Project Updates & Industry Developments
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St. Joseph To Pay For Extra Dredging

MI, United States

Extra dredging is being done this week in the St. Joseph outer harbor thanks to action by the St. Joseph City Commission on Sunday. The body held a rare weekend meeting to authorize the...

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Projects At Savannah And Charleston Ports Make Progress

GA, United States

Southeastern U.S. ports are expanding capacity to handle larger container vessels and/or increased rail traffic. Here are some recent updates at the ports of Savannah and Charleston:Mason Mega Rail...

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EPA: Habitat restoration along Hudson River Superfund site lagging

NY, United States

Habitat restoration along the Hudson River Superfund site has been slower than expected, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency said Thursday.Semi-aquatic and sub-aquatic vegetation planted along...

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St. Joseph OKs dredging funds to shore up disappearing beach south of Park Street

MO, United States

ST. JOSEPH — The city of St. Joseph will reimburse the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers for additional dredging that will result in nearly 10,000 extra cubic yards of sand and sediment to be...

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Crews dredging Ludington harbor

MI, United States

Crews from MCM Marine out of Sault Ste. Marie worked on positioning pipe to move sand from the Ludington Harbor as it is dredged to its specified navigational channel depth of 29 feet below chart...

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Mississippi River island restoration begins near Lansing, Iowa

IA, United States

Many boaters and other river users may have noticed construction equipment in the Shore Slough area, north of Lansing, Iowa. The Conway Lake Habitat Rehabilitation and Enhancement Project located...

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Savannah harbor deepening sets precedent; four dredges working simultaneously

GA, United States

The deepening of the Savannah harbor has set a new precedent with four dredges working simultaneously, the Army Corps of Engineers announced.The Savannah Harbor Expansion Project (SHEP) includes two...

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Federal judge rules dredging of St. Johns River can continue

FL, United States

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – A federal judge has ruled the dredging of the St. Johns River by the Army Corps of Engineers can continue and rejected claims made in a lawsuit filed by the St. Johns...

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Dunedin Marina dredging project set to start June 1

FL, United States

DUNEDIN — Gator Dredging of Clearwater was expected to mobilize for the Dunedin Marina dredging project May 26.Deputy City Manager Doug Hutchens said at the May 21 commission meeting the...

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GLDD Video on Dredging Operations for USACE in Baltimore Harbor

MD, United Kingdom

Check out our newest video! GLDD on location at Baltimore Harbor doing annual maintenance dredging. #dredginghttp://ow.ly/4jTf50zQOl1Source: linkedin

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USACE Defeats Suit to Stop Dredging of St. Johns River, Fl Deepening Project

FL, United States

U.S. District Judge Marcia Morales Howard ruled this week against the St. Johns Riverkeeper.A federal judge ruled against the St. Johns Riverkeeper’s attempt to halt deepening of the St. Johns River,...

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Beach protection projects move ahead

FL, United States

Long-sought projects to bolster protection of the Cape and peninsula beaches are coming into view.A project to place emergency sand berms on all three beaches, including St. Joe Beach, should be...

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CDMCS Welcomes Fincantieri Bay Shipbuilding

WI, United States

Fincantieri Bay Shipbuilding (FBS) is one of Fincantieri Marine Group’s three shipyards on the Great Lakes. Based in Sturgeon Bay, Wisconsin, FBS specializes in construction, repair, and...

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Federal judge rejects Riverkeeper’s bid to halt St. Johns River deepening

FL, United States

U.S. District Judge Marcia Morales Howard ruled this week against the St. Johns Riverkeeper.A federal judge ruled against the St. Johns Riverkeeper’s attempt to halt deepening of the St. Johns River,...

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Beaver Island Project on track

MI, United States

The $10 million Beaver Island Habitat Restoration and Enhancement Project is progressing.The Corps of Engineers contractor, Dubuque Barge and Fleeting Service Company, has completed about 50% of the...