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  • 10 January 2011

    A Navy plan to dredge dozens of acres of coral to make way for a new aircraft carrier berth on the small U.S. Pacific territory of Guam … BY AUDREY McAVOY (staradvertiser) [mappress] Source: staradvertiser, January 10, 2011;

  • 29 March 2017
    Business & Finance

    Col. Peter Helmlinger, commander of the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, South Pacific Division, met recently with the mayors and other public officials of two coastal communities to discuss a proposed $174 million coastal storm damage reduction project. Encinitas Mayor Catherine Blakespear and Solana Beach Mayor Mike Nichols hosted Col. Helmlinger and Col. Kirk Gibbs, […]

  • 16 January 2012

    A recent study of Jupiter Island​ beaches concludes countywide replenishment efforts there did not meet goals established by the St. …   By Jim Mayfield (tcpalm) [mappress] Source: tcpalm , January 16, 2012;

  • 12 July 2010

    Fargo-Moorhead officials are lobbying hard for federal funding for a Red River diversion project. The goal is to get the $1.4 billion … by Dan Gunderson [mappress] Source: minnesota.publicradio, July 12, 2010;

  • 6 July 2020
    Infrastructure, Vessels

    Faasse Dredging BV has converted the former freighter “MS Mandeo” into the trailing suction hopper dredger “Schenge”. At the end of June, the “Schenge” successfully completed its first dredging work. For the conversion of the “Schenge”, the Faasse Groep has contracted Holland Shipyards Group and Bakker Sliedrecht. The engineering and production of the dredging system […]

  • 9 July 2020
    Infrastructure, Ports & Logistics

    The Port Authority of Rijeka, Croatia, has signed a contract for the execution of works within the project “Improvement of infrastructure in the port of Rijeka – dredging of the south berth at Adriatic Gate Container Terminal (POR2CORE-AGCT dredging). The contract includes works on dredging the seabed in the length of 100 m along the […]

  • 21 March 2019
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Technology

    Following the recent and successful introduction of several machines in Europe, Kobelco Construction Machinery Europe B.V. (KCME) is preparing to launch its largest excavator yet. The Kobelco SK850LC-10E is the latest addition to the Japanese manufacturer’s proven Generation 10 range and will make its European debut at BAUMA on 8-15 April. Commenting on the introduction […]

  • 6 January 2014
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Technology

    Casting aside the agendas of politicians and activists, the true, long term implications of dredging spoil material along the Queensland coast are difficult to calculate, announced marineconservation.org. Industry has breathed life into the once-quiet town of Gladstone in the form of booming economic activity, employment and high-visibility wear. When Gladstone Harbour was subject to dredging in […]

  • 24 April 2014
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Technology

    The Florida Department of Environmental Protection engaged local governments, scientists, environmentalists, agricultural operators and other stakeholders yesterday in the first meeting designed to develop a restoration plan for Kings Bay. The department has already adopted water quality restoration goals to address nutrient pollution in Kings Bay and five of its springs. Establishing these goals allowed […]

  • 22 May 2015
    Business & Finance, Project & Tenders

    Dredging operations at the Murray Mouth, which began on January 9th, are in full swing and on track for completion this summer. The dredgers, currently operating in the Tauwitchere and Goolwa Channels, have so far removed over 417,000 cubic meters of sand. The Murray Mouth dredging project is designed to remove accumulated sand from the mouth and the two channels. The […]

  • 22 June 2020
    Environment

    Dredging is essential for the maintenance and development of ports, harbours and waterways to allow for safe navigation, remediation and flood management. The process, which relocates large volumes of sediment, can be accompanied by the release of suspended sediments into the water column referred to as sediment plumes. In its summer issue of the Terra […]

  • 3 February 2012
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Technology

    Shell Global Solutions has listed the LIQUIDYNE pump shaft seal as best practice for use with its cooling water pumps worldwide. The LIQUIDYNE is also now included in Shell’s TAMAP (Technically Accepted Manufacturers and Products) list. IHC Lagersmit, part of IHC Merwede, specialises in sealing solutions for rotating shafts on ships, pumps, tidal turbines and […]

  • 31 May 2017
    Business & Finance, Project & Tenders

    Dredging and water construction work on the coast of Hanhikivi headland continues after the winter break, reports Finish company Fennovoima. The work, contracted by Titan-2, which is the main contractor of the plant supplier RAOS Project, is being carried out by Terramare Oy. According to the report, Terramare continues the dredging and water construction work of […]

  • 1 April 2011

    Black ooze is coating one of WA’s most popular beaches because dredging spoil from the Port Mandurah canals is being pumped directly into…   BY JANE HAMMOND (news) [mappress] Source: news, April 1, 2011    

  • 17 August 2010

    Just leave it alone. If you tinker too much, it could trigger a radioactive disaster. Senator BJ Cruz says scraping the coral off the … By Jeff Marchesseault (guamnewswatch) [mappress] Source: guamnewswatch, August 18, 2010;

  • 22 June 2018
    Business & Finance

    The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Baltimore District, marked the completion of two major milestones as part of the Army Corps navigation improvement project at Rhodes Point during a ceremony at the Somers Cove Marina in Crisfield June 21. The projects were conducted in coordination with the Maryland Department of Natural Resources; Somerset County; Maryland […]

  • 1 December 2011

    Cape Coral has a database residents can use to identify canals most in need of dredging in the city’s southeast quarter…   By Don Ruane (news-press) [mappress] Source: news-press, December 1, 2011; Image: dredge

  • 27 January 2012

    Auckland Council is denying it deliberately kept expansion plans for the city’s port from the public, as users fear what it will do to their…   (tvnz) [mappress] Source: tvnz, January 27, 2012; Image: poal

  • 10 February 2011

    In a discussion on Fredericksburg’s policy goals for the next two years, City Manager Beverly Cameron says a push to dredge silt from the… By Michael Theis (fredericksburg) [mappress] Source: fredericksburg, February 10, 2011;

  • 29 March 2012

    According to hawaiinewsnow.com, a South swell expected to hit Oahu, is causing another delay in the Waikiki Beach sand replenishment project. The barge moored offshore that had been pumping sand from underwater deposits back to the beach has been moved to a safe haven until the big surf comes and goes. The project goal is […]

  • 3 July 2017
    Business & Finance

    The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, St. Louis District, welcomed a new commanding officer during a Change of Command ceremony last week at the St. Louis City Center Hotel. Col. Bryan K. Sizemore succeeded Col. Anthony P. Mitchell as District Engineer in the Change of Command ceremony, Maj. Gen. Michael C. Wehr, commander of the […]

  • 1 April 2014

    The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers and the South Florida Water Management District — the two implementing agencies of the Comprehensive Everglades Restoration Plan (CERP) — announce publication of the draft 2014 System Status Report (SSR), a comprehensive report evaluating monitoring data within the Everglades ecosystem. Three informational meetings, with webcasting, are scheduled in April […]

  • 10 May 2018
    Business & Finance, Project & Tenders

    Great progress has been made with the emergency repairs of the Southsea Common promenade, reports the Southsea Coastal Scheme. “We’ve have placed the concrete behind the sheet piles, which consisted of 44m³ (100t) of reinforced material. This has been placed at a level beneath the existing promenade level to allow Colas to resurface and reinstate the […]

  • 15 July 2020
    Infrastructure

    The next public meeting regarding the White Rock Lake Dredging Feasibility Study will be hosted virtually on July 16, 2020 at 6:00 p.m. informs Dallas City Council District 9. At the meeting, City staff and the consultant will provide a brief recap of previous meetings, provide the findings of the White Rock Lake Dredging Feasibility […]

  • 4 September 2014
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Technology

    The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, New Orleans District, created approximately 850 acres of wetlands in 2014 through the beneficial placement of approximately 60 percent of the material dredged from Southwest Pass of the Mississippi River. “With Louisiana continuing to lose its coastal wetlands, the Corps established new goals for maximizing the amount of dredged […]

  • 8 December 2014
    Business & Finance

    The Mohican River watershed in north-central Ohio is in good condition, according to an Ohio EPA draft water quality report about the watershed. The Agency is accepting comments on the draft report until January 5, 2015. Stream data was collected throughout the watershed in 2007. The draft report includes conclusions from the data analysis and […]