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  • 20 December 2011

    Port Salerno is about to lose its most dogged muckraker. The hydraulic dredge that’s spent the past 18 months pumping 300,000 cubic yards of…   By CYNTHIA WASHAM (tcpalm) [mappress] Source: tcpalm, December 20, 2011; Image: manateepocketproject

  • 11 July 2012

    Congressman Cedric Richmond introduced the DREDGE Act of 2012-Dredging for Restoration and Economic Development for Global Exports. The bill would give the Army Corps of Engineers the authorization to dredge the Mississippi River to 50 feet so that larger vessels transiting the expanded Panama Canal can access the River. In addition, the bill creates a […]

  • 25 April 2014
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Technology

    The California’s Oceanside Harbor dredging program is currently underway. The dredger is placed at the mouth of the Oceanside Harbor. A slurry of sand and water is pumped onto the beach, where it is moved into place by bulldozers. [mappress] Dredging Today Staff, April 25, 2014

  • 19 May 2011

    An offshore dredge headed to the Outer Banks is expected to start pumping sand onto the Nags Head beach next week, getting the town’s $34 mi… By Rob Morris (outerbanksvoice) [mappress] Source: outerbanksvoice, May 19, 2011;

  • 14 May 2019
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Technology

    A Damen DOP submersible dredge pump was put to the test recently in a lake dredging project in the large nature park Oberspreewald in Eastern Germany. In order to complete the project fast, as wildlife breeding season was approaching, a DOP200 was purchased at the end of February. The DOP200 was attached to and powered […]

  • 25 September 2012
    Vessels

    The Shell Rock River Watershed District officials purchased a 2010 IMS 7012 HP 51-foot Versi dredger for $340,000, along with pumps, piping and other equipment for an additional $435,000. According to albertleatribune.com, the dredging equipment purchased includes piping that sells new for $300,000 and three pumps that sell new for about $125,000 each. Brett Behnke, […]

  • 5 May 2015
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Technology

    Oceaneering International, Inc. will be recognized at the 2015 Offshore Technology Conference (OTC) in Houston this week with the presentation of two Spotlight on New Technology Awards for its Deepwater Pile Dredge and Magna Subsea Inspection System™ products. The awards honor innovative technologies based on broad appeal to the industry, proven capabilities through full-scale application or successful […]

  • 8 February 2016
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Technology, Vessels

    Royal IHC is putting finishing touches on the trailing suction hopper dredger (TSHD) JUN YANG 1. With the deck-house now installed, the JUN YANG 1 is one step closer to delivery, set for the end of July 2016. The vessel, being built for CCCC Guangzhou Dredging Co., Ltd (GDC), is already equipped with two suction tubes, each with […]

  • 23 April 2018
    Business & Finance

    The official website of the eThekwini Municipality, KwaZulu-Natal province of South Africa, has just announced that portions of the North Beach, Dairy Beach, Country Club and Battery Beach will be closed over the next couple of weeks for sand pumping operations. According to the eThekwini, the beaches will be closed to public for approximately 4 weeks. “Beach […]

  • 15 February 2018
    Business & Finance

    The City of Isle of Palms, South Carolina, has just posted the latest update on their beach renourishment project, saying that approximately 674.205 cubic yards of sand have been placed so far, making the project 46% complete.  This major coastal protection scheme, worth $11.8 million, is being undertaken by the Oak Brook based dredging contractor […]

  • 31 May 2012

    The head of the state Department of Environmental Conservation will visit Onondaga Lake today to mark the start later this summer of a long-planned dredging project. According to syracuse.com, DEC Commissioner Joe Martens will be joined by Doug Garbarini, chief of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s Superfund program for New York, Mayor Stephanie Miner, Honeywell […]

  • 12 September 2014
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Technology

    Historically, mining processes with poor recovery rates have resulted in tailings with significant amounts of recoverable material. The extraction of this material can be achieved using dredges. There are several factors that justify the extraction and re-processing of tailings: – Tailings require fewer resources when compared to conventional mining. For example, a dredge can – […]

  • 27 November 2014
    Business & Finance

    Significant progress has been made over the first few months on a £36 million scheme to improve coastal defenses between Holland-on-Sea and Clacton. The main contractor for the scheme is VBA Joint Venture Limited, with the project being managed by Mott MacDonald. This video shows the start of the full beach recharge for phase one […]

  • 17 February 2011

    Taxpayers townwide will share financial responsibility for pumping sand onto the beach under another new funding plan informally endorsed… By Rob Morris (outerbanksvoice) [mappress] Source: outerbanksvoice, February 17, 2011;

  • 1 May 2013
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Technology, Vessels

    Comfortable, reliable, competitive. Dragflow, a world player in solid pumping solutions, announces the complete restyling of its dredges: a technical initiative to improve design, working conditions and process monitoring, building on our traditional strengths: pumping high solid concentrations, working at high depth and operating costs among the lowest on the market. In the new dredge […]

  • 14 August 2018
    Business & Finance, Vessels

    Crews have been granted permission by the U.S. Army Corps of Army Engineers to begin dredging on the Ponce de Leon Inlet, making it more secure for anglers to navigate. In addition, the dredging will offer additional beach nourishment for the nearby coastline. The Inlet itself has not been maintained to this extent in over ten years according to […]

  • 10 March 2015
    Business & Finance, Project & Tenders, Vessels

    Kuwait National Petroleum Company (KNPC) is building one of the largest oil refining plants in the world. The refinery will be constructed on land reclaimed by Van Oord in ‘sabkha area’, a salt plain near the coast some 30 kilometers north of the Saudi border. The project involves dredging and reclaiming 65 million cubic meters of […]

  • 26 November 2019
    Business & Finance

    Bayside Council (NSW) is undertaking a beach nourishment project to replace 28,000m³ of sand within Ramsgate Baths with sand sourced from Sandringham Bay, Dolls Point. According to the Council, machinery installed at Sandringham Bay is pumping sand along the Cook Park foreshore via a temporary pipeline where it will be used to repair the beach […]

  • 25 April 2018
    Business & Finance, Project & Tenders

    Rijkswaterstaat and Levvel – a consortium comprising Van Oord, BAM, and Rebel –  have presented the Afsluitdijk project designs to the media and to a large group of stakeholders who have been closely involved in planning in the past few years. Innovative concrete blocks, natural discharge if possible, pumping if necessary, an opening for a fish […]

  • 16 August 2019
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Technology, Vessels

    ROHR-IDRECO Dredge Systems successfully completed the commissioning of a new dredger for their client in Bonita Springs, Florida, earlier this week. The dredger is equipped with an IDP 450 pump powered by a 750 kW energy efficient permanent magnet underwater motor. Max. suction depth is 30 meters, said ROHR-IDRECO in its release. As a special […]

  • 1 March 2019
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Technology

    From the collaboration between Dragflow (an Italian manufacturer of dredging equipment) and Gerotto Federico S.R.L. (a company specializing in the design and production of Mini Excavator robots and in work with suction excavators) a new dredging tool is born: The Bull – ROV (Remote Operated Vehicle) equipped with heavy duty pumps. “This is an important step to complete the range of […]

  • 30 May 2013

    The Bangkok Metropolitan Administration (BMA) plans to install additional water pumps and construct a flood drainage tunnel on Sri Nakarin Road, which is one of the flood-prone areas of the capital. Bangkok Governor MR Sukhumbhand Paribatra said that as Sri Nakarin Road has experienced severe flooding during the past few years, more measures are set […]

  • 6 March 2013

    Mariners have been told to be alert around Queenscliff, Victoria, where maintenance dredging has just begun. Dredging works carried out between 5 and 9 March within the main basin will be undertaken by the Birdon cutter suction dredge. Dredge spoil will be pumped through a discharge pipe to the beach disposal site at Sand Island. […]

  • 5 January 2012

    A $2.3 million state project to widen a chronically eroding section of Waikiki beach with sand pumped in from offshore began with a Hawaiian…   By Audrey Mcavoy (deseretnews) [mappress] Source: deseretnews, January 5, 2012;

  • 10 January 2011

    Tons of inlet-dredged sand will be pumped onto area beaches from Topsail Island to Ocean Isle Beach by this spring thanks to a maintenance… By Trista Talton (starnewsonline) [mappress] Source: starnewsonline, January 10, 2011;

  • 14 August 2017
    Business & Finance, Project & Tenders

    Dare County recently announced that Great Lakes Dredge and Dock Company completed beach nourishment operations in the Town Southern Shores on august 6th and is now focusing efforts in the town of Kitty Hawk. According to the latest video update, GLDD is pumping south from the subline landing located just south of the Kitty Hawk pier. Over […]