Project Updates & Industry Developments
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Stationary Dredger SEEM 16-640ST « Milady » has Been Launched

France

Stationary dredger SEEM 16-640ST « Milady » with a steel hull and aluminium superstructure has been launched.at Merré shipyard.Delivered in 2019, it is a stationary dredgerl built by Merré shipyard...

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Ron DeSantis Signs Executive Order Calling for $2.5 Billion for Everglades Restoration, Toxic Algae Task Force

FL, United States

On Thursday, Gov. Ron DeSantis announced an executive order calling for $2.5 billion over the next four years to go toward Everglades restoration — a $1 billion increase — and the...

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Coastal Groups Praise Decision to Maximize Land-Building of Mid-Breton Sediment Diversion

FL, United States

(Baton Rouge) At today’s monthly board meeting of the Louisiana Coastal Protection and Restoration Authority (CPRA), sediment diversions lead Brad Barth announced that the agency will expand the...

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Jensen Maritime Provides Design for Shaver Transportation’s New Tugboat – Samantha S

Seattle, United States

Jensen Maritime, Crowley Maritime Corp.’s Seattle-based naval architecture and marine engineering company, has provided the detailed design for Shaver Transportation Company’s new, Z-drive tug –...

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Ineos to Invest $3.4B at Port of Antwerp (Belgium)

Belgium

London-based chemicals company Ineos has chosen Port of Antwerp in Belgium as the location for location for a previously announced EUR3bn ($3.4bn) investment in two new petrochemical plants.The...

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European Ports Tie-up with Harbor Deepening Stakeholders to Strengthen Sea Trade Activities, Services Backed by Sustainable Operations

Harbor deepening market is growing at a balanced pace in the wake of national governments engaged in strengthening the seaborne trade worldwide to increase economic output. With the introduction of...

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Ilwaco Port Nets $1.2 Million in Federal Aid (USA - Washington)

WA, United States

The Ilwaco Channel will benefit from more than $1 million in federal funding for dredging and pile dike improvements over the coming year.The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers has released its 2019...

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Minister Wilkinson Visits the Port in L'Étang du Nord

Canada

Today, the Minister of Fisheries, Oceans and the Canadian Coast Guard, the Honourable Jonathan Wilkinson, and Minister of National Revenue and Member of Parliament for Gaspésie—Les...

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Global Harbor Deepening Market 2019 – Comprehensive analysis with Top Trends, Size, Share, Future Growth Opportunities & Forecast by 2025

The Harbor Deepening Market report also takes into account the key factors responsible for driving the growth of the Harbor Deepening Industry, along with the key hindrances and challenges....

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British Company to Invest 2.7B Euro in Antwerp Port (Belgium)

Belgium

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EUROPE: LNG-fuelled Dredger Christened at Port of Rotterdam (Netherlands)

Netherlands

Designed by Conoship International and built by Barkmeijer shipyard for Van der Kamp, Ecodelta features an LNG tank of approximately 300 cbm that can store an energy which can be used in a period of...

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GUEST COLUMN: Quieting a Sandstorm (USA - Florida)

FL, United States

Okaloosa County can end the East Pass dredge sandstorm by choosing to direct dredge sand nearby, east and west, with near zero local funds.East Pass dredge historySince 2006 Okaloosa Island has...

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Kenya: Lake Region Governors to Focus on Road, Maritime Transport

Kenya

Governors from 14 counties under the Lake Region Economic Bloc (LREB) have vowed to collaborate with the national government to improve key shared infrastructure for the benefit of 15 million...

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Artificial Islands To Expand Copenhagen (Denmark)

Denmark

The Government of Denmark and the local Hvidovre Municipality have revealed a plan to expand the City of Copenhagen by creating nine islands off its southern coast writes Dag Pike.The city has already...

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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...