Project Updates & Industry Developments
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Port: Largest Shipping Cranes to Operate in US Have Arrived

WA, United States

What are said to be the largest cranes to operate at a U.S. commercial port arrived Monday in Virginia, marking the latest effort to accommodate the increasingly mammoth container ships that underpin...

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The Calais Port 2015 Project: the Main Cross-Channel Ferry Port

France

In recent times, one of the major port improvements in Europe has been the Calais Port 2015 project in northern France, which is intended to make the port future-proof. Only 42 kilometres across the...

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Corps’ Announcement Good for Dauphin Island, all of Coastal Alabama

AL, United States

The announcement by Republican U.S. Representative Bradley Byrne, (AL-1) that the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers will have the budget to place sand dredged from the Mobile Ship Channel in a newly...

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Mason Inlet Dredging Runs $3.3 Million (USA - North Carolina)

NC, United States

More than 50 properties on Wrightsville Beach’s north end will be assessed costs to help dredge and maintain Mason Inlet, which separates the island’s north end from Figure Eight Island.The cost to...

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Global Dredging Services Market Will See a Huge Impact on Growth, Size, Share & Trends, Forecast by 2025

The Global Dredging Services Market research report is a comprehensive emphasizing study of the Dredging Services market enlightening key forecast to 2026.The Dredging Services Market 2019-2026 report...

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New Technology for Dredging (Bangladesh)

Bangladesh

The shipping ministry's move to bring inland waterway dredging under real-time monitoring is possibly the first of its kind to keep track of dredging activities. As part of a government plan to...

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IOC to Commission Ennore LNG Terminal in Tamil Nadu this Month (India)

India

PTI quoted Indian Oil Corp, the nation's biggest oil firm, as saying that it will commission its first liquefied natural gas import terminal at Ennore in Tamil Nadu this month. IOC Chairman Mr Sanjiv...

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Beach Replenishment Projects Set for Pickering, Kitts Hummock, Bowers Beaches (USA - Delaware)

DE, United States

The Delaware Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control’s Shoreline and Waterway Management Section within the Division of Watershed Stewardship will begin beach replenishment work in...

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Mumbai Port Trust Releases Plan for Revamp of Eastern Waterfront

India

If all goes to plan, the city’s derelict and inaccessible port lands will soon be a tourist hub.After being appointed as the special planning authority (SPA) for beautifying 966.30 hectares along the...

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Locals Demand Restoration of Mapusa River on a War Footing (India - Goa)

India

MAPUSA: Huge amount of garbage, waste, sewage and plastic is being dumped into the Mapusa River daily, but the authorities concerned seem to be turning a blind eye to this menace. Several passersby...

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2.7 Billion Investment on its Way to Antwerp’s Port (Belgium)

Belgium

The main obstacles met in the case now appear to have been lifted, although discussions are still ongoing with port authorities regarding the redevelopment of land in concession. The investment’s...

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David v. Goliath: Tug Operators Score Win Over Big Ocean Carriers

The harbor services industry is starting off the new year with a gift from Congress.Not long before adjourning for the holidays, lawmakers approved legislation that would resolve a problem that was...

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IHC Launches World’s Largest CSD

Netherlands

Netherlands based shipbuilder Royal IHC has launched the world’s largest self propelled cutter suction dredger from its yard in Krimpen aan den IJssel.The 165m long Spartacus is the first cutter...

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Swansea 2018 in Review: Dredging, School Work Led Capital Items

United Kingdom

Dredging and preparations for a new building at the Town Beach and capital projects for the school department led the way for improvements in town this past year.The town’s voters rejected a plan for...

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Oregon Considers Jordan Cove's Dredging Permits

OR, United States

A proposed natural gas pipeline and processing facility is at the center of a series of hearings in Southern Oregon starting Monday, Jan. 7.The Canadian company Pembina has applied for what’s called a...