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  • 16 May 2017
    Business & Finance

    The Queensland Government has just announced that a $1.7 million contract has been awarded for the upgrades of the popular St Helens Beach boat ramp. Main Roads and Ports Minister Mark Bailey announced today that Queensland marine civil contractor, Pensar Building won the contract to complete the works. “Works include upgrades to the existing Carpet Snake […]

  • 5 November 2013
    Business & Finance

    The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, New York District, has awarded two contracts to repair navigation projects in Nassau County totaling approximately $13.5 million. The larger of the two contracts, for $ 9.7 million, was awarded to Weeks Marine of Cranford, N.J., to perform needed maintenance dredging of the Jones Inlet Federal Navigation Channel, with […]

  • 7 December 2015
    Business & Finance

    The Burke Mountain Naturalists (BMN) are calling on Pacific Coast Terminals (PCT) to reconsider its plans to dump dredged materials into the Burrard Inlet, the Tri City News reports. Elaine Golds, a spokesperson for BMN, said in a letter to the city of Port Moody and the company that the few samples that were taken for […]

  • 30 October 2019
    Business & Finance

    The Maldives Transport and Contracting Company Plc (MTCC) has won a contract for the Phase 1 of S. Hulhumeedhoo MIFCO harbor upgrade, located on the northeastern point of Addu City in the Maldives. Fathimath Shana Farooq, Director General of Planning Ministry, signed the agreement on behalf of the Maldives Government and Hassan Shah, MTCC CEO, […]

  • 10 January 2013

    U.S. Army Corps of Engineers has announced a plan for the dredging project at the Barbours Terminal, Main Channel and Turning Basin, and HSC Morgan’s Point. The work consist of dredging of approximately 300,000 cubic yards of maintenance material from the Barbours Cut Terminal Main Channel as well as dredging approximately 1,300,000 CY from the […]

  • 24 February 2011

    The Port of Tauranga is about to begin a 170 metre extension to the wharf at Sulphur Point. The port company’s directors have approved the… (sunlive) [mappress] Source: sunlive, February 24, 2011;

  • 1 July 2011

    Wrightsville Beach aldermen moved quickly through the original point of their June 23 special meeting, approving the town’s $10 million … By Patricia E. Matson (luminanews) [mappress] Source: luminanews, July 1, 2011;

  • 4 March 2011

    It has been more than 20 years since the harbor in Alpena has been dredged, and as a result, the water levels have reached a point to… By Steve Schulwitz (thealpenanews) [mappress] Source: thealpenanews, March 4, 2011  

  • 28 June 2011

    Virginia Key Park’s North Point is the targeted site for excavated debris drilled from the billion-dollar Port of Miami project. More info: rogersoutdoorblog [mappress] Source: rogersoutdoorblog, June 28, 2011

  • 16 February 2011

    Dredging around the boat ramp at Schnapper Point in Mornington has stopped after the dredge collapsed and sank last week. The dredge began… BY JO WINTERBOTTOM (peninsulaweekly) [mappress] Source: peninsulaweekly, February 16, 2011;

  • 11 April 2019
    Business & Finance, Project & Tenders

    Weeks Marine Inc. – working under the Northern Ocean County Coastal Storm Risk Management project –  is currently carrying out a program of beach replenishment works in Pt. Pleasant Beach (NJ). According to the Army Corps, the sand placement operations began on April 8, 2019. The anticipated completion date for the Pt. Pleasant Beach works is late May-early June. […]

  • 19 March 2015
    Business & Finance

    James Bezan, Member of Parliament for Selkirk–Interlake, on behalf of Gail Shea, Minister of Fisheries and Oceans, has announced that approximately $7.5 million will be invested across the province to improve safety and working conditions for fishermen at harbors in Manitoba. In Gimli, the local harbor will undergo reconstruction of the concrete deck on the […]

  • 19 September 2014
    Business & Finance

    Deputy Premier Jeff Seeney’s comments that dumping on the wetlands at Abbot Point is a win-win for the environment and the economy demonstrate the disregard the Queensland government has for the Great Barrier Reef, according to the Australian Marine Conservation Society (AMCS). Felicity Wishart, the AMCS Great Barrier Reef campaign director said that calling plans […]

  • 1 August 2014
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Technology

    The Australian Marine Conservation Society (AMCS) has expressed extreme concern with the decision by the Great Barrier Reef Marine Park to re-issue a permit to allow dredging of 82,500 cubic meters and dumping of 378,000 cubic meters of dredge spoil from the port at Hay Point in the Marine Park. Felicity Wishart, AMCS Great Barrier […]

  • 3 November 2011
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Technology

    VOSTA LMG to present a new, patented ball joint design at the Europort exhibition in Rotterdam. The revolutionary new design, based on GREENFORCE technology, provides full wear liner protection and will result in less power and fuel consumption, less CO2 emission, less wear and has the possibility to apply a modern, self lubricating bearing system, […]

  • 6 January 2014

    For the month of December 2013, at least three vehicular accidents were reported to have occurred at the high risk “saddle”, the highest point of a mountain along the Maharlika Highway in Pintuyan area in route to Benit Ferry RORO Terminal Port in San Ricardo. According to Pintuyan Municipal Planning Officer Moncher Bardus, the local […]

  • 21 January 2015
    Business & Finance

    WWF-Australia yesterday welcomed Queensland Opposition Leader Annastacia Palaszczuk’s comprehensive and ground-breaking policy package to tackle the decline of the Great Barrier Reef. In particular, WWF said the new commitments to protect the Fitzroy Delta near Rockhampton and to prevent the dumping of dredge spoil on the fragile Caley Valley wetlands at Abbot Point, were a positive […]

  • 14 January 2015
    Business & Finance

    Maintenance dredging of the Rye Harbor has been scheduled to begin on January 19th 2015, reported today the Environment Agency.  Hydrodynamic dredging is expected to last for 7 days, working day and night, and will be completed using a pump barge under the control of a small tug unit. The dredging will take place at the following locations:   […]

  • 29 January 2018
    Business & Finance

     Save Our Sodus has just released this very interesting video in which their president and Mayor of Sodus Point, Dave McDowell, explains three major benefits of the Sodus Bay channel dredging work and shares a channel dredging status. According to McDowell, the benefits of the Sodus Bay channel dredging program are: deeper channel allows […]

  • 26 September 2011

    The dredging barge “Shorty C” sank around 4 p.m. Sept. 18 in the Loxahatchee River off Pennock Point in Jupiter. (tcpalm) [mappress] Source: tcpalm, September 26, 2011

  • 29 October 2013
    Business & Finance

    The Australian Marine Conservation Society has today called on the Federal Minister for the Environment to reject any further development applications for Abbot Point dredging, dumping and port development, while Adani is investigated for environmental breaches. Minister Hunt has ordered a report into alleged breaches by the Indian coal mining conglomerate’s operations at Abbot Point […]

  • 28 September 2010

    Utica Mayor David Roefaro has a vision of what he hopes a new development in North Utica called Harbor Point will look like. It will include… By Gary Liberatore (wktv) [mappress] Source: wktv, September 28, 2010;

  • 16 November 2009

    The big idea of launching Sydney Harbour into a new era of shipping, putting it among the major ports on the east coast of North America, is approaching a critical decision point… Source: The Cape Breton Post, November 16, 2009

  • 9 April 2014
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Technology

    The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, New York District, recently completed the maintenance dredging of nearly 680,000 cubic yards of sand from the Jones Inlet Federal Navigation Channel in Nassau County, NY, to a depth of more than 14 feet. The channel, approximately 2.3 miles long, separates Point Lookout and Jones Beach State Park on […]

  • 8 January 2013

    The threat to the Great Barrier Reef from massive coal port developments has been featured on French television, in a sign of growing international concern for the future of the world’s largest coral reef. The ten minute news report includes interviews with fishermen in Gladstone Harbour who blame dredging of coal and gas shipping channels […]

  • 2 May 2011

    A crane towering above a barge now dominates the skyline at Bowditch Point Park. During the next four months, that barge will move south alo… By Brian Liberatore (news-press) [mappress] Source: news-press, May 2, 2011;