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  • 6 February 2020
    Business & Finance

    The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers’ Los Angeles District, in coordination with the Port of San Diego, will perform maintenance dredging in a portion of the federal channel at the southern end of San Diego Bay beginning mid-February. The purpose of the work is to re-establish authorized channel depths of -35 Mean Lower Low Water, […]

  • 5 July 2019
    Business & Finance

    The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Los Angeles District, is inviting comments on a draft Environmental Assessment (EA) for the proposed South San Diego Harbor dredging project in San Diego, California. USACE, as part of its Operations and Maintenance Program, is proposing to perform maintenance dredging in South San Diego Harbor Federal Channel to re-establish […]

  • 16 May 2019
    Business & Finance, Project & Tenders

    Granite and Healy Tibbitts Builders, Inc. announced yesterday that their joint venture team has been awarded a $27 million dredging contract in San Diego. The contract was awarded by Naval Facilities Engineering Command Southwest and includes maintenance dredging at Piers 1, 3, and Paleta Creek at Naval Base San Diego. The contract also includes one […]

  • 11 April 2018
    Business & Finance

    Manson Construction Co., from Seattle, Washington, has $36.9 million contract for maintenance dredging of various piers at Naval Base San Diego, reports the U.S. Department of Defense (DoD). The project, set to be completed by October 2021, to be performed provides for maintenance dredging surrounding Piers 4, 5 and 8, and Mole to re-establish the design operational […]

  • 29 November 2017
    Business & Finance

    The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Los Angeles District, has received an application for permit for the Maintenance Dredging of Naval Base San Diego (NBSD). The proposed action consists of maintenance dredging of Piers 1, 4, 5, 8, North Mole Pier, & Paleta Creek at NBSD, reported the Corps. Also, the project calls for ocean disposal […]

  • 28 August 2017
    Business & Finance

    The Shelter Island Boat Launch Facility is currently operating with one lane open during a major improvement project to provide better access for boaters, the Port of San Diego said in its latest release.  After the Labor Day weekend, it will be completely closed from September 5, 2017 through the completion of construction, currently anticipated […]

  • 9 May 2017
    Business & Finance

    As part of their ongoing Integrated Planning Initiative, the Port of San Diego will host its Open House on Thursday, May 11, 2017 from 6-8 p.m. at the National City Aquatic Center in National City, CA. This event will provide an opportunity for the public and stakeholders to get an update on the proposed draft goals […]

  • 29 March 2017
    Business & Finance

    Col. Peter Helmlinger, commander of the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, South Pacific Division, met recently with the mayors and other public officials of two coastal communities to discuss a proposed $174 million coastal storm damage reduction project. Encinitas Mayor Catherine Blakespear and Solana Beach Mayor Mike Nichols hosted Col. Helmlinger and Col. Kirk Gibbs, […]

  • 30 March 2016
    Business & Finance, Research & Development

    UC San Diego biologists who examined the biological impact of replenishing eroded beaches with offshore sand found that such beach replenishment efforts could have long-term negative impacts on coastal ecosystems. The scientists, who studied the effects of beach replenishment efforts on the abundance of intertidal invertebrates at eight different beaches in San Diego County, discovered […]

  • 14 April 2015
    Business & Finance

    The Coastal Sediments 2015 conference will take place on May 11-15, 2015, in San Diego, CA. The Coastal Sediments conference will provide an international forum for exchanging information among coastal engineers, geologists, oceanographers, and others interested in the physical processes of coastal sediments and morphology changes. The Organizing Committee has announced CS ’15 keynote speakers: […]

  • 28 February 2014
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Technology

    The American Association of Port Authorities (AAPA) 2014 Maritime Economic Development Workshop, hosted by the Port of San Diego, drew nearly 80 economic development professionals from the port community and three of AAPA’s four geographic delegations (the United States, Canada and the Caribbean) to the Hilton San Diego Bayfront Hotel on February 20 and 21, […]

  • 26 January 2014
    Business & Finance

    The Port of San Diego has announced that it will host the American Association of Port Authorities 2014 Maritime Economic Development Workshop. Among the key topics on the minds of Western Hemisphere port development, marketing and logistics executives is how to implement and fund transportation infrastructure projects for the growing volumes of goods, both imports […]

  • 24 January 2014
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Technology

    The Port of San Diego will host two community workshops as part of its effort to gather input for its Integrated Port Master Plan Update process. The Port of San Diego, the fourth largest port in California, is in the midst of developing a 50-Year Vision Plan as part of the Port Master Plan Update […]

  • 30 December 2013
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Technology

    The theme of the 2014 Maritime Economic Development Workshop (February 20 – 21, 2014, San Diego, CA) is “Tackling port economic development challenges and measuring effectiveness.” Port authorities and their private-sector partners invest a great deal of time and money into outreach and marketing activities to attract customers, generate business, address stakeholder concerns and uniquely […]

  • 13 December 2013
    Business & Finance

    The 2014 Maritime Economic Development Workshop is scheduled for February 20 – 21, 2014, San Diego, CA. The theme of the 2014 Maritime Economic Development Workshop is Tackling Port Economic Development Challenges and Measuring Effectiveness. Port authorities and their private-sector partners invest a great deal of time and money into outreach and marketing activities to […]

  • 19 September 2013

    The Port of San Diego announced today it has reached a tentative agreement with General Dynamics NASSCO that moves the largest-ever cleanup of San Diego Bay one step closer to reality. “The Port of San Diego takes its stewardship of San Diego Bay very seriously,” said Port Chair Ann Moore. “The bay is not only […]

  • 16 October 2012

    A massive dredging project is underway along San Diego County beaches in order to replenish the evaporating coastline. SANDAG, which is coordinating the $28.5 million Regional Beach Sand Project with support from community leaders in the coastal areas, kicked off the project on September 8. Funding comes from the cities of Carlsbad, Encinitas, Imperial Beach, […]

  • 4 September 2012

    According to kpbs.org, between now and November, crews will take 1.4 million cubic yards of sand resting offshore and boost the sand level at eight beach locations in the San Diego area. A lot of sand will be pumped from the ocean floor onto beaches from the South Bay to North County. “We’ve just changed […]

  • 28 August 2012

    The San Diego beaches replenishment project is scheduled for the next month. A lot of sand will be pumped from the ocean floor onto beaches from the South Bay to North County. According to kpbs.org, the dredging vessel that will undertake the job is on its way to San Diego and should arrive next weekend. […]

  • 6 August 2012

    The Port of San Diego has completed its final report on the environmental impacts of a proposed pier replacement project at BAE Systems San Diego Ship repair facility, located at 2205 E. Belt Street, San Diego. The project will replace and modernize deteriorated facilities and help to service commercial and Navy vessels. The final environmental […]

  • 9 July 2012

    According to nctimes.com, a $22.5 million beach replenishment project is just weeks away from its scheduled start date to put sand on many San Diego County beaches, but it’s still uncertain whether the dredging equipment will arrive as scheduled. “Right now, we’re … looking at Aug. 20th as the start date, but I will tell […]

  • 21 June 2012

    A dredging project on the approach channel of San Diego Harbor will soon commence. The channel will be dredged to a depth of -55 ft MLLW. It is estimated that about 300,000 cubic yards of material will be dredged. It will then be placed in the nearshore at Coranado Beach, approximately 2.5 miles east of […]

  • 18 May 2012

    Members of the public are encouraged to attend an upcoming Port of San Diego workshop to discuss its Capital Improvement Program (CIP). The CIP is a program that includes projects that enhance maritime terminal operations. The public outreach meeting is scheduled for Thursday, May 31, from 5:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. in the Training Room […]

  • 8 May 2012

    A draft environmental document for a pier replacement project at a San Diego Bay ship repair facility is ready for public review and comment. The draft Environmental Impact Report (EIR) for the proposed replacement of Pier 4 at BAE Systems San Diego Ship Repair facility located at 2205 E. Belt Street, San Diego is available […]

  • 11 April 2012

      By a 6-0 vote with Commissioner Lee Burdick absent, the Board of Port Commissioners voted to appeal being named as a primary discharger in the Cleanup and Abatement Order issued by the San Diego Regional Water Quality Control Board in the recent Shipyard Sediment Site administrative matter R9-2012-0025. The appeal will not request a […]

  • 16 March 2012

    On March 14, 2012, the San Diego Water Board ordered multiple entities to clean 21 acres of contaminated sediment along the San Diego Bay by adopting a Cleanup and Abatement Order. “This project is the largest single sediment cleanup project ever undertaken in San Diego Bay and is an important component in protecting water quality […]

  • 26 October 2011

    San Diego’s City Council is being asked to dig into its pockets and its storm channels under a $60 million plan to help prevent flooding… (sfgate) [mappress] Source: sfgate, October 26, 2011

  • 30 June 2011

    The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service is finishing work on a massive restoration project at the southernmost end of San Diego Bay.   (10news) [mappress] Source: 10news, June 30, 2011;

  • 29 June 2011

    After dredging finishes in July, salt ponds in the most southern parts of San Diego Bay will be reconnected to ocean tides. By Robert Moreno and Khari Johnson (imperialbeach) [mappress] Source: imperialbeach, June 29, 2011