Project Updates & Industry Developments
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Officials satisfied now that harbor dredging is completed

CA, United States

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers and Curtin Maritime, a dredging company from Richmond, California, completed dredging the Crescent City Harbor federal navigation channel Nov. 21.Although some were...

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Little Rock Gets Supplemental Dredge Money

AR, United States

Last month, the Little Rock Engineer District got $26.7 million in supplemental funds for restoring river infrastructure from the floods of 2019. It is a first installment of a total of $119 million...

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Study makes case for Oregon offshore wind power

OR, United States

Wind power off Oregon’s coast is expected to be dramatically less expensive in 2030 than it was a few years ago, when lawmakers balked at above-market prices from a proposed federally backed pilot...

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Corps Starts Dredging Squalicum Waterway

WA, United States

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, in partnership with local sponsor Port of Bellingham, began maintenance dredging of the Squalicum Waterway November 20.The Corps awarded a contract to Curtin Maritime...

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Conneaut introduces draft of new budget

OH, United States

CONNEAUT — In a nearly two hour long hearing on Monday night, current and incoming council members were briefed on the city’s draft budget proposals.The equipment and capital improvement...

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In Dredge Work, Edgartown Refines the Art of Moving Sand

MA, United States

The geomorphic processes of the Vineyard’s littoral belt are among the most varied and vigorous of any on Earth, with wave-generated turbulence reforming and eroding the Island’s 126-mile...

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A Silver Lining in Vineyard Wind’s Delay?

MA, United States

Offshore wind farm’s setback is frustrating for a restless industry. But it could help to avoid the death-by-lawsuit fate of Cape Wind.The delay to Vineyard Wind’s Massachusetts offshore wind...

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$12.4M Watershed Grand Bayou Marsh Creation project complete

LA, United States

The $12.4 million Cameron-Creole Watershed Grand Bayou Marsh Creation project is finished, introducing more than 700 acres of marsh along the east shore of Calcasieu Lake in Cameron Parish.Officials...

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Morganza to the Gulf Protection Project Yields Billions in Work Contracts in La.

LA, United States

The Terrebonne Levee & Conservation District (TLCD) and the Louisiana Coastal Protection & Restoration Authority (CPRA) are taking the lead on the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers' $10.3 billion...

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Maui - District tax could help fund erosion project

HI, United States

WAILUKU — A new county financing tool could be used to pay for a multimillion dollar project to restore the Kahana Bay coastline, which is being severely eroded by sea level rise, frequent...

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FL - Pinellas Beach renourishment project could be canceled or delayed without signatures

FL, United States

REDINGTON SHORES, Fla. — A major project to add sand along nine miles of Pinellas County’s coastline could be in jeopardy. Property owners are drawing a line in the sand and now county...

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FL - Longboat Key beach bonds head to March ballot

FL, United States

All told, the beach project is expected to cost in the neighborhood of $45 million, though the town estimates needing to borrow a maximum of $34.5 million.With no contested races for Town...

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Dredging Progress at Port St. Joe

FL, United States

The Florida coast is home to some of the most beautiful white, sandy beaches. Preserving these coastlines is something we are fortunate enough and humbled to call "work". On a recent survey of the...

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Collier County beach renourishment project is almost finished

FL, United States

Beaches between Clam Pass and Park Shore South are filled with crews bringing in tons of sand. Some beaches in Collier County will be closed starting Monday morning for renourishment. Beaches between...

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DE - Where did replenished beaches go?

DE, United States

DNREC: 409,000 cubic yards of sand in shallows offshore, still breaking wavesThe triennial beach replenishment of Rehoboth Dewey and Dewey Beach was completed roughly two weeks ago, yet some...