Company & People News/Dredge Mining
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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,...

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Judge: Hagler Systems, Inc., Maintains Control of Trade Secrets

GA, United States

A U.S. District Court judge this week issued an order that pumping and processing leader Hagler Systems, Inc. (HSI) will maintain control of all of its intellectual property and proprietary documents...

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Caterpillar Success In The Us And Turkey

Caterpillar Marine has reported on collaboration for the next generation of tugs in the US and provided further details of its first Advanced Variable Drive tug built in Turkey.Caterpillar Marine...

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Exclusive DredgeWire Interview with Gamal Elsaeed, CEO of SADCO Engineering, on the state of the dredging and marine construction industries in Egypt

Gamal Elsaeed has been running SADCO Engineering, based in Cairo, for over two decades, succeeding his father, Helmy, who founded the business in 1972. Gamal has multiple degrees in engineering...

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C-Job Naval Architects to open new office in Athens, Greece

C-Job Naval Architects is opening a new office in Athens, Greece. The global independent ship design and engineering company is planning to launch the new office this spring, headed by long-time...

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C-Job Naval Architects announces expansion with US office

C-Job Naval Architects will expand its business to the United States by opening a dedicated branch office in Houston, Texas this summer.Basjan Faber, CEO at C-Job, the largest independent ship...

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IBM-Maersk blockchain shipping consortium expands to include other major shipping companies

Last year IBM and Danish shipping conglomerate Maersk announced the limited availability of a blockchain-based shipping tool called TradeLens. Today, the two partners announced that a couple of other...

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MEOP-SMS: a new database for submesoscale-resolving CTD data

Argentina

It is with great excitement that we are finally able to present you a brand new MEOP product, the MEOP-SMS database.The MEOP-SMS database is a collection of CTD data gathered with CTD-SRDLs attached...

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General Marine Services christens fourth towboat

LA, United States

General Marine Services (GMS) Baton Rouge, La., recently christened the M/V Syble Fay at McKinney Salvage & Heavy Lift’s fleet. Named for company owner Gene Moore’s late mother, the towboat is...

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Hamburg Süd Welcomes Mexico Reefer Vessel

Mexico

Maersk-owned carrier Hamburg Süd has announced the naming of its newest container vessel, introducing the “Polar Mexico” at the Port of Veracruz.Hamburg Süd has been active in Mexico for...

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State to Pay Additional 500 Million Kuna in Guarantees for Uljanik over Jan de Nul Dredger Building Dispute

Croatia (Hrvatska)

ZAGREB, April 24, 2019 - Finance Minister Zdravko Maric told Croatian Radio that over the next few weeks the state will pay between 400 and 500 million kuna to cover the enforced guarantee for the...