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  • 16 April 2015
    Business & Finance, Project & Tenders

    Tomorrow, April 17, Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) Commissioner Bob Martin will join U.S. Army Corps of Engineers officials, U.S. legislators and local officials in launching major coastal construction projects for Cape May and Monmouth counties. Commissioner Martin will first attend a 10 a.m. news conference at the beach on 42nd Street in southern Ocean […]

  • 27 April 2015
    Business & Finance

    Today, April 27th, the City of Tarpon Springs will begin a sand re-nourishment project at Sunset Beach that is aimed to restore the beach from erosion.  During the project, portions of the beach will be closed so that crews working on the re-nourishment can perform job safely. Crews expect to keep a portion of the beach open […]

  • 21 September 2011

    Federal funds will pay for beach renourishment this year, but it could be the last time unless the city provides more parking spaces for … By Sheila Mullane Estrada (tampabay) [mappress] Source: tampabay, September 21, 2011;

  • 5 September 2011

    While Duval County beaches recently replenished with sand held up under high tides and pounding surf from Hurricane Irene, officials say, … By Drew Dixon (jacksonville) [mappress] Source: jacksonville, September 5, 2011;

  • 3 October 2011

    With beach renourishment currently viewed as a forbidden earmark and the faint hope of federal funding relief in 2013, the New Hanover … By Patricia E. Matson (luminanews) [mappress] Source: luminanews, October 3, 2011;

  • 9 September 2011

    A challenge to Hilton Head Plantation’s sand excavation and beach renourishment plans has been withdrawn, after the property… By Sarita Chourey (blufftontoday) [mappress] Source: blufftontoday, September 9, 2011

  • 22 June 2011

    More than a quarter of the city’s beach may not get any renourishment sand this year or in the future.   More info: tampabay By Sheila Mullane Estrada [mappress] Source: tampabay, June 22, 2011

  • 28 December 2010

    Fort Myers Beach renourishment will move forward during the extremely busy tourism season, despite scrutiny from local businesses…   By Sarah Hollenbeck (nbc-2) [mappress] Source: nbc-2, December 28, 2010;

  • 4 April 2017
    Business & Finance

    North Myrtle Beach Mayor, Marilyn Hatley, acting in her role as Vice Chairperson of the South Carolina Beach Advocates organization, traveled to Columbia, SC on March 31 to participate in a hearing on “Dedicated State Funding for Beach Preservation”. During her remarks, Mayor Hatley said that the economic benefits resulting from beach preservation or renourishment […]

  • 1 November 2011

    “The beach is in trouble once again,” said north end resident Gene Jaleski. The sand at the newly renourished North Shore Road beach access…  (lbknews) [mappress] Source: lbknews, November 1, 2011;

  • 4 March 2011

    The Bonita Springs City Council voted 7-0 Wednesday night to increase the city’s share for beach renourishment design and permitting.   By Christina Cepero (news-press) [mappress] Source: news-press, March 4, 2011  

  • 14 June 2012

    According to the Sunshine Coast Daily, the Maroochydore beach replenishment plans will be rolled out from the start of the new financial year. The dredging from the Maroochy River will begin in the next few months with the initial aim of 125,000 cubic metres of sand being pumped on to the strip. Denis Shaw, the […]

  • 2 August 2011

    Beach renourishment equipment that is now sharing the beach with many sunbathers in Jacksonville. Sunday morning, Channel 4 news got… (news4jax) [mappress] Source: news4jax, August 2, 2011

  • 12 April 2011

    Paul Hackney spread out his towel, pitched an umbrella and leaned back against the big renourishment pipe to bask in the April 6 sunshine   By Lisa Neff (islander) [mappress] Source: islander, April 12, 2011  

  • 28 June 2013
    Business & Finance

    Essential work has started to renourish the beach and improve the sea defences at Cleveleys. As part of a nine-week program, extra sand and shingle will added to the stepped areas and some groynes will be extended to address potential erosion. Both of these together will ensure the long-term effectiveness of the sea defences. [mappress] […]

  • 15 September 2015
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Technology

    The Maroochy River dredging and beach renourishment scheme for 2015 has been completed by Neumann Contractors. The Sunshine Coast Council (SCC) required the dredging of sand within the Maroochy River. This involved the mobilization of the 450mm cutter suction dredge the “Nu Endeavour” through the Maroochy River mouth and the dredging of 75,000m3 of sand through an […]

  • 27 October 2011

    City officials hope that part of $1 billion in Gulf Coast environmental grants will mean up to $24 million for beach renourishment, public w… By Guy Busby (al) [mappress] Source: al, October 27, 2011

  • 11 March 2011

    The hefty price tag for beach renourishment has prompted Collier County officials to look for new ways to reduce erosion and alternatives… By Denes Husty (news-press) [mappress] Source: news-press, March 11, 2011    

  • 9 July 2015
    Business & Finance

    The City of Greater Geraldton has decided to put future coastal projects and coastal adaptation plans in the city’s 2015/16 budget. Ian Carpenter, Mayor of the City, said that Greater Geraldton’s ever changing coastline is an ongoing battle that the City will be tackling on a number of fronts in the next 12 months. “The biggest coastal […]

  • 30 January 2018
    Business & Finance

    The Peninsula Chamber of Commerce has called on the Central Coast Council to formulate a long-term strategy to renourish and restore the beachfront at Ocean Beach south of Ettalong Point including rock packing and promenades. “It is no longer practical to wait for Mother Nature to reinstate the old beach profile,” said Chamber president Mr […]

  • 12 June 2016
    Business & Finance, Project & Tenders

    Dredging Today brings you an overview of the most popular stories from the past week (June 6-June 12, 2016).   Royal IHC Secures Order for the Largest Easydredge TSHD Royal IHC (IHC) has signed a new contract for an Easydredge® 3,700 trailing suction hopper dredger (TSHD) for Tecnoimport and Empresa Constructora de Obras Marítimas in […]

  • 24 September 2020
    Infrastructure

    The USACE Jacksonville District and St. Johns County Government Connection celebrated the groundbreaking of the Vilano and South Ponte Vedra Beach restoration project yesterday. “The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers has entered into another enduring partnership with St. Johns County to protect and preserve America’s Atlantic coastline over the next 50 years,” said Jacksonville District […]

  • 4 June 2018
    Business & Finance

    The Shire of Gingin has temporarily closed access to Grace Darling Park in Lancelin owing to recent storm activity which has badly eroded the beach and undercut the gazebo making it unsafe for members of the public. “The gazebo structure and barbeque facility will be relocated to a safer area within the park until a […]

  • 19 August 2020
    Infrastructure

    Mackley has been commissioned by the Environment Agency to carry out emergency works on a section of frontage on the East Sussex coast. The Lydd Ranges Emergency Works consist of the placement of approximately 56,000 tons of rock armour with geo-textile, and import of 45,000m3 of shingle. The project also includes the repair works to […]

  • 30 June 2015
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Technology

    As part of the Sunshine Coast Regional Council’s winter sand renourishment program, the sand pumping operations started this month at Maroochydore Beach and Mooloolaba Spit. Division 8 Councillor Jason O’Pray said that the Council will pump over 75,000 cubic meters of sand onto Maroochydore Beach. “Between June and August, we’ll pump around 7000 cubic meters of […]

  • 1 September 2020
    Ports & Logistics, Vessels

    Trailing suction hopper dredger (TSHD) Albatros arrived at Napier Port, New Zealand, today to remove around 30,000m3 of sediment from the shipping channel as the port builds 6 Wharf. Some of this 30,000m3 of material is suitable for renourishing the Westshore Beach. According to the port, the Albatros will be in the Napier area for […]