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  • 20 July 2010

    If there is surplus sand from a planned beach replenishment project this fall, it will likely be stockpiled until it can be allocated … By Victor Tine (gloucestertimes) [mappress] Source: gloucestertimes, July 21, 2010;

  • 29 February 2012

    Efforts to enhance Saunders Beach continue as the Government signs contracts for beach replenishment for this popular Bahamian and tourist recreational area. During the signing ceremony Monday, Public Works and Transport Minister the Hon. Neko C. Grant said, “This project consists of the completion of physical enhancements to Saunders Beach comprising some 2,300 feet of […]

  • 17 June 2011

    Ten years after the region’s last beach replenishment initiative, officials are preparing to spread $23 million of sand across 10 beaches… By Mike Lee (signonsandiego) [mappress] Source: signonsandiego, June 17, 2011

  • 2 April 2020
    Business & Finance, Project & Tenders

    Great Lakes Dredge & Dock Company announced today successful completion of a dredging project at Shinnecock Inlet on Long Island. Works on the $10.7 million West of Shinnecock Inlet (WOSI) emergency replenishment project started in early February. The area first experienced problems last October and was restored several times by smaller replenishment efforts by State […]

  • 1 October 2019
    Business & Finance

    Sales Construzione s.p.a. has used Damen DOP on wire crane to mine sand from the sea and replenish Tuscan beach in the Gulf of Follonica, Italy. The Gulf of Follonica is situated on the Mediterranean coast. As the autumn and winter storms have resulted in heavy coastal erosion over the past few years, the narrowed […]

  • 2 November 2011

    Now that the Town of Nags Head has wrapped up its massive beach replenishment project, the question now is will the sand stick? Some critic…  (wvec) [mappress] Source: wvec, November 2, 2011;

  • 6 May 2013

    Congressman Frank Pallone, Jr. (NJ-06), joined by Monmouth Beach Mayor Susan Howard, announced the Army Corps of Engineers’ plans for the Sea Bright to Manasquan beach replenishment project. Congressman Pallone outlined the scope and timeline of this critical work that will help protect the Shore. The project will cover a majority of the beaches from […]

  • 2 February 2016
    Business & Finance

    The City of West Haven is using a $1.25 million grant, received from the state Department of Energy and Environmental Protection, to replenish beach sand on Beach Street and control beach erosion on Ocean Avenue. “This grant will enable the city to finance two essential beach infrastructure projects at no cost to West Haven taxpayers,” […]

  • 14 October 2010

    The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers’ project to dredge the Merrimack River channel and use the sand to replenish part of Plum Island’s beach… By Victor Tine (newburyportnews) [mappress] Source: newburyportnews, October 15, 2010;

  • 12 June 2020
    Infrastructure

    On a pre-construction conference call last week, a federal Army Corps of Engineers contractor indicated that the Ocean City north end beach replenishment project is now anticipated to begin about June 22, the city mayor Jay A. Gillian said in his latest announcement. The work will bring more than 1.4 million cubic yards of new […]

  • 26 June 2019
    Business & Finance

    New Jersey Representative Chris Smith has announced that beach replenishment contractor Weeks Marine will return to Point Pleasant Beach as early as this week, to pump additional sand in sections that experienced significant erosion during severe May weather.  “The Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) informed me that it negotiated a $3.6 million contract modification to […]

  • 24 February 2020
    Business & Finance

    This spring City of Marco Island residents will be able to enjoy a wider and more robust section of South Beach between the Belize at Cape Marco Condominiums and Marbelle Club Condominiums, Collier County said in their latest release.  The beach in that section will soon be refurbished with approximately 80,000 cubic yards of sand. […]

  • 16 May 2017
    Business & Finance

    U.S Senator Tom Carper yesterday joined representatives from the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers and DNREC’s Tony Pratt to announce that a long-awaited beach replenishment project in Delaware’s Bethany Beach, South Bethany and Fenwick Island will begin this fall. In January 2016, winter storm Jonas resulted in terrible damage to the protective dunes in Delaware, but most […]

  • 15 February 2013
    Business & Finance

    THV Vlaamse Baaien 2100 has won the Ostend beaches replenishment project. The works include dredging, transporting and depositing of appropriate sea sand in the project area. This assignment aims to implement a beach (and banks) supplementation on the beach of Ostend. The total value of this sand placement project is 15,000,000 EUR. [mappress] Dredging Today […]

  • 9 May 2019
    Business & Finance

    The Environment Agency’s Lincolnshire Beach Management (LBM) scheme gets underway on 13 May, reports the EA. Over the course of the £7 million LBM scheme, the EA’s contractors will pump around 400,000 cubic meters of sand onto Lincolnshire’s beaches. Mark Robinson, senior flood risk adviser for the Environment Agency, said: “While our annual beach nourishment […]

  • 28 July 2017
    Business & Finance

    Preliminary activities associated with the South Island Emergency Beach Fill Project are set to start in the upcoming weeks, the Town of Hilton Head Island said in its latest release. In particular, pre-project surveys of both the beach and offshore borrow sites will be conducted, the town said. Both land and water based survey crews […]

  • 27 April 2012

    The Bureau of Ocean Energy Management announced a Record of Decision outlining a negotiated agreement for the future use of Outer Continental Shelf (OCS) sand resources to replenish Hutchinson Island, Florida, following storm-induced wave impacts and coastal erosion. The bureau issued the Notice of Availability for the Record of Decision, which outlines the parameters of […]

  • 15 October 2012

    In the next few weeks, the Batiquitos, Moonlight, and Cardiff beaches should receive a large amount of fresh new sand. According to the City of Encinitas, this replenishment program includes: – 89,000 cubic yards of sand for the Moonlight beach, – 92,000 cubic yards of sand for the Cardiff beach, – 105,000 cubic yards of […]

  • 20 February 2013
    Business & Finance

    Sand is pumped onto the beach along Beach Road in Ocean City, NJ on Feb. 17, the second day of a three-month, federally funded beach replenishment project that will widen beaches between Seaspray and 14th Street. The $10 million project will bring 1.8 million cubic yards of sand to beaches and dunes. This project was […]

  • 25 August 2015
    Business & Finance

    Plans to replenish a badly eroded beach in North Scituate will be discussed at a public hearing on September 1 in Scituate High School Auditorium, beginning at 6 p.m. This meeting comes eight months after selectmen approved a $127,140 contract with Applied Coastal Research and Engineering of Mashpee for design work for beach replenishment. The presentations will provide […]

  • 18 October 2016
    Business & Finance

    The Borough of Harvey Cedars has just announced that a beach replenishment scheme will begin in the Borough within the next 7 days. This project will repair and restore the dunes as well as replenish over 100 feet of flat beach from Cumberland Avenue to 78th Street. The contractor, Great Lakes Dredge & Dock Company, will […]

  • 28 August 2012

    The San Diego beaches replenishment project is scheduled for the next month. A lot of sand will be pumped from the ocean floor onto beaches from the South Bay to North County. According to kpbs.org, the dredging vessel that will undertake the job is on its way to San Diego and should arrive next weekend. […]

  • 9 July 2020
    Infrastructure

    The north end beach replenishment project in Ocean City, NJ, is moving forward according to schedule. The beach entrance at Beach Road and E. Atlantic Avenue with the tall steps has reopened, along with the guarded Atlantic Beach, according to officials. The entrances along Beach Road at Morningside Road and Garden Road are closed. So […]

  • 10 September 2015
    Business & Finance, Project & Tenders

    The dredging of Tallebudgera Creek has been completed for 2015. Approximately 25,000m3 of sand was pumped to Burleigh Beach this year. Neumann Contractors have undertaken the dredging works in Tallebudgera Creek for many years now, and the works are an integral part of the Gold Coast City Council’s program to maintain and replenish the sand […]

  • 8 November 2012

    After the explosion of an onshore pipe at the Fletcher Cove in Solana Beach on Wednesday evening, the replenishment project was halted. SANDAG spokeswoman Colleen Windsor stated: “Fortunately no one was hurt and a full investigation has been launched to find out the cause of the accident.” SANDAG, which is coordinating the $28.5 million Regional […]

  • 3 January 2012

    A blessing ceremony for a multi-million dollar Waikiki beach replenishment project will be held this week. The Waikiki beach replenishment project includes pumping offshore sand to a stretch of beach from the Royal Hawaiian Hotel to the Duke Kahanamoku statue. This project will cost around $2.5 million. Waikiki is a neighborhood of Honolulu, in the […]