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  • 18 February 2019
    Business & Finance

    USACE, Maryland Department of Natural Resources and Worcester County signed a Project Partnership Agreement last week to start work on a navigation improvement project to address sediment accumulation, or shoaling, within the Ocean City Inlet. “This navigation channel is regularly used by commercial fishermen, recreational boaters, the U.S. Coast Guard and others. The Corps removes […]

  • 5 April 2010

    OCEAN CITY — Beach replenishment planned for early spring in Ocean City has been postponed until after the summer season because of delays with the Army Corps of Engineers… [mappress] Source:delmarvanow,April 5,2010;

  • 24 August 2014
    Business & Finance, Project & Tenders

    Long awaited beach replenishment project for the south end of Ocean City is currently out to bid by the US Army Corps of Engineers, announced on Friday Ocean City Mayor Jay Gillian. “We received great news this week that Ocean City beach replenishment project is out for bid. We also received notice that the city is ranked […]

  • 31 August 2012

    According to NBC40.net, within the next two to three weeks the major dredging project on the waterways around Ocean City will begin. “I think it’s a very exciting project what Ocean City is doing to bring the boating public and the boaters in the area a much more exciting experience in our area,” boating salesman […]

  • 16 September 2010

    Beach replenishment is back in Ocean City. Every four years, the resort partners with the state, Worcester County and the federal government… By Brian Shane (delmarvanow) [mappress] Source: delmarvanow, September 16, 2010;

  • 16 December 2011

    The federal Army Corps of Engineers’ dredging of the commercial harbor in West Ocean City continued in earnest this week with truckloads …   By Shawn J. Soper (mdcoastdispatch) [mappress] Source: mdcoastdispatch, December 16, 2011;

  • 5 June 2019
    Business & Finance, Vessels

    The split hull dredger Murden is currently very busy working in and around Ocean City Inlet as part of the Assateague Island Restoration project, conducted in partnership with the Assateague Island National Seashore, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers’ Baltimore District said in its latest announcement.  This project involves dredging sand from in and around […]

  • 12 May 2016
    Business & Finance

    U.S. Senators Barbara A. Mikulski and Ben Cardin have sent a letter calling on Federal Emergency Management Director Craig Fugate to fix Flood Insurance Rate Maps for the Town of Ocean City, Maryland and follow the federal government line established by the USACE. FEMA’s incorrect map has caused property owners to face exorbitantly high flood […]

  • 20 October 2014
    Business & Finance

    Great Lakes Dredge and Dock Co. was announced as the lowest bidder for the Ocean City Southend Beach Replenishment project, according to the Ocean City Gazette. According to project manager Dwight Pakan of the Army Corp’s Philadelphia District, overseeing the project, bids were opened Friday, October 10th and the low bidder was Great Lakes Dredge […]

  • 27 March 2014
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Technology

    The Ocean City beach renourishment project is making progress. The Corps typically places 800,000 cubic yards of sand on the beach at Ocean City every four years. Dredging activities began in January and will continue through mid-April. [mappress] Dredging Today Staff, March 27, 2014

  • 25 February 2013

    The following is the “Mayor’s Update”, an open letter to Ocean City taxpayers from Mayor Jay Gillian: “One week ago, I submitted my administration’s budget to City Council. It is a responsible and sound plan that maintains service levels at a reasonable cost to the taxpayers. Earlier this year, with City Council’s input, we cooperatively […]

  • 4 December 2009

    OC emergency dune repair planned in next 30-60 days OCEAN CITY — Resort officials say shoreline damage caused by the mid-November nor’easter will double the estimated cost of Ocean City’s 2010 beach replenishment effort from $10 million to about $20 million… Source: Delmarvanow, December 3, 2009;

  • 21 March 2014
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Technology

    The Ocean City beach renourishment project is moving ahead. The Corps typically places 800,000 cubic yards of sand on the beach at Ocean City every four years. Dredging activities began in January and will continue through mid-April. [mappress] Dredging Today Staff, March 21, 2014

  • 27 December 2009

    OCEAN CITY — As one major storm passed over the town of Ocean City last weekend, resort officials were putting the finishing touches on plans to clean up the damage left behind from last month’s storm that hit Ocean City square in the face… Source:mdcoastdispatch,December 25,2009;

  • 19 March 2014
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Technology, Vessels

    The Ocean City beach renourishment project is currently underway. The dredger R.N. Weeks is one of the two boats used for dredging in Ocean City, Md. During renourishment the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers typically places 800,000 cubic yards of sand on the beach at Ocean City every four years. Dredging activities began in January and […]

  • 24 November 2011

    The West Ocean City maintenance dredging project commenced on November 16. Aimed at maintaining navigability for fishing vessels and other large craft, the channel will be deepened and widened within the 90-day underwater excavation project. The undertakings will recover an area approximately 150 feet wide from the Inlet channel to the harbor, and 150 to […]

  • 14 December 2015
    Business & Finance

    Ocean City Mayor Jay Gillian said in his weekly address that the north end beach replenishment project is progressing nicely and, weather permitting, will be finished before Christmas. Great Lakes Dredge and Dock Company has rebuilt the dunes in the 5th Street area and is pumping sand in the area of the Music Pier now. The […]

  • 4 April 2013
    Business & Finance

    U.S. Army Corps of Engineers has announced a plan for the Ocean City beach renourishment program. This project consists of an offshore ocean-going, hopper or hydraulic, deep depth dredging of one million cubic yards of sand for beach renourishment of the Ocean City shoreline in response to damage caused by Hurricane Sandy and for periodic […]

  • 12 November 2010

    Ocean City hopes to complete its beach replenishment project by the end of December, according to City Engineer Terry McGean…   By Steve Dorsey (wboc) [mappress] Source: wboc, November 12, 2010;

  • 30 March 2020
    Business & Finance

    Sea Isle City Business Administrator, George Savastano, informed the City Council members at their March 24 meeting that beach replenishment, scheduled for the spring, has been postponed to mid-June. Previously, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers was awarded a $32.5 million contract by the state for beach replenishment in Sea Isle City, Strathmere and Ocean […]

  • 4 March 2010

    OCEAN CITY – After a month of weather delays, a $17 million beach replenishment project in Ocean City is finally moving ahead, a town official said yesterday… [mappress] Source:philly,March 4,2010;

  • 12 April 2013

    U.S. Army Corps of Engineers has announced the details about the Ocean City beach replenishment project. This project consists of offshore ocean-going, hopper or hydraulic, deep depth dredging of approximately 850,000 cubic yards of sand for beach re-nourishment of the Ocean City shoreline in response to damage caused by Hurricane Sandy and for periodic shoreline […]

  • 13 August 2012

    The Ocean City Council on Thursday unanimously approved borrowing $617,500 to pay for the city’s upcoming beach replenishment project. “The current conditions out there would tell the Army Corps that the project will extend to somewhere in the 14th to 17th street areas only,” City business administrator Mike Dattilo said. According to oceancity.patch.com, this project […]

  • 11 September 2015
    Business & Finance

    The U.S. Coast Guard has released a warning about an unmarked dredge pipe in the Sinepuxent Bay near Assateague. Local media reported that there is a 3,000 feet long submerged dredge pipe in the main navigational channel of the Sinepuxent Bay that has damaged several boats already. According to the Coast Guard warning from Thursday, “maintenance dredging […]

  • 22 October 2013
    Business & Finance

    The long-awaited Ocean City southend beach replenishment project will begin in mid-March 2014, Mayor Jay Gillian announced. Gillian said that last week, city business administrator Mike Dattilo spoke about a letter from US Rep. Frank LoBiondo about the beach replenishment project, which would extend from 34th Street in Ocean City south through Strathmere to the […]

  • 24 December 2010

    With very little fanfare, the major component of the latest phase of the Ocean City beach replenishment project wrapped up quietly last week… By Shawn J. Soper (mdcoastdispatch) [mappress] Source: mdcoastdispatch, December 24, 2010;