Project Updates & Industry Developments
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OHM Completes Chatham Harbor Channel Dredging

MA, United States

Chatham, Mass.-based Outermost Harbor Marine (OHM) essentially self-performed a nearly $500,000 dredging operation to open a channel at its marina in Cape Cod's Chatham Harbor, a project that...

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VIDEO: Giant heavy lift vessel preps for Golden Ray removal

FL, United States

The largest heavy lift vessel ever built in the U.S., the twin-gantry, twin-barge catamaran VB-10,000, designed and owned by Versabar, Inc., New Orleans, has arrived in the Port of Fernandina,...

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Jacksonville City Council faces $70 million vote on river deepening for cargo ships

FL, United States

The Jacksonville Port Authority will go to City Council this month for up to $70 million as the city’s share of deepening the St. Johns River, which would be the final scoop of money needed for...

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Group tries to halt dredging of Big Pass in Sarasota

FL, United States

The restraining order request comes just days before the Lido Key renourishment project is set to begin.Save Our Siesta Sand 2, an organization formed to protect Siesta Key beaches and the...

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Florida's $92.2 billion budget includes millions to help clean up Treasure Coast waters

FL, United States

The state budget Gov. Ron DeSantis signed this week contains millions of dollars for projects that will directly, and indirectly, help clean Treasure Coast waterways.The budget for fiscal year...

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USA Shipyard Bottlenecks Coming?

United States

The shipping industry will face bottlenecks and increasing prices at ship repair yards globally once activities begin to return toward normalcy following the conronavirus health crisis, says...

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USACE New Public Notice - Berks County, PA

Philadelphia, PA, United States

The applicant, the Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection, is proposing a project to dredge the New Kernsville Dam impoundment, including the historic Schuylkill River channel, and...

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Coastal Strategies Gives Update on Corps Appropriations Bills and WRDA

DC, United States

July 2020 WaterLog Source: waterlog.net

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American Wind Energy Association Statement on Bipartisan Letter to Treasury on Offshore Wind Safe Harbor

DC, United States

Washington D.C. – The American Wind Energy Association (AWEA) today issued the following statement supporting Senator Cassidy, Senator Whitehouse, and other Senate leaders who sent a letter...

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PODCAST: David Lee of ABB discusses the current state of the U.S. tug market

United States

In this edition of Listen Up!, we talk with David Lee, senior account manager, new sales, at ABB Marine & Ports. He oversees all sales initiatives for towboats, tugs, dredging and marine...

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Va. Beach Offshore Wind Project Installed

VA, United States

Dominion Energy announced Friday the successful instillation of the first offshore wind farm to be approved by the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management, or BOEM, and installed in federal waters.Once the...

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Renourishment Project Moves to Phase 3

NC, United States

Reprinted from Carteret County News-TimesEMERALD ISLE — It’s been about two months since the last Bogue Banks beach renourishment project ended April 29, but Carteret County officials are...

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CN Investing $445 Million in British Columbia

Canada

Investments Focused on Safety and Capacity to Strengthen Rail Network, Help Reduce Emissions, and Support Economic GrowthVANCOUVER, British Columbia, June 29, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- CN (TSX: CNR)...

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Heavy metals: Neenah Foundry begins dredging to remove contamination from Neenah Slough

WI, United States

Question: Why are there large machines and digging along the Neenah Slough and into Bridgewood Golf Course?Answer: The activity you witnessed is the government-ordered removal of contaminated soil and...