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  • 9 February 2011

    Expressions of interest will be called for shortly for two sites on Wollongong Harbour, which have been given the green light for … BY EMMA SPILLETT (illawarramercury) [mappress] Source: illawarramercury, February 9, 2011;

  • 24 February 2010
    Project & Tenders

    Due to the drying up since November 2009, sand-banks amid the river are rapidly expanding and become green grass fields. [mappress] Source: Vietnam Net, February 24, 2010;

  • 10 July 2013

    Improvements in the Great Barrier Reef Report Card released today are dwarfed by the impacts of the dredging and dumping the old parties are allowing in the Great Barrier Reef for the big mining companies, say the Australian Greens. “We’ve seen some reduction in chemical runoff from some reef catchments reported today but the old […]

  • 27 February 2020
    Business & Finance

    The 2020 WEDA Midwest Chapter Meeting will be held on March 24-26, in Green Bay, Wisconsin at the Hyatt Regency Hotel. The event will offer individuals and firms an opportunity to make presentations in the following areas: sediment investigation, environmental dredging, navigational dredging, coast/shoreline protection and restoration, sediment management and re-use, surveying, etc. According to […]

  • 20 July 2018
    Business & Finance

    Maintenance and repairs to the East Jetty feature of the Federal Navigation Project (FNP) in Green Harbor in Marshfield, Mass., will be completed under the terms of a $839,500.00 contract issued recently by the USACE’s New England District. Work will be accomplished by ACK Marine & General Contracting, LLC, of Quincy, Mass. Work is scheduled […]

  • 2 June 2017
    Business & Finance

    U.S. Representative Bill Keating earlier this week joined Marshfield Harbormaster Mike Dimeo, Senator Patrick O’Connor and Marshfield Selectman Michael Bradley aboard USACE’s dredger Currituck as it performed maintenance dredging in Green Harbor’s federal channel. “As we watched the ship and crew in action, Col. Christopher Barron, Commander of the New England District of USACE, explained […]

  • 28 September 2012

    The controversial mass dredging operations, that independent scientists believe are likely responsible for creating a marine contamination crisis in Gladstone harbour, are now planned to increase with the addition of a new shipping passage in the harbour. “This is some of the worst possible news for local Gladstone fishing communities, who have lost their harbour, […]

  • 1 August 2011

    Work began Friday to combat erosion that has threatened to send Harbour Town Golf Links’ most famous green into Calibogue Sound.   (islandpacket) [mappress] Source: islandpacket, August 1, 2011

  • 26 October 2011

    A forbidding looking dark green, two-story dredge scraped yards of sand from the bottom of Three Mile Harbor and shot it through a pumping s… BY ELIZABETH LAYTIN (27east) [mappress] Source: 27east, October 26, 2011

  • 14 June 2012

    Dredging Corporation of India Ltd. celebrated World Environment Day on 5th June, 2012. To mark the occasion and the theme “Green Economy: Does it include you ?” a Cycle Rally involving employees, children and morning walkers was organized. The Cycle Rally was flagged off by Capt. D.K. Mohanty, CMD at 06.00 AM from Kalimatha Temple, […]

  • 9 May 2014
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Technology

    The Australian Greens are calling on the Abbott Government to revoke the Abbot Point dredging and dumping approval and to increase compliance staff, following today’s report into Gladstone Harbour slamming poor compliance and monitoring with environmental conditions. “This report is an indictment on Australia’s environmental management, compliance monitoring was inadequate, records weren’t kept, and complaints […]

  • 9 May 2010

    The federal government has issued a contract to a Sturgeon Bay company to begin dredging the Port of Green Bay later this month, Rep. Steve… [mappress] Source: greenbaypressgazette, May 9, 2010;

  • 13 January 2012

    In the light of the upcoming EEOI, high fuel costs, levy’s on CO2 emissions and economical difficult times, efficient ship operation has become high priority. The most straightforward way to save fuel is to operate a ship in the most efficient way, by careful voyage planning and efficient ship operation by the crew. For many […]

  • 1 December 2011

      The Australian Greens have called on the federal government to block plans to dramatically expand north Queensland’s Abbot Point coal …   (brisbanetimes) [mappress] Source: brisbanetimes, December 1, 2011; Image: aurecongroup

  • 8 September 2011

    The Green Lake community has raised more than a quarter-million dollars for a beautiful wharf in Deacon Mills Park…   By Aaron Becker (riponpress) [mappress] Source: riponpress, September 8, 2011;

  • 4 November 2013
    Business & Finance

    The Abbott and Newman Governments are ignoring dwindling global coal demand and the oversupply of ports in Queensland in their push for mega coal mining in the Galilee Basin with export through the Great Barrier Reef. “The Abbott and Newman governments are insanely pushing ahead with their industrialisation of the Great Barrier Reef, even though […]

  • 31 October 2013
    Business & Finance

    The Newman Government’s expanded mine water strategy, announced today, will see more mining waste water flow into Queensland’s rivers and the Great Barrier Reef, say the Australian Greens. “This is Campbell Newman putting our waterways at risk to save the big mining companies a few dollars,” Senator Larissa Waters, Australian Greens environment spokesperson, said. “The […]

  • 6 October 2011

    It’s going to take a combination of approaches to address the issues that have turned Veterans Lake into the sickly green that has been seen… By Chuck Smith (gbtribune) [mappress] Source: gbtribune, October 6, 2011;

  • 16 October 2012

    Nearly 200 environmental experts came together to discuss the role of ports, terminal operators and shipping companies in working towards sustainable operations. The 7th edition of Congress was held the first week of October 2012 in Marseille, the former ancient Greek merchant port and one of the biggest port cities on the Mediterranean Sea. The […]

  • 17 May 2011

    A local working party has slammed the state government’s decision to give the ‘green light’ to carry out further studies for a bulk commodit… BY KATE BILNEY (whyallanewsonline) [mappress] Source: whyallanewsonline, May 17, 2011;

  • 8 September 2010

    One Great Lakes Restoration Initiative the EPA will fund is located in Brown County, off the shore of Green Bay. Aquatic biologist Victoria… By Susan Bence (wuwm) [mappress] Source: wuwm, September 9, 2010;

  • 14 May 2012

    A further discarding of two tonnes of diseased Gladstone fish by the Brisbane Raptis Fish Market confirms that the government is on the wrong course in its management of Gladstone Harbour. The local Gladstone fish market has been warning of the ongoing problems in the harbour for a year now. It discarded 600 tonnes of […]

  • 2 August 2010

    The Western Basin Dredging and Disposal Project (WBDD) in the port of Gladstone will cause environmental damage and destroy marine … (gladstoneobserver) [mappress] Source: gladstoneobserver, August 2, 2010;

  • 7 February 2010

    Adopting sustainable practices is a passport to future growth. Source: World Trade, February 6, 2010

  • 28 February 2012

    As this week’s storm subsides, The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Seattle District officials estimate that Mud Mountain and Howard Hanson dams protected nearly one million people and about $2 billion in resources in the White and Green River valleys. This rainfall and flow rate lands in the Howard Hanson Dam’s top ten events in […]

  • 18 August 2020

    After almost fourteen years, the Boskalis Environmental has successfully completed the Fox River Cleanup Project. This project in Green Bay, Wisconsin is one of the largest US sediment remediation projects. The scheme consisted of dredging, processing and capping of PCB-contaminated sediment from the riverbed. The job of Boskalis Environmental was to design, build and operate […]