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Iranian cargo ship sank after contacting constructions, Persian Gulf VIDEO

Iran (Islamic Republic of)

Iranian cargo ship BEHBAHAN sank at night Jun 4 in northern Persian Gulf, SE of Umm Qasr, apparently after hitting some constructions. The ship was en route from Iranian port to Kuwait. Of...

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LAWDA starts de-weeding, dredging of Dal, Nigeen Lakes

India

Lakes and Waterways Development Authority (LAWDA) has started manual de-weeding of Dal and Nigeen Lakes.The de-weeding was being done in 34 sections along the 16 km stretch from Dalgate to Nigeen up...

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Gasum marks another LNG bunkering milestone

Finland

Espoo, Finland, headquartered Gasum has marked another LNG bunkering milestone, refueling Heerema Marine Contractors’ Sleipnir, the largest semi-submersible crane vessel in the world with a lifting...

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Over $150m would be saved if dredging work go as planned

Fiji

The Environment Ministry reveals they will save over $150m if the dredging of various rivers and creeks goes according to their schedule.Permanent Secretary, Joshua Wycliffe, says a total of 139...

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Chinese dredging vessel detained in CGA operation

China

PILLAGING PENGHU: A 7,539-tonne Chinese ship found mining sand in the Formosa Banks area was escorted by several CGA ships to a Kaohsiung harbor The Coast...

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Vole au vent back in Halifax for Siemens Gamesa kit

Canada

The Siemens Gamesa turbine components destined for the Coastal Virginia Offshore Wind (CVOW) demonstration project are being loaded onto Jan De Nul’s jack-up vessel Vole au vent in the Port of...

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DCO application rejected for Thanet Extension offshore wind project

United Kingdom

The UK Secretary of State for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy (BEIS) has refused Vattenfall’s development consent order (DCO) application for the Thanet Extension offshore wind project. The...

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Forest dept. stops PSU from removing sand from Pampa

India

Controversy after undertaking headed by CPI(M) man is contracted to transport river sand The State Forest Department has revoked a controversial order issued by the Pathanamthitta District Collector...

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China’s Shenzhen to become international LNG bunkering hub

China

China will build its first liquefied natural gas bunkering center for international vessels in the city of Shenzhen as part of a deal signed on Wednesday.The project is a joint effort that includes...

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DEME's New Dredger Completes Sea Trials

Belgium

DEME Group's newbuild trailing suction hopper dredger Meuse River has completed sea trials in the North Sea and will join the Belgium-based contractor's fleet in June 2020.Built by Royal IHC in the...

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Fécamp offshore wind farm enters construction stage

France

The consortium comprising EDF Renewables, Enbridge, and wpd has launched the construction of the Fécamp offshore wind farm in France, following the finalisation of agreements with its financial...

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Mount Beach saga: Officials defend nourishment project, but questions remain

Sri Lanka

Amid widespread condemnation on social and mainstream media, Sri Lanka’s Coast Conservation Department (CCD) today defended a controversial Rs 890-million beach nourishment project carried out in...

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Locals wary of move to widen sandbar

India

They fear extraction of black sand at Thottappally Pozhi under the guise of flood mitigation The Thottappally pozhi (sandbar at sea mouth) and its vicinity in Purakkad grama panchayat are witnessing...

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LASHA can investigate dredging activities, Lagos AG tells NIWA

Nigeria

By Henry OjeluLagos State Attorney-General and Commissioner for Justice, Moyosore Onigbanjo, SAN, has said that the state House of Assembly is constitutionally empowered to investigate dredging...

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Harbor Deepening Market Still Has Room to Grow | Emerging Players Boskalis, Van Oord, Jan De Nul Group, DEME

HTF MI Analyst have added a new research study on Title Global Harbor Deepening Market Size, Status and Forecast 2019-2025 with detailed information of Product Types [, Underwater Deepening &...