fuel devices, cooling pumps, water cooler, pipe compressors, auxiliary […]