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  • 5 January 2012

    An unexploded bomb thought to be left over from the American War was discovered at the bottom of Dinh Lake in Ba Dinh District’s Ngoc Ha …   (vietnamnet) [mappress] Source: vietnamnet, January 5, 2012;

  • 16 August 2013
    Business & Finance

    A large-scale channel maintenance project will soon be underway at Green Island Wildlife Management Area, in Jackson County, to remove silt from the water delivery channel that runs from the Blake’s Lake boat ramp to the outlet structure on the Mississippi River, also known as the 5th Channel. The project is expected to last until […]

  • 27 July 2011

    Dredging has begun in Wallis Lake’s Jonnel Cove Channel and Breckenridge Channel to maintain safe navigation…   (greatlakesadvocate) [mappress] Source: greatlakesadvocate, July 27, 2011;

  • 20 December 2010

    The Pambansang Lakas ng Kilusang Mamamalakaya ng Pilipinas (Pamalakaya) and the Save the Laguna Lake Movement are elated over… (cbcpnews) [mappress] Source: cbcpnews, December 20, 2010

  • 21 December 2017
    Business & Finance

    The Restore the Mississippi River Delta organization said in their latest announcement that 2017 has been a busy year for coastal restoration in Louisiana. Louisiana’s 2017 Coastal Master Plan passed unanimously and progress was made on several large-scale restoration projects. In their latest post, The Restore the Mississippi River Delta presented a few of the […]

  • 27 April 2010

    Driving by Harbor City’s 231-acre regional park, Machado Lake looks to be a serene and picturesque oasis. But close up, the reality is harsh. For years the lake, which holds runoff storm water from the area, has collected everything from pesticides to swarms of mosquitoes… [mappress] Source:pasadenastarnews,April 27,2010;

  • 4 July 2012

    The Township Committee finally is moving ahead to hire a contractor to deepen the Shadow Lake by removing contaminated sediment from it. According to, the Committee on Monday agreed to advertise for bids to dredge the lake and transport the silt to a disposal site in Sayreville. The dredging needs to be done to […]

  • 28 March 2011

    State Senator Keith Faber (R- Celina) announced today that increased dredging at Grand Lake St. Marys will soon take place in an effort… (dailyadvocate) [mappress] Source: dailyadvocate, March 28, 2011  

  • 23 May 2016
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Technology

    Guwahati Metropolitan Development Authority (GMDA) has started a massive project to refurbish its water bodies. In order to achieve this, GMDA decided to go with REMU Big Float 1400 amphibious excavator that will be used for dredging of the overgrown lake. According to GMDA CEO, Shri. Anurag Sing, one of the reasons to choose the Big Float dredger was its ability […]

  • 4 March 2015
    Business & Finance

    Duncan Seawall Dock and Boat Lift recently completed an 18 month, 200,000 cubic-yard hydraulic dredge project as a sub-contractor to Woodruff & Son’s Construction (Bradenton, Florida) for the Southwest Florida Management District at Sawgrass Lake in St. Petersburg, Florida. This sensitive hydraulic dredge project with partially contaminated material required Duncan Seawall to dredge the lake […]

  • 16 December 2011

    Naas Town Council Engineering has invited tenders for Naas Town middle and lower lakes sediment removal works . This works include removal of sediment from Naas Town middle and lower lakes, with disposal of recovered materials to designated licensed facility. Tender details: Open procedure. Requests for documents deadline is 13.1.2012. Tender deadline is 20.1.2012. [mappress] […]

  • 10 September 2014
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Technology

    Congressman Charles W. Boustany, Jr., M.D., (R-South Louisiana) announced that the Department of Transportation has awarded a $10 million grant to the Lake Charles Harbor and Terminal District Project. This funding will be used for the BT1 Infrastructure Expansion Project to construct a barge fleeting area, new berths, bulkhead, and conveyors. It will also provide […]

  • 23 August 2016
    Business & Finance

    U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and U. S. Steel will hold a public information meeting about a proposed cleanup plan for the U. S. Steel Duluth Works/Spirit Lake site on Thursday, August 25. The public meeting will be held at the Denfeld High School. An open house session with posters explaining the project will begin at 3 p.m. […]

  • 31 August 2011

    Scenic Lake Kalamazoo is in danger of becoming the Kalamazoo Bog because of silt build-up that has the body of water running about 3 feet de… By Myron Kukla (mlive) [mappress] Source: mlive, August 31, 2011;

  • 22 August 2011

    Lake Ripple will be looking clearer and cleaner as the summer comes to a close… By Jeremy Rice (thedailygrafton) [mappress] Source: thedailygrafton, August 22, 2011;

  • 23 May 2011

    There’s a dirty problem at the Lake Mars pier and boat launch in Jackson County. Randy Canady and his son Russell said they can’t believe th… By Patrice Clark (wlox) [mappress] Source: wlox, May 23, 2011;

  • 15 December 2010

    Wesley Lake – that unsightly receptacle for sediment, trash and pollution — is finally getting some relief. After a lengthy submission … By Charles Layton (blogfinger) [mappress] Source: blogfinger, December 15, 2010;

  • 13 April 2018
    Business & Finance

    The South Florida Water Management District (SFWMD) Governing Board has approved the purchase of 2,510 acres in Glades County that will expand the ongoing Lake Hicpochee Shallow Hydrologic Enhancement Project. According to SFWMD, this project will benefit the Caloosahatchee River and Estuary and watershed by adding opportunities for water storage. “It’s simple math really. More completed […]

  • 2 April 2018
    Business & Finance

    Over the last six years (2011 – 2017), EcoShape has been busy conducting experiments with sand engines at two locations in Lake IJssel (IJsselmeer) at the Frisian IJsselmeer coast. The IJsselmeer is the largest fresh water lake in the Netherlands. According to EcoShape, the aim of these experiments was to gain knowledge about the system […]

  • 30 June 2010

    The Causeway Lake is under threat and on the verge of becoming an environmental disaster, says Yeppoon’s REA Environment and Engineering…   [mappress] Source: themorningbulletin, June 30, 2010;

  • 13 May 2016
    Business & Finance

    The Jeffrey Lake dredging operations, being conducted by the Central Nebraska Public Power and Irrigation District (CNPPID), are currently underway. The main goal of this cleanup scheme, which started earlier this week, is to remove a large amount of sediment that has accumulated in the lake over the years. “It’s been a problem for a number […]

  • 5 October 2016
    Business & Finance

    Widseth Smith Nolting (WSN), an engineering, architecture, land surveying and environmental company, has just released a video about the sediment dredging operations on Goose Lake, located near Kellogg, MN. The removal of this material is aimed to improve fish habitat and boat access, according to the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources. The project, which began the first week […]

  • 25 January 2016
    Business & Finance

    U.S. Senators Sherrod Brown and Rob Portman have urged Assistant Secretary of the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Jo-Ellen Darcy to use at least $2 million of its $273 million harbor and channel projects budget to make up for its request for less money to dredge the Cleveland Harbor. The Corps requested $3.6 million less […]

  • 24 October 2013

    Rep. Tom Reed and the House of Representatives voted Wednesday to reauthorize the Water Resources Reform and Development Act (WRRDA). WRRDA authorizes the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers to facilitate waterway infrastructure improvements and environmental restoration. Priorities in the bill include strengthening water transportation networks, streamlining the environmental review process, and saving taxpayer dollars. “Upstate […]

  • 7 August 2012

    Dredging work is one of the most important steps for the Panama Canal enlargement so as to allow deep draft ships to transit of the Atlantic, Pacific and through Lake Gatun. According to, this work is nearing completion, showing progress of 86%, 97% and 72% respectively. “The dredging activities are going along normally and […]

  • 23 March 2011

    A Lake Delton dredging project scheduled for spring will likely be pushed back till fall following a number of setbacks. By Andy Steinke (wiscnews) [mappress] Source: wiscnews, March 23, 2011