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  • 15 May 2020
    Business & Finance

    The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Jacksonville District has opened public comment on the Draft Environmental Assessment (EA) and Proposed Finding of No Significant Impact (FONSI) regarding construction of features of the Picayune Strand Restoration Project (PSRP). The PSRP Draft EA and Proposed FONSI addresses the construction of design refinements for the Southwest Protection Feature […]

  • 6 November 2018
    Business & Finance

    Royal Caribbean reported on its blog yesterday that Jan De Nul Group has begun dredging work at CocoCay in the Bahamas, signaling the start of a pivotal milestone in creating a pier for ships to dock. According to the company, the project includes dredging of the coral basin around the island and the installation of […]

  • 12 July 2017
    Business & Finance

    The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Jacksonville District, recently completed a construction contract laying the groundwork to reestablish freshwater flow to Biscayne Bay as part of ongoing efforts to restore America’s Everglades. The Corps completed construction on the L-31E Flow-way Culverts S-712A and S-712B on June 29, 2017, two weeks ahead of schedule. The nearly […]

  • 3 October 2016
    Business & Finance, Project & Tenders

    The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Jacksonville District has awarded a construction contract that will help to restore critical water flow to Biscayne Bay as part of its ongoing efforts to restore America’s Everglades. USACE awarded the construction contract for the L-31E Flow Way Culverts 712A and 712B to Sweat, LLC from Orange Park, Florida on […]

  • 25 July 2016
    Business & Finance, Project & Tenders

    International engineering firm Royal HaskoningDHV has been appointed by the Cayman Islands Central Tenders Committee to provide civil engineering consultancy services for the proposed George Town cruise berthing facility. The company won the bid to undertake civil engineering design works, which will assist with determining the cost of the piers to achieve the least possible environmental impact. […]

  • 29 October 2015
    Business & Finance

    Cayman Islands Government has approved a $150 million new cruise ship port plan, reported Office of the Premier Alden McLaughlin yesterday. According to McLaughlin, the Cabinet on Wednesday formally approved the cruise berthing facility recommendations regarding project delivery, making room for the next phase. He acknowledged potential environmental risks associated with the project, because of the dredging of the coral and dive […]

  • 12 May 2015
    Business & Finance

    The Provincial Government of Nueva Vizcaya is expected to pour in funds for the implementation of various flood control projects, waterways dredging and construction and improvement of bridges in the province, announced PIA. Evaliza Agamata, provincial disaster risk reduction and management coordinator, said this will be included in the budget of the Provincial Disaster Risk Reduction […]

  • 4 May 2015
    Business & Finance

    The Florida Department of Environmental Protection has authorized the South Florida Water Management District (SFWMD) to continue the next phase of the Picayune Strand Restoration Project (PSRP), which will restore historic water flow and enhance wetlands in the western Everglades. The PSRP is a project component of the Comprehensive Everglades Restoration Plan, commonly called CERP. […]

  • 20 November 2014
    Business & Finance

    The Environmental Assessment for design refinements to the Picayune Strand Restoration Project, an Everglades restoration project in Collier County, Florida, is now available for public and agency review. Comments will be accepted through December 22, 2014. During the detailed project design for the Picayune Strand Restoration Project, it was determined that refinements needed to be […]

  • 24 October 2014
    Business & Finance, Project & Tenders

    The Florida Department of Environmental Protection has committed $425,000 to the city of Aventura for a restoration project to reduce pollutants reaching the northern portion of Biscayne Bay. The project will connect two storm sewer networks to reduce flooding in the area and will also install exfiltration trenches — a treatment technology that reduces pollutant […]

  • 8 September 2014
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Technology

    New York State Canal Corporation announced that environmental dredging will be occurring between navigation markers R “90” and G “97” on the Cayuga-Seneca Canal in Waterloo starting on Monday, September 15th through the end of the 2014 navigation season. During the first phase of dredging, the north half of this section of the channel will […]

  • 23 May 2014
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Technology

    A leading dive hotelier in Cayman told a local TV station there Wednesday that Cayman officials and dive business operators were looking at Bimini in the Bahamas as an example of what not to do in pitting protection of fragile marine life and coral reefs against mass development. Keith Sahm, General Manager of the world-famous […]

  • 10 June 2013

    Details of the developer to undertake work on the Caymanas Economic Zone and other facilities in St. Catherine associated with the Global Logistics Hub initiative, are expected to be announced within the next few weeks. Industry, Investment and Commerce Minister, Hon. Anthony Hylton, whose Ministry is spearheading the project, made the disclosure while addressing the […]

  • 10 April 2013
    Business & Finance

    The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has finalized a plan to address contaminated ground water at the Cayuga County Ground Water Contamination Superfund site in Cayuga County, New York. Ground water at the site is contaminated with volatile organic compounds, which can cause serious damage to people’s health and the environment. The EPA held a public […]

  • 27 March 2013

    A government expert said siltation at the mouth of the Cayanga River in San Fabian town has reached an alarming level causing the formation of two islets and impeding river flow. Jose Lignes Jr., senior geologist at the Mines and Geosciences Bureau in the Ilocos Region, said the river needs immediate dredging as several towns […]

  • 23 February 2012

    U.S. Army Corps of Engineers will soon commence a $15.8 million beach renourishment project between Key Biscayne and Miami Beach. The first phase of the beach restoration is set to start in the last week of February and it will include dredging of approximately 250,000 cubic yards of sand from a borrow pit off Key […]

  • 10 January 2012

    A coastal works application made by a Dart owned company to dredge two canals in land at Vista Norte in the West Bay area will have an …   (caymannewsservice) [mappress] Source: caymannewsservice, January 10, 2012; Image: doe

  • 20 December 2011

    The Arawak Cay Port development is about three months behind its original construction schedule, its chief executive explaining that issues…   By NATARIO McKENZIE (tribune242) [mappress] Source: tribune242, December 20, 2011;

  • 20 December 2011

    Dredging on a massive scale would be required to bring about a cruise ship docking facility in Red Bay, architect Burns Conolly said…   By Patrick Brendel (compasscayman) [mappress] Source: compasscayman, December 20, 2011;

  • 1 December 2011

    A program on results of research showing how Cayuga Inlet wetlands might be restored was presented yesterday by the Tompkins County Environmental Management Council. “Cayuga Inlet Dredge Material: Opportunities for Restoring Ecosystem Functions and Services” took place at 7 to 9 p.m. yesterday in the Borg Warner Room of the Tompkins County Public Library, 101 […]

  • 18 November 2011

    Key Biscayne leaders will meet at 7 p.m. Tuesday at Village Hall to get more information about the “Deep Dredge” project that will make the…   By Tania Valdemoro (miamiherald) [mappress] Source: miamiherald, November 18, 2011;

  • 18 November 2011

    The latest proposed plans for the George Town cruise port facilities are likely to create massive traffic problems in the downtown area …   (caymannewsservice) [mappress] Source: caymannewsservice, November 18, 2011;

  • 4 November 2011

    Every fall, students in Restoration Ecology (HORT 4400) take on a real-world project in the local community, working together to gather data… (cornell) [mappress] Source: cornell, November 4, 2011

  • 17 August 2011

    The CMA CGM Group announced the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) for the operation, equipment and expansion of the Gordon Cay Container Terminal in the Jamaican port of Kingston, for a minimum period of 35 years. The project to develop the terminal will be based on the existing facilities. Signed on 4 August […]

  • 12 August 2011

    ARAWAK Port Development (APD) CEO Mike Maura said yesterday it is expected the new Arawak Cay Port will be fully operational by the end… (tribune242) [mappress] Source: tribune242, August 12, 2011

  • 20 June 2011

    The Cayman Islands Tourism Association has taken a position to oppose the proposed East End Seaport after consulting with its membership and… (compasscayman) [mappress] Source: compasscayman, June 20, 2011

  • 14 June 2011

    Billboards opposing the proposal by Joseph Imparato to develop a sea port, or as those against the project believe it to be ‘the mega… (caymannewsservice) [mappress] Source: caymannewsservice, June 14, 2011

  • 13 June 2011

    The man who proposes to build a 1,500-acre seaport west of East End said Thursday he intended to put his proposal to Government “in the… By Carol Winker (compasscayman) [mappress] Source: compasscayman, June 13, 2011

  • 7 June 2011

    A Philippine project to reclaim more land on the white-sand island resort of Boracay, one of the country’s top tourist draws, has been… (news) [mappress] Source: news, June 7, 2011