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Little Known Ways to Nourish a Coastline

United States

Crews have been granted permission by the U.S. Army Corps of Army Engineers (USACE) to begin dredging on the Ponce de Leon Inlet. This should make it more secure for anglers to navigate. In addition,...

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Dare Moving Ahead on Inlet Dredge Plan

United States

As the need for dredging in North Carolina waterways has long ago surpassed the availability of funds and equipment to dredge, Dare County, with the help of $15 million provided in the recent state...

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Chinese Company Starts Dredging Chornomorsk Port In Ukraine

Ukraine

China Harbour Engineering Company Ltd. (CHEC) on August 8, 2018, began dredging on the offshore maritime approach channel to Chornomorsk Port and in the operating area of the first boot basin of the...

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The Man Who Builds Beaches

United States

Then there are the places where the beach itself is being hauled off. Illegal beach sand mining has been reported all over the world. In Morocco and Algeria, illegal miners have stripped entire...


Industry Developments
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Committee Addresses Lake Issues, Drawdown

A variety of Hot Springs Village lake issues were addressed at the Aug. 8 Property Owners’ Association lakes committee meeting. Among the topics were dredging, piers, aquatic growth and fish...

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Emails Raise Questions About Ex-Texas Congressman, New Job

United States

 A former Texas congressman had tried steering a federal contract to the owner of a business who gave him a $160,000-a-year job after the congressman resigned amid sexual harassment allegations,...

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New Study Shows How Performance-Based Bonds Can Speed Up Coastal Resilience Efforts

Environmental impact bonds could help the state of Louisiana – and other coastal areas dealing with land loss and sea level rise – restore its rapidly disappearing coast faster, better and for less...

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Program Raises Millions to Restore Great Lakes Habitat

United States

A public-private partnership that supports wildlife habitat restoration in the Great Lakes region has awarded $6.6 million to 25 projects.The grants come from Sustain Our Great Lakes, a program funded...


Company & People News
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Anger at Scots Company’s Plans to Dredge for Kelp

United Kingdom

A row has erupted over the first proposal to dredge for kelp in Scottish waters amid fears it could decimate marine ecosystems.The anger was triggered by a scoping report from Ayr-based Marine...

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Beach Replenishment Barge Capsizes off S.C.

United States

A 30' construction barge capsized off Surfside Beach, S.C., at the start of a beach replenishment project Aug. 15, 2018.The Coast Guard and Great Lakes Dredge and Dock Company LLC were working to...

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A.P. Møller - Mærsk A/S to Pursue a Separate Listing of Maersk Drilling

United States

A.P. Møller - Mærsk A/S (A.P. Moller - Maersk) has decided to pursue a separate listing of Maersk Drilling Holding A/S (Maersk Drilling) on Nasdaq Copenhagen A/S in 2019.Having evaluated the different...

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Boskalis Presents Half-Year Results

United States

The operating results of Royal Boskalis Westminster N.V. (Boskalis) decreased in the first half of the year compared to the first half 2017, the company reported.According to Boskalis, this decline...


Project Updates
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Local Beaches Getting Nearly $16 Million for Beach Restoration

A nearly $16 million deal has been reached with the federal government that will pay to help restore local beaches.An eight-mile stretch along Jacksonville Beach, Neptune Beach and Atlantic Beach, as...

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Lawsuit: Dredge Mining Done Without Permits in Idaho River

A conservation group has filed a federal lawsuit contending a miner in Idaho is ignoring environmental laws and encouraging unpermitted mining by other gold seekers.In its citizen enforcement lawsuit...

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Fears of Failure Rise as Lake Erie Consumes Sturgeon Point Marina

The waves of Lake Erie are consuming Sturgeon Point Marina boulder by boulder.Without as much as $2 million in repair work, experts say the 31-year-old town-owned marina in Evans could be unnavigable...

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Audubon Louisiana Posts Most Successful Year of Coastal Stewardship along Mississippi River Delta

United States

Audubon Louisiana's Director of Bird Conservation Erik I. Johnson, Ph.D. stopped by the Passe Partout set to discuss their successful efforts with the Restore the Mississippi River Delta...


New Products and Technology
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The Big Move: Massive Dredge Component Goes For A Ride

United States

On the night of Monday, Aug. 6, 2018, drivers in the Theodore area southwest of Mobile experienced a few delays and detours as a massive piece of industrial equipment was moved from the facility...

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Maersk and IBM Introduce TradeLens Blockchain Shipping Solution

United States

Maersk and IBM Introduce TradeLens Blockchain Shipping SolutionIndustry-wide collaboration announced in January advances as more than 90 organizations participate in the global trade solution. More...

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New Site Hosts Corps’ Hydrographic Survey Training

United States

What do hydrographic surveys ? the scientific measurement and description of physical features at the bottom of bodies of water ? have to do with the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers and marine...

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Two New LNG Dredgers For Van Oord

Netherlands

Rotterdam based Van Oord Dredging and Marine Contractors has ordered two trailing suction hopper dredgers, both of 10,500m3 capacity.In keeping with Van Oord’s commitment to sustainability, the...


Upcoming Events
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Join Policymakers and Experts at Maritime2020 Asia Summit!

Singapore

On November 27th, Singapore will host key shipping professionals for the Maritime2020 Asia Summit. Earlier in the year, this event series was kicked off with a Summit in Copenhagen, reaching great...

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2nd GPF Executive Program on Global Ports Management, Sept 30 – Oct 04, 2018, Singapore. Exclusive

Global Ports Forum presents the 2nd GPF Executive Program on Global Ports Management, Sept 30 – Oct 04, 2018, Singapore.Global Ports Forum presents the 2nd Executive Program on Global Ports...

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Singapore to Host the 5th Global Ports Forum, 27-28 Sep 18, Singapore

An invitation to register and participate at the 5th Global Ports Forum, 27-28 Sep 18, SingaporeDear Industry colleagues,It is indeed our pleasure to invite you to consider this unique opportunity to...

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