Project Updates & Industry Developments
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Property owners look for help to prevent, repair erosion along Lake Michigan

MI, United States

SOUTH HAVEN, Mich. — As waves continue to batter the Lake Michigan shoreline, homeowners are looking for clarity on what state and local government are doing to curtail property loss from...

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'Dirty' sand on Indialantic beach will lighten in time, officials promise

FL, United States

What looks like dirt now will soon turn a lighter shade of gray.Brevard County officials assured residents that's the case with the new sand trucks are spreading this week in the southernmost mile...

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Beach restoration underway as Indialantic seeks to bring in more tourists

FL, United States

INDIALANTIC, Fla. — Restoration has begun for a few miles of Brevard County beaches, eroded by a combination of bad weather and natural processesThe town of Indialantic is looking to improve its...

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Major Waterfront Infrastructure Maintenance Project Underway

WA, United States

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE), in partnership with local sponsor Port of Bellingham, has started a major waterfront infrastructure project to restore the Squalicum Waterway to its...

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Dredging project estimated to cost $4.8 million

AK, United States

The United States Army Corps of Engineers went over the status of the project to dredge South Boat Harbor, along with associated costs to be covered by the borough and the next steps in the project...

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Cape Porpoise dredging continues

ME, United States

Harbormaster says project may be ahead of schedule. CAPE PORPOISE — Dredging authorized by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers continues in Cape Porpoise Harbor, but may be completed earlier...

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Petaluma lighted boat parade canceled because of river silt

CA, United States

Thousands of tourists did not flock to downtown Petaluma this past weekend to witness the Lighted Boat Parade, an annual holiday tradition.They were not wowed by the dozens of yachts bejeweled with...

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City reaches $1.45 million settlement with Lake Decatur dredging contractor

IL, United States

ECATUR — The city could pay $1.45 million to its contractor for Lake Decatur dredging, the result of a mistake in determining how much space was available to store sediment during the...

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Officials: 30,000 cubic yards of sediment removed from Lake Linganore

MD, United States

On an asphalt lot at the end of a winding gravel road off the 6200 block of Yeagertown Road in Lake Linganore, several pieces of heavy equipment bustle with activity.That equipment — two...

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Gov. Northam proposes $733 million for environmental quality, renewable energy

VA, United States

Gov. Ralph Northam is calling for $733 million in spending on environmental quality and renewable energy, including heavy investments in Chesapeake Bay cleanup efforts.The funding request is part...

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New Hampshire Governor Signs Offshore Wind Executive Order

NH, United States

New Hampshire’s Governor Chris Sununu has signed an executive order preparing the US State for future offshore wind development and the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management (BOEM) Offshore Renewable...

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Kalamazoo River superfund site to get $245 million after company settlement

MI, United States

NCR Corp. will fund dredging of contaminated sediments after polluting the river with toxic chemicalsSOUTHWEST MICHIGAN, MI (WKZO AM/FM) -- A technology company implicated in polluting sections of...

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Rockland approves use of city landfill for reduced-fee dredging spoils

ME, United States

ROCKLAND — Rockland City Councilor Ed Glaser doesn’t entirely know that the need to dredge Lermond Cove sooner than expected was caused specifically by the pumping of the Cedar Street Quarry...

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Shipyard Expansion Project Clears Early Review With State

MA, United States

A major expansion and redevelopment project at the Martha’s Vineyard Shipyard in Vineyard Haven has cleared a key early hurdle with the Massachusetts Environmental Policy Act (MEPA), which...

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Savannah ferryboats suspend docking at City Hall landing because of river dredging

GA, United States

Due to current dredging operations on the Savannah River, the Savannah Belles ferryboats can only provide limited service for passengers, according to a press release issued Wednesday afternoon by...