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  • 24 February 2011

    Tralee and Fenit Harbour Commissioners are hoping they won’t be all at sea over their application to build a new, 210-berth marina expansion… (build) [mappress] Source: build, February 24, 2011;

  • 3 February 2011

    The rebuilt Greystones harbour in Co Wicklow may be reopened to the public with the removal of the hoardings by mid-summer…   BY TIM O’BRIEN (irishtimes) [mappress] Source: irishtimes, February 3, 2011;

  • 3 February 2011

    The Galway Port Development Plan is an “ambitious” project which will help open up the entire region and secure Galway’s sustainable … By Martina Nee (advertiser) [mappress] Source: advertiser, February 3, 2011;

  • 25 January 2011

    Around 300 new jobs could be created in the construction phase of the new €200 million Galway Port, with a further 300 jobs when the … (galwaynews) [mappress] Source: galwaynews, January 25, 2011;

  • 21 January 2011

    €50m port plan to be submitted for approval in April The construction phase of the redevelopment of Galway Harbour will create more than 500… (galwaynews) [mappress] Source: galwaynews, January 21, 2011;

  • 30 December 2010

    Sligo County Council are planning to carrying out dredging at Mullaghmore to remove a sandbank that has built up at the entrance to the … By John Bromley (sligoweekender) [mappress] Source: sligoweekender, December 30, 2010;

  • 5 November 2010

    The long awaited design report for Purteen Harbour has been received from the Department of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food, which estimates… (advertiser) [mappress] Source: advertiser, November 5, 2010;

  • 11 October 2010

    Seven months after work was officially “paused” on public facilities in the €300m Greystones Harbour redevelopment project in north Co … (build) [mappress] Source: build, October 12, 2010;

  • 6 October 2010

    The cost of dredging and removing silt from the harbour in Dunmore East will cost €6 million, engineering consultants engaged to investigate… (waterford-news) [mappress] Source: waterford-news, October 6, 2010;

  • 29 September 2010

    Cork County Council has said that, following agreement with Inland Fisheries Ireland, dredging of the River Bandon has recommenced and will… (rte) [mappress] Source: rte, September 29, 2010;

  • 17 September 2010

    Social Development Minister Alex Attwood said it was necessary to carry out the work to ensure the river did not become “smelly”. Local firm… (bbc) [mappress] Source: bbc, September 17, 2010;

  • 21 June 2010

    Donegal County Council seek expression of interest from suitably qualified consultants to provide consultancy engineering led services… [mappress] Source:, June 21, 2010;

  • 10 June 2010

    An Bord Pleanála has today refused the Dublin Port Company permission to implement an expansion plan for the port. [mappress] Source: irishtimes, June 10, 2010;

  • 25 April 2010

    Today marks the closing date for receipt of tenders for the design and building contract for a new harbour development in Doolin… [mappress] Source:clareherald,April 25,2010;

  • 2 April 2010

    Minister Tony Killeen has confirmed that Clare County Council has advertised a tender for the provision of consulting engineering led services associated with the design and build contract for the new Doolin harbour development… [mappress] Source:clareherald,April 2,2010;

  • 23 February 2010
    Project & Tenders

    Work is to be “paused” on public facilities in the €300 million Greystones Harbour redevelopment project in north Co Wicklow, its backers have confirmed. [mappress] Source: Irish Times, February 23, 2010;

  • 8 September 2020

    Fingal County Council, Ireland, will hold six live online consultation events in the following days on coastal defense proposals for Portrane and Rush. The consultation sessions will include a presentation by RPS on the studies undertaken, the proposed coastal defence scheme and a Question and Answers session. Fingal County Council has commissioned a Coastal Flood […]

  • 14 July 2020

    Marine Specialist Contractors, a Wexford based company led by John McKeown, has been busy lately undertaking a dredging programme at Kilmore Quay harbour, Ireland. The dredging involves the removal of up to a maximum of 40,000 tonnes of clean sand/gravel material from the entrance of the harbour. The dredged material is being taken approximately 11 […]

  • 18 June 2020

    A dredging campaign at Buncrana Harbor in County Donegal, Ireland, started earlier this week and is set to be wrapped up by Friday, 26th June 2020, Donegal County Council reports. According to their official release, MV Otterbank will carry out plough dredging daily from 7am to 8pm.  “Access to the pier and movements within the harbor […]

  • 22 April 2020
    Business & Finance

    Dungiven, Northern Ireland-based Ideal Form Crane Hire has supplied a Kobelco BM700 to marine, civil engineering and building contractor Keating Construction for work on the expansion of the Dinish Wharf in Castletownbere, County Cork, Ireland. The €23 million (£19.95 million) expansion, which includes a new 216m-long quay structure, comprised of 15m-long 1016 tubular piles, a […]

  • 25 March 2020
    Business & Finance, Vessels

    Port of Waterford, Ireland, is about to begin a maintenance dredging campaign, the company announced in a press release on Monday. As reported, on or about Saturday the 28th of March, the trailing suction hopper dredger Shoalway will conduct dredging activities in the vicinity of Duncannon Bar, Cheekpoint, and Belview. Disposal of dredged material will […]

  • 12 December 2019
    Business & Finance

    Louth County Council, Ireland, has announced its intention to carry out coastal protection works at two locations within the Dundalk Bay area. The first proposed works location is along the shoreline of Dundalk Bay, at an area called Seabank, approximately 2km east of Castlebellingham village. The second location is in the townland of Salterstown, approximately […]

  • 29 November 2019
    Business & Finance

    Kevin Moran T.D., Minister of State with responsibility for the Office of Public Works (OPW) and Flood Relief, visited Lifford Town of County Donegal, Ireland, today to meet with local councilors and other groups to discuss ongoing plans to deal with various flooding issues. During the visit, the Minister outlined the plans currently underway by […]

  • 11 November 2019
    Business & Finance

    Foyle and Marine Dredging Ltd. has commenced dredging operations in Killybegs, Donegal County, Ireland. The company announced today that their dredger ‘Dinopotes’, fitted with an environmental bucket to minimize turbidity, is performing the works. The dredging is part of a €14.7 million capital works contract to deliver a 120m long quay development and associated works […]

  • 17 October 2019
    Business & Finance

    Thousands of tonnes of silt that currently lies on the bed of the River Lagan in Belfast will be dredged in a major project to maintain and enhance the river’s water quality and unique eco-system, the Northern Ireland’s Department for Communities reports.  The £3.3m investment by the Department, which manages the River Lagan, will see […]

  • 26 September 2019
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Technology

    Foyle and Marine Dredging Ltd has just released these beautiful photos of their backhoe dredger ‘Dinopotes’, assisted by the tug ‘Ada Dorothy’, during their work outside Waterfoot in the Glens of Antrim, Red Bay in Northern Ireland. “It is a sensitive environment, thus we are using silt curtains to prevent the dispersal of the dredge […]