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  • 9 July 2015
    Business & Finance

    In another step to ensuring the region’s waterways and beaches are protected, the Sunshine Coast Council has extended the underground sand pipeline at Mooloolaba Beach to allow for improved sand renourishment. Division 4 Councillor Chris Thompson said that the 450 mm-diameter pipeline now stretched between the rock wall at Mooloolaba Spit and Mooloolaba Surf Club. […]

  • 26 May 2017
    Business & Finance

    The Department of Environment, Land, Water and Planning (DELWP) is inviting the public to attend a community information session on three different coastal projects at Black Rock, Hampton and Sandringham, the State Government of Victoria said. The community information session, on Saturday 3 June, will give people the opportunity to hear more about the three […]

  • 27 September 2012

    According to dnews.com, the county and beach town officials are planning to discuss financing options for beach renourishment this week. This meeting between the Onslow County Board of Commissioners and the North Topsail Beach Board of Aldermen is set for 11 a.m. at the Town of North Topsail Beach Town Hall, 2008 Loggerhead Court. Dnews.com […]

  • 30 May 2013
    Business & Finance

    U.S. Rep. Patrick Murphy has announced that the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers has completed the restoration projects for the Fort Pierce and Martin County beaches to repair the damage caused by Hurricane Sandy. The significant erosion caused by the hurricane last year left residents more vulnerable to the effects of natural disasters. Murphy said, […]

  • 15 November 2018
    Business & Finance, Project & Tenders

    The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Jacksonville District yesterday released the latest update and progress map for the Duval County beach project. The $15.7 million Duval County Shore Protection construction contract was awarded this summer to Manson Construction of Seattle, Washington. Under the deal, the contractor will place around 850,000 cubic yards of sand on about 8 miles […]

  • 20 June 2016
    Business & Finance, Project & Tenders

    Weeks Marine has completed works on the segment four of the Navarre Beach Renourishment Project in Santa Rosa County, Florida. During the past week, crews on the Navarre Beach project continued filling the fourth and final segment, including restoration of dunes. Approximately 210,000 cubic yards of sand were pumped on the beach, bringing the total renourishment […]

  • 29 October 2015
    Business & Finance

    The Ministry of Environment and Energy and Maldives Transport and Contracting Company (MTCC) have signed an agreement for the design/construction of coastal protection structures in the Barasil Area of Gdh.Thinadhoo. The project includes construction of 462 rock revetments at the south east side of the island with some beach renourishment work in the area. Minister of […]

  • 9 February 2011

    Two beach renourishment projects will soon be underway for Coquina Beach and the city of Anna Maria…   By Dale White (heraldtribune) [mappress] Source: heraldtribune, February 9, 2011;

  • 8 June 2011

    Lee County Commissioners drew a line in the sand when it came to a beach renourishment project. By ALLIE GARZA (naplesnews) [mappress] Source: naplesnews, June 8, 2011    

  • 19 March 2014
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Technology, Vessels

    The Ocean City beach renourishment project is currently underway. The dredger R.N. Weeks is one of the two boats used for dredging in Ocean City, Md. During renourishment the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers typically places 800,000 cubic yards of sand on the beach at Ocean City every four years. Dredging activities began in January and […]

  • 20 May 2019
    Business & Finance

    The Virginia Beach oceanfront is getting some added protection, thanks to a joint effort by the city and Norfolk District, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers. The district has awarded the Virginia Beach Hurricane and Storm Damage Reduction Project renourishment contract to Great Lakes Dredge and Dock Company of Oak Brook, Illinois. The bid of $22.64 […]

  • 1 September 2011

    An extensive beach renourishment project underway at Fort Myers Beach was expected to wrap by September, but a series of setbacks is pushing… (winknews) [mappress] Source: winknews, September 1, 2011;

  • 12 July 2017
    Business & Finance

    The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Baltimore District, has just announced more details about recently awarded beach renourishment project in Ocean City, Maryland. The $12.7 million renourishment scheme, to be conducted by Great Lakes Dredge & Dock Company (GLDD), will involve the placement of roughly 900,000 cubic yards of sand on the beach at Ocean […]

  • 2 June 2014
    Project & Tenders

    Since the Atlantic Hurricane Season began on Sunday, the Brevard County announced that it has spent millions of dollars to prepare for it. For more than five months the County conducted a beach renourishment project to get Space Coast ready for a potential storm. MyNews13 quoted Mike McGarry, Brevard County beach project manager, as saying: […]

  • 30 December 2016
    Business & Finance

    The Town of Hilton Head Island Government has just announced the completion of their 2016 Island wide Beach Renourishment Project. The Town’s contractor Weeks Marine, Inc. completed sand placement activities in the overnight hours on December 29. Since the start of the project in June, more than 2.5 million cubic yards of sand have been placed […]

  • 4 April 2011

    The North End interim beach renourishment project has hit another delay.   (lbknews) [mappress] Source: lbknews, April 4, 2011  

  • 5 February 2016
    Business & Finance

    The Santa Rosa County Board of County Commissioners will hold its regular meeting on February 11 at 9 a.m. in the Tiger Point Community Center in Gulf Breeze. The final item on the agenda will be a presentation of the Navarre Beach renourishment project and the associated Municipal Services Benefit Unit (MSBU) funding formula as […]

  • 16 January 2012

    Borough Council is hoping to save some dollars on survey work in conjunction with beach renourishment and a sand backpassing project…   By Jack Fichter (capemaycountyherald) [mappress] Source: capemaycountyherald, January 16, 2012;

  • 1 November 2011

    The month of October’s rainfall is causing erosion on Fort Myers Beach. Lee County is in the midst of a renourishment project, pumping in… (nbc-2) [mappress] Source: nbc-2, November 1, 2011;

  • 25 September 2011

    Officials met in New Hanover County Friday to discuss the future of beach renourishment projects…   (wect) [mappress] Source: wect, September 25, 2011;

  • 18 October 2017
    Business & Finance

    The City of North Myrtle Beach has just released the latest update on their emergency beach renourishment project, saying that the work has now moved from the Cherry Grove section of the city to the Windy Hill section. “There is still more renourishment work to be done in the Cherry Grove section and the move […]

  • 13 February 2015
    Business & Finance, Project & Tenders

    Work continues on the final phase of the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Charleston District’s $30 million Folly Beach Renourishment project. Much of the fence has been rolled out and attached to the posts that were put in the ground a couple of weeks ago. The fence’s design will trap wind-blown sand to form dunes […]

  • 7 September 2016
    Business & Finance

    Following the passage of Tropical Storm Hermine, Weeks Marine yesterday resumed sand placement activities associated with the Island-wide beach renourishment project, according to the Town of Hilton Head Island’s latest announcement. Currently, the active work zone is located adjacent to North Forest Beach between Bittern Street and Heron Street. Work on this segment of the project will […]

  • 25 October 2010

    A concrete manhole jutting from the water behind Flounders Chowder House is a startling example that sand is needed to renourish the eroding… By Kimberly Blair (pnj) [mappress] Source: pnj, October 25, 2010;

  • 8 October 2013

    The Anastasia State Park beach renourishment project is scheduled to commence this month. “During this time, you may see construction equipment and pipes on the beaches. This equipment is being used to pump sand onto the shore as part of a statewide shore protection project,” announced floridastateparks.org. “In the park, this is intended to protect […]

  • 6 January 2012

    The Florida Supreme Court has upheld a $20 million beach renourishment project in Okaloosa County…   (weartv) [mappress] Source: weartv, January 6, 2012;