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  • 29 June 2015
    Business & Finance

    Sorn Chandara, Dim Kundy and Chek Netra, three environmental activists of the network Mother Nature, were arrested last week while attempting to hold a peaceful demonstration in front of the National Assembly in Phnom Penh. Mother Nature’s activists were attempting to gather and submit a petition to the National Assembly to protest against controversial sand […]

  • 18 May 2020
    Business & Finance

    The Keweenaw Stamp Sands Dredging Project in Lake Superior is scheduled to complete this summer season, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Detroit District, reports. Peterson Companies, Inc. and their subcontractor, Newt Marine, re-mobilized equipment to the project site and began dredging in April. “Dredging will buy time for the Buffalo Reef Task Force to […]

  • 12 February 2013
    Business & Finance

    A law to regulate the dredging of sand from the seabed will be introduced in Bahrain for the first time. Shura Council members who supported the bill yesterday complained the damage had already been done after years of unregulated offshore dredging. Some called for dredging companies to be forced to make backdated payments, claiming they […]

  • 10 December 2014
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Technology

    The Mines and Geosciences Bureau Region- 2 (MGB R02) through MGB Regional Director Mario Ancheta confirmed that black sand dredging along the shorelines of Cagayan province has been stopped. Ancheta ordered the former black sand dredging permitees to conduct rehabilitation efforts in mining areas. He said that the mining companies should free the area with its dredging equipment. […]

  • 26 March 2015
    Business & Finance

    In order to study the environment and social impact of a practice that has caused deadly river bank collapse incidents, Cambodian government has ordered a temporary halt to all sand dredging operations in the country’s rivers and lakes. The moratorium was set yesterday at a meeting of the Ministry of Mines and Energy, the Ministry of Environment, […]

  • 24 November 2011

    Governor Babatunde Fashola of Lagos State has ordered the suspension of all forms of surface mining in Badagry area of Lagos, southwest …   By Kazeem Ugbodaga (pmnewsnigeria) [mappress] Source: pmnewsnigeria, November 24, 2011;

  • 27 January 2010

    AUTHORITIES have temporarily suspended three Kampot province dredging operations for sand to export, a local official confirmed on Tuesday, but confusion remains over the exact reason… [mappress] Source: Phnom Phen Post, January 27, 2010;

  • 19 January 2011

    Illegal mining of sand along Mumbai and Maharashtra’s picturesque Konkan coast is threatening to destroy the fragile western coastline. This… By Viju B (timesofindia) [mappress] Source: timesofindia, January 19, 2011;

  • 13 September 2010

    Singapore, one of the world’s most prosperous and fastest growing economies, is being accused of expanding its coastline with illegally … (rt) [mappress] Source: rt, September 13, 2010;

  • 1 October 2020
    Authorities & Government

    Infrastructure Minister, Nichola Mallon today announced her decision to approve the planning application for sand dredging in Lough Neagh. This follows the Minister’s careful consideration of the Planning Appeals Commission’s (PAC) report on the Public Local Inquiry, held in June 2018. Minister Mallon commented: “This approval is a finely balanced decision where I had to […]

  • 29 May 2015
    Business & Finance

    The Environment Minister Mark H Durkan has issued enforcement notices to five companies telling them to stop dredging sand from Lough Neagh by the end of June or face prosecution. Alliance Environment spokesperson, Anna Lo MLA, has welcomed the action that the Environment Minister has taken against companies that have been dredging sand from the Lough. “I am […]

  • 17 November 2010

    Sand dredgers will soon be back in business along the Bankot creek bordering coastal Raigad and Ratnagiri districts in Maharashtra. They had… By Aparna Pallavi (downtoearth) [mappress] Source: downtoearth, November 17, 2010;

  • 19 March 2010

    Mumbai: Rampant ,illegal sand-dredging,in contravention of rules laid down by the state government in its tender agreement with the dredgers,was witnessed on thuesday when TOI visited Bankot Creek in Raigad along with environmental activists… [mappress] Source:timesofindia,March 19,2010

  • 13 July 2010

    Illegal sand dredging has caused severe erosion to the banks of Tien River, threatening the lives, farmland and houses of hundreds of … [mappress] Source: vietnamnews, July 13, 2010;

  • 14 December 2010

    Illegal sand dredging and storage is destroying dyke systems along the banks of the Red River in Ha Noi and a shortage of staff and facilities is… (vietnamnews) [mappress] Source: vietnamnews, December 14, 2010

  • 31 May 2010

    THAI NGUYEN — Illegal sand dredging on northern Nui Coc Lake must stop by today’s deadline or vessels and machinery would be seized and…   [mappress] Source: vietnamnews, May 31, 2010;

  • 27 December 2011

    In October Ly Yong Phat’s LYP Group had respected an agreement to stop sand dredging on the Tatai River in Koh Kong province by mid-October, to the relief of business owners and villagers in the area who had long campaigned against the dredging. But Janet Newman, owner of the Rainbow Lodge ecotourism resort, said yesterday […]

  • 15 July 2010

    Fish are the primary source of income for residents of this sleepy, rustic border town in southwestern Cambodia, but when the area’s sand… [mappress] Source: irinnews, July 16, 2010;

  • 18 April 2012

    According to Bernama, six land owners at Kuala Sungai Sedim are concerned that the land slides affecting their land will worsen following the continuous sand dredging work in the area. „The sand dredging work, carried out since two years ago, had caused serious erosion of their land,“ the land owners claimed. One of the land […]

  • 17 December 2010

    The Terengganu government has established a task force to monitor activities relating to sand dredging in the state to prevent incidences of… By R.S.N.MURALI (thestar) [mappress] Source: thestar, December 17, 2010;

  • 9 August 2010
    Research & Development

    Tap water contamination, which had affected some 10,000 residents in a south China town earlier this week, was caused by freakish weather… (china) [mappress] Source: china, August 10, 2010;

  • 27 June 2010

    Villagers on a small island in China’s Guangdong province are worried about the threat to their lives and economic activity with the island… [mappress] Source: thaindian, June 27, 2010;

  • 2 November 2010

    The nesting beaches of famous Olive Ridley sea turtles on the Orissa coast have eroded due to illegal sand dredging carried out by a major… (newkerala) [mappress] Source: newkerala, November 2, 2010;

  • 6 March 2017
    Business & Finance

    The preparations for maintenance dredging work at the Lancelin jetty, aimed to restore channel width and depth, are well underway. “An area stretching from 60 meters south of the jetty to around 100 meters north and out well past the jetty will be dredged,” the township of Lancelin in Western Australia said in its announcement. […]

  • 20 October 2015
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Technology

    Marotechniek, a Dutch company involved in finding new solutions for the dredging, marine, offshore and industrial sectors, has developed a new electric underwater motor, which will have its inaugural showcase during the 2015 Europort exhibition. The unit, driven by a permanent magnet submersible motor, is especially suitable for waterborne sand mining. The motor features built-in ‘permanent […]

  • 23 February 2011

    Companies extracting sand from Bahrain’s seas will now be monitored through a Global Positioning System (GPS) to avoid theft and other … (tradearabia) [mappress] Source: tradearabia, February 23, 2011;