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  • 19 September 2019
    Business & Finance

    A major dredging scheme has been successfully completed in the Coomera River, supporting safe and navigable waterways access for the Gold Coast’s multi-billion-dollar recreation, tourism and marine industries, the Gold Coast Waterways Authority announced today. The campaign was made possible by the completion of the Gold Coast Waterways Authority’s Coomera Dredged Sediment Management Facility earlier […]

  • 10 December 2012

    Congressman Walter B. Jones (NC-3) urged President Barack Obama not to forget the damage to North Carolina’s coastal inlets caused by Hurricane Sandy. The Obama administration is putting together a funding request to address damage caused by the storm that it will soon submit to Congress. In a letter sent to the president, Congressman Jones […]

  • 9 August 2011

    Now that Sea Pines leaders have agreed not to call for a special tax district to pay for dredging the community’s waterways, many within the… (islandpacket) [mappress] Source: islandpacket, August 9, 2011

  • 6 January 2011

    Volunteers are planning an ambitious project for the New Year, as part of their ongoing campaign to restore a former waterway through North… By Joe Ware (gazetteandherald) [mappress] Source: gazetteandherald, January 7, 2011

  • 8 January 2012

    A waterway that links the heart of South America with the Atlantic Ocean could grant an outlet to the sea to landlocked Paraguay and Bolivia…   By Philip Iglauer (koreatimes) [mappress] Source: koreatimes, January 8, 2012;

  • 25 July 2011

    The Managing Director of Nigeria Inland Waterways Authority (NIWA), Achitect Aminu Ahmed Yar’ Adua has said that the dredging of River Niger… By Yekini Jimoh (tribune) [mappress] Source: tribune, July 25, 2011;

  • 12 February 2014
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Technology

    The introduction of the new Ports Law (12.815/2013) heralded the second phase of the National Programme for Port and Waterway Dredging. The programme will be implemented by the Presidency’s Division of Ports and by the Ministry of Transportation, announced internationallawoffice.com. In view of this task, the Special Secretariat of Ports recently conducted a public consultation […]

  • 12 April 2016
    Business & Finance

    The Philippines government is working hard in addressing the flood problems in the low-lying areas in Bulacan province by fast tracking major infrastructure projects before the onset of the typhoon season. In regard to this matter, governor Wilhelmino M. Sy-Alvarado announced today that the flood control projects are now being completed, including a massive dredging […]

  • 10 May 2010

    GIVEN the lamentable state of our city’s waterways, local marine industry figures are right to demand answers on how more than a third of… [mappress] Source: goldcoast, May 10, 2010;

  • 2 August 2017
    Business & Finance

    The Indian Infrastructure magazine has just announced that their 8th annual conference on ‘Dredging in India’ will take place on September 6-7, at The ITC Maratha, Mumbai. In the past few years, dredging has emerged as a distinct industry in itself. The industry is being driven largely by the growing dredging requirements at Indian ports […]

  • 5 February 2019
    Business & Finance

    The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, New Orleans District, yesterday released a Draft Environmental Assessment titled “Louisiana Coastal Area (LCA) Beneficial Use of Dredged Material Program, Barataria Bay Waterway at Jefferson Parish, Louisiana”. This environmental assessment covers a proposal to place fill material in the narrow corridor of wetlands that separate Bayou Perot and Bayou […]

  • 12 May 2015
    Business & Finance

    International dredging conference, Dredge India 2015, will take place on 11 June, 2015 in Trident Hotel, BKC, Mumbai. This event, focusing sharply on emerging opportunities and constraints, will bring together port and inland waterway owners, dredging contractors, equipment suppliers and consultants, dredger designers and builders on a mutually beneficial meeting ground. “This is a time for growth. Depths need to be […]

  • 11 August 2014
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Technology

    Experts from the United States, Latin America and Europe will participate in the second Panama Canal International Maintenance Congress, scheduled for August 27 – 29, 2014, within the framework of the waterway’s centennial. The main theme of this three-day event will be “Investing in Maintenance: Key to Competitiveness and Sustainability”. Experts in the fields of […]

  • 15 April 2014
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Technology

    Congressman Frank Pallone, Jr. (NJ-06) announced that the Army Corps of Engineers has awarded the contract for dredging Shoal Harbor and Compton Creek in Belford, New Jersey. The $2 million contract has been awarded to M.E.R.I.T. Inc., a small business located in Newark, New Jersey. The project will be completed with federal funds from the […]

  • 14 March 2017
    Business & Finance

    The Eastern Dredging Association EADA (India) has announced that their conference ‘Dredging: Ports, Harbors and Inland Waterways’ will take place on March 24, 2017 at ITC Kakatiya Hotel in Begumpet, Hyderabad. This workshop aims to develop, amongst contracting partners, a constructive approach for planning, design and execution of dredging and maritime construction projects, EADA said […]

  • 25 November 2011

    A major project to dredge the network of waterways crisscrossing Jakarta and finally make the river water clean enough to drink will begin…   By Dofa Fasila (thejakartaglobe) [mappress] Source: thejakartaglobe, November 25, 2011;

  • 6 May 2011

    Satisfied that emergency dredging in Oregon Inlet has restored the waterway to sufficient depths for the summer fishing season, the Army Cor… By Erin James (hamptonroads) [mappress] Source: hamptonroads, May 6, 2011

  • 11 April 2011

    Gov. Beverly Perdue will fly over Oregon Inlet to see first-hand issues of shoaling sand that are putting the waterway at risk of being… (wvec) [mappress] Source: wvec, April 11, 2011  

  • 28 September 2011

    Dredging work at Packery Channel is expected to begin next month to remove accumulated sand and debris from the waterway and relocate it to…   By Jessica Savage (caller) [mappress] Source: caller, September 28, 2011;

  • 15 July 2010

    Hopes for a new and strong Gold Coast waterways board would be assembled to handle botched Broadwater have been ruined when the Bligh … By Christine-Jared-Perrin [mappress] Source: au.ibtimes, July 16, 2010;

  • 16 September 2013
    Business & Finance

    Minister for Planning Matthew Guy has implemented Stage 2 of the Victorian Coalition Government’s commitment to protect Melbourne’s iconic rivers. “The Coalition Government is delivering on its commitment to protect Melbourne’s main waterways; the Yarra and Maribyrnong Rivers,” Mr Guy said. Mr Guy said local planning controls along the Yarra River between Burke Road, Ivanhoe […]

  • 3 February 2015
    Business & Finance

    The President’s Budget for fiscal year 2016 (FY 2016) includes $4.732 billion in gross discretionary funding for the Civil Works program of the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers. “The 2016 Civil Works budget for the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers reflects the Administration’s priorities to support and improve the Nation’s economy, protect the American people, […]

  • 13 January 2012

    The Port Waterway and Beach Commission met Wednesday, Jan. 11 to discuss a method in which a permit for Carolina Beach renourishment …   by Tyler Roberts (luminanews) [mappress] Source: luminanews, January 13, 2012;

  • 19 October 2011

    Waterways Ireland has begun work to restore navigation depths for boat traffic around Sarsfield Lock, and the Abbey River areas of the Shann… (afloat) [mappress] Source: afloat, October 19, 2011;

  • 20 July 2010

    State port operator PT. Pelabuhan Indonesia (Pelindo) I plans to call another tender for the dredging of waterway at Belawan port in North… (antaranews) [mappress] Source: antaranews, July 20, 2010;

  • 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 […]