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  • 23 February 2018
    Business & Finance, Project & Tenders

    A new phase of ground investigation works for the Southsea Coastal Scheme will begin on Monday, 26 February, reports the Eastern Solent Coastal Partnership (ESCP). The main program of ground investigation work took place throughout autumn 2017, however there are some areas along the seafront that need additional testing during February and March. According to […]

  • 19 September 2016
    Business & Finance

    Initial ground investigation work for the Lowestoft Flood Risk Management Project started last week, according to the Suffolk Coastal District Council. The work is being undertaken by Balfour Beatty on behalf of Waveney District Council, Suffolk County Council, the Environment Agency, Anglian Water and other organizations who are working closely together to reduce flooding in the […]

  • 9 June 2015
    Business & Finance

    The latest major part of a project to improve sea defenses in Lyme Regis has been completed. Phase IV, a £19.5 million plan, has focused on protecting homes, roads and infrastructure on the eastern side of the town from coastal erosion and landslips. To mark its official opening, a ceremony will be held at 11am […]

  • 29 May 2018
    Business & Finance, Project & Tenders

    The official opening of the £63 million Rossall Coastal Protection Scheme is set to take place on June 1st, reports the Environment Agency. The Wyre Council, together with the main contractor Balfour Beatty, has been replacing two kilometers of sea defenses, from Rossall Hospital to Rossall Point, in the coastal defense scheme that will protect 7,500 properties […]

  • 19 March 2018
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Technology

    HR Wallingford, an independent civil engineering and environmental hydraulics organization, has just released a very interesting article named “Developing a new tool to optimize sea wall design”. Sea walls are designed to protect people, property and infrastructure from large waves that can occur when a severe storm happens at the same time as a high […]

  • 4 October 2018
    Business & Finance

    Denbighshire County Council, supported by the Welsh Government’s Coastal Risk Management Program, has drawn up plans to install rock armoring and increase the height of the sea wall along the promenade between Splash Point and the slipway adjacent to Rhyl Golf Club. Construction is expected to take 18 months and start during 2019, subject to […]

  • 17 February 2020
    Business & Finance

    VBA’s Lincolnshire Lakes Flood Defense Scheme has been shortlisted for Project of the Year at the Institution of Civil Engineers (ICE) Yorkshire and Humber Awards 2020. The flood defense scheme was designed to increase flood protection for businesses and communities along the banks of the River Trent. Delivered under the Environment Agency’s Water and Environment […]

  • 8 July 2015
    Business & Finance

    West Dorset District Council’s engineers have scooped one of the top awards at a recent ceremony hosted by the Institute of Civil Engineers (ICE) in Bristol. The pioneering Lyme Regis Environmental Improvements Phase IV scheme beat off 14 competitors to take home the ICE South West Major Project of the Year award at the ceremony […]

  • 11 March 2015
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Technology

    A brand new sea defense at Anchorsholme will provide more flood protection to 4,500 homes nearby and local residents are beginning to see how the finished product will look. The new 1km seawall stretches from Little Bispham to Kingsway and has been secured thanks to funding from the Environment Agency and the Department for Environment, […]

  • 28 March 2017
    Business & Finance, Project & Tenders

    Top water experts from Royal HaskoningDHV will present seven papers including the latest innovations in sandscaping and flood resilience at Flood and Coast 2017, 28-30 March at the Telford International Centre, UK. The three-day conference, convened by the Environment Agency, is seen as a key forum for the flood and coastal erosion risk management (FCRM) […]

  • 23 November 2017
    Business & Finance

    Mackley is part way through an 11-week project to improve protection for an Environment Agency asset on the River Thames at Coldharbour on the Isle of Dogs. The Coldharbour Flood Wall Remediation and Foreshore Protection Works are being carried out under a 10-year Environment Agency framework called TEAM2100, which involves looking after the agency’s assets […]

  • 19 February 2013
    Business & Finance

    Peel Ports, the UK’s second largest ports group, is backing the UK’s only Low Carbon and SuperPort University Technical College, which has just entered into its consultation period. The port group hopes that the University Technical College – UTC – which is due to open in 2014, will give young people in the Liverpool City […]

  • 13 July 2018
    Business & Finance

    The Ministry of Transportation and Infrastructure of British Columbia is working on the Kootenay Lake Ferry Dredging Project aimed to improve the route that runs between Balfour and Kootenay Bay across Kootenay Lake. Masse Environmental Consultants was hired by the Ministry to conduct an environmental assessment to support permitting requirements for the Kootenay Lake ferry […]

  • 8 March 2013
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Technology

    In the beauty of the incredible Austrian landscape it is hard to make the link to dredging. For Geluk Dredging it is everyday business. Geluk is a well known contractor for sediments problems in Dams. A steep (15%) curved road near Kühtai brings you to the Längental lake which adorns the landscape at an height […]

  • 23 May 2011

    Alternatives to dumping tonnes of dredged material from the River Tamar into the sea off a Cornish beauty spot are to be examined by a new c… (thisiscornwall) [mappress] Source: thisiscornwall, May 23, 2011;

  • 30 November 2010

    People on Fort Myers Beach are discussing the best way to keep the beach beautiful. There is an upcoming beach renourishment project from… By Sarah Hollenbeck (nbc-2) [mappress] Source: nbc-2, November 30, 2010;

  • 25 March 2010

    ROCHESTER– Despite it’s beauty, a newly formed lake improvement district says there’s an ugly problem lying beneath Lake Zumbro. [mappress] Source:kttc,March 25,2010

  • 27 July 2020
    Infrastructure, Ports & Logistics

    Great Lakes Dredge & Dock Co. recently shared a video of the ongoing Baltimore Harbor maintenance dredging operations. The work is part of the regular maintenance of the multiple channels that go from the mouth of the Chesapeake Bay in Virginia all the way into Baltimore Harbor. Each year, the Maryland Department of Transportation Port […]

  • 12 May 2011

    At first glance, the Pascagoula Inner Harbor is a sight of beauty, with all the big boats and nature surrounding the water. But if you look … By Patrice Clark (wlox) [mappress] Source: wlox, May 12, 2011

  • 8 September 2011

    The Green Lake community has raised more than a quarter-million dollars for a beautiful wharf in Deacon Mills Park…   By Aaron Becker (riponpress) [mappress] Source: riponpress, September 8, 2011;

  • 10 March 2011

    Dumping at sea off a Cornish beauty spot is to continue after a scientific review concluded that the impact was “low level and not…   (thisiscornwall) [mappress] Source: thisiscornwall, March 10, 2011

  • 4 April 2011

    Sunday was a beautiful day on Coquina Beach — it was full of beachgoers, wildlife, and heavy machinery.   By Robert Hahn (baynews9) [mappress] Source: baynews9, April 4, 2011  

  • 2 August 2011

    Green Lake has a unique opportunity — supported by the DNR — to create a beautiful new wharf and lakefront in downtown Green Lake.   (riponpress) [mappress] Source: riponpress, August 2, 2011

  • 23 September 2010

    The beauty of Deer Island is returning as crews work to replace more than 2 million cubic yards of sand to fill in the gap in land caused by… By Leigh Coleman (sunherald) [mappress] Source: sunherald, September 23, 2010;

  • 31 August 2011

    Tuesday was a beautiful day for fishing in New York Harbor, but members of the Army Corps of Engineers were on the hunt for potentially dead… By Tina Redwine (manhattan) [mappress] Source: manhattan, August 31, 2011;

  • 1 February 2011

    A group of Werrington residents have come together in an attempt to save a beauty spot for future generations. Last night (31 January) a … By STEPHEN BRIGGS (peterboroughtoday) [mappress] Source: peterboroughtoday, February 2, 2011;