Project Updates & Industry Developments
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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...

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Dredging Equipment Swept to La Union Coast

The Philippine Coast Guard would conduct an investigation on the large dredging machine pipe which was swept by strong waves by Typhoon Ineng, ending up in Barangay Baroro, Bacnotan town. “There is...

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Speakers at New London Public Hearing Favor Army Corps Dredging Plan

Speakers at a public hearing Thursday almost unanimously endorsed the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers' proposed 30-year dredging plan for Long Island Sound, whether they were owners of small marinas who...

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Sandbar rally draws attention to dredging concerns

They came by kayak, sailboat, jet ski, paddleboard, pontoon boat, by whatever watercraft they could to reach a Sunday afternoon beach party the likes of which they believe Sarasota has never before...

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Dredging pipe found in La Union

The Philippine Coast Guard here faces a blank wall on a dredging machine pipe which was apparently swept by strong waves that ended up in Barangay Baroro Saturday afternoon.Milky Ocampo, a resident...

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Grant could make way for large Navy ships

Large combat ships full of sailors ready to spend money at local businesses could soon be docking at the Navy base after a new study is completed.In a letter Bay County Manager Bob Majka received...

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Feds Extend Comment Period On Dredged Material Plan For L.I. Sound

The deadline for written comments on the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Dredged Material Management Plan has been extended to 60 days, Rep. Lee Zeldin announced on Thursday. The new deadline for...

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Innovation, conservation, dredging in the mix for Kansas' water future

Innovation, dredging and conservation all are in the cards as Kansas tries to prepare for the drought that its climate history suggests will come again.Most of Kansas endured economically painful...

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Low navigability disrupts Shimula ferry services

Navigability crisis has badly disrupted ferry services on the Shimulia-Kawrakandi route in the past two weeks, multiplying the woes of thousands of passengers of 21 southern districts.As four ro-ro...