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  • 11 July 2018
    Business & Finance

    The Maldives President, Abdulla Yameen Abdul Gayoom, has attended the ceremony to mark the completion of a land reclamation project in Muli Island of Mulaku Atoll.   According to an official announcement from the Maldives Ministry of Housing and Infrastructure, the ceremony was held yesterday at the harbor area of Muli Island. During the ceremony, […]

  • 22 August 2011

    The town is nearing completion of a year-long search for offshore sand sources suitable for future beach fills at Midtown Beach and Reach 7… By William Kelly (palmbeachdailynews) [mappress] Source: palmbeachdailynews, August 22, 2011

  • 17 January 2017
    Business & Finance

    A $19.5 million Galveston beach nourishment project that will replenish and expand seawall beaches from 12th to 61st streets is finally underway, reported the Park Board of Trustees. This beach fill project, conducted by Weeks Marine Inc., is being funded through the Federal Emergency Management Agency, the Texas General Land Office, and the City of Galveston. […]

  • 10 November 2015
    Business & Finance

    The International Association of Dredging Companies’ (IADC) Conference, “From Birth to Boom: Asian Maritime Megastructures,” took place at the Island Shangri-La hotel, Hong Kong on October 23, 2015. Hong Kong was chosen as the location to commemorate the turning point of today’s dredging and maritime infrastructure sector which is rooted in the city’s Airport Core […]

  • 13 January 2012

      Winter visitor Ricky Rothschild definitely can tell the difference on the east end of Bay County beaches now that the recent beach …   By PAT KELLY (waltonsun) [mappress] Source: waltonsun, January 13, 2012; Image: usace

  • 28 June 2011

    During township engineer Mike Kelly’s status report to the town council Thursday night, he assured the council that residents who might be… By Jessica Mazzola (mahwah) [mappress] Source: mahwah, June 28, 2011

  • 5 August 2016
    Business & Finance

    Governor Andrew M. Cuomo yesterday announced that the New York State will take legal action against the United States Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) to prevent the designation of new permanent sites off the coast of eastern Long Island. In a letter signed by more than 30 federal, state and local elected officials, the Governor provided […]

  • 29 February 2016
    Business & Finance

    Governor Andrew M. Cuomo has announced a joint state-federal effort to address coastal erosion and improve coastal resilience on Fire Island in the Town of Islip. “This project will strengthen Fire Island’s natural defense to protect its coastline and keep residents safer and better prepared for the next extreme weather event,” Governor Cuomo said. Suffolk […]

  • 8 January 2010

    Wrightsville Beach is still hoping that its beaches might be nourished before Masonboro Island’s as Great Lakes Dredging begins phasing in equipment Dredge and Dock for stage one, of a two-stage program to nourish the barrier island beaches. Source: Lumina News, January 7, 2010;

  • 26 May 2017
    Business & Finance, Project & Tenders

    Congressman Charlie Crist yesterday applauded the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers’ decision to fully fund the Pinellas County Shore Protection Project. This announcement followed months of advocacy by Rep. Crist and Pinellas County, led by Chair Janet C. Long, which included a meeting with the Army Corps officials in Washington, D.C. “I thank Commissioner Long […]

  • 13 August 2010

    Indonesia’s state port firm will start building a new container terminal in Jakarta this year to cope with overflowing volumes at the main… By Telly Nathalia and Dicky Kristanto xe.com [mappress] Source: xe.com, August 13, 2010;

  • 18 August 2011

    King Coal has helped the Port of Tyne smash another river record – for the second time in a fortnight!   By TERRY KELLY (shieldsgazette) [mappress] Source: shieldsgazette, August 18, 2011

  • 14 September 2015
    Business & Finance

    The Asia-Pacific Deep Sea Mining Summit will be held at the Sands Convention Center in Singapore on 29-30 September. As the international deep sea mining community move ever closer to mining the deep-ocean floor, industry stakeholders, from developing island nations and ocean regulators to commercial deep sea miners and subsea technology companies, come together annually to […]

  • 4 March 2010

    Two years of work on bolstering flood defences on the East Frisian island of Baltrum have ended with German authorities saying the €9m project has now closed the last gap in the North Sea island’s coastal protection network… [mappress] Source: Maritime Journal, March 4, 2010

  • 8 October 2014
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Technology

    A public meeting on adaptive strategies in the preservation of threatened coastal wetlands is scheduled for Wednesday, October 22, 2014 from 6–8 p.m. at the URI Narragansett Bay Campus, Coastal Institute. This public stakeholder meeting is planned to explore this issue, as well as the collaborative efforts of both state and community-based options that may be able […]

  • 22 September 2016
    Business & Finance

    Maintenance dredging operations at the Tankerton Jetty and channel areas are now completed, according to the Parks Victoria latest Notice to Mariners. The material dredged during this project was deposited for beach renourishment directly east of the jetty. All on-water plant, equipment or potential hazards to navigation have been removed, Parks Victoria stated. This dredging scheme is […]

  • 14 June 2011

    President Mohamed Nasheed has visited Rasdhoo of North Ari Atoll. During the visit, the President reviewed the status of health and education infrastructure of the island visiting AA Atoll Hospital and AA Atoll Education Centre in Rasdhoo. In the hospital, the President discussed with the management and the members of the Island Council ways of […]

  • 4 June 2010

    The East London Shipyard (ELSY), which is equipped to offer services not only in ship repair but also in general marine engineering, steel… [mappress] Source: engineeringnews, June 4, 2010;

  • 4 July 2011
    Project & Tenders

    The battle against erosion has a new ally – a pipeline that will pump 30,000 cubic metres of sand from Mooloola River to Mooloolaba between… (sunshinecoastdaily) [mappress] Source: sunshinecoastdaily, July 4, 2011;

  • 15 August 2013
    Business & Finance

    U.S. Senators Charles E. Schumer and Kirsten Gillibrand announced recently that a $15 million Army contract has been awarded for emergency dredging and beach nourishment for the Fire Island Inlet and Shore Westerly to Jones Inlet. Schumer and Gillibrand successfully secured approval from the Army Corps to begin this multi-purpose project which will provide much-needed […]

  • 13 February 2018
    Business & Finance

    U.S. Senator Charles E. Schumer has secured nearly $730 million in federal funding for the construction of Sandy-related USACE projects, including storm protection projects in Long Island’s Fire Island to Montauk Point plan, the Rockaway and Jamaica Bay Reformulation and Staten Island’s South Shore Sea Wall. The $730 million in funding was previously trapped in […]

  • 29 March 2016
    Business & Finance, Project & Tenders, Vessels

    The U.S. Coast Guard began temporarily moving aids to navigation in Hilo Harbor, Hawaii, Sunday, to assist the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers with planned dredging operations. As previously released, the Corps hopper dredge Essayons will conduct maintenance dredging in March and April starting in Nawiliwili last week, and then at Kalaeloa (Barbers Point), Hilo, Kahului, and Honolulu harbors. […]

  • 9 December 2011
    Business & Finance

    Port dredging was the topic of discussion during the meeting of the Alliance for Economic Development for Georgetown County…   By Kelly Marshall Fuller (waccamawtimes) [mappress] Source: waccamawtimes, December 9, 2011; Image: SC Ports Authority

  • 4 August 2010

    The fruits of three years’ work ripened for Allied Recycling Defense this week with U.S. Army Corps of Engineers approval to dredge the Mare… By Jessica A. York (timesheraldonline) [mappress] Source: timesheraldonline, August 5, 2010;

  • 18 January 2011

    There appears to be some question whether there are enough votes on the Common Council to approve a proposed $1.5 million Nagawicka Lake … By Kelly Smith (livinglakecountry) [mappress] Source: livinglakecountry, January 18, 2011;

  • 5 December 2019
    Business & Finance

     The Louisiana Coastal Protection and Restoration Authority (CPRA) has just announced the latest video update from their Queen Bess Island restoration project, showing sand pumping operations onto the island to elevate its interior and install protective rock dike. The Queen Bess Island restoration project in Barataria Bay, conducted by Pontchartrain Partners, is moving ahead […]