Company & People News/Dredge Mining
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31 firms shortlisted for Ocean Startup Challenge prizes

Canada

Canada’s Ocean Startup Challenge has shortlisted 31 companies to compete for 10 prizes of $25,000 and in-kind support from partners.“Applicants accepted our challenge by proposing creative...

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OFG buys CSEM capability from PGS

Canada

PGS and Ocean Floor Geophysics (OFG) have signed an agreement under which OFG has acquired the exclusive rights to use the hardware, software and intellectual property associated with the PGS towed...

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Integral Consulting Inc.'s, Patrick Friend is named the Estuarine & Coastal Sciences Association Ambassador for the United States

Integral Consulting Inc. is pleased to announce that Patrick Friend, Ph.D., P.G.,has been named the Estuarine & Coastal Sciences Association (ECSA) Ambassador for the United States.A coastal and...

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Canada Steamship Lines sells self-unloader for green recycling in Turkey

Canada

Canadian shipping company Canada Steamship Lines, a division of the CSL Group, has sold the 35,656 dwt self-unloader MV Salarium for demolition in Turkey. According to the company, the...

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2G Robotics founding CEO steps down

Canada

Underwater laser scanner and imaging systems specialist 2G Robotics has said that its founding chief executive officer Jason Gillham is stepping down from his role at the company this August.He...

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James Ritchie-Bland leaving Tekmar

Canada

Subsea protection specialist Tekmar said that James Ritchie-Bland has resigned as CEO and stepped down from the board.He plans to leave the business before the end of the current financial...

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How EIVA, an engineering company, with 40 years’ experience in the offshore and shallow water construction and survey industries, brought 3D clamshell software to users of Trimble’s GCS900 grade control solution for excavators

Denmark

Veit, a specialty contracting firm, found themselves in need of a more visual, 3D software solution dedicated to clamshell dredging, that would represent the clamshell’s position and progress in real...

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IAI Welcomes New Business Development Manager, Randy Pit

Rockford, MI, United States

Rockford, Michigan – Mr. Randy Pit has joined Infrastructure Alternatives, Inc. (IAI), and is serving as the company’s Business Development Manager, for their Dredging & Dewatering Division. Randy...

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DredgeWire Gives Update on Itself

World

DredgeWire has been working hard to become YOUR leading media publication serving the maritime, dredging, ports, shipbuilding and navigation sectors. We are pleased to brief our...

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Part - 2: Exit Interview by Peter Bowe, Publisher, DredgeWire, with DCA Chief Executive Officer William P. Doyle

United States

DredgeWire ExclusiveOn June 9, 2020, Maryland Governor Larry Hogan announced the appointment of William P. Doyle, Chief Executive Officer of the Dredging Contractors of America, (DCA) as the new Head...

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Cyber threats to the mining and waste water industries

The mining industry is under threat from cyber attacks aimed at exploiting its strategic position in global supply chains. Early in our explorations within this sector we discovered that the risks...

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WEDA Elects New Board Members and Issues President’s 2020 Report

WEDA’s 2020 President’s ReportJune 16, 2020On behalf of the Western Dredging Association, I would like to wish you, your families and colleagues the very best during the unprecedented times we are...

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Callan Marine Announces Three New Vice Presidents

TX, United States

Callan Marine recently announced the promotions of three staff members to Vice President positions. Kevin Pearse, Sarah Dearing, and Todd Knight were all named vice presidents within the company...

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Green Marine welcomes Canadian shipowner NEAS

Canada

Canadian NEAS Group has become the latest shipowner to join Green Marine, a voluntary environmental program for North America’s maritime industry. NEAS operates principally in the Canadian Arctic’s...

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Sand company should pull up stakes on project

Canada

DURING the height of the global pandemic, Canadian Premium Sand (CPS) released its Plan B for its proposed frac-sand mine and processing facility on the east side of Lake Winnipeg. Quite frankly,...