Project Updates & Industry Developments
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Infrastructure Ministry Refutes Nibulon Head's Statement That There is no Desire to Realize Dnipro Dredging Project

The Infrastructure Ministry of Ukraine has refuted the statement of Director General of Nibulon company Oleksiy Vadatursky that the ministry doubts whether the implementation of the Dnipro River...

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North Toledo Site Prepares for Farm on Dredged Soil

A North Toledo neighborhood fighting to overcome its reputation for poverty and crime could be less than a year away from gaining national attention as the site of Ohio’s most innovative farm.If all...

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After Environmental Deal Abandoned, Line of Communication Severed

It's been more than a week since Jax Chamber backed out of its written agreement with St. Johns Riverkeeper Lisa Rinaman, who said she has yet to hear a word on the matter from the chamber itself.“It...

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Mauritius’ Port Louis Expands to Handle Rising African Trade

The development of Port Louis will not only accommodate increasing container traffic, but also mitigate the likely impact of the cyclonic weather to which the country of Mauritius is prone, giving...

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Dept of Ports Wants Comprehensive Security Cover at Minors Ports in Karnataka

Department of ports has flagged the issue of need for comprehensive security cover and installation of security surveillance system to the minor ports in Karnataka with the ministry of road transport,...

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Getting Creative for River Dredging

A rising tide lifts all boats. That old adage may be true, except in the case of the Petaluma River, where the waterway is so clogged with silt that the largest barges drag along the bottom even at...

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Dredging the Nith isn't the Answer According to Council Report

A new report, set to go to councillors next week, provides responses to last year's public engagement and says there is "insignificant benefit" to dredging the river.Dredging the Nith won’t stop the...

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Harper Announces the “Quebec Maritime Prosperity” Initiative to Foster Job Creation and Support Quebec’s Maritime Strategy

Today, Prime Minister Stephen Harper announced that a re-elected Conservative government will launch the “Quebec Maritime Prosperity” initiative to foster job creation and support Quebec’s Maritime...

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Silt Affecting Winter Port Business

Business is on the upswing at the Florence-Lauderdale Port, but in winter, access is sometimes an issue. The Tennessee River port has long been the Shoals’ primary industrial access point to...

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Delaware River Ports Seek to Capitalize on Growing Volumes

Dredging of the 102.5-mile river channel to 45 feet is just one of many projects under way as Philadelphia and other Delaware River ports build new terminals that can handle various cargoes or rev up...

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Vietnam Moves Closer to Deepening Channel Serving Cai Mep

Vietnam's shipping department has drafted a proposal to deepen the Thi Vai passage, allowing Cai Mepcontainer terminal to handle larger vessels.READ FULL ARTICLE HERE

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Nome’s Port Commission Debates Deep-Draft Dredging

Nome’s ability to attract investors and secure its role in offshore Arctic activities continues to be the main focus of the city’s Port Commission.At this month’s meeting, the commission shared...

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Matri Sadan Seers Oppose Dredging in Ganga

Matri Sadan seers have taken objection to the Uttarakhand administration seeking the Centre's nod for dredging in the Ganga and its tributaries in Haridwar. The seers have written a strong letter...

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AG Schmidt Asks EPA to Withdraw 'Waters of the U.S.' Rule

Kansas Attorney General Derek Schmidt has joined 27 other states in asking the Environmental Protection Agency to withdraw the final regulation regarding the “Clean Water Rule: Definition of...

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Rotterdam to Work with City on Floods, Reclamation

After sending 12 civil servants to study in Rotterdam, the Netherlands, the Jakarta administration is seeking to further cooperate with the Dutch city on water management and land reclamation.Governor...