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£40m Great Yarmouth flood defence upgrade set to start

United Kingdom

Tidal defences in Great Yarmouth are set to receive a £40.3m refurbishment, upgrading the level of protection from tidal flooding to more than 4,500 homes and businesses in the area. Nearly 4km of...

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Dredging in Thumbe dam in four days

India

The district administration will take up dredging in the Thumbe dam to increase the water storage capacity of the dam.The work will begin in four days, said Deputy Commissioner Sasikanth...

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Royal IHC signs contract with Port Authority of Douala

Netherlands

Royal IHC has signed a contract with Cameroon’s Port Authority of Douala (PAD) for the delivery of an IHC Beaver® 50 cutter suction dredger and Delta Multi Craft 1450 work boat. An important aspect...

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Iran, Iraq hold meeting on dredging Arvand River

Iran (Islamic Republic of)

TEHRAN, May 19 (MNA) – Iranian and Iraqi delegations held a joint meeting to study dredging Arvand River (Shatt al-Arab) in Iranian southwestern city of Khorramshahr in Khouzestan, on Sunday.A very...

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Dredging Corporation of India wins annual contracts from Cochin and Paradip port trusts

India

First annual maintenance dredging contracts since DCI was acquired by four major port trustsDredging Corporation of India Ltd (DCI) has won the annual maintenance dredging contracts from Paradip...

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Municipality says dredging in Ebenezer Dam will begin this week

South Africa

This means four to five hours of pumping water to Polokwane will be lost daily until the work is finished.POLOKWANE -Divers from the Department of Water and Sanitation will commence with planned...

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Damen and De Beers Marine Namibia formalise new relationship, with Mangalia yard centre stage

Netherlands

On 15 May 2019, Damen Shipyards Group and De Beers Marine Namibia (Pty) Ltd participated in a special steel cutting ceremony to mark the beginning of construction on a new offshore vessel. In...

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Dredging back to full capacity soon

New Zealand

Full operations using Port Otago's relatively new backhoe dredge Takutai and its two barges TR Healy and Hapuka should begin soon.The $1.5 million, 40.2m-long split hopper barge TR Healy was...

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BIWTA to procure 55 dredgers to maintain navigability of rivers

Bangladesh

10 dredgers to be inducted into BIWTA fleet soonDhaka, May 13 (UNB)- Bangladesh Inland Water Transport Authority (BIWTA) is going to procure 55 dredgers in the coming days, aiming to increase...

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Rimorchiatori Augusta orders second Damen ASD Tug 2810 for operations in Sicily

Netherlands

Damen Shipyards Group has signed a contract with Rimorchiatori Mediterranei, a subsidiary of Rimorchiatori Riuniti of Genoa, Italy, for a Damen ASD Tug 2810. The vessel will be operated in Sicily...

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Government to study Mekong and Bassac river sand dredging

China

The Council of Ministers has instructed the Water Resources Ministry to proceed with a request made by Try Pheap Engineering & Construction to conduct a study on the viability of a sand dredging...

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Network Rail reveals winner of Dawlish sea wall construction contract

United Kingdom

Network Rail has awarded the contract for the construction of the first phase of the Dawlish sea wall to BAM Nuttall ahead of work starting at the end of this month.The £80m sea wall was announced...

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Have your say on plans to dredge the River Parrett

United Kingdom

SOMERSET residents have until the beginning of June to have their say on the latest plans to dredge the River Parrett and protect the Levels. The Somerset Rivers Authority (SRA) has put forward...

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£7m beach nourishment scheme to protect thousands of homes in Lincolnshire

United Kingdom

£7m beach nourishment scheme to start next week to protect thousands of properties and businesses in LincolnshireThe Environment Agency’s Lincolnshire Beach Management scheme gets underway on 13 May,...

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Wasa finalises plan for dredging Nullah Leh ahead of monsoon

Pakistan

Rawalpindi : The Water and Sanitation Agency (Wasa) has finalised plan of desilting and dredging of Nullah Leh for which purpose teams have been formed in order to work for prevention of any flood...