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  • 9 June 2015
    Business & Finance

    Ocean City Mayor Jay Gillian said in his weekly address that the construction of dune crossovers and dune fence installation as part of the southend beach replenishment project will continue while the Liberty Island hopper dredger undergoes repair work. “The construction area will be tightened up and cleared of as much equipment as possible,” Gillian […]

  • 8 June 2010

    The City of North Wildwood plans to resume its beach replenishment project in the next few weeks.   [mappress] Source: nbc40, June 8, 2010;

  • 20 June 2011

    To avoid putting heavy equipment on the sand during a busy July, beach replenishment in Fenwick Island has been postponed until the latter… By Charlene Sharpe (delmarvanow) [mappress] Source: delmarvanow, June 20, 2011

  • 4 March 2010

    OCEAN CITY – After a month of weather delays, a $17 million beach replenishment project in Ocean City is finally moving ahead, a town official said yesterday… [mappress] Source:philly,March 4,2010;

  • 20 November 2012
    Business & Finance

    The Norfolk District, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers has awarded the Virginia Beach replenishment project contract to Weeks Marine, of Camden N.J. The bid of $11.925M includes the placement of 1,250,000 cubic yards of sand from 17th Street to 70th Street. The federal investment for this re-nourishment cycle is $8.9M, or 65% of the total […]

  • 16 September 2010

    Beach replenishment is back in Ocean City. Every four years, the resort partners with the state, Worcester County and the federal government… By Brian Shane (delmarvanow) [mappress] Source: delmarvanow, September 16, 2010;

  • 10 January 2013
    Business & Finance

    After three months, a major project to restore the San Diego region’s eroded shoreline with 1.5 million cubic yards of high-quality sand—enough to fill Qualcomm Stadium—is complete. A total of eight beaches in five cities received massive sand infusions, and the beaches are now visibly wider and sandier. “Without intervention, our shoreline would be greatly […]

  • 10 September 2012

    Between September and December, the region’s shoreline will be enhanced with more than 1.4 million cubic yards of high-quality sand, equal to about 120,000 truckloads. The goal is to restore eroded beaches, support local tourism, and preserve recreational opportunities. SANDAG, which is coordinating the $28.5 million Regional Beach Sand Project with support from community leaders […]

  • 8 December 2015
    Business & Finance

    Essential work to protect Bournemouth coastline from future erosion is progressing very well, the Bournemouth Council informs. The first phase (November 2015 to April 2020) involves the replacement of 30 groynes along the coast from Southbourne to Hengistbury Head. Beach replenishment will also take place between Bournemouth and Boscombe Piers and to the east of Boscombe Pier […]

  • 14 September 2011

    The beach replenishment project for Strathmere and Sea Isle City, which will begin this fall, will be performed by the firm of Weeks… (shorenewstoday) [mappress] Source: shorenewstoday, September 14, 2011

  • 8 November 2012

    After the explosion of an onshore pipe at the Fletcher Cove in Solana Beach on Wednesday evening, the replenishment project was halted. SANDAG spokeswoman Colleen Windsor stated: “Fortunately no one was hurt and a full investigation has been launched to find out the cause of the accident.” SANDAG, which is coordinating the $28.5 million Regional […]

  • 12 September 2013
    Business & Finance

    Congressman Frank Pallone, Jr. (NJ-06) was joined recently by Monmouth Beach Mayor Susan Howard, Sea Bright Councilman Reed Murphy and Colonel Paul Owen, Commander of the Army Corps of Engineers New York District at the Monmouth Beach Bathing Pavilion to praise the progress of the beach replenishment project that has begun in Monmouth Beach and […]

  • 7 December 2011

    A beach replenishment project in Cape May County has been briefly delayed, but will soon be underway. Officials explain why, and some …   By Phaedra Laird (nbc40) [mappress] Source: nbc40, December 7, 2011;

  • 4 October 2011

    Federal officials have awarded a $12.9 million contract to Weeks Marine for borough beach replenishment that is expected to begin next month… By Carol Gorga Williams (app) [mappress] Source: app, October 4, 2011;

  • 21 April 2010

    HARVEY CEDARS — Contractors for the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers expect to have all the dredging and sand replacement for the ongoing beach replenishment project completed by mid-June… [mappress] Source:app,April 21,2010;

  • 5 April 2010

    OCEAN CITY — Beach replenishment planned for early spring in Ocean City has been postponed until after the summer season because of delays with the Army Corps of Engineers… [mappress] Source:delmarvanow,April 5,2010;

  • 29 February 2012

    Efforts to enhance Saunders Beach continue as the Government signs contracts for beach replenishment for this popular Bahamian and tourist recreational area. During the signing ceremony Monday, Public Works and Transport Minister the Hon. Neko C. Grant said, “This project consists of the completion of physical enhancements to Saunders Beach comprising some 2,300 feet of […]

  • 8 March 2012

    A multimillion-dollar beach replenishment project in the Brant Beach is slated to begin on Saturday, reports Press of Atlantic City. Stephen Rochette, a spokesman for the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, has stated that the contractors, Great Lakes Dredge and Dock Co., of Oak Brook, Ill., will start pumping sand from off the coast of […]

  • 17 October 2011

    Work on the township’s portion of the Long Beach Island beach replenishment project could be delayed until the new year, federal officials c… By Nicholas Huba (app) [mappress] Source: app, October 17, 2011;

  • 17 February 2012

    Ville de Cannes has invited bidders for the beach replenishment works. Project details: – Dredging of sand from a designated site and grading following sample analysis, into materials to be used in the replenishment of the Bocca beaches by marine transportation; – Bathymetry and surveys required of the areas to be dredged and replenished before […]

  • 16 August 2011

    Officials responded last week to criticism of a planned $4 million beach replenishment project in Strathmere.   By Columb Higgins (shorenewstoday) [mappress] Source: shorenewstoday, August 16, 2011

  • 6 May 2015
    Business & Finance

    Fugro is participating in a nearshore replenishment trial that aims to reduce the cost of beach maintenance. Sustaining Poole Bay’s wide sandy beach is hugely important for the protection of seafront properties and infrastructure against regional coastal flooding and erosion. Maintaining these sands has historically relied on traditional replenishment schemes; dredging material from the harbor […]

  • 8 August 2014
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Technology

    The Pass-A-Grille Beach replenishment program is currently underway. The contractor is pumping sand onto the beach from a dredging vessel located about a mile out in the water through a large pipe system. According to, approximately 125,000 cubic yards of sand will be used for this $2 million replenishment project. [mappress] Dredging Today Staff, […]

  • 4 June 2012

    The Waikiki Beach replenishment project has been completed, reports The state Department of Land and Natural Resources used machines to haul sand onto the beach. In some areas where tides once lapped at walls, there is now up to 40 feet of new sand. DLNR covered more than half the cost. The Hawaii Tourism […]

  • 21 December 2017
    Business & Finance, Project & Tenders

    Great Lakes Dredge and Dock Co. has completed the sand-pumping operations in Ocean City, New Jersey. The city officials announced that the crews had reached 10th Street, wrapping up sand-pumping operations for this project. In total, GLDD placed approximately 1.3 million cubic yards of new sand on the beaches between Seaspray Road and 12th Street and additional […]

  • 22 September 2011

    Residents have two weeks left to comment on the Army Corps of Engineers beach replenishment project.   By Stacie N. Galang (sanclementetimes) [mappress] Source: sanclementetimes, September 22, 2011