Search results for: Santa Cruz Harbor

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  • 25 December 2019
    Business & Finance

    Santa Cruz Harbor (CA) has just presented an update on the ongoing entrance channel dredging project. In their December newsletter they said that during the first few weeks of the season, the crew made steady progress digging out toward the harbor mouth along the western side of the channel. “Addressing shoaling along the western margins creates […]

  • 14 November 2017
    Business & Finance, Project & Tenders, Vessels

    The annual dredging of the Santa Cruz Harbor (CA) is in full swing now, with the 16″ dredger Twin Lakes operating in the area. According to the port office, the Twin Lakes started dredging the federal entrance channel on Monday, November 13, 2017. “Entrance dredging operations will continue through April 2018. All material will be disposed […]

  • 31 October 2016
    Business & Finance

    The Santa Cruz Harbor announced recently that the entrance channel dredging operations are scheduled to begin on November 7, 2016. The dredge crew will mobilize the Port District’s new 16″ hydraulic dredge Twin Lakes for the dredging project. The Entrance dredging will continue through April 30, 2017. Also, the announcement said that the North Harbor dredging began on October […]

  • 22 March 2016
    Business & Finance

    Since starting dredging in November, the crews working on the Santa Cruz small craft harbor dredging project have dredged over 250,000 cubic yards of material from the area. Dredging of the harbor is required because of the constant easterly movement of sand along the coast and thus, across the harbor entrance. Constantly moving, the sand mass builds up against the […]

  • 20 March 2013
    Business & Finance

    This video shows the Santa Cruz Harbor dredging project. The material dredged from the bottom of the Santa Cruz Small Craft harbor is a combination of sand, natural organic plant life and seawater. Dredged material (averaging 200,000 cubic yards per year) is an important sand resource for beach replenishment downcoast of the harbor (see “Littoral […]

  • 29 March 2012

    The Santa Cruz Harbor dredging began for the 2011-12 season on Monday, November 28, 2011, and will continue through April 30, 2012. The sandy material dredged from the federal entrance channel will be disposed of east of the east jetty, using a combination of beach, nearshore and offshore disposal. Dredging of the harbor is required […]

  • 11 November 2011

    Last March, a tsunami caused by an earthquake in Japan destroyed over a third of Santa Cruz Harbor, causing an estimated $22 million in …   (boatingindustry) [mappress] Source: boatingindustry, November 11, 2011;

  • 26 October 2011

    Still recovering from the March tsunami that caused $20 million in damage, the Santa Cruz Small Craft Harbor will postpone a state loan paym… More info: santacruzsentinel By J.M. BROWN [mappress] Source: santacruzsentinel, October 26, 2011

  • 13 February 2020
    Business & Finance

    California Congressman Jimmy Panetta announced this week that $540,000 will go toward ensuring that people can continue to navigate Santa Cruz Harbor channels as maintenance dredging continues. This funding will help ensure the safety and prosperity of communities on the central coast of California. “Since I was elected to office, I have been committed to […]

  • 1 October 2019
    Business & Finance

    Dredging of Santa Cruz’s north harbor in California is scheduled to begin today using the Port District’s 8″ dredge Squirt. According to a Santa Cruz Harbor official announcement, the dredging permit window ends on February 28, 2020, for fine-grained material, and continues through April 30, 2020, for sandy, coarse-grained material. “Dredging of the harbor is […]

  • 28 November 2016
    Business & Finance

    After completing startup and testing procedures, the Santa Cruz Port District’s new dredger Twin Lakes has begun the Entrance dredging scheme. “Depths in the harbor entrance are being impacted by early season shoaling. We are increasing the frequency of soundings for now to assist both boaters and the dredge crews,” the Santa Cruz Port District […]

  • 22 December 2010

    The Santa Cruz Port District seeks a qualified consulting firm to analyze its current dredging practices to determine whether feasible and cost effective… (santacruzharbor) [mappress] Source: santacruzharbor, December 22, 2010

  • 17 November 2010

    The state Coastal Commission on Thursday will consider two important requests from Santa Cruz, one to temporarily allow dredging to continue… (By J.M. Brown — Santa Cruz Sentinel) [mappress] Source: Santa Cruz Sentinel

  • 3 December 2018
    Business & Finance

    Congressman Jimmy Panetta has announced the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers funding for the Santa Cruz Harbor and Moss Landing Harbor. According to him, the Fiscal Year 2019 Work Plan provides $464,000.00 to the Santa Cruz Harbor, and $709,000.00 to the Moss Landing Harbor. “The Santa Cruz and Moss Landing Harbors provide our communities with […]

  • 2 January 2017
    Business & Finance, Project & Tenders, Vessels

    In 2016, dredging industry saw the launching of some of the most interesting vessels ever made for this sector. DT brings you a brief overview of the launching ceremonies that took place over the past year.   Krasnoye Sormovo Launches TSHD Sommers Krasnoye Sormovo Shipyard, part of United Shipbuilding Corporation, held recently the launching ceremony […]

  • 29 June 2016
    Business & Finance

    The launching ceremony of a new dredging vessel, named Twin Lakes, will take place in the Santa Cruz Harbor later today, according to Lisa Ekers, the Port District Director. The new 200-ton dredger, built by DSC Dredge LLC from Reserve, Louisiana, will replace the Seabright, which conducted its last dredging operation in June. DSC was commissioned to […]

  • 18 July 2016
    Business & Finance, Vessels

    The Santa Cruz Port District has just announced that they will host a christening ceremony for its new $5 million dredger, the Twin Lakes, this week. The new 200-ton machine, built by DSC Dredge LLC from Reserve, Louisiana, will replace the Seabright, which conducted its last dredging operation in June. DSC was commissioned to build the Twin Lakes […]