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Seabed Solutions, Swire Seabed Join Forces for Dredging Services

Norway

Norway-based subsea operations specialist Swire Seabed and compatriot provider of comprehensive ocean bottom seismic (OBS) solutions to the global oil and gas industry Seabed Solutions have signed an...

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DRAGFLOW Takes Part in the Midstream Oil and Gas Congress 2019 (Italy)

Italy

The Midstream Oil and Gas Congress (MOCG) 2019 is dedicated to Oil and Gas Transportation via pipelines. As a matter of fact, with more and more offshore undertakings for the extraction of oil and...

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Royal IHC To Build Four New Vessels For DEME

Netherlands

Royal IHC has secured a contract from Belgium-based DEME for the design and build of four new vessels. The order consists of a copy of the recently delivered 8,400m3 trailing suction hopper dredger...

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Arcadis, Kiewit to Support Sustainable Water Project in US

United Kingdom

Arcadis has announced a partnership with Kiewit Infrastructure West and PERC Water to provide design and engineering services for the Sustainable Water Infrastructure Project (SWIP) in the City of...

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McCarthy to Build Container Yard at Port Houston

TX, United States

US-based construction company McCarthy Building Companies began construction in Oct. on a new container yard within Port Houston, located in Pasadena, Texas.According to a press release from the 150...

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Jan De Nul to Dredge Ecuador Port Access (Belgium)

Belgium

Belgium’s Jan De Nul Group has signed a 25 year concession agreement with the Ecuadorian Municipality of Guayaquil for deepening and maintenance of the 95 km long access channel to the port of...

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Great Lakes Wins First Dredging Contract in Corpus Christi Channel Project

IL, United States

Great Lakes Dredge & Dock (NASDAQ:GLDD) is awarded the first contractby the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers in a $326M project to deepen and widen the Corpus Christi Ship Channel in Texas.GLDD says...

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IHC Launches World’s Largest CSD

Netherlands

Netherlands based shipbuilder Royal IHC has launched the world’s largest self propelled cutter suction dredger from its yard in Krimpen aan den IJssel.The 165m long Spartacus is the first cutter...

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WMS Adds Dredge Pipe Floaters (United Kingdom)

United Kingdom

Expansions to their range include safety markers, wave breakers, debris barriers and pipe floaters. All these products are made of LDPE or HDPE, providing both versatility and robustness in...

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Army Corps Passes Again on Wellfleet Harbor Dredging Project

MA, United States

Town officials in Wellfleet are beginning to focus on the possibility of tackling the long awaited dredging of Wellfleet Harbor without federal support.The Army Corps of Engineers once again left the...

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Dredging Corp Deal in January, What is it About?

India

Dredging Corp Deal is expected to happen in January. What the deal is about and how will it benefit government? To know this watch the report.Source: Zee Business

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Aboard the Giant Sand-sucking Ships that China Uses to Reshape the World

United States

Fifteen miles out on the water south of Biloxi, Mississippi, below a cloudless sky, a foaming torrent of gray-black slurry gushes into a ship. Every three seconds, another truckload’s worth of salt...

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Corps Move Seen as ‘Positive Step’ for Dauphin Island (USA - Alabama)

AL, United States

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers has committed $4 million to putting sand from channel dredging work into an area where it could help feed the eroding beaches of Dauphin Island.Dauphin Island Mayor...

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WEDA Partners with Hydrographical Society of America

CA, United States

The Western Dredging Association (WEDA) has partnered with the Hydrographical Society of America (THSOA) to better promote the goals and objectives of both organizations. With hydrographical surveying...

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Four Major Ports Sign MoU to Buy Government Stake in DCI (India - Mumbai)

India

Four major port trusts have signed an MoU among themselves to acquire the government’s 73.44 per cent stake in Dredging Corporation of India (DCI).Under the MoU, Visakhapatnam Port Trust will buy a...