Project Updates & Industry Developments
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Tisbury Adopts New Waterways Rules

MA, United States

The Tisbury select board turned its attention to waterfront maintenance Tuesday, voting in new waterway regulations and a contract for a long-term dredging project in Tashmoo. First on the agenda,...

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Nate Monroe: Tens of millions in hidden St. Johns River dredging costs surface

FL, United States

COMMENTARY | In a major reversal, Jacksonville Port Authority officials said this week a set of high-voltage JEA transmission lines crossing the St. Johns River need to be raised higher, an...

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Waterfront Residents in Little Egg Harbor Hear Cost of Dredging

NJ, United States

The final bills for the dredging of Osborn Island and Mystic Island phase one lagoons have been tabulated, and both are much lower than the original bonding.The final cost to dredge Osborn Island...

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Seagrass beds for coastal protection and mitigation of climate change impact

Belgium

Ghent University received a VLAIO Baekeland grant with support and cooperation from Jan De Nul Group, DEME Group, and the Portuguese marine institute CCMAR for its...

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Rock Solid: How the jetties and the grillage changed Charleston Harbor

SC, United States

Given the recent discussions around the maritime forest on Sullivan’s Island it might be beneficial to look back at some history around this ever-changing shoreline. The Lowcountry isn’t exactly...

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Atlantic Harbor Project Just Over Budget

NC, United States

Reprinted from Carteret County News-TimesThe final bill for Carteret County’s massive Atlantic Harbor improvement project Down East came in at a total of $2,199,910.23, including engineering fees,...

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EGLE fines company $60,000 over 2019 Detroit dock collapse

MI, United States

The operator of a Detroit dock site that partially collapsed into the Detroit River late last year will pay the state $60,000 in fines.The Revere Dock, which was illegally storing limestone...

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Army Corps Assessing Louisiana Calcasieu Ship Channel After Delta

LA, United States

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers said on Tuesday it has identified three obstructions from Hurricane Delta that have to be removed before it can reopen the Calcasieu Ship Channel in Louisiana to...

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Ala Wai Canal Dredging And Improvements Schedule Changes

HI, United States

DEPARTMENT OF LAND AND NATURAL RESOURCES News Release...

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JEA considering costly, risky plan to raise power lines to help port attract bigger ships

FL, United States

JEA is planning to raise the high-voltage power lines that cross the St. Johns River near Blount Island in order to allow larger cargo ships to access the city’s port, an expensive and complicated...

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Dredging at Matanzas Pass to run into November

FL, United States

Army Corps of Engineers project on Fort Myers Beach considered routine maintenanceThe dredging of Matanzas Pass in Fort Myers Beach, currently ongoing at the east side of Bowditch Point Park, will...

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Charlotte, Sarasota staff recognized for beach project

FL, United States

Charlotte County Public Works Director John Elias, left, and Coastal Engineering Consultants president Michael Poff join Charlotte coastal projects manager Matthew Logan, center, who received...

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Corps seeks input on Mississippi River island project near Hastings, Minnesota

MN, United States

ST. PAUL, Minn. –The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, St. Paul District, is seeking public input on its draft Environmental Assessment, or EA, for a proposed island project near Hastings,...

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Massachusetts to gauge its offshore wind supply chain

MA, United States

A comprehensive offshore wind supply chain assessment and gap analysis is set to be undertaken in Massachusetts in support of the growing offshore wind industry in and around the state. Xodus Group...

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Major harbor dredge under way in Wellfleet Harbor

MA, United States

WELLFLEET — The long-awaited dredging project of Wellfleet Harbor has started.It’s the first major dredge of the harbor in 57 years, Select Board Vice-Chairman and Dredging Task Force liaison...