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  • 7 January 2014

    Some user groups have asked Warringah Council to dredge sections of Narrabeen Lagoon to allow better access for sports such as fishing, sailing and kayaking. The Lagoon has been dredged for recreational use in the past. However, recent investigations have indicated that dredging may also have some environmental impact. “There may need to be some […]

  • 8 August 2011

    Quarton Lake will get a cleaning in the fall.   (hometownlife) [mappress] Source: hometownlife, August 8, 2011

  • 22 June 2011

    Last week, first deep sea quay wall section, of 250 meters, at Maasvlakte 2 has been dredged free from sand. In the beginning of may, contractor PUMA started to dredge the first basin of the new port area. The first section of 500 meters will be delivered to the port of Rotterdam Authority in October. […]

  • 18 November 2010

    Residents living along the Eau Gallie River said they are buoyed to get the backing of local leaders to dredge their muck-filled waterway. But the estimated time to do the work — as long as eight years — gives them a sinking feeling. More than 50 people showed up Wednesday afternoon for a community meeting […]

  • 5 June 2011

    A sandy area in one shore town is getting a multi-million dollar facelift.   By Nichelle Polston (nbc40) [mappress] Source: nbc40, June 5, 2011  

  • 11 December 2013
    Business & Finance

    U.S. Sen. David Vitter, top Republican on the Senate committee that oversees the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, yesterday announced that the Morganza to the Gulf Chief’s Report has received concurrence to move forward with Congressional authorization by the Administration after nearly two decades of delays. The Corps completed the report in July, and it […]

  • 22 October 2012

    According to the stevestonharbour.com, the Department of Fisheries and Oceans will be dredging the public fish sales float at Steveston Harbour from October 28, 2012 at 10:00pm to November 22, 2012. Loren Slye, chair of the Steveston 20/20 group, stated: “It is filling up. If you go in low tide you can almost walk across […]

  • 4 June 2020

    The Port of San Diego is about to begin a beach replenishment project at Kellogg Beach. The project is anticipated to kick off sometime next week, and most of the work is anticipated to be completed by July. According to the port, replenishing the sand will enhance the experience for visitors and help protect the […]

  • 15 December 2016
    Business & Finance

    New Zealand Ministers Gerry Brownlee and Steven Joyce announced today a grant of up to $5 million to help with the post-earthquake restoration of Kaikoura Harbor. “This grant will ensure work can begin as soon as possible to dredge the harbor, which is a pivotal lifeline to the Kaikoura region,” said Acting Civil Defense Minister, […]

  • 16 April 2014
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Technology

    The Eastbourne Beach Restoration Program is currently underway. The contractor, Pevensey Coastal Defence Ltd, is placing layers of sand and gravel sucked from the seabed onto the beach. The dredger Sospan Dau comes very close to the beach and discharges a mixture of sediment and water using a technique known as rainbowing. [mappress] Dredging Today […]

  • 7 April 2014

    British Prime Minister David Cameron discussed flood recovery and funding on a visit to Somerset. The PM toured flood-affected villages on the Levels and Moors and inspected the current dredging work as part of the visit to review the Somerset County Council-led recovery effort. He also met Local Authority Leaders including Councillor John Osman, Leader […]

  • 27 March 2014
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Technology

    The Department of Agriculture, Food and the Marine allocated €4,688,000 for the Dunmore East Harbour dredging project. The build-up of silt meant that larger vessels were finding it difficult to get into the harbour, so this work will resolve that. The dredging of the harbour has been an issue that was raised very strongly in […]

  • 23 April 2014
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Technology

    The U.S. Patent Office has approved Ellicott Dredge’s latest application for a new patent named Slurry Pump with Adjustable Liner. This invention relates generally to a slurry pump, and, more particularly, to centrifugal slurry pump for dredging. The invention uses electronic sensors to measure the gap between the impeller and the front head liner. Then it […]

  • 29 November 2013
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Technology

    CCCC Second Harbor Engineering Co., Ltd. has recently signed the contract for survey and design of the 50,000t oil terminal of Chaozhou Port with Yihua Petrochemical Co., Ltd. Located at Chaozhou Port, the project is designed to store and transfer refined oil products like gasoline, diesel and aviation kerosene. The project involves a 50,000t berth […]

  • 30 September 2013
    Business & Finance

    The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, New York District awarded an $18.3 million contract to Great Lakes Dredge & Dock Company of Oak Brook, Illinois to place approximately 1.2 million cubic yards of sand to restore New Jersey beaches from Asbury Park to Avon-by-the-Sea as part of an emergency shore protection project which repairs and […]

  • 17 January 2013

    The dredging project at the Broadwater near Wavebreak Island is getting a boost – a second dredger has been put there to work. Gold Coast City Marina shipyard manager Ryan Leigh-Smith said: “This will go a long way towards stopping boats from going straight past our front door. The Broadwater has been neglected for years. […]

  • 20 February 2012

    Minister of Transport Galal Mustafa said the government approved a project to dig a side canal to East of Port Said harbor. The new waterway, with a 9-Kms length 18.5-meters depth will cost around EGP510 million, he said on Sunday 19/2/2012. The new canal will allow handling giant container ships, he added. Port Said lies […]

  • 25 April 2012

      The Port Commission of The Port of Houston Authority appointed Leonard D. Waterworth as Executive Director of the Port Authority at its regular monthly meeting yesterday. Waterworth was appointed interim executive director Jan. 30, 2012. Port Commission Chairman James T. Edmonds said that the Port Authority is fortunate to have someone with Waterworth’s unique […]

  • 15 March 2012

    As APP.com reports, the contractors for the Army Corps of Engineers started pumping sand onto the Long Beach Island Monday for the $16.7 million replenishment project, township officials said. The project will make improvements to township beaches from 31st Street to 57th Street. “We are happy that the work has started,” Mayor Joseph Mancini said […]

  • 26 October 2011

    Township engineer Paul Dietrich said a beach replenishment project for the north end of Strathmere and Whale Beach could start as soon as Nov… (shorenewstoday) [mappress] Source: shorenewstoday, October 26, 2011

  • 28 July 2011

    Cape Coral has a new dredging permit that’s good for 10 years of work in the city’s saltwater canals…   (news-press) [mappress] Source: news-press, July 28, 2011;

  • 27 September 2011

    In case you’ve recently seen some large equipment popping up along the beachfront, it’s all part of the latest multimillion-dollar sand …   BY PAT KELLY (newsherald) [mappress] Source: newsherald, September 27, 2011;

  • 13 April 2011

    This week Port of Tallinn and Rail Garant, one of the largest transport companies in Russia, signed a contract on the co-operation in… By Toomas Hõbemägi (balticbusinessnews) [mappress] Source: balticbusinessnews, April 13, 2011    

  • 16 December 2010

    The north end of Longboat Key will be receiving a belated Christmas present this year — in the form of sand. Public Works Director Juan … By Kurt Schultheis (yourobserver) [mappress] Source: yourobserver, December 16, 2010;

  • 27 December 2010

    The presence of sales tax and income tax officials during the auction for sand dredging sites in Pune resulted in a comparatively low … By Shailendra Paranjpe (dnaindia) [mappress] Source: dnaindia, December 27, 2010;

  • 5 March 2014

    Responding to news that U.S. President Obama failed to provide construction money for the Savannah Harbor deepening project in his budget recommendation, Gov. Nathan Deal said he is prepared for the state to move forward on its own. Deal said Georgia would use the money, put aside over a number of years, to begin work […]