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  • 26 September 2012
    Business & Finance

    Under a Major Port Construction for International Harbour programme created by the Ministry of Transportation and Communications (MOTC), the Taiwan Government has unveiled plans to invest TW$65.97bn ($2.2bn) over the next five years in several port projects. According to ship-technology.com, these investments will be used for: – the second stage construction on the Intercontinental Container […]

  • 23 November 2011
    Vessels

    The recommissioning of the 10,000hP Cutter Suction Dredge Eastern Aurora, owned by the largest Australian owned dredging contractor Hall Contracting Pty Ltd, has been finalised with successful sea trials off Batam, Indonesia. The sea trial involved running all systems on board at capacity at a location off the coast. Hall Contracting Director, Brian Hall, was […]

  • 28 October 2014
    Business & Finance

    CCCC Shanghai Dredging Co., Ltd. has recently won the bid for Phase 2 (Caicuo parcel) of the reclamation project in the south of Xiang’an District, Xiamen City, with a construction period of 730 days. Located in Xiamen City, Fujian Province, the project involves foundation treatment works measuring 1.556 million square meters, construction of walls measuring […]

  • 5 June 2014

    Philippine President Benigno Aquino announced that Chinese ships have been spotted in disputed reefs in the Spratlys island chain. China has deployed ships that are similar to the ones used to reclaim land in Johnson South Reef. The vessels were spotted around Gavin and Cuarteron Reefs, The Straits Times reported. The Spratly Islands dispute is […]

  • 30 July 2015
    Business & Finance

    Taiwan International Ports Corporation will host the 102nd Annual Conference of the Association of Pacific Ports from August 17th – 19th in Kaohsiung. The Corporation Vice President Liou Shy-tzong said that the conference is an opportunity for the seaports officials to gather, exchange and verify information about similar operations around the world, particularly from the […]

  • 27 December 2009

    The military will help dredge the sand, mud and driftwood that Typhoon Morakot deposited in Tsengwen Reservoir in Chiayi County, Water Resources Agency (WRA) Director-General Yang Wei-fu said yesterday… Source:taipeitimes,December 26,2009; [mappress]

  • 23 May 2012
    Project & Tenders, Vessels

    Scana Propulsion has concluded a contract with Rong Tai Trading of Taiwan for delivery of propulsion equipment, according to motorship.com. The contract with Rong Tai Trading is for the delivery of an ACG 105/980H propulsion system consisting of a twin screw gear, propeller, tunnel thruster and control system, driven by two 14V32/40 diesel engines, with […]

  • 20 April 2020
    Business & Finance

    MMA Offshore has won a contract with a top tier construction contractor to support foundation installation for an offshore wind farm project off the coast of Taiwan. Commenting the latest news, MMA Managing Director, David Ross, said: “Expanding our service offering into supporting the renewable sector is a key step in executing our growth strategy.”  […]

  • 29 November 2011

    Astra Resources PLC has signed an agreement with Cagayan River Construction & Development Corporation (CRCDC) on iron sands project in Philippines. The joint venture’s purpose is dredging, developing and managing the iron sands reserves in the Cagayan River Delta located in the Cagayan Valley Region and off-shore in the North Eastern part of Luzon in […]

  • 22 November 2012

    6th Container Terminal Wharves 108 and 109, part of Port of Kaohsiung’s new Intercontinental Container Terminal (ICT) complex, began formal operations in January 2011. Handling a combined 1.06 million TEU in 2011, the two wharves have already handled 0.72 million TEU as of the end of August this year (2012). Phase-2 projects now under construction […]

  • 29 May 2014
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Technology

    Renowned Japanese management consultant Kenichi Ohmae made the suggestion in 2009 that the development of Port of Kaohsiung should be divided into inner harbor and outer port, and the inner harbor should develop leisure tourism while the outer port should be a container port. Citing Port of Yokohama in Japan as an example, he said […]

  • 7 November 2017
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Technology

    Global subsea excavation specialist James Fisher Subsea Excavation (JFSE), a part of James Fisher and Sons plc, has completed its first project in Taiwan. For this job, the company deployed the shallow draft Twin R2000 tool to de-bury and retrench a cable for maintenance as part of the prominent Formosa 1 windfarm development for its […]

  • 9 July 2013

    On June 26, the signing ceremony for the first stage project of Panama Colon Container Terminal Phase III Project was held in Colon, Panama. The representative of the client, Taiwan Changrong Colon Container Terminal Company, and the representative of Jamaica Regional Management Center of CHEC attended the signing ceremony. After the signing ceremony, both parties […]

  • 4 June 2013
    Business & Finance

    On May 3, CCCC Third Harbor Engineering Co., Ltd. won the bid for Lot I of the Phase 1 Oufei reclamation project in Wenzhou City, Zhejiang Province, with a contract value of some 980 million yuan and a construction period of 2,551 days. Located on the southeast coast of Zhejiang Province and the east coast […]

  • 26 January 2016
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Technology

    Acta Marine has just announced the newest addition to their fleet – a 2611 multicat eurocarrier vessel, named Coastal Ace. The multicat vessel, enabling Acta to better assist their clients in the shallow water projects, has the length of 26,48 meters and is supported by two large cranes; a 1×100 T and a 1×50 T winch; […]

  • 12 May 2015
    Business & Finance, Project & Tenders

    Taiwan International Ports Corporation (TIPC) is continuing the growth and expansion trend with another major construction contract being awarded last month. In April, TIPC awarded $130 million contract for the land reclamation and reinforcement works at Kaohsiung’s Wharves S4 and S5, coming one step closer to the goal of becoming a major container hub in the region. The contract, […]

  • 25 July 2011

    On July 15, CCCC Forth Harbor Engineering Co., Ltd. won the project of No. 16 berth in Xiutu area of Quanzhou Port in Fujian Province, with a value of RMB 208 million and a construction period of 30 months. The project involves auxiliary facilities such as the 20,000t ro/ro berth and ro/ro system, south and […]

  • 15 July 2011
    Vessels

    Hall Contracting from Buderim ,Australia succesfully re-launched the dredger “Eastern Aurora” on July 13th 2011 in PT Worldwide Equipment Yard in Batam-Indonesia. Build in 1994 by IHC Holland ,as deep suction dredger,together with her sister vessel “Eastern Rainbow” for Formosa Plastics who employed them for reclamation of the industrial area in Mai Lioa ,Taiwan, where […]

  • 17 December 2017
    Business & Finance, Project & Tenders

    Dredging Today brings you an overview of the most popular stories from the past week (December 11-17, 2017).   Van Oord Completes Expansion of Taiwan’s Largest Port Van Oord has completed the expansion of the Port of Kaohsiung eight months ahead of schedule, reported the company on its website.   LNG Fuel Tank for TSHD Ecodelta on […]

  • 25 November 2011

    Henk van Schaik, a senior water expert from the Netherlands, met Changhua County Magistrate Cho Po-yuan Nov. 17 to discuss and exchange …   (focustaiwan) [mappress] Source: focustaiwan, November 25, 2011;

  • 2 June 2011

    The Kaohsiung Harbor Bureau has resolved to spend NT$2 billion to rebuild wharves, including the dredging of three wharves at the… By Ben Shen (cens) [mappress] Source: cens, June 2, 2011  

  • 1 June 2010

    Eric Chu, the Chinese Nationalist Party’s (KMT) candidate for the year-end election in Sinbei City, and Taipei Mayor Hau Lung-bin of the KMT, who is seeking re-election, yesterday pledged to work together to clean up the Tamsui River. Accompanied by Taipei County Commissioner Chou Hsi-wei — also of the KMT — Hau and Chu visited […]

  • 21 November 2018
    Business & Finance

    Jan De Nul Group has won the DPC ‘Coastal Port Dredging Project of the Year Award’ for its sustainable approach in port dredging, the company said in their latest release.  From August 2017 to April 2018, Jan De Nul Group dredged 4 million m³ of mudstone in the Port of Linkou, Taiwan, and re-used the […]

  • 23 September 2016
    Business & Finance

    UniSite Group, a Ningbo based company involved in dredging, land reclamation, offshore projects, marine, mechanical engineering and green remediation projects, took an active part in a lot of projects all over the world in the third quarter of 2016. During this time frame, the Chinese company supplied a significant amount of shipbuilding parts to the […]

  • 11 January 2012

    The Environmental Protection Administration (EPA) recently proposed a new land reclamation project that would make use of solid waste and…   (taipeitimes) [mappress] Source: taipeitimes, January 11, 2012;

  • 27 April 2011

    The Taipei Port is undergoing a major dredging project as part of a long-range plan to increase its capacity and global competitiveness… By Meg Chang (taiwantoday) [mappress] Source: taiwantoday, April 27, 2011