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Harpersfield Dam Project Back on Track After Issues (USA – Ohio)

OH, United States

The Harpersfield Dam construction is again underway after temporary cofferdams, used to divert water, gave way last Friday.Project Manager Gabriel Schmidbauer said the Harpersfield Dam Project was...

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Dredging Starts at UK Port that may be Used in No-deal Brexit

United Kingdom

Work began on Thursday to extend a small British port that could serve as a back-up if the UK leaves the European Union with no trade deal, providing the government some respite after days of...

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I Never Lied About Pelele Drain Dredging – Abdul-Hamid

Nigeria

The Minister of Inner-city and Zongo Development, Dr Mustapha Abdul-Hamid, has defended his earlier statement during President Nana Akufo-Addo’s encounter with the press, at which he indicated that...

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Hiccups of Ports Development in 2018 (1) (Nigeria)

Nigeria

The gridlock around Lagos ports that brought the economy to a near standstill underscores the importance of developing other ports in the country, Anna Okon writesLagos portsIn 2018 the government...

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Ramsgate Harbour Dredging Begins Amid Plans to Reopen Ferry Services Ahead of Potential No-deal Brexit

United Kingdom

he Port of Ramsgate is being dredged in order to turn the harbour into a “second Dover” in preparation for a no-deal Brexit.Under Government plans revealed last week, the seaside port in Kent is being...

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President Bouterse Announces Dredging of Suriname River (Suriname)

Suriname

President Desi Bouterse has announced that the long-awaited dredging of the Suriname River will definitely take place this year. Addressing the community in his televised New Year’s speech on Tuesday,...

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Seacontractors’ ‘Atlantis’ To The Rescue (Netherlands)

Netherlands

Seacontractors BV is an example of the many marine service providers whose tugs and workboats undertake support activities including dredging and port construction. Its Damen Stan Tug 3011s Dian...

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Beach Project Paused until Spring (USA - California)

CA, United States

Army Corps of Engineers officials said that dune and sand replenishment work in Long Beach has been paused because of rough weather and damaged equipment, and is set to resume in March.“There is some...

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Group Accuses EFCC of Bias on N13.7B Warri Channel Dredging Contract

Nigeria

Cadrell Advocacy Centre, CAC, a non-governmental advocacy group has accused the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, of bias in the handling of the controversial N13.7 billion Warri Channel...

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Army Corps Passes Again on Wellfleet Harbor Dredging Project

MA, United States

Town officials in Wellfleet are beginning to focus on the possibility of tackling the long awaited dredging of Wellfleet Harbor without federal support.The Army Corps of Engineers once again left the...

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Bar Harbor Breakwater Repairs Eyed: Construction Was Never Completed

ME, United States

The U. S. Army Corps of Engineers is preparing to repair the hundred-year-old breakwater that protects the docks and anchorages of Bar Harbor. It’s not yet clear how extensive the work will be, when...

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Dredging to begin at Ramsgate Port as Transport Secretary Chris Grayling defends handing Seaborne Freight Brexit contract

United Kingdom

Dredging is to begin at Ramsgate port this week, it has been confirmed.It comes as part of preparations to reinstate ferry services at the site, with a £13.8million contract handed to Seaborne Freight...

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Centre Urged to Make Prior Environment Clearance Mandatory for Waterway Projects (India - New Delhi)

India

In an open letter to environment minister Harsh Vardhan, over 50 experts on issues related to rivers, waterways and other such have urged him and the ministry to make prior environmental clearance...

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IOC to Commission Ennore LNG Terminal This Month

India

Indian Oil Corp (IOC), the nation's biggest oil firm, Wednesday said it will commission its first liquefied natural gas (LNG) import terminal at Ennore in Tamil Nadu this month.IOC Chairman Sanjiv...

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Stage Four of Suzhou Creek Rehabilitation in Full Swing (China)

China

The stage four of the Suzhou Creek rehabilitation project started in full swing, Shanghai Party Secretary Li Qiang announced on December 30. As a major environmental protection and investment project...