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  • 5 November 2009
    Vessels

    The crew of the 100-metre-long dredger Antigoon escaped unhurt when the vessel caught fire on its way from Singapore to India on Sunday evening… Source: New Straits Times, November 5, 2009;

  • 21 February 2012

    Executive Chairman of the Westports Malaysia Sdn Bhd, Mr. Tan Sri G. Gnanalingam, has unveiled the RM3.18 billion investment plan which includes the expansion project to further improve the port’s capacity. “This expansion plan includes the 160ha (400 acres) land reclamation project expected to be completed by next year and the construction of four container […]

  • 19 September 2011

    The Penang government is considering whether to call for a Request for Proposal (RFP) for the development of an integrated waterfront… By Bernard Cheah (thesundaily) [mappress] Source: thesundaily, September 19, 2011

  • 22 November 2010

    Danga Utama, a RM240 million commercial property project in Skudai, is set to become the new urban centre for businesses hoping to cash in… (btimes) [mappress] Source: btimes, November 23, 2010;

  • 10 October 2011

    Port Klang Authority chairman Teh Kim Poohas has revealed that approval has been given to build a third container terminal by 2012…   (portstrategy) [mappress] Source: portstrategy, October 10, 2011;

  • 12 September 2011

    Penang Port Sdn Bhd (PPSB) expects to secure RM14 million in business contracts once the project to deepen the North Channel is completed.   (btimes) [mappress] Source: btimes, September 12, 2011

  • 9 March 2012

    Transformation of Mersing into an attractive tourist destination under a RM22 billion eco-tourism project is expected to be completed in seven years, reports Bernama. Ungku Safian Abdullah, the chief executive officer of Radiant Starfish Bhd, the master developer of the project, has stated that creation of three islands off the coast of Mersing will start today […]

  • 20 April 2012

    The leading foreign contractor is committed to complete the Mersing Laguna land reclamation in 36 months, the News Straits Times reports. According to Ungku Safian, Sinohydro, one of the biggest dredging and reclamation companies in the world, will be in charge of carrying out the reclamation works to create 2,000 acres of land. Speaking through […]

  • 27 June 2011

    The Drainage and Irrigation Department (DID) will soon call for tender to improve Rejang River in Sibu, revealed Second Finance Minister… (theborneopost) [mappress] Source: theborneopost, June 27, 2011

  • 16 April 2013
    Business & Finance

    The Penang State Government must review and take into account the long-term development of Penang Port given its intent to construct the 6.5km Gurney Drive – Bagan Ajam undersea tunnel. The undersea tunnel project will incur comprehensive construction. Hence, for Penang Port to enjoy sustainable development, the depth of the seabed of Penang Port must […]

  • 25 June 2012

    The new Samalaju Port project in Bintulu will involve massive dredging and reclamation works, reports thestar.com. According to the PEIA report, 18.98ha would be reclaimed for the construction of port platform areas. “As the project is situated on a shallow continental shoreline, it is anticipated that dredging activities would be required to be carried out […]

  • 6 January 2013

    Datuk Ahmad Ibnihajar, the Penang Port Sdn Bhd (PPSB)’s managing director, stated that his biggest hope is to see the dredging of the port before his service term ends, reports The Malay Mail. The future of Penang depends on the port and the deepening of the north channel to 14.5 metres ACD (approach channel depth) […]

  • 8 January 2014

    Australia-based dredging, civil contracting and marine civil company Hall Contracting is celebrating its expansion within the international market, having recently opened a new office in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. Hall Contracting Managing Director Cameron Hall said as the first Hall Contracting branch to open outside of Australian borders since the company’s Fiji office some years ago, […]

  • 10 April 2012

    In Pengerang, Kota Tinggi, 578 fishermen filed a suit seeking compensation for land reclamation project connected with the Deep Sea Petroleum Terminal plans. The law suit states that compensation of RM500,000 should be given to each of the fishermen for their loss of income. It also says that the defendants should be restrained from continuing […]

  • 22 December 2011

    THE Kuala Lumpur City Hall has allocated RM85 million for drainage improvement and maintenance of rivers next year under its 2012 budget… By PREDEEP NAMBIAR AND S.K. THANUSHA DEVI (nst) [mappress] Source: nst, December 22, 2011;  

  • 29 July 2010

    The Land and Survey Department here has cancelled the Temporary Occupation Licence (TOL) issued to a local operator to carry out sand … (dailyexpress) [mappress] Source: dailyexpress, July 30, 2010;

  • 23 February 2012

    Beginning of 2012 VOSTA LMG and APT Global Marine Services LLC have signed an agreement for co-operation in the field of Dredger construction, manufacture of components and servicing of dredger vessels operating in the Middle East, North African (MENA) region. VOSTA LMG is a well experienced technical provider in the dredging industry and with excellent […]

  • 6 November 2009
    Vessels

    The country’s only surviving tin dredge in Tanjung Tualang, about 60km from here, is in danger of sinking within six months if funds are not available to repair its pontoons… Source: Star, November 6, 2009;

  • 1 April 2014

    ARCADIS announced today that its Brazilian subsidiary, ARCADIS Logos, has signed two large contracts with a major Brazil-based global mining company. Under the contracts, ARCADIS will provide project management services for the implementation of a Port Terminal in São Luis, in northeastern Brazil. For ARCADIS the two contracts represent a value in excess of R$125 […]

  • 15 December 2014
    Business & Finance

    Taking place on 20-23 May 2015 in Singapore, Dredging & Land Reclamation Asia Summit 2015 will again be the premier meeting place for port, dredging and land reclamation professionals in Asia Place. The event will incorporate case studies and updates from the latest port dredging projects around the region and will bring the visitors face […]

  • 18 April 2012

    According to Bernama, six land owners at Kuala Sungai Sedim are concerned that the land slides affecting their land will worsen following the continuous sand dredging work in the area. „The sand dredging work, carried out since two years ago, had caused serious erosion of their land,“ the land owners claimed. One of the land […]

  • 14 June 2012

    The Transport Ministry has confirmed that Seaport Terminal (Johor) Sdn Bhd has won the bid to privatise the Penang Port, according to bintuluport.com. In a written reply to Chong Eng (DAP – Bukit Mertajam), its minister Datuk Seri Kong Cho Ha said the company won the bid via its equity ownership in Penang Port Sdn […]

  • 9 December 2011
    Business & Finance, Project & Tenders

    Low profile marine engineering specialist Benalec Holdings has raised eyebrows with its foray into land reclamation works at the southern …   (tankstoragemag) [mappress] Source: tankstoragemag, December 9, 2011;

  • 14 November 2011

    The deepening of Sungai Gelugor entered its second phase recently, with the aim of preventing flooding in the area. Drainage and Irrigation…   By Melissa Darlyne Chow (nst) [mappress] Source: nst, November 14, 2011;

  • 26 June 2012

    The shoreline of Kerto Island ‘expanded’ by more than 30 acres after silt from the Rajang riverbed was dredged to fill up the extended line, reports theborneopost.com. 610,000 cubic metres of silt had been dredged in the half-year project. The value of the project was approximately  RM9.698 million. Kerto Island dredging was completed on June […]

  • 17 November 2011

    The state government will not allow any new land reclamation along Gurney Drive as part of its deal with developers to construct …   By CHRISTINA CHIN (starproperty) [mappress] Source: starproperty, November 17, 2011;