Project Updates & Industry Developments
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Offshore wind farms (OWF) – an update from Poland

Poland

With costs coming down, a pre-existing supply chain, and other sites being developed nearby, Poland is well placed to develop and build a large-scale offshore market. Investors with know-how and...

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Tullahan River dredging eases Bulacan floods

Philippines

CITY OF MALOLOS, Bulacan, Philippines — The P1-billion Tullahan River dredging and expansion project will help solve the perennial flooding in Bulacan province, San Miguel Corp. (SMC) said...

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Sarawak River dredging expected to be completed by June

Malaysia

KUCHING: Dredging or excavating of the Sarawak River is expected to be completed by June this year, says Kuching Port Authority (KPA) chairman Datuk Awang Bemee Ali Basah.He said the project, which...

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PPT completes dredging at Mahanadi river mouth

India

Chairman of Paradip Port Trust (PPT) Rinkesh Roy announced the completion of dredging operations at the mouth of Mahanadi river here on Thursday. PARADIP: Chairman of Paradip Port Trust (PPT)...

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Illegal mining: Taskforce destroys 250 dredging boats on River Ankobra

Ghana

An operation by the Small-scale Mining Task Force has uncovered dredging boats in their numbers on River Ankobra in the Western Region.The boats, known as Chang fa, are largely responsible for the...

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Dredging Works At Takoradi Harbour Begin

Ghana

Dredging works in the basin of the Takoradi Harbour meant to deepen it and allow for larger vessels to dock have begun.The works will create water of about 18.5 metres deep (chart datum) in the port...

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Dredging work begins on Ibsitek/GPHA multipurpose container terminal

Ghana

Dredging works of the port basin of the Takoradi Port, under the multipurpose container terminal has commenced in Takoradi to create a deeper depth to make it easier for bigger vessels to dock at...

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Brazilian Authorities Rush to Prevent Potential Spill from Listing Stellar Banner

Brazil

Following the listing of the giant ore carrier MV Stellar Banner off the coast of São Luís, in northeastern Brazil, the relevant companies and authorities are scrambling to avoid a potential...

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Damen introduces standard model electric-powered CSD

Netherlands

Fit for the future : a standard Damen cutter suction dredger in all-electric execution. The CSD650’s diesel engine has been replaced by an electric motor, powering the hydraulic plant at high...

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Third phase of REDI dredging now underway along Lake Ontario

Canada

The third phase of the dredging project along Lake Ontario, as part of the REDI plan, is officially underway.The state says it’s giving counties information they need to update, expand, and implement...

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Ottawa dredging project to rejuvenate leisure site

Canada

A CAD3 million (USD2.3 million) riverbed dredging project will take place at Britannia Beach, a popular leisure site in Canada’s capital, Ottawa, from July to October this year.The 110 m by 80 m...

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Keppel O&M completes fast-tracked FPSO project

Singapore

Singapore’s Keppel Offshore & Marine reports that its Keppel Shipyard, has delivered a fast-tracked Floating Production Storage and Offloading vessel (FPSO) modification and upgrading project...

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Icebreaker Newbuild Project Rejigged

Germany

The German Government has cancelled a five year old tender invitation for the research icebreaker 'Polarstern II' and promised a new award procedure leading to a more modern ship, writes Tom...

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370 Dragon Dredge Completes Southwest Benin Restoration Project

Benin

Grand Popo, Benin: The Ministry of the Living Environment and Sustainable Development recently awarded a contract, funded by the World Bank, to West African dredging contractor Logistics and...

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Dredging of Tullahan-Tinajeros river system starts

Philippines

The Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) will begin to dredge on Monday, February 24, a portion of the Tullahan-Tinajeros River System from Malabon to Navotas to remove sediments...