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  • 4 March 2011

    The government will implement a massive dredging project to increase navigability of the country’s major rivers, the water resource…   (bdnews24) [mappress] Source: bdnews24, March 4, 2011    

  • 12 June 2010

    Finance Minister Abul Maal Abdul Muhith on Thursday said the government has taken an integrated dredging programme to increase the… [mappress] Source: nation, June 12, 2010;

  • 4 July 2010

    The Shipping Ministry has undertaken a plan involving Taka 11.06 billion (1,106 crore) for increasing ship-handling facilities at Mongla … [mappress] Source: thefinancialexpress, July 4, 2010;

  • 21 March 2012

      As The Daily Star reports, Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Wednesday called upon the owners of launches and ships, port and ghat authorities and the passengers to remain vigilant about excess passengers on board as a means to avert accidents. The Prime Minister also presented various government steps for maintaining the navigability of river […]

  • 17 February 2019
    Business & Finance

    Dredging Today brings you an overview of the most popular stories from the past week (February 11-17, 2019).   NMDC, Ravestein Ink Deal for New Backhoe Dredger National Marine Dredging Company (NMDC) and Ravestein B.V. from the Netherlands have just signed a contract to design, construct, commission, trial and deliver new backhoe dredger to the UAE based […]

  • 31 December 2017
    Business & Finance, Project & Tenders

    Dredging Today brings you an overview of the most popular stories from the past week (December 25-31, 2017).   Dredging Underway at the Royal Phuket Marina The Royal Phuket Marina has just announced that the maintenance dredging project inside the marina is now complete. At the same time, the Marine Department also announced that the long-awaited dredging of Kohkaew channel […]

  • 19 April 2013

    Mongla Port Authority has invited bidders to submit their offers for the dredging program in the Pussur Channel area. The main works under the contract include dredging of 6 areas in the Pussur Channel harbour. These areas are: – Sabur beacon turning ground, – jetty channel, – jetty head, – confluence channel, – mooring buoy […]

  • 18 January 2012

    The work of a pilot project to dredge some 20-kilometre area under the government’s mega plan to protect the navigability of the rivers …   (bdnews24) [mappress] Source: bdnews24, January 18, 2012;

  • 30 March 2010
    Project & Tenders

    The dredging of Pashur channel near Mongla Port will begin soon involving Tk 100 crore with a view to easing vessel movement around the port channel. Sourcess aid that 13 kilometres long Pashur channel from the port’s jetty to Dakkhin Harbaria will be dredged. [mappress] Source: The New Nation: March 31, 2010

  • 23 February 2012

    Beginning of 2012 VOSTA LMG and APT Global Marine Services LLC have signed an agreement for co-operation in the field of Dredger construction, manufacture of components and servicing of dredger vessels operating in the Middle East, North African (MENA) region. VOSTA LMG is a well experienced technical provider in the dredging industry and with excellent […]

  • 9 October 2011

    Fund crunch has put a question mark on the future of the Tk 22-billion river dredging project. Included in the annual development programme… (thefinancialexpress-bd) [mappress] Source: thefinancialexpress-bd, October 9, 2011;

  • 17 November 2009
    Project & Tenders

    The foundation stone of the much-talked-about Sonadia deep-sea port will be laid in December 2010… Source: The New Nation, November 17, 2009

  • 18 May 2010

    The government has taken up a number of projects to upgrade the infrastructure and other relevant facilities of Chittagong and Mongla… [mappress] Source: thefinancialexpress,May 19, 2010;

  • 4 February 2010
    Project & Tenders

    The capital dredging of the river Karnaphuli and construction of its 2.5km marine driveway with bank protection wall along the city side are likely to begin soon, sources said. [mappress] Source: The Daily Star, February 4, 2010;

  • 9 November 2009

    Commerce Minister Faruk Khan urged the Danish businesspeople to invest in dredging sector, as presently the country requires many dredgers to maintain its rivers’ navigability… Source: The Daily Star, November 9, 2009;

  • 5 May 2011

    Dhaka has sent to New Delhi detailed proposals for 15 projects to be financed by the $1-billion Line of Credit that India offered to Banglad… (bdnews24) [mappress] Source: bdnews24, May 5, 2011;

  • 8 October 2010

    Some 11 international firms have applied for pre-qualification (PQ) seeking the job of river training for the multi-billion-dollar Padma … (thefinancialexpress) [mappress] Source: thefinancialexpress, October 8, 2010;

  • 9 October 2016
    Business & Finance, Vessels

    Dredging Today brings you an overview of the most popular stories from the past week (October 3-9, 2016).   Peterhead Contract for Boskalis and McLaughlin & Harvey JV A joint venture partnership between Boskalis Westminster N.V. and McLaughlin & Harvey has won a contract for the £30 million inner Peterhead harbor redevelopment project – Peterhead […]

  • 14 February 2010

    The government has chalked out a Tk 12,000 crore project for dredging more than 300 rivers within the next eight years, as the length of navigable waterways in the country nearly halved in just two decades. [mappress] Source: The Daily Star, February 15, 2010

  • 25 May 2016
    Business & Finance

    A memorandum of understanding (MoU) for the Payra Port Development Project was signed today between the Payra Port Authority (PPA) and Jan De Nul. Under the agreement, Jan De Nul will conduct major capital dredging and civil engineering work on about 35 nautical miles in Rabnabad channel in Kalapara of Patuakhali. Bangladeshi Shipping Minister, Shajahan Khan, […]

  • 28 December 2011

    The cargo handling of Chittagong Port has gone into full-fledged automation as Prime Minister​ Sheikh Hasina​ yesterday inaugurated the …   (thefinancialexpress-bd) [mappress] Source: thefinancialexpress-bd, December 28, 2011; Image:

  • 2 December 2010

    Malaysian company ‘Maritime and Dredging Corporation’ has offered the lowest price of Tk 2.30 billion in the tender for the ‘capital … (bdnews24) [mappress] Source: bdnews24, December 2, 2010;

  • 21 February 2012

    On Sunday, Shipping minister Shajahan Khan formally inaugurated night navigation at the Paturia-Baghabari river route to facilitate more passenger services and transportation of goods, officials said. “The present government has given importance to develop the country’s river routes and conserve them,” said Khan. The BIWTA has finished the Paturia-Baghabari river route dredging (about 50 kilometres) […]

  • 8 February 2012
    Equipment, Technology, Vessels

    Ellicott Dredges, LLC had a record-breaking Q4 of 2011, and a full year 2011. In fact over just the last 40 days of the year, the Ellicott team successfully shipped over a dozen new dredges to 7 different countries, including to every inhabited continent, setting an industry record. For the full year Ellicott made deliveries […]

  • 5 May 2011

    Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina today urged the businessmen to participate in the nation building activities through private-public partnership… (thefinancialexpress-bd) [mappress] Source: thefinancialexpress-bd, May 5, 2011;

  • 8 April 2010

    The government on Tuesday approved seven projects, including capital dredging of country’s river system and Buriganga river restoration, involving Taka 2,840 crore… [mappress] Source:ittefaq,April 8,2010;