Project Updates & Industry Developments
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Inlet Dredging Work Completed Ahead Of Schedule

MD, United States

The Army Corps of Engineers hopper dredge Currituck has completed a routine dredging project around the Inlet in half the time anticipated after working around the clock for five days.A couple of...

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Duluth Looks to Invest Nearly $10.8M to Shore up Lakewalk, Shoreline but City Councilor Expresses Cost Concerns

MN, United States

On Tuesday, the Duluth City Council will be asked to approve two contracts for projects meant to gird portions of the city's wave-battered shoreline at considerable expense. Although Duluth would be...

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Boaters Urged to Use Caution Near Fox River Cleanup Operations

WI, United States

While dredging, capping and covering operations for the Fox River Cleanup Project wind down, officials are asking boaters to use caution near equipment.“With dredging operations wrapping up, the...

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DI Property Crucial To Ports Authority For Harbor Deepening, Maintenance

SC, United States

Dirt has been moving on Daniel Island for centuries. That’s certainly nothing new.First it was for the settlement of the island’s earliest families and the growing of crops. More recently, over the...

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President Trump Issues National Maritime Day Proclamation, 2020

United States

BY THE PRESIDENT OF THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA A PROCLAMATIONSince the founding of our great Nation, we have relied on merchant mariners to deliver goods to market and strengthen our national...

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NJ Beach Receives National Award for Best Restored Beach

NJ, United States

The American Shore and Beach Preservation Association (ASBPA) released its much-anticipated annual list of the nation’s Best Restored Beaches. The Borough of Keansburg was announced as one of the five...

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Beach Towns on Topsail Island have Finished up Beach Renourishment Projects

NC, United States

Tropical systems have taken a toll on the coastline of Topsail Island. This year, town leaders in Surf City and Topsail Beach say after finishing up their beach renourishment project, the beaches are...

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2020 Vision for Our Coasts: ASBPA Names its Best Restored Beaches for 2020

United States

FORT MYERS, FL – From a childhood spent building sand castles to adolescent walks on the beach to adults enjoying family time, America’s beaches are synonymous with celebrating summer. Normally, the...

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Callan Marine’s New Dredge General MacArthur Enters Service

Galveston, TX, United States

Spanning construction operations over three Gulf Coast shipyards, Galveston, Texas based Callan Marine places into service its new Jones Act Cutterhead Suction Dredge CSD GENERAL MACARTHUR and its...

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Commissioners Discuss New Management Position For County Dredge

MA, United States

At their regular meeting on Wednesday, May 13, the Barnstable County Commissioners discussed creating a new position to manage the county’s municipal dredge program.The county dredge provides...

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First phase of Pebble Beach stabilization project authorized

CA, United States

Despite facing budgetary shortfalls due to the pandemic-caused economic shutdown, the Crescent City City Council couldn’t pass up a “once-in-a-lifetime” opportunity and voted to move forward...

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Emerald Isle gets briefed on next beach nourishment project

NC, United States

The yellow numbers and arrows at the bottom of this graphic indicate the areas and amounts of sand in cubic yards tentatively planned for nourishment of Emerald Isle beaches in phase three of the...

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Dredge is back in Destin and ready to finish what it started

FL, United States

The dredge is back and is expected to finish what it started by the middle of next week.In late February, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineer led-project started its efforts to dredge out East Pass and...

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Contractor completes dredging work in Atlantic Harbor

NC, United States

ATLANTIC — Work on the dredging portion of the Atlantic Harbor improvement project wrapped up this week, according to Carteret County Shore Protection Office Manager Greg Rudolph.Despite...

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Chief of Engineers Lt. Gen. Todd Semonite signs Chief’s Report for the New Haven Harbor Navigation Improvement Project

CT, United States

Lt. Gen. Todd T. Semonite, USACE Commanding General and 54th U.S. Army Chief of Engineers, on May 7 signed the New Haven Harbor Navigation Improvement Project Chief's Report. The existing New Haven...