Project Updates & Industry Developments
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Silt-Covered Boat Launch

Canada

It's become a yearly problem at Kelowna's Cook Road boat launch.Silt and debris from the mouth of Mission Creek has drifted north, covering the boat launch, and making it virtually unusable, forcing...

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Could Subsea Drilling Extend The Life of The Hibernia Oil Field? Its Owners Are Looking Into it

Canada

The companies that own Hibernia are considering more subsea drilling to further extend the life of the iconic oil field in Newfoundland's offshore.But right now there are far more questions than...

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Dredging Market is Gaining Traction Worldwide by Top Manufacturers

Dredging is an important industry with its uses in many areas. It is necessary to reclaim and protect a greater amount of coastal land from erosion and flooding, which results in the need for...

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Releases New Report on The Harbor Deepening Market

The global harbor deepening market was valued at US$ 4.1 billion in 2017. The market is expected to expand at a CAGR of 3% over the forecast period, 2018-2028.Harbor deepening is a service required...

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Ukrainian Sea Ports Authority Doubles Dredging in 2018

Ukraine

The specialized fleet of Delta-Pilot, the branch of the Ukrainian Sea Ports Authority, almost doubled dredging in 2018 compared with 2017, to 1.341 million cubic meters. More than a third of this...

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Corps Supplies Labor and Equipment for Bennett’s Creek Dredging

VA, United States

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Norfolk District began maintenance dredging of the Bennett’s Creek Federal Navigation channel on December 7 and wrapped up January 3.Labor and equipment assets,...

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J.F. Brennan Company Completes Dredging for Marsh Restoration Project at Quonochotaug Pond

RI, United States

The Rhode Island Coastal Resources Management Council (CRMC) kicked off a salt marsh restoration and elevation enhancement project at Quonochotaug Pond in Rhode Island, where dredging removed...

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Oceanside Harbor Maintenance Dredging for 2018 Finishes in November

CA, United States

Manson Construction began dredging Oceanside Harbor in California on October 15 and wrapped up work the second week of November. The dredging, which is typically done on an annual basis, was...

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Emergency Renourishment at Lido Beach Underway

FL, United States

An emergency renourishment project at Lido Beach, Florida, began on November 5 and is expected to be completed by February 12 despite a series of weather delays. Five separate cold fronts have moved...

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Flagler County Dune Restoration Project Enters Final Phase

FL, United States

A $20-million-plus effort to restore protective berms along Flagler County’s coastline, one of the longest and most multifaceted projects in the county’s history, entered its home stretch this...

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Armstrong Permitted to Dredge Meighan Creek

British Columbia, Canada

Province says yes, after two years of work by city, to dredge creek for flood mitigationTwo years of applications, letters, reports, phone calls and general red tape discussions have proven fruitful...

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Ocean City Season for Bayside Dredging Extended to March 31

NJ, United States

OCEAN CITY - Mayor Jay Gillian has received word from the state Department of Environmental Protection (NJDEP) that the season for dredging activity in the bay has been extended from Feb. 28 to...

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Estuary Dredging is Mining: Angry Residents

Kerala, India

ALAPPUZHA: Resentment is brewing among residents of Purakkad gram panchayat against the move of major irrigation department (MID) to sell mineral sand from Thottappally 'pozhi' (estuary) to either...

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Work Begins to Open Canal For Boats For The First Time in NINETY Years

United Kingdom

Canal boats will be allowed access through the canal for the first time in ninety years (Image: Handout)Grantham canal has begun dredging work which will allow boats to pass through for the first time...

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New Pass Dredge Halfway Done

FL, United States

The sand from the $3.9 million dredge is being used to renourish nearby Lido Beach. Work on the $3.9 million dredging of New Pass and nourishment of Lido Beach is nearly halfway done, Sarasota city...