Project Updates & Industry Developments
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CRC Grants Variance On Jinks Creek Project

NC, United States

The Coastal Resources Commission has given Sunset Beach its approval to dredge about 18 acres, including south Jinks Creek, to a depth deeper than the connecting waters along its eastern border.But...

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Dredging down the Mississippi may lift crop prices up north

MS, United States

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers announced it will devote $85.4 million to deepening the mouth of the river to 50 feet, enabling oceangoing ships to load more grain at terminals upriver.A new...

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Dean Nuszloch: An idea for dredging material

MN, United States

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers is looking for areas in Pool 6 to deposit dredging materials.I suggest an area north of Westfield Golf Course between Prairie Island Road, Pelzer Street and the...

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Kalamazoo spends $560K for more dredging; postpones street projects

MI, United States

By Brad Devereaux | bdeverea@mlive.com KALAMAZOO, MI — The city of Kalamazoo will spend an additional $560,768.50 for dredging meant to alleviate...

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Officials: Additional Stage Harbor Dredging Likely To Be Needed

MA, United States

The Army Corps of Engineers dredge Currituck works in the Stage Harbor entrance channel. Although the dredge was able to clear shoals from the much-used waterways, it was unable to complete the job...

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State Gets $130 Million To Help Restore 45,000 Acres Of Maurepas Swamp

LA, United States

A restoration project that has been on the books for 20 years finally got funding Wednesday. The state will soon break ground on the Maurepas Swamp diversion. The Coastal Protection and...

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Vilano Beach renourishment project easements ready for sand placement, pipeline

FL, United States

The Vilano Beach renourishment has been greenlighted by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, which hopes for construction to start this fall.The project aims to restore the dunes and beach to...

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San Clemente gets $505,000 to bring more sand to shore

CA, United States

A woman sits atop a sand berm as a surfer enters the water just south of the San Clemente Pier in San Clemente as a king tide moves on shore Friday morning, January 10, 2020. (Photo by Mark...

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J.F. Brennan Co. Inc video on utilizing Hitachi backhoes for river dredging

WI, United States

#Hitachi Construction featured Project Manager Sam Crawford and our ZX470LC-6 #Excavators in their latest quarterly BREAKOUT series.We are grateful and excited to share their footage -- Stunning work,...

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Read USACE's "State of the Infrastructure report

United States

One of the Army Corps’ primary missions is flood risk management and reducing risk from flood events. The Bureau of Reclamation’s dams also provide flood control benefits in many cases, but the...

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MARAD seeks $300 million for NSMV, zero for Small Shipyards or Maritime Highways

United States

The U.S. Department of Transportation’s FY 2021 budget request for the Maritime Administration includes $300 million to “address critical recapitalization issues for state maritime academy school...

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Dredging at the Forefront of Corps' 2020 Work Plan

United States

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers' FY2020 Work Plan release on Monday places dredging at the forefront.“We welcome the FY 2020 Work Plan released by the Army Corps,” said William P. Doyle, CEO of the...

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DHS FY 2021 budget fully funds second USCG Polar Security Cutter

United States

The Department of Homeland Security says that its FY 2021 budget request “sustains the most critical Coast Guard operations and continues the Service’s highest priority recapitalization efforts for...

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Oregon LNG Terminal, First on West Coast, Up for FERC Decision

OR, United States

Oregon appears on a collision course with federal regulators whose environmental review of what would be the West Coast’s first liquefied natural gas export terminal is replete with factual errors,...

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USACE Buffalo District receives additional $91.3 million in FY20 Work Plan

NY, United States

Buffalo, NY— The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Buffalo District has received $91,256,500 in the Fiscal Year 2020 Work Plan, to complete projects across the District’s area of responsibility....