Project Updates & Industry Developments
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Dredging Projects Clear Waters in O.C.

NJ, United States

By MADDY VITALEDredging projects are underway in Ocean City to remove sediment from lagoons and channels along the bayfront and provide clear waterways for boaters, marinas and property owners.Back...

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Beach renourishment continues in Carteret County

NC, United States

MOREHEAD CITY, Carteret County — The Carteret County coastline will continue to be restored in 2020 as year two of a three-year beach renourishment plan will soon begin. After a portion of...

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Fortifying eroding islands in Chesapeake Bay

MD, United States

James and Barren islands, two remote, eroding bits of land in Chesapeake Bay, USA, are on the brink of major change in an enormous project that will create important environmental habitats and...

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USACE Keeps Indiana Harbor, Canal Clean

IN, United States

Monitoring efforts are under way following completion of this season's dredging operations at Indiana Harbor and Canal (IHC) in East Chicago, Ind. It is one of the most polluted waterways in the...

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Turkey Bay, Wiggins Channel, Caxambas Pass dredging project underway

FL, United States

Salt, sun and sand are all key elements in what makes Collier County’s beaches beautiful and why tourists like Pete Patitsas keep coming back.“We’ve been soaking it up, getting our vitamin D,” he...

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Race to save retreating Everglades

FL, United States

By Allen G. Breed, Associated PressClimate data raise doubts about pace of restoration effortFLAMINGO, Florida — Grabbing a clump of vegetation to steady herself, Tiffany Troxler gingerly...

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Grand Canal Muck Dredging Underway, 500,000 Cubic Yards Will Be Removed Over Next Four Years

FL, United States

Part of a $27 million Indian River Lagoon restoration project that began in NovemberBREVARD COUNTY, FLORIDA – The Grand Canal muck dredging project is underway and 500,000 cubic yards are expected to...

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Ash Creek dredging to widen channel for boaters, emergency responders

CT, United States

Workers from Mobile Dredging enlarge Jennings Beach with piped sand dredged from the Ash Creek channel in Fairfield, Conn. recently. The company began the project in October. Phase two of the...

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Newport Beach considering digging a Confined Aquatic Disposal for dredging of the lower bay

CA, United States

The plan will include where to put about 100,000 cubic yards of sediment unsuitable for ocean disposal. NEWPORT BEACH—The latest planning efforts for a dredging project in Newport Beach’s lower...

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Bay getting increase in fed funding

CA, United States

Conservation effort gets increase from government spending billSan Francisco Bay conservation efforts will see a small increase in federal funding in 2020 that could grow dramatically if a bill...

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Greek Shipowners Fully Support The Global Shipping Sector’s Proposal For A $5 Billion R&D Fund To Eliminate CO2 Emissions

The international shipping community has today announced plans for the creation of the first collaborative shipping Research & Development (R&D) Fund, intended to eliminate CO2 emissions from...

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Public Input Sought on Bay Channel Dredge Project Off LBI

NJ, United States

Long Beach Island — The U.S. Army Corps is seeking public comment and recommendations for a 10-year maintenance request by the New Jersey Department of Transportation’s Office of Maritime...

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Topsail Beach, Holden Beach receive more storm restoration funding

NC, United States

The State of North Carolina and FEMA on Wednesday announced more than $30 million total headed to Southeastern North Carolina beach towns from hurricane- and storm-related damage.In all, beaches in...

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Holden Beach Gets More Than $15.8M To Restore Coastline

NC, United States

BRUNSWICK COUNTy, NC (WWAY) — The State of North Carolina and FEMA have approved more than $15.8 million to reimburse expenses to restore hurricane and tropical storm related beach damage.The...

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Berrien Co. commissioner says he has solution to Michigan beach erosion

MI, United States

STEVENSVILLE, Mich. (WNDU) - In Stevensville, beach erosion claimed part of a homeowner’s driveway as more and more coastline gets reclaimed into the lake.16 News Now learned that one Berrien County...