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President Bouterse Announces Dredging of Suriname River

Suriname

The project to dredge the Suriname River has been in the works for years, but for some reason it was always shelved. It concerns deepening the fairway of Suriname’s main river over a span of 66...

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Riverkeeper, Army Corps Remain at Odds Over Flooding Analysis in Dredging Project

FL, United States

A federal judge is allowing the St. Johns Riverkeeper to argue why a U.S. Army Corps of Engineers flooding analysis in Charleston, S.C., should be admitted as evidence in its lawsuit seeking to block...

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Indian River County Beach Renourishment Part of $3 Million Sebastian Inlet Dredging Project

FL, United States

Preliminary work has begun on a project to dredge about 150,000 cubic yards of sand out of the Sebastian Inlet and spread most of it on Indian River County beaches.Ferreira Construction of Stuart,...

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Look Ahead: Jaxport Looks to Build on Successes, Growth

FL, United States

Jaxport’s project to deepen 11 miles of the St. Johns River to 47 feet got underway in February 2018 when Dutra Group began dredging the first three miles of the shipping channel. Dutra Group is...

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City Recognizes Marina Owner's Work to Dredge Veterans Cove

AZ, United States

Rusty Braun said he appreciated being recognized by the City Council for volunteer work to improve Veterans Cove. However, the attention left him “a little bit on the embarrassed side.”Braun operates...

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Dredging, Sand Dispute Could be Resolved (USA - Alabama)

AL, United States

But because of the permit challenges made by the Condo Alliance officers, county officials said the Corps of Engineers would not participate in the project nor contribute $1.5 million toward the...

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Lack of Dredging at Moray Harbour Affecting the Livelihood of Fishermen (United Kingdom)

United Kingdom

Burghead harbour is owned by the local authority who are tasked with overall maintenance of the site, including keeping the entrance free and clear for boats to come in and out.They use their own £2.4...

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Years After PCB Dredging, News of Ongoing Contamination Disappoints

NY, United States

The latest news about PCB contamination in the Hudson River has dismayed both those who opposed dredging and those who championed it as the way to clean the river.After a year of testing fish, the...

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$36 Million Lost Lake Marsh Creation Project Completed: Gov. Edwards

LA, United States

The completion of a $36 million project to restore and nourish wetlands on the northern edges of Lost Lake in Terrebonne Parish was announced Friday (Jan. 4) by Gov. John Bel Edwards.Weeks Marine...

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The Swan River Restoration Project Made Significant Progress in 2018, but Hits Significant Speed Bump (USA - Colorado)

CO, United States

Building a river and the entire ecosystem around it would seem to be a task reserved for Mother Nature or deities of some high pantheon. But the people of Summit County government and the town of...

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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...