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Posted: over 9 years ago

USA: Gulf of Mexico New Oil Slick-Silt from Mississippi River Dredging ?

A feared new oil slick in the Gulf of Mexico probably is a plume of silt from dredging on the Missis...

Posted: over 9 years ago
Posted: over 9 years ago

UK: Silt Dumping at Whitsand Bay Resumes

Dumping at sea off a Cornish beauty spot is to continue after a scientific review concluded that the...

Posted: over 9 years ago
Posted: over 10 years ago

USA: Mississippi River Silt Concerns Exporters

River pilots and exporters are warning that the mouth of the Mississippi River is silting in, threat...

Posted: over 10 years ago
Posted: over 10 years ago

SCSPA and USACE Sign Agreement on Silt Disposal Site (USA)

The South Carolina State Ports Authority and the Army Corps of Engineers are signing an agreement on...

Posted: over 10 years ago
Posted: over 10 years ago

UK: Silt Dumping on Cornish Coast to Start Soon

More than 130,000 tonnes of silt are to be dumped off the Cornish coast despite an ongoing review in...

Posted: over 10 years ago
Posted: over 10 years ago

Singapore: Construction of Silt Barricade at Pasir Panjang Begins

Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore informs the shipping, harbour craft and pleasure craft comm...

Posted: over 10 years ago
Posted: over 10 years ago

Officials Reassess Silt Dumping on West Hayden Island (USA)

The city of Portland and Oregon’s Department of Environmental Quality are reevaluating whether...

Posted: over 10 years ago
Posted: over 10 years ago

Government Considers Burlington County Area as Permanent Destinations for Silt Dumping (USA)

Local and Burlington County government officials plan to meet Monday night at an open forum to discu...

Posted: over 10 years ago
Posted: over 10 years ago

USA: 650,000 Cubic Yards of Silt Will be Dredged From Colorado Reservoir

Crews will dredge thousands of cubic yards of sediment from a Colorado reservoir, the legacy of the ...

Posted: over 10 years ago
Posted: over 10 years ago

UK: MMO Defends Silt Dumping at Whitsand Bay

A new agency set up to protect the marine environment has defended a decision to base a silt dumping...

Posted: over 10 years ago
Posted: over 10 years ago

USA: Silt Suspension System Reduces Demands for Maintenance Dredging at Port of Savannah

Georgia Ports Authority’s silt suspension system in place at the Port of Savannah has not only reduc...

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  • Research & Development
Posted: over 10 years ago
Posted: over 10 years ago

Philippines: Government Expresses Concern Over Silt Impact on Manila Bay

The government has been asked by environmentalists to check on claims that millions of tons of untre...

Posted: over 10 years ago
Posted: over 10 years ago

UK: Plymouth Dredging Causes Whitsand Bay Silt Concerns

Divers have raised concerns about the effect of thousands of tonnes of dredged waste on the environm...

Posted: over 10 years ago
Posted: over 10 years ago

Concerns Over Possible Radioactivity of Dredged Silt (USA)

The federal government plans to dump some of the sediment dredged off the floor of Apra Harbor at an...

Posted: over 10 years ago
Posted: over 10 years ago

Silt Dredged From Pasing River Makes Problems (Philippines)

The disposal of untreated silt from the Pasig River to a reclamation area of Renong Berhad and the P...

Posted: over 10 years ago
Posted: over 11 years ago

Projects to dredge sediment and silt from Tsengwen Reservoir and the Gaoping River launched (TAIWAN)

TAIPEI, Taiwan — Projects to dredge sediment and silt from Tsengwen Reservoir in Tainan County...

Posted: over 11 years ago
Posted: over 11 years ago

Difficulties with dredging silt slows down Dabhol LNG Terminal (India) again

Operations at India’s third liquefied natural gas (LNG) terminal, being built at Dabhol in Maharasht...

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  • Project & Tenders
Posted: over 11 years ago
Posted: over 11 years ago

Malaysia: vessel allegedly dumped dredging silt at unauthorised area

Illegal activities: Enforcement officers inspecting the barge that was detained off the coast of Pen...

Posted: over 11 years ago