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  • 19 April 2019
    Business & Finance

    The dredging operations at Ventura Harbor, CA, have been completed with 470,000 cubic yards of sand relocated from the entry channel, Ventura Harbor Village said in its latest announcement.  During the end of March and much of April, Manson Construction’s crew was busy dredging the entrance to Ventura Harbor as well as the sand trap, […]

  • 13 March 2015
    Business & Finance, Project & Tenders

    For the first time in several years, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers has completed dredging of the Main Channel entrance to the Ventura Harbor. During a three-week project to dredge the entrance to the Harbor, approx. 800,000 cubic yards of sand material was removed from the site. The dredging efforts were managed by the Corps using $6 million […]

  • 6 March 2014

    U.S. Congresswoman Julia Brownley announced $10.5 million for the Ventura Harbor dredging project. The FY2014 U.S. Army Corps of Engineers work plan includes $7.1 million for the project and the President’s FY2015 budget request includes an additional $3.4 million. In prior fiscal years, funding for dredging at Ventura Harbor has been inadequate, threatening navigation of […]

  • 17 January 2013

    The Ventura Port District will receive $2.5 million for the Ventura Harbor dredging program, according to vcstar.com. During the past 10 months, the port officials met with the Army Corps of Engineers in Los Angeles, Oakland and Washington, D.C. to discuss this issue. The Ventura Harbor dredging project will commence after Manson Construction completes dredging […]

  • 5 March 2015
    Business & Finance

    For the first time in several years, a major dredging effort is underway in the Ventura Harbor, and is expected to remove about 80 percent of the accumulated sand from the Harbor entrance and sand trap. About 800,000 cubic yards of sand material will be removed. The dredging efforts are managed by the United States Army […]

  • 5 December 2018
    Business & Finance

    California Congresswoman Julia Brownley yesterday announced $14.8 million in federal funding for U.S. Army Corps of Engineers projects in Ventura County at Channel Islands Harbor, Ventura Harbor, and the Port of Hueneme, set to strengthen local infrastructure. “Ventura Harbor, Channel Islands Harbor, and the Port of Hueneme are essential drivers of our local economy, and […]

  • 10 February 2016
    Business & Finance

    Congresswoman Julia Brownley has announced $11.6 million for the Ventura Harbor dredging project. The FY2016 U.S. Army Corps of Engineers work plan includes $7.33 million for the current project, which is already underway. The President’s FY2017 budget request includes $4.3 million for dredging Ventura Harbor next year. “Since coming to Congress, I have been working […]

  • 26 January 2016
    Business & Finance

    Ventura Port District officials, working with the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers and the U.S. Coast Guard, have launched a two-phased program to address safety issues at the Ventura Harbor entrance. This scheme is aimed to ensure that the upcoming dredging operation that is already scheduled can be expanded to address the heavy shoaling due […]

  • 22 June 2018
    Business & Finance

    Congresswoman Julia Brownley yesterday announced more than $12.3 million in new federal funding for U.S. Army Corps of Engineers projects in Ventura County at Channel Islands Harbor, Ventura Harbor, and the Port of Hueneme. “I have long fought alongside our local leaders for additional funds for Ventura County’s port and harbors, and I am pleased […]

  • 22 February 2016
    Business & Finance

    The entrance to Ventura Harbor reopened on Friday to all boating traffic, according to the Ventura Port District. Oscar Peña, the port district’s general manager, said that the harbor is returning to normal and is pleased that there were no major boating incidents reported during the closure. Sand deposits from big waves, strong currents and […]

  • 19 February 2010

    VENTURA — For most of 2010, heavy equipment has been operating in Ventura Harbor to improve the integrity of the detached breakwater at the harbor’s entrance… [mappress] Source:thelog,February 18,2010

  • 14 June 2012

    A pair of bills authored by Assemblymember Das Williams that will have a direct impact on Ventura County residents passed the Senate Transportation Committee. One of those bills will allow an extension in the length of bike racks on the front of Gold Coast Transit buses to accommodate three bikes, instead of two. The other […]

  • 24 January 2012

    Proposed legislation that would allow the Ventura Port District to contract for dredging services in a more timely and cost-efficient manner is set for a full Assembly vote. AB 482, authored by Assemblymember Das Williams, would make way for the Ventura Port District to utilize contractors for inner harbor dredging that have been selected through […]

  • 21 September 2012

    According to vcstar.com, the Ventura Harbor needs $5.9 million to dredge its waterway entrance and an area known as the “sand trap.” “For now, the waterway is fine, but without dredging that won’t always be the case,“ stated Ventura Port District General Manager Oscar Peña. Peña, Ventura Mayor Mike Tracy and Commissioner Gregory Carson went […]

  • 10 July 2012

    According to noozhawk.com, Gov. Jerry Brown on Monday signed a piece of legislation authored by Assemblyman Das Williams, D-Santa Barbara, that streamlines dredging services in the Ventura Harbor in a more timely and cost-efficient manner. Assembly Bill 482 clears way for the Ventura Port District to utilize contractors for inner harbor dredging that have been […]

  • 24 November 2010

    Santa Barbara and Ventura County harbors are preparing for annual dredging projects, to keep the harbors navigable and to transport the … By Catherine French (thelog) [mappress] Source: thelog, November 24, 2010;

  • 11 September 2014
    Business & Finance, Project & Tenders

    In a meeting with the US Army Corps of Engineers on September 3, 2014, officials for Channel Islands Harbor, owned and operated by Ventura County, learned that dredging of the Harbor sand trap will begin October 1, 2014. The Channel Islands Harbor sand trap was designed to retain sand for placement on Hueneme Beach every […]

  • 21 July 2011

    Dredging equipment was moved in over the weekend and workers are ready to begin dredging the Ventura Marsh this week…   (clreporter) [mappress] Source: clreporter, July 21, 2011;

  • 17 December 2012
    Business & Finance

    MosaicHydro, in partnership with CARIS and RESON, is offering a five-day training course for surveyors new to multibeam surveys. The five-day training course will take place April 29 to May 3, 2013 in Ventura, California. The training course will include in-depth classroom training on multibeam theory of operation, setup, operation and post-processing in CARIS HIPS […]

  • 21 April 2019
    Business & Finance

    Dredging Today brings you an overview of the most popular stories from the past week (April 15-21, 2019).   Jan De Nul in Benin: Season’s Goal Completed Jan De Nul has just released the latest update on their underwater breakwater project in Benin, saying that the season’s goal was successfully completed.   Two More IHC […]

  • 25 July 2011

    The next stage in the Ventura Marsh Aquatic Ecosystem Restoration Project is under way and on schedule…   By PEGGY SENZARINO (globegazette) [mappress] Source: globegazette, July 25, 2011;

  • 2 November 2018
    Business & Finance, Vessels

    Navigating the Channel Islands Harbor will continue to be safe and downcoast beaches will receive an influx of much-needed sand thanks to a dredging project that will soon be underway. The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers is on schedule to start dredging the Channel Islands Harbor in late November 2018, reported the officials. The hydraulic […]

  • 2 November 2011

    Federal, state and local officials celebrated the completion of the Ventura Marsh Aquatic Ecosystem Restoration Project Tuesday afternoon… (globegazette) [mappress] Source: globegazette, November 2, 2011;  

  • 19 March 2018
    Business & Finance

    Ventura County Watershed Protection District (VCWPD) recently sent a letter to the Army Corps requesting for the Department permit for its routine operation and maintenance program. According to the Corps, an permit application has been received for the maintenance of VCWPD facilities (Covered Facilities) pursuant to VCWPDs Routine Operation and Maintenance Program. The proposed permit, if issued, […]

  • 13 February 2011

    Annual dredging of material buildup in the Ventura Harbor channel is under way to ensure the waterway remains navigable, particularly for… By Kevin Clerici (vcstar) [mappress] Source: vcstar, February 13, 2011;

  • 12 October 2011

    A ribbon-cutting ceremony will be held for the Ventura Marsh restoration project from 1 to 2 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 1, at the project site…   By Peggy Senzarino (globegazette) [mappress] Source: globegazette, October 12, 2011;