Search results for: Port Gamble Bay

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  • 7 March 2011

    A nine-year effort to clean up pollution in Port Gamble Bay, as well as in the town of Port Gamble, will soon be headed into the final…   By Christopher Dunagan (kitsapsun) [mappress] Source: kitsapsun, March 7, 2011  

  • 26 March 2013
    Business & Finance

    Pope Resources, together with the State of Washington’s Department of Ecology (Ecology), announced that the two parties have agreed on the scope for the final portion of the environmental clean-up effort in and around Port Gamble Bay, a process that began in 2002. Pope Resources and Ecology will sign a consent decree, which is a […]

  • 25 March 2013
    Business & Finance

    The Washington Department of Ecology (Ecology) and Pope Resources have agreed on a path that will lead to a major cleanup in and around Port Gamble Bay. Port Gamble Bay is one of seven priority bays identified for cleanup under the Puget Sound Initiative. Historical sawmill, wood chipping and log rafting and storage activities contaminated […]

  • 20 April 2016
    Business & Finance, Project & Tenders

    A major cleanup project restarting this summer will dig up and remove more decades-old contaminated sediments, creosoted pilings and other materials from Port Gamble Bay. Local residents are invited to an April 26 meeting in Port Gamble to get the latest news from Washington Department of Ecology staff on the project’s second phase of in-water […]

  • 22 May 2015
    Business & Finance

    A major cleanup project that starts this summer will dig up and remove decades-old contaminated sediments and other materials from Port Gamble Bay’s waters. Local residents are invited to a May 27 meeting at Hood Canal Pavilion in Port Gamble to talk with Washington Department of Ecology staff about the project. Preliminary work is expected […]

  • 11 October 2013
    Business & Finance

    The public is encouraged to comment on draft documents for cleaning up the in-water portion of the Port Gamble Bay and Mill cleanup site. The comment period starts today, and runs through Nov. 12, 2013. The draft documents include a legal agreement between the Washington Department of Ecology and Pope Resources. The agreement, called a […]

  • 10 March 2011

    Public education was the purpose of a meeting held Wednesday night in Port Gamble about the clean up of the neighboring bay.  By Brynn Grimley (kitsapsun) [mappress] Source: kitsapsun, March 10, 2011      

  • 25 September 2015
    Business & Finance

    Equipment is rolling in by land and water this week as workers prepare to remove decades-old contaminated sediments and other materials from Port Gamble Bay. Contractor Orion Marine Group will launch a major cleanup project Monday by starting to pull old, creosote-treated pilings out of the water. Pope Resources is responsible for the cleanup under […]

  • 2 April 2013
    Business & Finance

    The Port of Kingston’s dredging project looks like it has the final green light. Port Manager Kori Henry said soil samples came back clean — meaning no bacterial contamination — which is “very exciting.” The port is in discussions with Olympic Property Group to use the port’s soil from the dredge to cap the area […]

  • 8 December 2015
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Technology

    The Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife (WDFW) has begun distributing $8.2 million in funding for 12 local projects designed to protect and restore the natural shorelines around Puget Sound. Project sponsors include local governments, tribes and non-profit organizations from Hood Canal to the Snohomish River Delta who applied for funding through two competitive grant […]

  • 25 February 2013

    Thornbury harbor will receive an emergency dredging program early this spring, reports simcoe.com. The cost of this dredging project will be somewhere between $200,000 and $270,000, and will be paid by debt financing. The Thornbury harbor dredging work is scheduled to commence in April and to be wrapped up in May. According to simcoe.com, Councillor […]

  • 13 December 2010

    A campaign by Gambol Industries to build a $50 million shipbuilding and repair business at the Port of Los Angeles may be torpedoed this … By Art Marroquin (presstelegram) [mappress] Source: presstelegram, December 13, 2010;

  • 24 September 2014
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Technology

    The Australian Marine Conservation Society (AMCS) has pointed to a new analysis of declining international demand for coal as more reasons why the massive industrial expansion of ports on the Great Barrier Reef’s coastline must stop. The latest report from the Carbon Tracker Initiative, a group of financial analysts specialising in the economic risks of […]

  • 14 August 2014
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Technology

    The Australian Marine Conservation Society has expressed alarm at the proposed dredging of 5 million cubic meters of seafloor to make way for bigger cruise ships at the Port of Cairns. AMCS Great Barrier Reef campaign director, Felicity Wishart, said the proposed dredging would threaten water quality and important habitat for fish, dugongs and turtles. […]

  • 1 December 2009

    HONG KONG – CHINA has approved plans by Macau to reclaim an area of land equivalent to 500 football pitches in a bid to ease a shortage of space in the Asian gambling hub, the territory’s government said on Tuesday… Source: South China Morning Post, December 1, 2009;

  • 23 July 2013
    Business & Finance

    The Thornbury Harbour dredging program is scheduled to commence today, according to simcoe.com. This very important deepening project should cost somewhere between $200,000 and $270,000, and will last about two weeks. The Thornbury Harbour dredging work will be paid by debt financing. Councillor Bob Gamble was opposed to the dredging plan this year, saying he […]

  • 8 September 2011

    ABP Marine Environmental Research Ltd has prepared a Maintenance Dredge Plan on behalf of the River Hamble Harbour Authority (RHHA), in association with marina and boatyard owners on the river. The aim of the Plan was to collate information to assist both operators and regulators seeking, or giving approval, for maintenance dredging activities close to […]

  • 9 January 2012

    It’s been awhile since anyone removed silt buildups from the city’s Turning Basin or along the Petaluma River’s main channel and it’s not…     By JAY GAMEL (pressdemocrat) [mappress] Source: pressdemocrat, January 9, 2012;

  • 7 June 2011

    For the past few weeks, crews have been adding sand to Bowditch Point to extend it another 300 feet into the Gulf. By Tyler Gamble (nbc-2) [mappress] Source: nbc-2, June 7, 2011;    

  • 19 May 2010

    Long Beach-based Gambol Industries will make yet another pitch on Tuesday in its ongoing attempt to operate a shipbuilding business from a… [mappress] Source: contracostatimes, May 19, 2010;

  • 4 January 2013
    Business & Finance

    The maintenance dredging operations at Port Hamble Marina commenced yesterday. The expected completion date for these works is 31 January 2013, but this will be dependant on the weather. All vessels involved will display the appropriate lights and shapes as required by the International Regulations for the Prevention of Collisions at Sea. River users are […]

  • 28 July 2010
    Business & Finance

    After a stormy year, the Port of Los Angeles is expected Wednesday to end an “exclusive” relationship with Long Beach-based Gambol … By Art Marroquin (dailybreeze) [mappress] Source: dailybreeze, July 28, 2010;

  • 22 November 2013
    Business & Finance

    Cleanup crews for the Washington Department of Ecology will begin removing contamination from the bottom of Lake Union at Northlake Shipyard in Seattle later this month. Redside Construction of Port Gamble plans to begin preparing the site at 1441 N. Northlake Way as early as today. Dredging is expected to begin in early December. Northlake […]

  • 30 October 2015
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Technology

    ABP Marine Environmental Research ltd (ABPmer) has been contracted by the River Hamble Harbor Authority to undertake its 2015 annual bathymetric survey. The survey is carried out to help the River Hamble Harbor Authority to maintain its knowledge of the water depths within the river and to capture any morphological changes that might be occurring […]

  • 16 June 2014
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Technology

    After Governor Rick Scott’s signing of a funding package, Port Tampa Bay said that the port authority will now have the funds to purchase new post-Panamax gantry cranes to expand throughput capacity at the port’s growing container terminal—a $12 million boon for the state’s largest and most diversified port. Port Tampa Bay’s strategic investment in […]

  • 6 December 2013

    Barges have set up and are getting ready to dredge the bottom of Lake Union just west of Gas Works park. Larry Altose, from the Washington State Department of Ecology, writes about the work: “The contamination we’re about to remove existed before the present owner purchased the property in 1994. At that time, Northlake Ship […]