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  • 22 December 2009
    Project & Tenders

    NOT one of the 42 cruise ships under construction in dockyards around the world will be able to use the new White Bay passenger terminal announced by the State Government because they are too tall to pass under the Harbour Bridge… Source: Sydney Morning Herald, December 22, 2009;

  • 13 April 2010

    Sydney Ports advises that the port extension will include 1,850 metres of additional quay line for five new shipping berths, dedicated road access and rail sidings to the new terminal area and additional tug berths. It’s expected that the terminal will be operational from 2012… [mappress] Source:maximos62,April 13,2010;

  • 23 March 2010

    MEMBERTOU — Premier Dar­rell Dexter says he expects Otta­wa to take the lead on funding the dredging of Sydney Harbour so the port can attract the largest cargo ships coming through the Suez Canal… [mappress] Source:chronicleherald,March 23,2010;

  • 23 December 2009

    A permanent cruise passenger terminal will be built at White Bay Wharf Five by 2012 after the New South Wales government yesterday signalled the end of visits into Darling Harbour… Source:lloydslistdcn,December 22,2009;

  • 30 October 2015
    Business & Finance, Project & Tenders

    USACE Senior Environmental Scientist, Dr. Todd Bridges was the keynote presenter for the recent “Engineers Australia” speaker tour. Invited for his impressive credentials as the Army’s Senior Research Scientist for Environmental Science and leader of the Corps’ Dredging Operations Environmental Research (DOER) program and the Engineering with Nature (EWN) program, ERDC-EL’s Dr. Todd Bridges experienced […]

  • 24 May 2012

    At the yearly convention of the industry organisations Australian Constructors Association and Engineers Australia, Jan De Nul NV together with its local partner Baulderstone received the prestigious “Australian Construction Achievement Award 2012”. The Port Botany Expansion Project of the Joint Venture Baulderstone – Jan De Nul NV was chosen over 6 other strong contenders as […]

  • 25 September 2012

    Mayoral candidate Cecil Clarke released a responsible, real and ready port strategy for the Cape Breton Regional Municipality last week. The plan is aimed at advancing port development and creating jobs. It builds on Mr. Clarke’s years of experience working with the community, government and port stakeholders to obtain results that have already contributed millions […]

  • 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 […]

  • 25 September 2012

    Twenty-year-old Tynnan Byrne has added another trophy to his pool room after winning the Apprentice Of The Year Award for the Earthmover and Civil Contractors annual awards night in Sydney last week. Tynnan has worked with Sunshine Coast dredging, civil construction and marine engineering company, Hall Contracting, for more than four years. Hall Contracting’s Managing […]

  • 23 January 2014
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Technology

    Hutchison Ports Holdings said that today’s official opening of its Brisbane Container Terminals by Acting Prime Minister, and Minister for Infrastructure and Regional Development, The Hon Warren Truss, marks a seismic shift on Australia’s waterfront. The new container terminal on reclaimed land on Fisherman’s Island in the Port of Brisbane is part of the Hutchison […]

  • 31 August 2010

    As the Liberal Express continues to travel through Cape Breton today, Liberal Leader Michael Ignatieff is calling on the federal Conservatives to commit to funding for the dredging of Sydney Harbour to create high-quality jobs and economic development in the region. “The Conservatives are dragging their feet for no good reason when Cape Bretoners’ jobs […]

  • 16 April 2014
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Technology

    SeaRoc Group Ltd. established a new commercial office in Sydney to deliver the company’s innovative portfolio of software and technology solutions SeaPlanner™ to the markets in Australasia and Asia. The SeaPlanner system provides a complete management and tracking solution for all project data and information for onshore, near shore and offshore projects. SeaPlanner has a proven […]

  • 8 December 2010

    Cape Breton North MLA Cecil Clarke confirmed Tuesday that Harper will be in town Friday. He said Harper has been dealing with the process of… (capebretonpost) [mappress] Source: capebretonpost, December 8, 2010;

  • 28 December 2011

    The State Government has announced that the dredging of Wallis Lake will go ahead in the new year. “The dredging is critical for the oyster industry and also for the boating industry which is so important to tourism and the Forster-Tuncurry community,” Myall Lakes MP, Stephen Bromhead said. Mr Bromhead will meet with the Crown […]

  • 17 September 2014
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Technology

    Maintenance dredging of the Sylvania Waters canals will commence in mid-October and is expected to be completed by the end of November, according to The St George & Sutherland Shire Leader. Under the cleanup plan, three areas will be dredged: – at the exit of Gwawley Creek between Belgrave Esplanade, Clarence Crescent and Castlereagh Crescent; – […]

  • 2 June 2010

    Cape Bretoners are shovel-ready and the Nova Scotia and federal governments are late. [mappress] Source: capebretonpost, June 2, 2010;

  • 1 October 2010

    The subject of harbour dredging was once again brought up during question period in the House of Commons…   The Cape Breton Post [mappress] Source: The Cape Breton Post, October 1, 2010;

  • 22 March 2017
    Business & Finance

    René Kolman, Secretary General of IADC will be presenting on the topic of “Ecosystem Services” at the 30th IAPH World Ports Conference in Bali, Indonesia. The event will take place on 7- 12 May, 2017 at the Bali Nusa Dua Convention Center (BNDCC). Last year, IADC published the “Ecosystem services: Towards integrated marine infrastructure project optimization” […]

  • 29 January 2020
    Business & Finance

    The NSW Government has just released the Environmental Impact Statement (EIS) for the Western Harbor Tunnel which lays out the route for the project and how it will impact residents and the environment, Jamie Parker, the NSW Member of Parliament for the electorate of Balmain, announced today. It includes plans for: Tunneling under homes in […]

  • 30 August 2013

    The Xbloc team will be present at the ICE conference in Edinburgh, Scotland, from September 18 – 20, 2013. “You can meet us at the Xbloc booth in the exhibition area. On Thursday the 19th, Bart van Zwicht will give a presentation on the design and construction of the low crested Xbloc breakwater at Pointe […]

  • 14 September 2015
    Business & Finance

    Neil Lawson, in his capacity as Chairman of PIANC, hosted a member-only PIANC networking event on Thursday, 10 September, at Cardno’s Sydney office. PIANC is the global non-political and non-profit organisation providing guidance for sustainable waterborne transport infrastructure for ports and waterways. PIANC members heard guest speaker, Dr. Todd Bridges, Senior Research Scientist for Environmental […]

  • 11 May 2017
    Business & Finance

    The 30th IAPH World Ports Conference is taking place this week in Bali, Indonesia, at Bali Nusa Dua Convention Center (BNDCC). At the event, Rene Kolman, Secretary General of IADC, presented on the topic of “Ecosystem Services”. The Secretary General highlighted the concept of ES, presented a case study on Botany Bay in Sydney, Australia […]

  • 29 June 2010

    These days, everybody wants a new port, with the help of some government cash and perhaps a chunk of change from the federal Atlantic… [mappress] Source: thechronicleherald, June 29, 2010;

  • 29 November 2012
    Business & Finance

    The Port Hedland Port Authority was awarded the “Port of the Year” at the 17th Annual Lloyd’s List Australian Shipping & Maritime Industry Awards in Sydney last night. The event attracted more than 400 senior industry executives from Australia’s shipping, ports and maritime industry, making it one of the more prestigious events in the shipping […]

  • 11 November 2013
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Technology

    Port Botany’s newest container terminal, Sydney International Container Terminals Limited (SICTL), is now operating. It received its first ship on Wednesday night, the Forum Fiji. SICTL is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Hutchison Port Holdings (HPH), the world’s leading port investor, developer and operator. SICTL is HPH’s second international container terminal in Australia. Brisbane Container Terminals […]

  • 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