Categories for Upcoming Projects/Contracts/Tenders

Detyens wins $18.1 million MSC order

SC , United States

Detyens Shipyards, Charleston, S.C., has been awarded an $18,144,376, 76-calendar day, firm-fixed-price contract for the regular overhaul dry-docking availability of the Henry J. Kaiser class fleet replenishment oiler USNS Leroy Grumman (T-AO 195). Work will be performed in Charleston and is expected to begin January 20, 2021, and be completed by April 5, 2021. Contract… Read More

Dredging planned for Charleston Marina

OR , United States

The Oregon International Port of Coos Bay is conducting dredging operations in the Charleston Marina Complex in November and December and boaters are urged to be wary of the work. The dredging will take place near the Point Adams Facility and the Russell Marine fuel dock. Boaters are advised to use extreme caution navigating in… Read More

Jacksonville District proposes maintenance dredging at mouth of Suwannee River

FL , United States

Jacksonville, Fla. — The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Jacksonville District has proposed a project for maintenance dredging of the McGriff Channel at Suwannee River to restore the channel depth and width for safe and efficient navigation along the length of the extant federal navigation project. The proposed dredging will take place at McGriff Pass… Read More

Silver Ships awarded $6.12 million Navy Sea Systems Command contract

AL , United States

Theodore, Ala., based Silver Ships Inc. reports that has received a contract award worth from the Naval Sea Systems Command for six Riverine Patrol Boats (RPB). Worth $6.12 million, the Riverine Patrol Boat contract is a U. S. Navy Foreign Military Sale (FMS) award that will benefit a Pacific region ally. The 40 foot vessels… Read More

Emerald Isle beach nourishment to start last week of January

NC , United States

EMERALD ISLE — The Emerald Isle beach nourishment project is officially set to begin the final week of January. That was the word from Carteret County Shore Protection Office Manager Greg Rudolph after a preconstruction meeting Tuesday with town, state and federal officials, the contractor for the project and the county’s beach engineering firm. The… Read More

Corps announces approval of planned deviation from LORS

FL , United States

On Oct. 19, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Jacksonville District announced the approval of a planned deviation from the water control plan for Lake Okeechobee and the Everglades Agricultural Area, also known as the Lake Okeechobee Regulation Schedule (LORS 2008), in order to reduce risk from harmful algal blooms (HABs). The Corps has approved… Read More

Mueller Awarded Contract for AMI Deployment in Newport Beach, CA

CA , United States

ATLANTA, Oct. 21, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Mueller Systems today announced the City of Newport Beach, CA, has selected Mueller Systems to deploy 26,500 advanced metering infrastructure (AMI) water meters. The project will include the replacement or retrofitting of all current City water meters with the Mi.Net® AMI system. “After a successful 18-month pilot, the… Read More

Army Corps awards contract for periodic nourishment of Lower Cape May Meadows-Cape May Point project

NJ , United States

CAPE MAY COUNTY, NJ — The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers’ Philadelphia District has awarded a contract to Yannuzzi Group of Kinnelon, NJ for $1.1 million to conduct periodic nourishment of the Lower Cape Meadows-Cape May Point project in New Jersey. The project is a joint effort of the Army Corps’ Philadelphia District, the New… Read More

Phase One Of Devoe Lake Dredging Project Set To Begin

NJ , United States

SPOTSWOOD, NJ – Improving the condition of Devoe Lake is one project borough residents have been anticipating for a very long time. Back in July 2018, it was announced by Senator Linda R. Greenstein, Assemblymen Wayne P. DeAngelo and Daniel R. Benson that Spotswood was receiving a $2.5 million grant though the Department of Environmental… Read More

Army Corps awards beach work contract for Cape May

NJ , United States

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers on Friday awarded a contract for beach replenishment along New Jersey’s southern tip. According to a news release from the Army Corps’ Philadelphia District, the agency awarded a $1.1 million contract to Yannuzzi Group of Kinnelon, Morris County. The joint effort between the Army Corps, the state Department of… Read More

Kiewit wins $352M Honolulu Harbor contract

HI , United States

The state of Hawaii recently awarded Kiewit Infrastructure West Co. a $352.5 million contract for the second phase of the Kapalama Terminal wharf and dredging project at Honolulu Harbor. The state is nearing the completion of the first phase of improvements to the Kapalama Terminal for shipping company Pasha Hawaii. The contract of the second… Read More

EDA Announces Federal Investment Award to Dredge the Port of Epes Industrial Park

AL , United States

The grant will be matched with $540,000 in local funds and is expected to create 85 jobs and generate $175 million in private investment. Secretary of Commerce Wilbur Ross announced Tuesday that the department’s Economic Development Administration is awarding a $1.7 million grant to the University of West Alabama, in Livingston, Alabama, to improve barge… Read More

Callan Marine Awarded USACE Gulf Intracoastal Waterway Dredging Contract

TX , United States

Maintenance Dredging from Rollover Pass to Galveston Causeway to be Completed in 2021 GALVESTON, TX – October 25, 2020 – Callan Marine was recently awarded the United States Army Corps of Engineers contract for maintenance dredging of the Gulf Intracoastal Waterway, from Rollover Pass to the Galveston Causeway. This project will include the removal of… Read More

Trump Administration Sets Gulf of Mexico Drilling Auction for Nov. 18

United States

(Reuters) – The Trump administration on Thursday said it would offer all available areas in the Gulf of Mexico for auction to oil and gas drillers on Nov. 18, the first major test of the offshore sector’s appetite for investment since early this year. The sale is the federal government’s first offshore lease sale since… Read More

$5.2 Million Secured for Improvements Project at Port of Galilee

RI , United States

The following press release from the Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management was shared to The Block Island Times on Saturday, Oct. 17: The Rhode Island Congressional Delegation and General Treasurer Seth Magaziner joined Department of Environmental Management (DEM) Director Janet Coit in launching a $5.2 million project to make much-needed improvements at the Port… Read More