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  • 5 November 2013
    Business & Finance

    Central Dredging Association has announced that the seminar named “Dredging: Equipment and Applications” is scheduled for 24-25 January 2014, in Kolkata, India. This seminar, organised by the Eastern Dredging Association (EADA) in association with The Institution of Engineers (India), aims at awareness, standardisation and improvement of dredging technology in India as well as in the […]

  • 25 November 2013
    Business & Finance

    Central Dredging Association has announced that the seminar named “Dredging: Equipment and Applications” is scheduled for 24-25 January 2014, in Kolkata, India. This seminar, organised by the Eastern Dredging Association (EADA) in association with The Institution of Engineers (India), aims at awareness, standardisation and improvement of dredging technology in India as well as in the […]

  • 17 August 2011

    The Government of India and the Asian Development Bank (ADB) today signed an agreement for the first tranche ($51.55 million loan) under the $250 million Sustainable Coastal Protection and Management Investment Programme. The programme will improve incomes and reduce poverty in coastal communities in Karnataka and Maharashtra states by addressing immediate costal instability problems and […]

  • 10 October 2011

    Mercator Lines Ltd., India’s second- largest shipping company, plans to buy more dredgers as it seeks to benefit from the nation’s push to… By Tanya Ashreena (businessweek) [mappress] Source: businessweek, October 10, 2011;

  • 26 June 2015
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Technology

    The Inland Waterways Authority of India (IWAI) is investigating measures to augment the navigational capacity of the River Ganges, under the Jal Vikas Marg project. The River Ganges (or River Ganga) already carries some shipping, and is recognized as having the potential to be a major inland waterway of over 1,500 km in length. HR Wallingford, […]

  • 24 January 2010

    MUMBAI: The Shipping Ministry is planning to dilute the Government’s stake in three companies under it — Cochin Shipyard, Shipping Corp of India (SCI) and Dredging Corp of India (DCI) in the next fiscal (FY11), a top Shipping Ministry official said… [mappress] Source:economictimes.indiatimes.,

  • 7 December 2016
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Technology, Vessels

    The 1000m³ inland cutter suction dredger, named DCI ID Ganga, joined the Dredging Corporation of India’s dredging fleet yesterday. The dredging vessel was built by the Shoft Shipyard Pvt Ltd, located in Bharuch, Gujarat. The dredging trials of the Ganga were successfully carried out by the Shoft staff. DCI’s General Manager, Dr. G.V.R. Murthy and Mr. Sahay Raj, […]

  • 17 January 2011

    The deepening of the shipping channel at India’s first international container trans-shipment terminal (ICTT) in Kochi, scheduled to be … (livemint) [mappress] Source: livemint, January 17, 2011;

  • 26 January 2012

    BMT Consultants India, a subsidiary of BMT Group Ltd, the leading international maritime design, engineering and risk management consultancy, announced yesterday that it has been appointed as Lender’s Engineer by Axis Bank for the PPP (Public Private Partnership) project at Kandla Port, located in the Gujarat state of western India. PSL Limited, a leading pipe […]

  • 11 February 2015
    Business & Finance

    Iranian President Hassan Rouhani yesterday vowed to collaborate more closely with India on the strategic Chabahar Port development. During a meeting with Indian National Security Advisor Ajit Kumar Doval, the president said that Iran is committed to its good bilateral ties with India and is ready to cooperate more closely with the Indian private sector. […]

  • 7 June 2011

    Jawaharlal Nehru Port Trust (JNPT), India’s busiest container port, is seeking around Rs1,000 crore from the Union shipping ministry’s… By Amritha Pillay (dnaindia) [mappress] Source: dnaindia, June 7, 2011    

  • 30 July 2010

    Business Standard reports that the Indian government has yet to take a decision on the sale of a stake in Shipping Corp of India, while … [mappress] Source: Business Standard, July 31, 2010;

  • 11 August 2009

    Mundra Port and Special Economic Zone Ltd, India’s largest private port and special economic zone, on Monday announced that a consortium led by it has won the bid for the development of coal handling terminal at port of Mormugao, Goa on a design, build, finance, operate and transfer basis… More: www.stockwatch.in

  • 29 May 2012

      The Board of Directors of Dredging Corporation of India Ltd at its meeting held on May 28, 2012, considering the massive capital commitments underway towards procurement of three Trailer Suction Hopper Dredgers amounting to about Rs. 1500 Cr., for which orders have been placed and in the interest of the future growth of the […]

  • 9 April 2018
    Business & Finance

    Adani Ports and Special Economic Zone Ltd (APSEZ), India’s largest port developer, inaugurated the Phase II Expansion of Dhamra Port on April 7, 2018.  The inauguration ceremony took place in the presence of Naveen Patnaik, Odisha Chief Minister, Nrusingha Charan Sahoo, Minister of Commerce and Transport, Gautam Adani, Chairman of Adani Group, and other dignitaries. During the ceremony, […]

  • 1 April 2013
    Business & Finance

    Dredging Corporation of India Ltd, Visakhapatnam celebrated its glorious 37th Formation day on Friday 29th March 2013 at Andhra University Dr BR Ambedkar Assembly hall. The corporation incorporated on 29.03.1976 and completed 36 years of the dedicated service to the nation. DCI is the sixth largest dredging company in the world and owns 11 TSHDs, […]

  • 5 September 2018
    Business & Finance

    The India Infrastructure Publishing Pvt. Ltd. has announced that their 9th annual conference on ‘Dredging in India’ will take place on September 6-7, 2018, at ITC Maratha, Mumbai. The mission of this conference is to highlight the trends and opportunities in the sector and discuss the key challenges. It will also showcase some of the […]

  • 13 December 2017
    Business & Finance

    A Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) was signed yesterday between Dredging Corporation of India (DCI) and National Highways Authority of India (NHAI) for facilitating the supply of sand for highways construction work. The Government reported that concessionaires working on highways projects have been facing a shortage of sand at many sites. This MoU aims to fill […]

  • 14 January 2011

    Massive increases in port capacity, shipbuilding and seafarer numbers form the core of a new perspective plan from India’s Shipping Ministry… (bairdmaritime) [mappress] Source: bairdmaritime, January 14, 2011;

  • 18 May 2012

    APM Terminals Pipavav was the winner of the Infrastructure Excellence Award for Indian Ports at an event organised by CNBC India, eximin.net reports. The Port was recognised as one of the fastest growing such facilities in western India and for helping business growth in the region. “This is a prestigious award for us,” said Mr […]

  • 3 June 2015
    Business & Finance

    Dredge India 2015, an international dredging conference, will take place on 11 June, 2015 in Trident Hotel, BKC, Mumbai. This event, focusing sharply on emerging opportunities and constraints, will bring together port and inland waterway owners, dredging contractors, equipment suppliers and consultants, dredger designers and builders on a mutually beneficial meeting ground. “This is a time for growth. Depths need […]

  • 26 May 2015
    Business & Finance

    The 6th Annual Conference ‘Dredging in India’ will be held on September 1-2, 2015, at The Taj Palace Hotel in Mumbai. The conference is being organized by India Infrastructure Publishing, a provider of information on the infrastructure sectors through magazines, newsletters, reports and conferences. “This event is a well-established annual event in India focused on the […]

  • 24 March 2010

    Shipping Minister G K Vasan on Tuesday said the government was not looking at selling stake in Shipping Corp of India Ltd and Dredging Corp of India Ltd as of now.The government currently holds 80 per cent in Shipping Corp and 78 per cent in Dredging Corp.Shipping Secretary K. Mohandas had… [mappress] Source:businessstandard,March 24,2010;

  • 29 November 2009
    Business & Finance, Project & Tenders

    After international construction and development major Dubai World failing to repay its huge pile of debt on time, the state of its bids for development of container terminal berths at major ports in India may come under the scanner… Source: Indian Express, November 28, 2009

  • 23 December 2012

    The Dredging Corporation of India (DCI), Jawaharlal Nehru Port (JNPT) and Ennore Port (EPL) will together raise around Rs 3,500 crore through tax-free infrastructure bonds, reports thehindubusinessline.com. Regarding this plan, P. K. Sinha, the Union Shipping Secretary stated: “They should issue the bonds early next year.” While JNPT will issue the bonds for Rs 2,000 crore to […]

  • 22 January 2015
    Business & Finance

    The International Association of Dredging Companies (IADC) has just released an article explaining how climate change influences the river deltas and what has been done to mitigate the risk. Asia has many major, important river deltas, including the Ganges-Brahmaputra delta in India/Bangladesh, which is considered to be the largest in the world; Mekong, Vietnam; Chao Phraya, […]