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  • 25 November 2010

    A Belgian firm involved in various dredging projects both here and abroad has urged the residents of Metro Manila, especially those living in the Marikina Watershed, to take good care of the Pasig River. According to Belgian company Baggerwerken Decloedt & Zoon (BDZ), all government and private sector efforts in cleaning the metro waterway will […]

  • 23 August 2013
    Business & Finance

    The 1,700-ton sand dredger capsized and sank yesterday in the Jinmen Sea near Jinjiang City in east China’s Fujian Province, reports peopledaily.com. The vessel, travelling from Fujian’s Putian to Xiamen, was turned over while sailing on the water area of Jinmen and nine seamen on board fell into the water. So far, three people were […]

  • 14 March 2013
    Business & Finance

    In 2013 personnel supplier iPS celebrates its 25th anniversary. The company opened its doors for business in 1988, starting as a personnel supplier for the Dredging industry. Over the last 25 years, iPS has grown progressively into an international all-round personnel provider in the Maritime, Offshore and Tunnelling sectors. iPS wants to celebrate this event […]

  • 25 March 2011

      Wilhelmsen Ships Service is investing in people and offices to position itself in parallel with the steady signs of economic growth that the company is witnessing in India. Nakul Malhotra, Area Director for Wilhelmsen Ships Service in the Sub Continent explains, “The company sees the Indian market as a dynamic and growing market for […]

  • 5 November 2018
    Business & Finance, Vessels

    As part of its 150th anniversary celebrations, Van Oord recently organized an activity aimed at Generation Z. During a two-day event aboard former cruise ship the SS Rotterdam, some 150 young people in the age group 15 – 23 shared their vision on the future world. “What does the world look like in 2038 and which themes are […]

  • 20 January 2010

    President Lee Myung-bak said Tuesday the government’s four-river refurbishment project will be backed by all people sometime in the future even though some currently dispute its economic and environmental effects… [mappress] Source:koreatimes, January 19,2010;

  • 14 October 2011

    An official of the firm hired by the Sagay City government to dredge the mouths of two rivers, which also has a permit to extract magnetite… BY CARLA GOMEZ (visayandailystar) [mappress] Source: visayandailystar, October 14, 2011;

  • 21 September 2018
    Business & Finance

    Torcross sea defense repair is one of 10 projects worldwide nominated for the Institution of Civil Engineers People’s Choice Award 2018. The Environment Agency team based in Devon worked with contractors Bam Nuttall Mott Macdonald Joint Venture (BMM JV) to complete the £2.4m project within 14 months of problems being identified. The work was funded […]

  • 20 August 2014
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Technology

    The coal ash bill issued by a conference committee of the N.C. General Assembly failed to require cleanup of 10 coal ash sites across North Carolina by allowing Duke Energy to leave its polluting coal ash in unlined, leaking pits at 10 of 14 sites, announced the Southern Environmental Law Center (SELC). The bill leaves […]

  • 2 October 2015
    Business & Finance

    iPS renewed its preferred supplier agreement today for both Maritime and Offshore segments of Van Oord for another three years. This confirms the high level of quality and customer service that has been supplied for the past 28 years to Van Oord, taken into account market developments, diversion and growth. Nick Spies, iPS Division Director Offshore, […]

  • 15 November 2011

    A conservation group in Lincolnshire has urged people to sign a petition opposing possible government reductions in the number of proposed…   (bbc) [mappress] Source: bbc, November 15, 2011;

  • 24 December 2010

    Australia’s mining giant Rio Tinto Ltd has won the approval from the Western Australian (WA) government for its multi-billion dollar iron… (people) [mappress] Source: people, December 24, 2010;

  • 24 September 2013
    Business & Finance

    Pingtan Marine Enterprise Ltd. an integrated marine services company in the People’s Republic of China (PRC), today announced that a delegation from the Company presented at The 8th Annual China (Fuzhou) International Seafood Expo in Fuzhou, China from September 13-16, 2013. The Expo is organized annually by the Ministry of Agriculture of the People’s Republic […]

  • 26 August 2010

    In order to express the goodwill and friendship of the Chinese Government and people toward the Pakistani Government and people, the … (reliefweb) [mappress] Source: reliefweb, August 27, 2010;

  • 11 June 2010

    The people removing toxic sediment from the Fox River and the people using the river for recreation are getting to know each other more…   [mappress] Source: greenbaypressgazette, June 11, 2010;

  • 11 August 2010

    Port operator International Container Terminal Services Inc. (ICTSI) is setting aside 600 million U.S. dollars over the next two years for… (people) [mappress] Source: people, August 12, 2010;

  • 8 November 2011

    A devastating flood appeared in Hanjiang River Basin during mid-September this year, and the increased flow brought a large amount of sand w… (people) [mappress] Source: people, November 8, 2011

  • 1 May 2014
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Technology, Vessels

    The launch of a dredging vessel this week in Kiribati illustrated the EU’s commitment to supporting Kiribati in its efforts to achieve sustainable development, while addressing its vulnerability to climate change. “This launching paves the way for this pioneering project’s success by allowing i-Kiribati people access to a local, environmentally-safe source of construction material. Kiribati […]

  • 11 February 2015
    Business & Finance

    Egyptian President Abdel Fattah Al Sisi gave an interview to Russia’s Sputnik news agency yesterday, on a number of issues including the bilateral relations and Egypt’s role at the Arab and African levels. In the interview, the President reviewed the New Suez Canal project, highlighting the “marvelous role” played by the Egyptian people to fund […]

  • 31 January 2012

    The Marine Department is prepared to dredge the Chao Phraya and other main rivers to facilitate the flow of water to the sea in order to improve water management to prevent possible flood and drought. According to Marine Department Director-General Tawanrat Onsira, the Department will dredge the Chao Phraya, Ta Chin, and Bang Pakong Rivers […]

  • 24 February 2015
    Business & Finance

    Nearly 70 people attended a local event on Thursday, 19 February 2015, at Saffron Walden Town Hall to find out about work being undertaken by the Environment Agency and the risks of flooding in Saffron Walden. Liz Taylor, Flood Risk Advisor for the Environment Agency, said: “We were really pleased that so many people came […]

  • 16 October 2013
    Business & Finance

    A new national opinion poll conducted by Essential Research demonstrates that four in every five Australians want dredging and dumping banned in the Great Barrier Reef. Key results include: – 80 per cent of people agreed that dredging and dumping in the Great Barrier Reef Marine Park should be banned; – 69 per cent of […]

  • 12 January 2015
    Business & Finance

    People in Cardigan are invited to attend a drop in session to discuss issues around flooding in the town. It comes as Natural Resources Wales (NRW) is assessing the potential for a new flood scheme to protect the 113 properties at risk of tidal flooding. At the event, staff from NRW will be keen to talk […]

  • 18 June 2012

     Viet Nam News Provincial authorities in Mekong have taken measures to improve safety for people, crops and other properties during the 2012 flooding season, reports  Viet Nam News. An Giang Province has invested VND160 billion (US$7.65 million) in dredging irrigation networks to protect over 125,000 hectares under the autumn-winter rice crop and 24,000 hectares under […]

  • 21 October 2013
    Business & Finance

    Two people are missing after a ship fire off the coast of South China’s Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region on Saturday morning, local maritime authorities said. The dredging vessel caught fire around 10 a.m. in sea waters about 5 km from a pier of a local power plant in the city of Beihai, according to the […]

  • 14 January 2014
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Technology

    In response to the recent tidal surge, people have been invited to talk about flood defences with the Environment Agency and Great Yarmouth Borough Council at a drop-in event. Approximately 20 properties in Great Yarmouth were flooded during the tidal surge, and other areas of the constituency were badly affected. The drop-in session will be […]