Project Updates & Industry Developments
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Collier starts South Beach renourishment project to add 80,000 cubic yards of sand

FL, United States

Marco Island residents may soon enjoy a wider section of South Beach as Collier County refurbishes it with 80,000 cubic yards of sand dredged from Caxambas Pass."When the materials are pumped...

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County gets state permit for Atlantic Harbor dredging project

NC, United States

Emerald isle — Carteret County has received the necessary state Division of Coastal Management permit to proceed with the dredging of Atlantic Harbor.The Down East project, which also is to...

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USACE's Lt. Gen. Todd T. Semonite signs Delaware Beneficial Use of Dredged Material for the Delaware River Feasibility Study

DE, United States

Lt. Gen. Todd T. Semonite, USACE Commanding General and 54th U.S. Army Chief of Engineers, signed the “Delaware Beneficial Use of Dredged Material for the Delaware River Feasibility Study” Chief's...

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Photos And Video: Update On The Shinnecock Inlet Dredging Project

NY, United States

By Mike Busch 2-25-2020 Great Lakes Dredge and Dock Company is making tremendous progress on restoring the beach just to the west of Shinnecock Inlet. After seeing the ocean break through the...

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J.P. Morgan presentation on China and coronavirus

By Michael Cembalest Topics: Coronavirus severity and global impacts While infection rates are slowing inside China, COVID-19 infections are now rising outside China Mortality rates are skewed...

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Virginia to invest $120.5M to help combat climate change, sea level rise

VA, United States

Virginia is working on a $120.5 million project to address the impacts of sea level rise in Hampton Roads.The Ohio Creek Watershed Project includes two residential, predominantly African American...

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Zeldin: Coastline Restoration Project On Schedule

NY, United States

On February 26, Congressman Lee Zeldin met with representatives of the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, including Commander of the New York District of the Army Corps Colonel Thomas Asbery, to receive an...

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Proposed beach along Onondaga Lake would cost $2.8M, opponents say the lake still isn't clean

NY, United States

Central New York can now get a look at potential plans for a public beach on Onondaga Lake. A $300,000 state-funded feasibility study was released over the weekend. If Onondaga County lawmakers like...

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Money woes for Ogdensburg Bridge and Port Authority

NY, United States

OGDENSBURG, N.Y. (WWNY) - Money problems hit the Ogdensburg Bridge & Port Authority. Its port expansion could be nixed. But major bridge work will go ahead.It's vital to Ogdensburg. It hosts...

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Cuyahoga Valley National Park stream restoration project nearly complete

NY, United States

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Buffalo District recently completed most of the Stanford Run ecosystem restoration project within Cuyahoga Valley National Park.The Buffalo District restored nearly...

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Beach project to improve North Topsail Beach underway

NC, United States

NORTH TOPSAIL BEACH, NC (WITN) - A beach renourishment project to improve North Topsail Beach is underway.Beach crews have been bulldozing sand to improve the beach's berm. That's the section of the...

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Nourishment Project Protects Poppy Spit

MA, United States

The Popponesset Spit, an important barrier beach that divides Popponesset Bay from Nantucket Sound, will receive thousands of cubic yards of sand from an continuing dredging project, adding to a...

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Herring Creek Dredging Comes to a Halt

MA, United States

VERO BEACH, Fla. — This week’s cooler weather brought some rough conditions for our coastline.Now, some beach-goers and waterfront business patrons are noticing a shrinking shoreline only...

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Public comment open until March 16 for Kissimmee River deviation plan

FL, United States

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Jacksonville District recently announced it will receive public comment regarding planned temporary deviation to support Kissimmee River restoration until March...

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The Brown Pelicans are returning to their newly restored home on Queen Bess Island

LA, United States

The Brown Pelicans are returning to their newly restored home on Queen Bess Island! Check out this video shot by Fenstermaker of the birds selecting their nests for the season.