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  • 15 July 2011
    Project & Tenders

    At the end of April, the PUMA consortium started constructing the final block dam. In May, the first blocks became visible above water. Now approximately 170 metres of the dam is ready (of a total of aro und 3,500 metres = 20,000 blocks). The highest blocks in the dam now protrude some three metres above […]

  • 25 May 2011

    The restoration project for Davis Lake is apparently going to cost significantly more than Lynn Haven city officials had first estimated whe… By Meagan O’Halloran (wjhg) [mappress] Source: wjhg, May 25, 2011;

  • 9 March 2011

      Research and Markets has announced the addition of the “Egypt: Transport and Logistics Sector 2010 – 2011” report to their offering. Water is still key to Egypt’s Economic health. During 2010 there was moderate growth in the sector and the start of new initiatives to increase internal trade using the river Nile. Medium and […]

  • 28 February 2011

    Flood risk has been an ongoing issue in the Payran Street neighborhood, and a long-term project between the city and the Army Corps of … More info: petaluma360 [mappress] Source: petaluma360, February 28, 2011;

  • 21 August 2010

    Choppy weather during the past week could push rehabilitation work on Petoskey’s breakwater a bit beyond its earlier-projected completion… By Ryan Bentley (petoskeynews) [mappress] Source: petoskeynews, August 22, 2010;

  • 21 June 2010

    Filling of water to the new Hambantota Port basin will take place on August first. This deep sea port in southern Hambantota is being built… [mappress] Source: news , June 21, 2010;

  • 12 April 2010

    Machilipatnam port construction work will begin soon at Gilakaldindi, said the minister for animal husbandry, Mr K. Parthasaradhi, on Sunday… [mappress] Source:deccanchronicle,April 12,2010;

  • 21 January 2010
    Project & Tenders

    Town to begin new river dredging phase THE third dredging phase of the Nadi River is expected to commence soon, says Director Land and Water Resources Management Division Lakshman Mudaliar… [mappress] Source:fijitimes,January 20,2010;

  • 19 November 2009
    Business & Finance, Project & Tenders

    Europe’s largest energy project, Nord Stream, this month received vital approvals from Sweden and Finland when they gave their OKs for the twin underwater pipelines to pass through their exclusive economic zones in the Baltic Sea… Source: ENR, November 18, 2009;

  • 26 February 2021
    Infrastructure

    The Philippines Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) has officially started its operations to dredge an estimated 50,000 cubic meters of soil, sand, and silt along Marikina River in an effort to increase its capacity in handling rainwater and prevent overflow. Commenting the latest news, Secretary Mark A. Villar said that the dredging work […]

  • 26 February 2021
    Infrastructure

    The USACE St. Paul District and the Prairie Island Indian Community yesterday signed a project partnership agreement for an environmental improvement project on the Mississippi River near Red Wing, Minnesota. Col. Karl Jansen, St. Paul District commander, and Prairie Island Indian Community Tribal Council President Shelley Buck signed the agreement to complete the Mississippi River […]

  • 25 February 2021
    Infrastructure

    Carteret County, North Carolina, has just released the latest update on their Florence Renourishment Project – PHASE III (2021). Great Lakes Dredge & Dock’s hopper dredge, the Liberty Island arrived this Monday but has to undergo a repair (welding) while anchored at one of the Morehead City Port berths before work can start.  The vessel Lady Paige has begun […]

  • 22 February 2021
    Infrastructure

    A project to improve the sea defenses protecting a popular holiday destination on the Essex coast is nearing completion. The Seawick Sea Defenses project is being carried out by Mackley as the main subcontractor to Van Oord, and on behalf of the Environment Agency. The scheme is improving and extending the rock armour around the […]

  • 22 February 2021
    Infrastructure

    A dredging campaign to keep Port Taranaki’s shipping channels clear for trade will begin today, the Port informs. The biennial maintenance dredging work is expected to be completed over eight weeks. Initial surveying of the area, to determine the dredging locations and likely volume of material to be removed, was completed in late January and […]

  • 22 February 2021
    Infrastructure, Ports & Logistics

    The Port of Rotterdam Authority has awarded the construction of some 2.4 kilometres of quays and earth-retaining walls in the Princess Amalia Harbour to the HOCHTIEF, Ballast Nedam and Van Oord consortium. The construction of the quays marks the start of the further development of the harbour located on Maasvlakte II. The development will increase […]

  • 17 February 2021
    Authorities & Government

    The Environment Agency (EA), Guildford Borough Council (GBC), Surrey County Council (SCC) and other partners are working together to reduce flood risk in Guildford. The project team is looking at design options for areas through the town centre, including: flood defences to protect Mary Road, William Road and Leas Road, flood defences around the Millbrook […]

  • 15 February 2021
    Infrastructure

    The U.S. EPA has finalized an agreement with 12 parties to develop detailed cleanup plans for the Swan Island Basin, completing a major milestone in the cleanup of the Portland Harbor Superfund Site. According to EPA, this latest cleanup agreement represents nearly 25 percent of the site’s total cleanup area, and along with earlier agreements, brings […]

  • 12 February 2021
    Infrastructure

    The Hawaii Department of Transportation (HDOT), Harbors Division, has just announced that USACE will begin maintenance dredging throughout Honolulu Harbor on Thursday, Feb. 18, 2021. “Work will be scheduled on Monday nights through Sunday mornings, from 3 p.m. to 1:30 a.m., with hours extending to 10:30 a.m. in the month of March,” said HDOT. Dredging […]

  • 11 February 2021
    Infrastructure

    Boskalis has successfully wrapped up the dredging operations for the development of the first large-scale LNG export terminal in Canada. For three seasons, the crews worked under harsh weather conditions to remove and remediate soil at the site of the future terminal in Kitimat. Boskalis’ hopper dredgers Beachway and Shoreway have already left for Vancouver […]

  • 10 February 2021
    Operations & Maintenance

    The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Jacksonville District, has just announced that they will begin dredging sections of the Okeechobee Waterway (OWW) in the vicinity of Jensen Beach and Stuart (Reach 3) and Palm City (Reach 4) by the end of February 2021. According to the Corps, maintenance dredging along the OWW is expected to […]

  • 8 February 2021
    Operations & Maintenance

    ML (UK) Dredging Ltd crew is getting ready for their next assignment, the maintenance dredging of Rudmore Channel. According to the Queen’s Harbour Master Portsmouth, this routine maintenance dredging project will take place in the Rudmore Channel located in the north east of Fountain Lake within Portsmouth Harbour. The vessels responsible for this task are […]

  • 8 February 2021
    Operations & Maintenance

    The Gold Coast Waterways Authority is investing $6.3 million in the Seaway and North and South Channels dredging project. According to GCWA, this dredging project will improve safety for small and medium-sized vessels, crossing the Gold Coast Seaway Bar. Removal of shoals in the North Channel and South Channel will improve access for larger vessels […]

  • 5 February 2021
    Infrastructure

    The Northwest Seaport Alliance Terminal 5 Modernization Project is a critical component to expanding the company’s cargo-handling capabilities. Due to the complex nature of this large infrastructure construction combined with unforeseen circumstances, this project is now seeing schedule impacts, according to the NWSA. To ensure project quality and a robust facility, the NWSA now expects […]

  • 5 February 2021
    Infrastructure

    Construction activity is underway on the Cameron Meadows Marsh Creation and Terracing project located in Cameron Parish, northwest of Holly Beach, the Louisiana Coastal Protection and Restoration Authority (CPRA) informs. This restoration project will address a large area of marsh that has degraded into open water due to subsidence, saltwater surge from Hurricane Rita and […]

  • 4 February 2021
    Infrastructure

    The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers recently awarded a contract for maintenance dredging of the Okeechobee Waterway in sections of the Saint Lucie River in Martin County.   “Work began last month 1.6 miles east of the Roosevelt Bridge (US1) and is expected to continue westward continuing along the St. Lucie River and Canal to […]

  • 3 February 2021
    Infrastructure

    Dredging work on a 50-acre open water area upstream of Imperial Dam is set to begin within the next two-weeks – following the launch, post assembly testing and fine-tuning of the dredge. According to the Bureau of Reclamation’s Yuma Area Office, “over the next two years, dredging operations will occur from 6:00 a.m. to 12:30 […]