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  • 28 June 2012

    Work on dredging the Soai Rap Estuary, the main gate leading to newly developed Hiep Phuoc port system in HCM City’s Nha Be District, will begin early next month, reports vietnamnews.vnagency.com. The project value is EUR70 million. Soai Rap Estuary dredging will receive Belgian official development assistance funding. Dredging complation is scheduled for 2014. [mappress] […]

  • 18 March 2015
    Business & Finance

    Three countries have announced their intention to form a coalition for a global advocacy for large delta areas. The new initiative was discussed at the UN World conference on disaster risk reduction on 16 March. The tentative name is Delta coalition and the launching countries are Colombia, Japan and the Netherlands. Parliamentary vice-minister Kenichiro Euno […]

  • 26 November 2012
    Business & Finance

    Global marine terminal operator DP World has welcomed the official start of dredging of the Soai Rap River in Vietnam, saying it would bring customers faster access to market, lower costs and easier transportation. The Ho Chi Minh City (HCMC) Government Department of Transport is undertaking the USD 134 million project, and yesterday held a […]

  • 2 January 2012

    While the seaports in HCM City and Ba Ria-Vung Tau have been always overloaded, the ports in the west of the southern region can only …   (vietnamnet) [mappress] Source: vietnamnet, January 2, 2012;

  • 28 October 2010

    Flood prevention has been one of biggest preoccupations of Ho Chi Minh City authorities. Many projects have been behind schedule, therefore… By Quoc Hung (saigon-gpdaily) [mappress] Source: saigon-gpdaily, October 29, 2010;

  • 21 September 2010

    The biggest wharf in Cuu Long (Mekong) Delta was inaugurated in southern yesterday, two months earlier than expected…   (maritimenewsblog) [mappress] Source: maritimenewsblog, September 21, 2010;

  • 19 March 2010

    HA NOI — Illegal sand dredgers will have their transport vehicles seized by the capital’s waterways police if they are caught committing illegal acts… [mappress] Source:vietnamnews,March 19,2010;

  • 25 July 2013
    Business & Finance

    On June 28, while “Jinsan” Pile-driving Barge worked, a 44m-long PHC tubular piles with the diameter of 1m was slowly lifted and moved to the sea surface along with the hull. Lifting, barge moving, positioning, pile-sinking, beating, and hammer collecting were completed at one stretch. As designed, the first pile was smoothly driven into the […]

  • 25 November 2012
    Business & Finance

    The groundbreaking ceremony for the start of the crucial Soai Rap Dredging Project Phase 2 took place yesterday in Ho Chi Minh City. The project, executed for the account of the Management Board for Soai Rap Navigation Channel Dredging Investment Project of the Ministry of Transport in Vietnam, is intended to allow navigation for larger […]

  • 29 October 2012

    The Ca Mau province has revealed it intended to allocate VND100 billion ($5m) to clear 12 seaports and estuaries as part of its development plan during 2012-15. This project includes dredging of massive amounts of soil, deepening the seaport and fulfilling the demands of high-capacity ships and vessels from 90hp and up. The province plans […]

  • 14 April 2016
    Business & Finance, Project & Tenders, Vessels

    FSUE Rosmorport’s new trailing suction hopper dredger Severnaya Dvina has left the Song Thu Corporation shipyard (part of Damen Shipyards Group) in Da Nang, Vietnam, and is now on her way to Rotterdam, the Netherlands. Upon arrival, TSHD Severnaya Dvina will undergo final testing and adjustments prior to her delivery to the buyer. The vessel, named after […]

  • 5 November 2009
    Project & Tenders

    The government has agreed to grant more than VND4 trillion (US$224 million) from the state budget for a project to upgrade the main waterway between Ho Chi Minh City and the Mekong Delta, a local official said Tuesday… Source: Thanh Nien News, November 4, 2009

  • 25 March 2013

    Central Quang Nam Province has approved VND625 billion (US$29.7 million) to dredge and clean 27km of the Co Co River. The project will include cleaning up the river bed and construction of works along its length to ensure water traffic safety. It is expected to be completed by 2015. Province People’s Committee Chairman Le Phuoc […]

  • 22 May 2012

    According to the Viet Nam News, the People’s Committee of HCM City has asked the Prime Minister to instruct the Ministry of Transport to revoke licences that allow the Hiep Phuoc Maritime and Investment Joint-Stock Company to dredge river beds and upgrade the Dong Nai Waterway extending from Ong Nhieu Canal to Dong Nai Bridge. […]

  • 12 September 2012

    As soon as the dredging of the Ho Chi Minh City’s major canals are completed, waterway routes for tourists, as well as for residents, will be set up for tourism and later for public transport. “The dredging of the Tau Hu–Ben Nghe and Doi–Te canals would be completed soon,” stated Luong Minh Phuc, director of […]

  • 6 July 2011

    Phan Dong Temple in Quang Ninh Province. The temple is part of a national relic that sand dredging has been pushing to the Nhu Nguyet river…     (vnnnews) [mappress] Source: vnnnews, July 6, 2011;

  • 9 April 2010

    Hanoi will spend more than US$450 million until 2015 to clean up a local river.The VND8.7 trillion ($457.29 million) project will dredge and tidy up the Nhue River, upgrade drains and build pumping stations… [mappress] Source:thanhniennews,April 9,2010;

  • 6 April 2013
    Business & Finance

    VIDEO: Dredger “Artemis” at Oude Maas (The Netherlands) At the 1st of April 2013 Van Oord’s Cutter suction dredger Artemis sailed at the Oude Maas, South Holland, the Netherlands.   Vietnam: Dredger “Uilenspiegel” Arrives at Saigon Port Ho Chi Minh City’s Saigon Port on March 31 welcomed the arrival of the dredger Uilenspiegel, which will […]

  • 23 April 2019
    Business & Finance

    The Central Province of Quang Nam and Da Nang city have agreed to undertake dredging work on a 28km section of the Co Co River to boost commercial water traffic between Hoi An and Da Nang, Viet Nam News reports.  According to the Vice Chairman of the Provincial People’s Committee, Le Tri Thanh, the project is scheduled to […]

  • 20 August 2010

    Japanese companies Mitsui O.S.K Lines, Nippon Yuen and Itochu have announced planes to build a containership terminal on the outskirts of… (bairdmaritime) [mappress] Source: bairdmaritime, August 21, 2010;

  • 15 February 2017
    Business & Finance

    In 2016, Damen delivered 250 vessels including 16 vessels delivered to Russia, IAA PortNews correspondent cited Olivier Marcus, Product Director Dredging at Damen Shipyards Gorinchem. Marcus said this at today’s 4th International Forum of Dredging Companies which was opened earlier this morning in Moscow. “We delivered 4 TSHD ships (one TSHD 2000 ship with hopper capacity of 2,000 cub. […]

  • 10 February 2011

    HCM City aims to have drainage systems on 70-80 per cent of its streets connected with wastewater treatment plants by the end of this year… (vietnamnews) [mappress] Source: vietnamnews, February 10, 2011;

  • 8 December 2011

    Two packages worth US$37 million were deployed in the northern city of Haiphong on December 6 as part of the Haiphong City Environmental …   (nhandan) [mappress] Source: nhandan, December 8, 2011;

  • 1 January 2014
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Technology

    UAE: Van Oord Bags New Project in Dubai Meraas Development LLC has again contracted Van Oord to build an island in the emirate of Dubai. Jumana Island will lie 500 metres off the coast and will be used for urban development.   Panama Canal Completes Culebra Cut Dredging The Panama Canal Authority (ACP) has completed […]

  • 1 June 2016
    Business & Finance

    FSUE “Rosmorport” new trailing suction hopper dredger, the Severnaya Dvina, has arrived at the Damen Shiprepair yard in Rotterdam, the Netherlands, following a two month journey from Vietnam. The vessel – built by Damen’s Song Thu Corporation shipyard in Da Nang – will now undergo final testing and outfighting ahead of the delivery ceremony set for late June. Fitted with […]

  • 17 January 2012

    Industrial zones (IZs) and Economic Zones (EZs) in the northern port city of Hai Phong aim to boost both foreign and domestic investment …   More info: vietnamnews [mappress] Source: vietnamnews, January 17, 2012;