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  • 20 August 2010

    The considered thoughts of seven independent scientists about how best to proceed with the dredging of PCBs from the Hudson River generate… (timesunion) [mappress] Source: timesunion, August 21, 2010;

  • 6 December 2012
    Business & Finance

    The meeting of the Hudson River PCBs Site Community Advisory Group (CAG) is scheduled for Tuesday, December 11, from 1-3:45 in the Gideon Putnam room in the Admin Building at Saratoga Spa State Park in Saratoga Springs. Meeting Agenda 1:00 Welcome, Introductions, Review September Meeting Summary 1:10 Project Update on 2012 Dredging Season (GE or […]

  • 13 September 2010

    General Electric wants to continue dredging the Hudson River in 2011 to remove PCB-tainted sediment while collecting data on the process… By Emily Donohue (saratogian) [mappress] Source: saratogian, September 13, 2010;

  • 28 November 2017
    Business & Finance, Project & Tenders

    GE has responded to New York State’s call for more dredging in order to remove sediments contaminated with polychlorinated biphenyls (PCBs) from the Hudson River. “GE successfully completed the massive dredging project in 2015, having invested $1.7 billion, having removed all of the PCBs that EPA targeted for removal, and having met all of its commitments […]

  • 4 December 2013
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Project & Tenders, Technology

    The next meeting of the Hudson River PCBs Site Community Advisory Group (CAG) will be on December 5, 2013 at the Saratoga State Park Administration Building (19 Roosevelt Drive, Saratoga Springs, NY, 12866), Gideon Putnam Room. Meeting Agenda 1:00 Welcome, Introductions, Review September Meeting Summary 1:10 Project Update: Review of 2013 Dredging Season and Plan […]

  • 8 May 2011

    Dredging officials are waiting to see if the flooding of the Hudson River pushed around any PCBs.  “Anything in a river moves, but the quest… By LYDIA WHEELER (poststar) [mappress] Source: poststar, May 8, 2011;

  • 15 September 2010

    A seventh Hudson River monitoring station has been put into service by the Beacon Institute for Rivers and Estuaries, this one near … By Craig Wolf (poughkeepsiejournal) [mappress] Source: poughkeepsiejournal, September 15, 2010;

  • 23 October 2017
    Business & Finance, Project & Tenders

    U.S. Senator Kirsten Gillibrand, a member of the Senate Environment and Public Works Committee, and U.S. Representatives Sean Patrick Maloney, Paul Tonko, Nita Lowey, Carolyn Maloney, Jerrold Nadler and Eliot Engel wrote to the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) last week calling on Administrator Scott Pruitt to initiate further dredging to clean up PCBs in the […]

  • 15 June 2011

    The Hudson River holds a toxic legacy that state officials are ready to have dug from the bottom. Environmental Protection Agency… BY LYDIA WHEELER (poststar) [mappress] Source: poststar, June 15, 2011

  • 30 May 2011

    A fleet of barges and tugs will hit the upper Hudson River soon to begin the main phase of a massive, multi-year dredging designed to finall… (wcax) [mappress] Source: wcax, May 30, 2011;  

  • 14 September 2011

    Though high waters from torrential rains briefly sidelined crews dredging PCBs from the Hudson River, administrators of the massive cleanup… By MICHAEL HILL AP (news) [mappress] Source: news, September 14, 2011

  • 19 February 2010

    One of the engineers reviewing the dredging project in Saratoga Springs this week expressed some skepticism that PCB removal in the Hudson River could finish by its the expected end date. [mappress] Source:poststar,February 19,2010;

  • 23 December 2016
    Business & Finance, Project & Tenders

    The New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) has released an independent report on the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) review of the cleanup of PCB contamination in the Hudson River. Using EPA’s guidance, DEC found out that the cleanup is not protective of the public or the environment. In an effort to improve the […]

  • 6 July 2010

    General Electric contractors are working on the Hudson River north of Albany again this summer, but this time they’re not dredging PCBs…   [mappress] Source: wcax, July 7, 2010;

  • 23 May 2012

    U.S. Environmental Protection Agency Regional Administrator Judith Enck was joined by Congressional Representative Paul Tonko, New York State Department of Environmental Conservation Deputy Commissioner Eugene Leff and Troy Mayor Lou Rosamilia on the shore of the Hudson River to mark the third season of dredging to remove PCB-contaminated sediment from a 40-mile stretch of the […]

  • 2 May 2010
    Business & Finance

    General Electric Co. estimated the first phase of its PCB dredging project on the Hudson River cost $561 million, providing first-time cost… [mappress] Source: newstribune, May 2, 2010;

  • 7 August 2017
    Business & Finance, Project & Tenders

    The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency is about to hold another public meeting that will discuss the EPA’s second review of the cleanup of PCB-contaminated sediment in the upper Hudson River. The meeting is set for August 9th and will take place at John Jay College in Midtown Manhattan. This is the third public meeting to present […]

  • 6 May 2010

    GLENS FALLS — For future PCB dredging of the Hudson River to work better, a clearer picture is needed of just how much of the toxic… [mappress] Source: timesunion, May 6, 2010;

  • 19 August 2010

    General Electric Co.’s work to dredge the Hudson River of toxic chemicals its factories dumped into it for decades will likely take longer… By Paul Glader (online) [mappress] Source: online, August 19, 2010;

  • 28 June 2017
    Business & Finance

    The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) will hold a public meeting in Poughkeepsie, NY, next week to discuss its second review of the cleanup of PCB-contaminated sediment in the upper Hudson River. This is the first of two meetings that are being held during the public comment period to present the findings of EPA’s second […]

  • 27 April 2011

    Hudson River Sloop Clerwater announced that the federal Environmental Protection Agency will honor Manna Jo Greene, the group’s… (poststar) [mappress] Source: poststar, April 27, 2011  

  • 23 June 2010

    Joseph Moloughney, Hudson River dredging coordinator for the New York State Canal Corp., asked the Town Board to adopt a resolution of… [mappress] Source: poststar, June 23, 2010;

  • 18 November 2011

    General Electric exceeded its goal for cleaning up a section of the Hudson River north of Albany…     By Ryan Delaney (publicbroadcasting) [mappress] Source: publicbroadcasting, November 18, 2011; Image: hudsondredging

  • 23 November 2017
    Business & Finance, Project & Tenders

    New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) Commissioner Basil Seggos yesterday called on U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Administrator Scott Pruitt to deny General Electric’s request to certify that the cleanup of polychlorinated biphenyls (PCBs) in the upper Hudson River is complete. “The Hudson River is a national historic treasure and we cannot let […]

  • 7 December 2010

    State officials and environmentalists are concerned that the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency could allow more contaminated Hudson River… BY MICHAEL HILL (greenwichtime) [mappress] Source: greenwichtime, December 7, 2010;

  • 28 May 2010

    The federal government will continue the Hudson River PCB dredging project next year even if General Electric Co. decides to back out, said… [mappress] Source: timesunion, May 28, 2010;