Project Updates & Industry Developments
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Colombo Port City to Muster $15B Investment (Sri Lankan)

Sri Lanka

The Colombo Port City when completed would see investments of US$ 15 billion. The land filling stage of the project has now been completed. Once completed the city can accommodate a population of over...

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£17M Harbour Revamp Could Bring 50 New Jobs to the Far North (Scotland)

Dozens of jobs will be created as a result of a £17million investment into a major redevelopment of a Caithness harbour.It is hoped the multi-million pound transformation work at the St Ola Pier by...

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LETTER: A Possible Solution to Flooding at the Southern End of the Lake (Cumbria)

He is seeking clarification on costing from the Environment Agency for a £3.6 million package of works to include dredging the outlet channel of the lake, building defence walls at Newby Bridge and...

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Brunell: East Coast Seaports up Capabilities (USA - Georgia and South Carolina)

GA, United States

While many eyes are on trade talks between our country and China, America’s port leaders are positioning their seaports to compete for increasing volumes of container traffic.After container shipments...

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Waterway Projects to Boost N-E Connectivity (India/Bangladesh)

India

The Centre is working on developing a network of waterway projects spread over 4,000 kilometres in the North-East and neighbouring countries like Bangladesh to enhance connectivity to the region as...

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Niger: Baro Communities Applaud PMB Over Completion Of Port

Nigeria

The host communities of inland port at Baro in Agaie local government area of Niger state, have poured encomiums on President Muhammadu Buhari for ensuring the completion of the all important port....

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Dredging Shovel Market Research 2019 : Key Players, Industry Overview, Supply Chain and Forecasts to 2023

Dredging Shovel market 2019 Research report contains a qualified and in-depth examination of Dredging Shovel Market. At first, the report provides overview of Product Specification, technology,...

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Global Dredging Services Market Size, Status, Players, Trends and Forecast to 2023

MarketResearchNest Reports adds “Global Dredging Services Market Growth (Status and Outlook) 2018-2023” new report to its research database. The report spread across 157 pages with multiple tables and...

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Silt, a Blessing or a Misery for Bangladesh?

Bangladesh

Bangladesh is formed by silt that is carried down by three major rivers – the Brahmaputra-Jamuna, the Ganga and the Meghna – and their tributaries. Together, they have formed one of the world’s...

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Army Corps Hopes to Build Islands in Mississippi River Backwaters from Dredged Sediment

MN, United States

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers is moving ahead with plans to build islands with dredged sediment in the backwaters of the Mississippi River along the north end of Lake Pepin.For years, the Army...

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DA Pushes Dredging of Rivers, Tree Farming (Philippines)

Philippines

THE Department of Agriculture (DA) has announced that it wouldfocus more on tree farming nationwide this year as well as dredging of the country’s major rivers to address landslides, flooding and soil...

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Hiccups of Port Development in 2018 (2) (Nigeria)

Nigeria

In April 2018, the Federal Executive Council approved $44.861m (N16.150bn) for the dredging of Escravos Bar, Warri Port.The dredging, according to the Managing Director, Nigerian Ports Authority,...

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Grant to Fund Lakemont Dredging

PA, United States

The Intergovernmental Stormwater Committee has received a $195,000 grant to help pay for dredging the pond at Lakemont Park — the centerpiece project of an ISC plan to reduce the amount of...

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Patimban Port to Operate in Late 2019, Minister Says (Jakarta)

Indonesia

Transportation Minister Budi Karya Sumadi said that the Patimban Port construction is progressing as targeted. The port project in Subang, West Java has obtained all required permits and licenses....

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EUROPE: Rauma Marine Constructions Signs LOI for Hybrid Ro-Pax

Finland

Commissioned by Kvarken Link, the vessel, which will operate between the Finnish city of Vaasa and the Swedish city of Umeå, will run on a combination of LNG and battery power.Source: Bunkerspot