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  • 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 […]

  • 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

  • 12 May 2011

    The Cayman Islands government is set to sign a memorandum of understanding with a Chinese company that will dredge a channel in the North So… (thetriton) [mappress] Source: thetriton, May 12, 2011;

  • 16 March 2011

    After recovering from Hurricane Ivan’s damage and the recessionary tourism slowdown, Grand Cayman hit the ground running in 2011 when… (allatsea) [mappress] Source: allatsea, March 16, 2011    

  • 31 July 2016
    Business & Finance, Project & Tenders

    Dredging Today brings you an overview of the most popular stories from the past week (July 25-31, 2016).   Royal HaskoningDHV to Design Cayman Islands Cruise Berthing Facility 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 […]

  • 7 February 2017
    Business & Finance

    Royal HaskoningDHV has been shortlisted for the Mersey Maritime Industry Awards in the Business of the Year, Rising Star and Global Reach categories. This success marks a year of significant growth for the company’s maritime business, with Royal HaskoningDHV’s Liverpool office being designated it’s ‘center of excellence’ for passenger and vehicle terminal designs. The company […]

  • 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 […]

  • 10 February 2017
    Business & Finance

    Dart Real Estate has submitted a coastal works application for partial removal of beachrock immediately offshore the area north of Kimpton Seafire and Tiki Beach on Cayman Islands. This site has been identified as the preferred location for a five-star resort and residences, Dart said in its release. The rationale for the proposed shoreline improvements […]

  • 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

    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;

  • 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

  • 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

  • 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;

  • 1 May 2013

    DPW Sokhna had the privilege of participating in the 1st Mediterranean ports 2013 conference and exhibition which was held in Alexandria on 23-24 April 2013, including the presence of more than 300 executives and decision makers of the important global ports, shipping companies, cargo owners, shipping lines, logistic services companies, ports operating companies, rail ways […]

  • 22 July 2019
    Business & Finance

    Defend H2O, a Sag Harbor-based environmental group, said in its latest release that they plan to sue the Town of Brookhaven, Suffolk County and other entities over a dredging project on the environmentally sensitive Carmans River. Defend H2O has provided formal Notice of Intent to Sue the Town of Brookhaven, Suffolk County, Central Pine Barrens […]

  • 13 May 2011

    Minister of Agriculture and Land Reclamation Ayman Farid Abu Hadid has announced an agreement with Sudan involving the allocation of 1.25 mi… (almasryalyoum) [mappress] Source: almasryalyoum, May 13, 2011;

  • 30 January 2014
    Business & Finance

    The most technically challenging phase of the Darwin Harbour dredging program is wrapped up, INPEX announced. This stage of dredging included the removal of tough rock at Walker Shoal, reports abc.net.au. “Walker Shoal was a large, if I could use layman’s terms, hill on the seabed, that was positioned virtually in front of East Arm […]

  • 18 June 2010

    Crews will dredge thousands of cubic yards of sediment from a Colorado reservoir, the legacy of the 2002 Hayman wildfire that stripped…   [mappress] Source: washingtonexaminer, June 18, 2010;

  • 22 April 2011

    Pine Barrens Society executive director Richard Amper, who was a member of the Brookhaven Town’s Carmans River study group, gave… By Jennifer Gustavson (northshoresun) [mappress] Source: northshoresun, April 22, 2011  

  • 2 February 2015
    Business & Finance

    Supervisor Ed Romaine and Councilwoman Connie Kepert met with Senator Ken LaValle on January 29 at the historic Swezey Avey House in Yaphank to thank him for securing a $1.1 million New York State grant for additional work at Lower and Upper Yaphank Lakes. In 2013, the Town completed dredging of Upper Yaphank Lake in an […]

  • 31 May 2018
    Business & Finance

    The Fraser Coast Regional Council announced earlier this week that the beach nourishment works have begun at the Hervey Bay. According to the Council, the sand pushing and beach nourishment work started this week on Hervey Bay beaches between Beach Road and Dayman Park. “As part of the project sand is being removed from the mouth […]

  • 1 March 2012

    Minister of Industry, Investment and Commerce, Hon. Anthony Hylton, has announced a package of investment projects for the development of the country’s shipping and logistics industry. Mr. Hylton stated that the investment opportunity is “considerable” and involves a number of projects that have the potential to transform the country’s economic landscape. These comprise dredging of […]

  • 22 November 2012
    Business & Finance

    A recent World Bank report ranked Kuwait in 36th place out of 155 countries in terms of the movement of goods and services through its ports, but traffic congestion at existing locations has prompted significant investment into new facilities in order to capitalise on commercial potential and secure gateway status for the Northern Gulf region. […]

  • 2 November 2017
    Business & Finance

    Adm. Ayman Saleh, Chairman of Damietta Port Authority (DPA), received yesterday Dr. Abdelazeem Mohamed, Chairman of River Transport Authority, Egypt (RTA), together with a delegation from Deltares Institute, The Netherlands. The meeting was aimed to discuss possible ways of cooperation between the two sides. Adm. Saleh made a presentation about Damietta Port (DP), exploring available […]

  • 29 March 2011

      The World Ports and Trade Summit 2011 today opened at the Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Centre. The summit will address challenges, trends and opportunities emerging from the current macro-economic outlook to help provide a clearer picture of the industry’s recovery schedule. More than 40 international maritime business leaders and experts, including senior figures from international […]