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Corps Considers Changes to F-M Diversion

United States

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers can modify the Fargo-Moorhead flood diversion to meet Minnesota regulators' demands, though there are some limits, Maj. Gen. Richard Kaiser told reporters here...

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Georgia Governor Says Feds Must 'Step Up' Harbor Deepening Funds

United States

Georgia Gov. Nathan Deal said Thursday that Washington needs to "step up" with more money to deepen the shipping channel to the Port of Savannah, where larger ships arriving through an expanded Panama...

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Cost of Lake Dredging in Carolina Beach Could Increase by 500K

United States

When the Town of Carolina Beach was told it had to stop dumping the spoils from its lake dredging project on U.S. military property, the town was suddenly faced with several issues. After more than...

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Dredging at Ninigret Pond Opens Waterways and Improves the Environment

United States

Kayakers spend hours exploring the natural beauty of the numerous coves along the shoreline of Ninigret Pond in Charlestown, Rhode Island. Windsurfers zig-zag their way across the 1,539-acre coastal...


Industry Developments
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At Post-Harvey Senate Hearing, a List of Pricey Solutions

United States

In the Texas Senate’s first public hearing since Hurricane Harvey, members of the Committee on Agriculture, Water and Rural Affairs talked for hours about a host of ways to mitigate flooding related...

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NPA Staff Collected Bribe from Dredging Company

Nigeria

The Nigerian Ports Authority NPA has admitted that some of its members of staff were truly involved in the one million Swiss Francs scandal rocking one of its Joint Venture Partners, Dredging...

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Mississippi River Ship Channel Advocates Await Report

United States

Advocates for modernizing the Mississippi River Ship Channel that connects the Gulf of Mexico and New Orleans’ Industrial Canal via the Intracoastal Waterway are eagerly awaiting the final Army Corps...

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Locks and Dams Modernization is ADM’s Infrastructure Priority

United States

Archer Daniels Midland's highest priority in any infrastructure package that Congress and the Trump administration develops would be modernization of the Mississippi River locks and dams that feed...


Company & People News
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Abu Dhabi Ports Launches Sustainability Week

Abu Dhabi Ports, the master developer, operator and manager of commercial and community ports within the emirate of Abu Dhabi, as well as Fujairah Terminals and Khalifa Industrial Zone Abu Dhabi, on...

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New West Port Construction Begins in Kalundborg

Denmark

Construction of a new 330,000m² port area has been begun at the Port of Kalundborg in Denmark. The New West Port area will be situated on the southern side of Kalundborg Fjord and will comprise...

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Challenges, Opportunities in Raising Standards of Nigerian Ports

Nigeria

Last year, the Federal Government launched the Standard Operating Procedure (SOP) and the Port Service Support Portal (PSSP) at Nigerian ports. These platforms, coordinated by the Nigerian Shippers...

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Looking for a Better Cohasset Harbor for All

United States

“If we are going to invest money into the harbor, we want to know that it is being invested in the best interest of Cohasset citizens,” said Tim Davis, chairman of the Cohasset Harbor CommitteeThe...


Project Updates
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Beaches' Mayors Worry: Will Sand, Fences Arrive in Time?

United States

Jack Gordon doesn't expect to be able to walk on the dune that protects the Bethany Beach boardwalk from the pounding waves and rising waters of the Atlantic Ocean.Yet nothing stopped him Friday from...

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Dredging of Corio Bay to take Place in November 2017 as Part of Geelong Ports Program

Australia

DREDGING will begin in Corio Bay this month as part of Geelong Port’s new works program. The initiative would further improve access, safety and efficiency for ships entering the port, Victorian...

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North Cove Dredging Begins in Old Saybrook

United States

The Army Corps of Engineers (ACE) on Sept. 25 announced award of the North Cove Federal Navigation Project contract for maintenance dredging to DonJon Marine Company of Hillside, New Jersey. The...

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Public Comment Period On Ocean City Dredging Is Underway

United States

The public comment period concerning citywide bay dredging in Ocean City is now underway, city officials announced on Tuesday. If approved, the application would allow every property owner on the...


New Products and Technology
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New Edgartown Dredge from Ellicott Arrives on Martha’s Vineyard

Edgartown has a new dredge, and it’s almost ready for use. The old dredge was 21 years old and showing serious signs of wear, so Edgartown ordered a new one. The new dredge came from the Ellicott...

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New Dredging Sensors for Jan De Nul Group

Subsea technology company Seatools said it is in the process of delivering an extensive range of dredging sensors to Jan De Nul Group. The sensors will be used to monitor the dredging operations of...

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Leica MSS420 Dredging Sensor Launched for Marine Applications

Leica Geosystems has announced the launch of the Leica MSS420 Dredging Sensor for marine applications. The new sensors benefit customers in offshore applications, ensuring speed, performance,...

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Norfolk Boat Builder Launches Pioneering Dredging Tool

A revolutionary new dredging tool has been launched by an innovative Norfolk boat builder.The dredging head, believed to be a world first, has been developed in collaboration between Goodchild Marine,...


Upcoming Events
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Europort 2017, Rotterdam, November 7-10 2017

Big Data is among the themes of Europort 2017 taking place in Rotterdam on November 7-10.In the not so distant past, the torrent of data flooding the maritime industry had probably only set pulses...

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14 September 2017: Online Eu-Base Platform Workshop

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