Project Updates & Industry Developments
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$16M in shoreline improvements proposed in Lake Michigan beach town amid high water levels

MI, United States

SOUTH HAVEN, MI -- Leaders in South Haven could spend up to $16 million to repair and protect the shoreline amid high water levels on Lake Michigan.The city needs between $8.5 million and $16.3...

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Still recovering from flood

AR, United States

“What took three to four days to destroy, may take three to four years to rebuild,” Marty Shell said while expressing concern about the customers the Port of Fort Smith has lost due to the flooding...

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Miami Beach renourishment underway: $16 million federal project to address areas in north and mid beaches

FL, United States

Over the next six months, four erosion “hot spots” on Miami Beach will be replenished with sand from central Florida. The $16 million federally-funded project started this past week around 64th...

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Huizenga, Upton urge Holland Harbor dredging

MI, United States

WASHINGTON — U.S. Reps. Bill Huizenga, R-Zeeland, and Fred Upton, R-St. Joseph, sent a letter to the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers urging the inclusion of Holland Harbor in the Corps’ 2020 work...

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Siemens-Gamesa Bags Deal for Mammoth 2.64-GW Virginia Offshore Wind Project

VA, United States

Dominion Energy’s proposed 2.64-GW Virginia Offshore Wind project—the world’s largest single offshore wind project proposed to date—will likely feature turbines supplied by Siemens...

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Atlantic Intracoastal Waterway route closed for gate restoration

NC, United States

Work at South Mills Lock along Dismal Swamp Canal expected to take 90 days Work crews remove one of two canal gates for refurbishment at South Mills Lock in North Carolina, Jan. 7, 2020....

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J.F. Brennan Company's video of Waterplace Park dredging project in Providence, RI restoring sections of the Providence & Woonasquatucket Rivers

WI, United States

The Waterplace Park #Dredging Project is in its home stretch!! Here's a quick snapshot we put together of the work our team is doing.THANK YOU to the Coastal Resources Management Council of Rhode...

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Breaching Snake River dams is a $2.3 billion bad idea says PNWA

WA, United States

Environmentalists are pushing for the removal of four dams on the lower Snake River in the hopes that this would improve salmon stock. Recently, the State of Washington released a draft Lower Snake...

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Dominion chooses turbine supplier for $7.8B offshore wind farm

VA, United States

Spanish engineering firm Siemens Gamesa will supply the 600-foot-tall turbines. The 6-megawatt turbines will be 600 feet tall when measured from the ocean’s surface to the tip of the top blade...

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Trump’s Move Against Landmark Environmental Law Caps a Relentless Agenda

United States

President Trump on Thursday capped a three-year drive to roll back clean air and water protections by proposing stark changes to the nation’s oldest and most established environmental law that...

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Contractors begin dredging of Lake Houston mouth bar

TX, United States

More than year after contractors began dredging sediment from the West Fork of the San Jacinto River in September 2018, contractors will soon begin dredging the mouth bar.The mouth bar is a...

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Work begins on Enid Lake Bridge

MS, United States

ENID, Miss. – The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) Vicksburg District began work to replace the Pope Road access bridge at the main entrance to Enid Lake, located approximately one...

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Forecast for significant rainfall could test 2019 Kalamazoo dredging project

MI, United States

KALAMAZOO, Mich. — A 2019 dredging project to mitigate severe flooding along Crosstown Parkway in Kalamazoo could be put to the test with significant rainfall.Newschannel 3 Meteorologist Keith...

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Kennebunk River dredging has begun

ME, United States

KENNEBUNK- A dredging project has begun at the mouth of the Kennebunk River.Coral Siligato, project manager for the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, said the dredging began on Friday, Jan. 3 and it...

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Dredge project at halfway point

MA, United States

85,000 cubic yards removed from Annisquam River bed The dredging of the Annisquam River is proceeding smoothly through its first season, with about half of the targeted sand and debris...