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  • 18 January 2016
    Business & Finance

    The Myanmar-Netherlands Water Challenge 2016 is now officially launched, announced Deltares today. The challenge is an exciting program in which university students are invited to investigate key water problems in their own country and cooperate with professionals experts to develop their own ideas and solutions. The program specifically appeals to the interests, skills and capabilities of young people and […]

  • 14 August 2013
    Business & Finance

    On July 24, Zhenghua 29 46,000t semi-submersible barge loaded with six workboats, including Tianlin, Jinhangjun 405, Jinhangbo 48, Jinhangbo 49, CCCC Tongyun 1 and Yuanchang 8 started to return to China after several days’ welding and fixing. With this, the channel dredging work of Sino-Myanmar Crude Oil Pipeline Project ended successfully. The channel dredging work […]

  • 1 September 2011

    A deep sea port stretching over 250 square kilometers located in Dawei, Southern Myanmar, that will become the gateway to Indo-China and … By Preethi Nallu (presstv) [mappress] Source: presstv, September 1, 2011;

  • 11 October 2011

    A $120 million port and multimodal transport project in Myanmar will open up international trade with India’s isolated North East provinces… (portnews) [mappress] Source: portnews, October 11, 2011;

  • 15 March 2011

    Myanmar Port Authority (MPA) and a Chinese company will collaborate on a one-year project to dredge the Yangon River that will lead to… By Nay Nwe Moe Aung (mmtimes) [mappress] Source: mmtimes, March 15, 2011    

  • 25 November 2014
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Technology

    Bell Dredging Pumps, a Dutch company highly specialized in dredging equipment, has released a short video about their BELL 200 dredging pump. The video was made in Myanmar, near Nay Pyi Taw. A company from Myanmar bought recently the BELL 200 dredging pump, a 20 tons amphibious undercarriage with spud legs and up to 300 m pipelines. This […]

  • 1 July 2015
    Business & Finance

    Dutch consultancy firms Witteveen+Bos and Grontmij have been commissioned to conduct an environmental impact assessment for the Bagan river multi-purpose restoration project in Myanmar. This project aims to improve the navigability of the Irrawaddy river near the historic city of Bagan, and to implement various measures to improve local living conditions. The environmental impact assessment […]

  • 19 December 2011

    A subsidiary of the Myanmar Ayar Mon Group of Companies has unveiled plans to invest K2.7 billion (about US$3.3 million) to develop Pathein…     By Ei Ei Toe Lwin (mmtimes) [mappress] Source: mmtimes, December 19, 2011;

  • 12 February 2013

    Mott MacDonald has completed its role as technical advisor for a new commercial gateway in Myanmar being developed in response to increased trade and economic growth in South East Asia and South China. The Dawei Development project, which is being implemented by the Dawei Development Company, includes a new deep sea port, industrial estates and […]

  • 4 November 2009
    Project & Tenders

    China National Petroleum Corp (CNPC), the country’s largest oil and gas producer, commenced construction of an oil port in Myanmar on Oct 31, the company said yesterday on its website. This is part of a move to bypass the congested Malacca Straits and diversify China’s oil import channels… Source: China Daily, November 4, 2009;

  • 18 January 2010
    Project & Tenders

    New Delhi, Jan 17 — The government will open bids next week for developing Myanmar”s Sittwe port, which is being fully set up by India, for boosting open trade with ASEAN nations at an estimated cost of Rs 500 crore. “We will open the bids on January 18 for dredging and setting up port facilities. […]

  • 4 October 2014
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Technology

    NEWS IN PHOTOS: Yachts Damaged by Dredger At least ten yachts moored outside Medway Yacht Club were struck and badly damaged yesterday by what is believed to be a dredger in the fog.    Officials to Sign Savannah Harbor Deepening PPA Deepening the Savannah harbor is one step closer, with officials from the Corps of Engineers […]

  • 21 September 2013
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Technology

    Dredging Allows Oluvil Port to Dock Bigger Ships (Sri Lanka) Sri Lankan President Mahinda Rajapaksa said development goals cannot be achieved by opening old wounds or by digging for dirt.   Greens: Abbott OKs Great Barrier Reef Destruction (Australia) Tony Abbott’s Great Barrier Reef policy, reported on today, completely ignores the impacts of mining industrialisation, […]

  • 17 August 2013
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Technology

    Jan De Nul Group Orders New Multipurpose Vessel Last week, Jan De Nul Group ordered a new vessel at the Uljanik Shipyard in Pula, Croatia. The vessel with a deadweight of 10,500 tonnes and a total length of 138 m will be a multipurpose vessel.   IHC Merwede Presents New Generation of Omnibarge (The Netherlands) […]

  • 3 October 2014
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Technology

    After years of excellent cooperation in South East Asia, at the beginning of this year DRAGFLOW Singapore was born and it’s already successfully accomplished many projects such as the deepening and normalization of the Pun Hlaing River in Hlaing Thar Yar Township, Myanmar. Satisfied with what has been done so far,S.T. Ong, GM of DRAGFLOW […]

  • 27 December 2013
    Business & Finance

    First phase of Kaladan Multipurpose Transportation Project which is jointly being implemented by Myanmar and India, will be completed by June, 2014, according to the project’s contractor Essar Company. The first phase of this development project has been completed by 70 percent. Essar Company is implementing the project in a several phases: – Phase one […]

  • 3 October 2014
    Business & Finance

    During the recent International Conference on “Deltas in Times of Climate Change II”, the Delta sessions that focused on the current status and future development of river deltas in Indonesia, Vietnam, Bangladesh, Mozambique, Myanmar, USA, Colombia, Egypt and the Netherlands sparked a huge interest among visitors. Eight cases were presented according to a framework of […]

  • 10 March 2011

    The Weekly Eleven News reported Thursday that sediment in the river has narrowed sections of it to just 30 yards, down from several miles…   (thedaily-blitz) [mappress] Source: thedaily-blitz, March 10, 2011     The Port of Split Authority (PSA) has applied for a loan from the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (the Bank) […]

  • 15 January 2014
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Technology

    On November 16, the last batch of offshore deepwater guiding beacons was installed, thus completing the principal part of 300,000-ton crude oil terminal and channel dredging project of Sino-Myanmar Crude Oil Pipeline Project was completed. The construction of this project officially started on July 1, 2011; the original completion date on the contract was March […]

  • 29 August 2013
    Business & Finance

    The East Coast Maritime Business Summit (19 – 20 September 2013, Vishakapatanam) will discuss the changing dynamics of the country’s foreign trade, the significance of East Coast ports, hinterland connectivity and the opportunities and challenges faced by the region. What makes East Coast an ideal location for investment is its geographical location that offers a […]

  • 5 July 2015
    Business & Finance

                    Van Oord Nabs Deira Islands Contract Nakheel, a Dubai-based real estate developer, has appointed marine engineering contractor Van Oord to deliver 23.5 km of coastline and breakwaters at Deira Islands, its new 15.3 sq km waterfront city in Dubai.   Boskalis to Dredge Portsmouth Harbor Defense Infrastructure […]

  • 24 July 2012

    The Dawei deepsea port development project in southern Myanmar, worth $8.6 bn is slowly but surely moving forward with the Thailand’s advocating for its realization, Sea Trade Asia reports. What is needed now is securing of major financing for the project’s smooth implementation, since there have been certain financial hick-ups along the way. Italian-Thai Development […]

  • 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, […]

  • 18 June 2014
    Business & Finance

    UNESCO-IHE Institute for Water Education and the Asian Development Bank organize the 3rd Asia-Netherlands Water Learning Week from 16 to 20 June 2014 in Delft, the Netherlands. Participants from selected Asian countries (Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Bhutan, Indonesia, Mongolia, Nepal, Sri Lanka, Myanmar and Vietnam) will contribute project case studies from Asia and the Netherlands and learn […]

  • 19 June 2012

    The Laem Chabang Port in Chon Buri province has proposed the third phase of its logistics development to facilitate goods transport and cope with the growth of Thailand’s eastern seaboard. Transport Minister Jarupong Ruangsuwan presented a briefing on logistics development at Laem Chabang to Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra, who visited the port as part of […]

  • 10 May 2016
    Business & Finance

    Melanie Schultz van Haegen, Dutch Minister of Infrastructure and the Environment, officially kicked off the International Delta Coalition today. The governments of the Netherlands, Bangladesh, Colombia, Egypt, France, Myanmar, Indonesia, Japan, Mozambique, the Philippines, South Korea and Vietnam are joining forces to prevent floods and render urban deltas resilient against climate change. The Delta Coalition […]