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  • 18 December 2018
    Business & Finance

    Mark Eyking, Member of Parliament for Sydney-Victoria joined yesterday Chief Terry Paul, member of council and members of the Membertou First Nation to celebrate the completion of their harbor infrastructure project. Through this project, Membertou First Nation completed site development in Phase 1 for the Sydney Harbor in the industrial area which will help support […]

  • 28 December 2017
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Technology

    Damen Services Brisbane, the Queensland service hub for the international Damen Shipyards Group, has taken its seminar on the road. Earlier this month, Sydney City Marine hosted a 1 day technical seminar on vessel automation systems. Damen Services Brisbane has mobilized the complete automation simulator which was set up to compliment the training presentation. An […]

  • 7 March 2016
    Business & Finance

    Marine science and coastal studies experts from around the world are in Sydney this week to discuss the various ways they are tackling the impact of climate change on the coastlines and oceans. Their presentations will be part of the International Coastal Symposium (ICS), a biennial global event, hosted this year in Coogee. The symposium […]

  • 9 December 2015
    Business & Finance

    Harbor Port Development Partners, Inc. (HPDP) has reached an agreement with China Communications Construction Company Limited (CCCC) to discuss arrangements related to the design, construction and ownership of the marine container terminal, as part of the deep water port development project in Sydney, Nova Scotia. CCCC plans to undertake the design and construction of Sydney’s container […]

  • 9 May 2014
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Technology

    Member of Parliament for Sydney-Victoria, Mark Eyking, questioned the Conservative Government on the divestiture of the Sydney Harbour bottom. Eyking asked when the government will transfer control of the harbour bottom to the Cape Breton Regional Municipality (CBRM) so the municipality can focus on the economic development of the Port. “Now that the dredging is complete, […]

  • 17 March 2014
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Technology

    Roads and Ports Minister Duncan Gay has revealed plans for a major upgrade of Sydney’s Overseas Passenger Terminal (OPT) to meet the demands of the booming cruise industry. The OPT upgrade at Circular Quay will begin in May this year – during the cruise low season – with most of the critical works completed by […]

  • 23 November 2012
    Business & Finance

    Sydney Ports Corporation has achieved eleven consecutive years of annual container trade growth through Port Botany – the just released 2011/12 Annual Report confirming container volumes are up by 1 per cent to 2.036 million TEUs. Sydney Ports Chief Executive Officer Grant Gilfillan said the volume of container trade coming through the port of Botany […]

  • 26 September 2012

    Although the $38-million dredging project was completed in January, the Sydney Harbour still cannot receive larger ships. Jim Wooder, chairman of Sydney Marine Group and former project manager of the dredging, said: “Creating a new chart could be completed within two months but moving the lights will take longer. It is not clear how much […]

  • 19 September 2012

    “The $37-million Sydney harbour dredging project was completed to engineered specifications that required the navigational channel to be a minimum depth of 16.5 metres,“ the Sydney Ports Corporation said in Tuesday’s announcement. The dredging project, which began in October last year, was the result of the Port Master Plan commissioned by Sydney Marine Group, a […]

  • 27 January 2012

    Provincial Energy Ventures president Ernie Thrasher drew gasps and applause from the business community Thursday after announcing a $75 …   (capebretonpost) [mappress] Source: capebretonpost, January 27, 2012; Image: Boskalis

  • 20 January 2012

    After three months, the Sydney harbour dredge is finally complete. On Thursday evening, a dredge vessel was expected to pull into port near …   By Erin Pottie (capebretonpost) [mappress] Source: capebretonpost, January 20, 2012; Image: Boskalis

  • 16 January 2012

    With the dredging of Sydney harbour expected to be complete later this week, an official with the catch-and-relocate aspect of the project… By Laura Jean Grant (capebretonpost) [mappress] Source: capebretonpost, January 16, 2012; Image: Boskalis

  • 30 December 2011

    The dredging of Sydney harbour is now expected to be completed about two weeks later than originally planned…   By Nancy King (capebretonpost) [mappress] Source: capebretonpost, December 30, 2011; Image: boskalis

  • 2 December 2011

    A pump problem with the ship dredging Sydney harbour will push the project’s conclusion date back a few days…   (capebretonpost) [mappress] Source: capebretonpost, December 2, 2011; Image: Boskalis

  • 1 December 2011

    Harbour dredging is expected to be completed on time and on budget, according to the latest update on the project. A report issued Wednesday from port officials indicated the dredge was “in step” with the overall project schedule and budget. Removal of more that four-million cubic metres of seabed from the nine-kilometre access channel by […]

  • 14 November 2011

    One lobster leg and parts of four crabs were found in the most recent scans of material dredged from Sydney harbour…   By Greg McNeil (capebretonpost) [mappress] Source: capebretonpost, November 14, 2011;

  • 24 October 2011

    The success of a catch-and-relocate program for lobster and other marine life in advance of the dredging of Sydney harbour was tested yester… By Greg McNeil (capebretonpost) [mappress] Source: capebretonpost, October 24, 2011;

  • 19 October 2011

    An estimated 100-hectare silt plume in Sydney harbour is attracting criticism of the ongoing dredging project as it stirs debris, and some… (capebretonpost) [mappress] Source: capebretonpost, October 19, 2011;

  • 14 October 2011

    Another significant contract is scheduled to be awarded on the Sydney harbour dredging project later this month. The work will involve the… (capebretonpost) [mappress] Source: capebretonpost, October 14, 2011;

  • 6 October 2011

    The long-awaited dredging of Sydney harbour kicked off Sunday at 7 a.m. and the operation is running smoothly, says the project manager…   By Ken MacLeod (capebretonpost) [mappress] Source: capebretonpost, October 6, 2011;

  • 4 October 2011

    Dredging of Sydney Harbour has begun, symbolizing what some believe is a new beginning for this region’s economy…   By MARY ELLEN (thechronicleherald) [mappress] Source: thechronicleherald, October 4, 2011;

  • 3 October 2011

    The dredging ship that will deepen the channel into Sydney’s inner harbour has arrived in port…   (cbc) [mappress] Source: cbc, October 3, 2011;

  • 19 September 2011

    Sydney harbour fishers will begin the relocation of marine species from the path of the dredge site today. By Chris Shannon (capebretonpost) [mappress] Source: capebretonpost, September 19, 2011

  • 12 September 2011

    The Sydney and Area Chamber of Commerce is hoping the maximum local contribution… (capebretonpost) [mappress] Source: capebretonpost, September 12, 2011

  • 5 September 2011

    After years of planning and lobbying, the dredging of Sydney harbour, which some have said… By Nancy King (capebretonpost) [mappress] Source: capebretonpost, September 5, 2011;

  • 3 August 2011

    Leighton Holdings Ltd announced Leighton Contractors has been awarded a $115 million contract by Sydney Ports Corporation to deliver the… (businessspectator) [mappress] Source: businessspectator, August 3, 2011