Project Updates & Industry Developments
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Neyland Yacht Haven Appeals Dredging Licence Due to Strict Conditions

United Kingdom

NEYLAND Marina’s ability to do business may be affected if it is unable to carry out dredging work this winter as a result of conditions in its marine licence.An appeal hearing is due to be held on...

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Cascadilla Creek Dredging Project Begins to Take Shape

NY, United States

During the winter months, Cascadilla Creek has created problems with ice jams at the Route 13 bridge. To alleviate this frequent issue, the City of Ithaca is working to dredge the creek from Route...

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Here's Why Planned Geist Public Park and Beach Will Likely Take 5 Tears to Finish

Indianapolis, IN, United States

The $110 million, open-air complex will be located at I-69 and 116th Street in Fishers, next to the Ikea furniture store. Dwight Adams, dwight.adams@indystar.comBefore Fishers residents can go...

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4 yrs on, Authorities Fail to Complete Flood Spill Channel Dredging

Jammu & Kashmir, India

Under a program to increase water holding capacity of the 6.5 kms long channel the authorities had tendered out the work for extraction of 281232 cubic meters silt from the channel within six...

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Need Grows for Marsh Disposal of Dredged Materials

NJ, United States

Ocean City has been a leader in addressing the backlog of dredging necessary to keep Jersey Shore marinas and channels functional for the state’s boating and waterfront community. That’s crucial to...

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State Plan Calls for $783M in Coastal Projects

LA, United States

The Louisiana Coastal Protection and Restoration Authority released its draft 2020 Annual Plan this week, detailing spending on more than $783 million in projects.The reports includes dozens of...

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Officials Gather for a Summit on Nauset Dredge

MA, United States

ORLEANS -- The Orleans selectmen met in Lakeville, Mass., last Friday.It wasn’t because they grew tired of the tasteful décor of the Nauset Room at town hall or wanted to bond during a road trip....

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Dredging Lake Victoria Starts Today


MV Mango Tree Group dredger which will clean up Lake Victoria. /MAURICE ALAL The clean up of Lake Victoria, including removal of the water hyacinth, will be launched today by the African Union High...

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Dredging of Gordon Pass in Naples put off; Army Corps of Engineers Diverts Funding

FL, United States

The project was supposed to be completed this summer.The Army Corps of Engineers has put on hold indefinitely a $2.9 million dredging of Gordon Pass in Naples.The project had been scheduled for...

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Conneaut to Host Public Meeting on Tuesday

OH, United States

CONNEAUT — Citizens can question officials about an upcoming project to dispose of dredged material during a town hall meeting next weekThe city intends to build a facility to turn the dredged...

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INEOS Announces Mega-Investment in Port of Antwerp


INEOS, one of the largest chemical concerns in the world, has chosen the port of Antwerp as the location for a mega-investment of 3 billion euros representing 400 new jobs. The capital outlay is the...

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Kankakee Commission Considers Plan to Slow Flooding Threat

TX, United States

A century after the Kankakee River was dredged and straightened in Indiana, it’s more prone to flooding than ever.However, the preliminary report on a plan to relieve some of the flooding...

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Mills: Port of Harlingen Will Benefit Hugely From Mansfield Cut Dredging

TX, United States

MCALLEN, RGV – It will not only be Willacy County that benefits when the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers completes its multi-million dollar dredging work on the Mansfield Cut, says Port Mansfield...

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WMEAC: Two Separate Projects Proposed to Alter the Grand River

MI, United States

More than 100 years ago, the Grand River was gutted, its rapids and islands removed, its riverbed flattened and deepened by means of dredging, converting the river from a habitat to an industrial...

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Waughop Lake – the Rest of the Story

WA, United States

Recent articles published in the Suburban Times regarding Waughop Lake have not included all the facts around how the City arrived at its decision to apply alum treatments to the lake to control toxic...