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  • 22 June 2012

    Blaney Street wharf is getting a $1.75 million boost, says The Blaney Street project will extend the pier and dredge the surrounding waters. The $1.75 million will cover the first phase of dredging and extension of the pier. Blaney Street dredging will allow the city to attract new, larger ships to enter the port. […]

  • 26 August 2014
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Technology

    The Christie Administration, in conjunction with the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers and environmental and academic partners, has launched an $8 million pilot project that will evaluate the effectiveness of a new process that uses clean dredge materials to restore salt marshes to make coastal communities more resilient against future storms. The project will also […]

  • 10 October 2019
    Business & Finance

    The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers’ Charleston District is currently dredging the Atlantic Intracoastal Waterway (AIWW) in several places. According to USACE, some of these area’s haven’t been dredged in 10 years. “The Corps has the authority to maintain the Atlantic Intracoastal Waterway,” said Jeremy Johnson, project manager. “As part of that, we not only […]

  • 5 May 2011

    Ballarat City councillor Judy Verlin yesterday confirmed all water activities would return to Lake Wendouree by spring. Cr Verlin also said… BY FIONA HENDERSON (thecourier) [mappress] Source: thecourier, May 5, 2011;

  • 6 June 2011

    The dredging work in Kirkcaldy Harbour is still progressing well – without causing damage to any of the Lang Toun’s beaches.   (fifetoday) [mappress] Source: fifetoday, June 6, 2011  

  • 11 January 2012

    Township engineer Paul Dietrich said Weeks Marine will finish the state park area at the north end of Strathmere and begin pumping sand …   (shorenewstoday) [mappress] Source: shorenewstoday, January 11, 2012;

  • 19 October 2011

    Members of the media are invited to join Congressman Dold, Chairman Stolman, Mayor Sebonjian, and members from the EPA, Army Corps of Engineers and the Waukegan CAG, as they tour Waukegan Harbor and learn more about the Harbor Cleanup and dredging efforts. The tour will be followed with a press avail in which Dold will […]

  • 15 May 2017
    Business & Finance

    Borough of Stone Harbor has just released the latest update on the Avalon and Stone Harbor Beach Fill Project, saying that over 830,000 cubic yards of sand have been placed on the 20th Street beach in Avalon with only 100,000 cubic yards remaining in this main area of the project. There are only two and a […]

  • 11 February 2016
    Business & Finance, Project & Tenders

    An iron cannon has been recovered during the dredging project that will prepare HMNB Portsmouth for the arrival of the Queen Elizabeth Class carriers.  The cannon was found by Boskalis Westminster, which has been contracted by the Defense Infrastructure Organisation (DIO) to carry out the £31 million dredging program. The discovery was swiftly reported to […]

  • 7 October 2014
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Technology

    Dredging of the channel at the mouth of Kananook Creek is underway and will continue until the 24 October. Regular dredging will occur each month and this current cycle has been extended due to high wind resulting in delays and above average sand deposition. Mariners are advised to navigate with caution within the designated speed limit […]

  • 12 November 2018
    Business & Finance

    An extensive new harbor complex that will attract large cruise ships to one of the Middle East’s most iconic locations is underway, with Keller nearing completion on some innovative deep compaction works. The new 20-million-square-foot Dubai Harbor, which will sit adjacent to the famous Palm Jumeirah, will feature the region’s largest marina, as well as […]

  • 19 July 2012

    Coastal defence works at Medmerry have started on 28 June. The dredgers Sospan Dau (71m) and Shoreway (98m) are supposed to dredge shingle from licensed dredging areas east of the Isle of Wight and then discharge the materials onto the beach near the Bunn Leisure Caravan Park, between the newly constructed breakwaters. All vessels will […]

  • 5 October 2012

    The progress in the efforts to remove excess sediment from the Moses lake is being made after the Moses Lake Irrigation and Rehabilitation District (MLIRD) recently started running its hydraulic dredger. “The dredger was recently put in the water to test the effectiveness of the repairs made to the dredge since it was last up […]

  • 14 April 2011

    Dredging work to remove large amounts of sand from Ramsgate Harbour Marina is being carried out.   (bbc) [mappress] Source: bbc, April 14, 2011  

  • 25 February 2011

    Shipping and logistics group Grindrod has secured more land for the expansion of the Maputo coal terminal to up to 25-million tons by 2014… By Mariaan Webb (engineeringnews) [mappress] Source: engineeringnews, February 25, 2011;

  • 9 March 2012

    Shares of China Communications Construction Co. (601800.SH), a major builder of ports and roads in China, Friday staged a strong debut in Shanghai, on improving sentiment for new listings amid the broader stock-market recovery. Analysts say, however, they are cautious about the outlook for Chinese construction companies, citing slower investment growth and concerns about their […]

  • 9 March 2011

      In 2011, all building phases will be executed  simultaneously. Activities are mounting.  By taking the necessary measures, the Port of Rotterdam Authority will prevent possible nuisance as a result of this work. Over the course of 2011, all building phases will be activated at the same time. Besides the depositing of sand and rock, work will get underway on the […]

  • 20 August 2012

    Port of Melbourne Corporation’s (PoMC’s) $1.6 billion redevelopment of Webb Dock is advancing with the awarding of civil and maritime design contracts. The expansion of capacity at the Port of Melbourne, which is Australia’s largest container, automotive and general cargo port was announced by the Victorian Premier, Mr Ted Baillieu and the Minister for Ports, […]

  • 3 August 2017
    Business & Finance, Project & Tenders

    Works are progressing well at the Peterhead Harbor deepening project, McLaughlin & Harvey reported today. The company, together with joint venture partner Boskalis Westminster, is carrying out strengthening and deepening of quay walls within the port. The project also includes 430,556sqft land reclamation with revetment, widening of the harbor entrance, and demolition works. The harbor […]

  • 11 April 2016
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Technology

    The next phase of Portsmouth’s coastal defense work will begin today on the eastern side of Portsea Island. Plans include 750 meters of rock to prevent flooding and further erosion of the coastline and work will stretch from Great Salterns Quay, near Tangier Road, to the University of Portsmouth’s Langstone Campus, off of Locksway Road. […]

  • 13 February 2015
    Business & Finance

    The Elizabeth River dredging scheme is currently underway, announced Cruisers’ Net. Mariners are advised that the dredger Rockbridge is conducting dredging operations in the Elizabeth River, in Norfolk Harbor Reach and Craney Island Reach. These dredging operations will occur 24 hours a day, 7 days a week until 28 February, 2015. The work extends between […]

  • 27 January 2015
    Business & Finance

    In a report provided to conservation groups pursuant to their settlement agreement with Santee Cooper, the utility reported that during 2014 it removed 164,000 tons of coal ash from its unlined lagoons at its Grainger facility on the Waccamaw River in Conway, South Carolina.  At its rate of coal ash removal during the last six […]

  • 17 October 2011

    More than 19,000 cubic metres of Lake Wendouree weed have been removed since July 4… BY FIONA HENDERSON (thecourier) [mappress] Source: thecourier, October 17, 2011;

  • 29 January 2018
    Business & Finance

    Great Lakes Dredge & Dock Corporation (GLDD) last week announced two new appointments, Kathleen Mackie LaVoy joined the company as the new Senior Vice President, Chief Legal Officer and Corporate Secretary and Annette Cyr as the Vice President of Human Resources. CEO Lasse Petterson commented: “We are excited to announce these changes to our executive […]

  • 30 November 2018
    Business & Finance

    The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Detroit District, has announced additions to its fiscal year 2019 program based on the recently approved work plan. The additional $77.6 million will be used in 2019 to repair breakwaters, dredge harbors, complete various projects and studies throughout the Great Lakes and fund initial construction for the New Soo […]

  • 13 June 2012

    DP World, UAE Region yesterday announced the completion of the first phase of the Al Hamriya port development plans aimed at modernising and upgrading the port to meet customers and fishermen’s growing needs. The first phase officially opened today includes the upgrading of 1 million square feet of yard, which has been paved, metal fenced, […]