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The Big Move: Massive Dredge Component Goes For A Ride

United States

On the night of Monday, Aug. 6, 2018, drivers in the Theodore area southwest of Mobile experienced a few delays and detours as a massive piece of industrial equipment was moved from the facility...

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Maersk and IBM Introduce TradeLens Blockchain Shipping Solution

United States

Maersk and IBM Introduce TradeLens Blockchain Shipping SolutionIndustry-wide collaboration announced in January advances as more than 90 organizations participate in the global trade solution. More...

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New Site Hosts Corps’ Hydrographic Survey Training

United States

What do hydrographic surveys ? the scientific measurement and description of physical features at the bottom of bodies of water ? have to do with the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers and marine...

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Two New LNG Dredgers For Van Oord

Netherlands

Rotterdam based Van Oord Dredging and Marine Contractors has ordered two trailing suction hopper dredgers, both of 10,500m3 capacity.In keeping with Van Oord’s commitment to sustainability, the...

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Damen Begins Work on Marine Aggregate Dredger Dredging System

Innovative vessel for CEMEX UK is first of next generation of marine aggregate dredgersDamen has begun work on the construction of the innovative dredging system for the first Marine Aggregate Dredger...

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Multipurpose Cutter Suction Dredger Delivered in UAE

Dredge Yard delivered a multipurpose cutter suction dredger ECO 200 to a real estate developer in the United Arab Emirates for the reshaping and maintenance of existing islands. The dredger, delivered...

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First Marine Aggregate Dredger (MAD)

Damen Shipyards Group has begun construction of the first Marine Aggregate Dredger (MAD), which is designed to extract sand and gravel from the seabed at depths to 55 m, including in the challenging...

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GeoSpark Raises €500K from Dutch VC

GeoSpark is one of the fastest growing developer platforms working on a energy efficient location tracking technology with 90% less battery drain for iOS and Android, today announced that it raised...

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New Cutter Suction Dredger Delivered to Dredging Africa

Damen Shipyards Group has delivered a new Cutter Suction Dredger (CSD) 250 to South Africa-based Dredging Africa to be used for mining sand from the Ash River, just east of Bethlehem in the Free State...

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Liebherr Crawler Crane Handles Port Dredging in Italy

The Port of Vado Ligure is expanding its capacity. Mounted on the barge “Wise”, the Liebherr duty cycle crawler crane HS 8130 HD is removing sediment from the mouth of the port and is increasing the...

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Seamless Self-Docking

“Docking is one of the most challenging boat handling maneuvers—getting it wrong can be embarrassing, expensive and precarious,” said Björn Ingemanson, president of Volvo Penta, which this month...

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Rock Island Engineer District Gets Two New Survey Vessels

The Rock Island District’s two new hydrographic survey boats are at work on the Mississippi and Illinois rivers. They were commissioned at District headquarters the week of June 4.Dubbed Rock Island I...

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Advanced Geophysical Survey Precisely Identifies Contaminated Sediments for Surgical Removal

ArcDMC Sediment Solutions, LLC successfully completed an innovative geophysical survey of muck sediment in the Indian River Lagoon, Florida precisely locating the aerial extent and depth of muck (over...

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Dutch Dredging Receives World’s Greenest Bed Leveller

With the delivery of the fifth bed leveller in the Dutch Dredging fleet -'Peter’ last Thursday, now the world has the most sustainable bed leveller. The 22.4-metre-long vessel complies not only with...

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Next-generation Dredger Named by CEMEX UK

CEMEX UK have named their new marine dredger CEMEX Go Innovation. Currently under construction, the contract for the vessel – the first in the next generation of environmentally designed dredgers –...