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  • 29 July 2015
    Business & Finance

    The Town of Sandwich is seeking a permit from the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, New England District, to conduct work in waters of the U.S. in conjunction with placing dredged and fill material at Town Neck Beach to restore the eroding beach in Sandwich, Mass. The proposed project involves work and the placement of […]

  • 15 March 2018
    Business & Finance

    Indiana House members recently approved a measure sponsored by State Rep. Scott Pelath that will mitigate erosion along Lake Michigan’s lakefront by using sand dredged from the lakebed. Yesterday, Gov. Eric Holcomb signed into law the Senate Bill (SB) 178 under which all clean sand dredged from the Lake Michigan will be used to replenish Northwest Indiana’s badly eroded […]

  • 29 January 2018
    Business & Finance

    The Visakhapatnam Port Trust (VPT) has started the pipeline laying operations for the Visakhapatnam beach nourishment scheme, The Hindu reports.  The coastal protection project, undertaken by Dredging Corporation of India and set to last one month, will include placement of a significant amount of new sand onto the eroded beaches in Visakhapatnam. On the recommendation of Deltares, a Netherlands-based independent […]

  • 7 February 2018
    Business & Finance

    Dredging Corporation of India (DCI) launched the Visakhapatnam beach nourishment scheme yesterday, after overcoming some technical issues. The sand nourishment project was set to begin last week, but the work could not start as per schedule due to technical snag. The problem with regard to pipeline connectivity was the cause of the delay, informs The Hindu. […]

  • 17 January 2014
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Technology

    The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Jacksonville District, is passing the halfway mark on Broward County Beach Erosion Control Project construction. Approximately 80,000 cubic-yards of beach quality sand now lies on 3.5 miles of shoreline between the Hillsboro Inlet and Washingtonia Avenue. The sand placement is reconstructing areas of eroded beach and increasing storm protection […]

  • 7 May 2018
    Business & Finance

    Dredging operations related to the Fort Pierce Shore Protection Project are currently underway, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Jacksonville District, said in their latest announcement.  According to USACE, the project will place 385,000 cubic yards of sand on just under one mile of eroded beach in St. Lucie County. The $6.8 million coastal protection program, […]

  • 23 August 2010

    An accelerated timetable has been proposed for clearing the Merrimack River mouth and using the sand to rebuild eroded beaches on Plum … By Victor Tine (newburyportnews) [mappress] Source: newburyportnews, August 23, 2010;

  • 19 August 2010

    As Plum Island and Salisbury prepare to receive enormous quantities of sand to rebuild eroded beaches, questions are rising over what … By Victor Tine (newburyportnews) [mappress] Source: newburyportnews, August 20, 2010;

  • 15 December 2009
    Equipment, Technology

    BEACH HAVEN- The Board of Commissioners could adopt a resolution tonight to proceed with plans for a geotube project for severely eroded beaches… Source: Press of Atlantic City, December 14, 2009;

  • 23 May 2017
    Business & Finance

    The American Shore and Beach Preservation Association (ASBPA) has just released awards for the nation’s best restored beaches. Among this year’s best restored beaches is the Dauphin Island East End Beach in Alabama. The Dauphin Island East End Beach and Barrier Island Restoration Project was a non-federal project which combined recreation, habitat protection and storm […]

  • 21 March 2011

    After a 10-year study, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers has a plan to replenish San Clemente’s eroded beaches with sand and the city…   By FRED SWEGLES (ocregister) [mappress] Source: ocregister, March 21, 2011  

  • 22 September 2010

    Barring any unforeseen delays, project engineer Matthew Trammell says the emergency sand project on Holiday Isle’s critically eroded beaches… By Matt Algarin (thedestinlog) [mappress] Source: thedestinlog, September 22, 2010;

  • 1 September 2010

    Although he would have liked to have seen emergency sand for Holiday Isle’s critically eroded beaches sooner, Guy Tadlock says that now is… (thedestinlog) [mappress] Source: thedestinlog, September 1, 2010;

  • 27 December 2009

    Holiday Isle’s eroded beaches will not be restored with the sand now being dredged from Destin harbor, those involved in an all-day Dec. 21 mediation effort say… Source: Destinlog, December 25, 2009 [mappress]

  • 29 August 2010

    The village within the last year has already pumped nearly 1.5 million cubic yards of material onto its eroded beaches and rebuilt a groin… By Gareth McGrath (starnewsonline) [mappress] Source: starnewsonline, August 30, 2010;

  • 11 April 2011

    With the blessing of a state oversight commission secured last week, the project to nourish Nags Head’s eroded beaches will officially… By Erin James (hamptonroads) [mappress] Source: hamptonroads, April 11, 2011

  • 19 September 2011

    Preserving South Florida’s beaches has turned into a perpetual — and costly — battle as coastal communities struggle to maintain a healthy… More info: sun-sentinel By Larry Barszewski [mappress] Source: sun-sentinel, September 19, 2011

  • 2 November 2009
    Project & Tenders

    A huge project to replenish eroded beaches in Mexico’s main Caribbean coastal resorts, including Cancún, has been suspended after legal action by environmentalists… Source: The Guardian Int., November 2, 2009;

  • 6 April 2010

    PLUM ISLAND — Next Tuesday is the new date for opening bids for a project to dredge the Merrimack River channel and use the sand to renourish eroding beaches here and in Salisbury… [mappress] Source:newburyportnews,April 6,2010

  • 8 April 2018
    Business & Finance

    Dredging operations related to the Fort Pierce Shore Protection Project will start mid-April, announced the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Jacksonville District. The project will place 385,000 cubic yards of sand on just under one mile of eroded beach in St. Lucie County. Sand placement will start immediately adjacent to the Fort Pierce Inlet South Jetty and […]

  • 5 January 2010
    Project & Tenders

    PLUM ISLAND — A plan to replenish the badly eroded beach at Plum Island Center and save homes has been put off until at least next fall. [mappress] Source: Newbury Port News, January 5, 2010;

  • 26 July 2010

    Thousands of tonnes of sand will be put back on to eroded beaches at Blairgowrie, Rosebud and Rye as part of the State Government’s beach renourishment program. The beaches will be back in top shape by summer, the Department of Sustainability and Environment said. Work started at Blairgowrie Beach last week to dredge 10,000 cubic […]

  • 9 May 2018
    Business & Finance

    The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Jacksonville District, announced yesterday that additional sand placement will require dredging operations related to the Fort Pierce Shore Protection Project to continue until May 31 – with demobilization activities occurring into mid-June. Additional erosion along the project area since award of the contract in December 2017 has necessitated the […]

  • 10 February 2015
    Business & Finance

    Dredging operations related to the Fort Pierce Shore Protection Project are scheduled to begin next week, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Jacksonville District, said. The project will place more than 300,000 cubic yards of sand on 1.3 miles of eroded beach in St. Lucie County. Sand placement will start immediately adjacent to the Fort […]

  • 20 May 2011

    The state Coastal Resources Management Council has agreed to let eight Matunuck shoreline property owners build a temporary wooden bulkhead… By Liz Boardman (scindependent) [mappress] Source: scindependent, May 20, 2011;

  • 2 November 2018
    Business & Finance

    The Duval County Shore Protection Project – aimed to restore critically eroded beaches and dunes – is now underway, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers’ Jacksonville District informs.  Approximately 850,000 cubic yards of sand will be placed on about 8 miles of eroded beaches, including Jacksonville, Neptune and Atlantic beaches and the southern mile of Hanna Park. […]