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U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Norfolk District to get new commander

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers will have a change of command this week in the Norfolk District.Col. Jason Kelly will take command from Col. Paul Olsen on Thursday morning, according to a news...

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Wärtsilä solutions chosen for Chinese super dredge

Tianjin Dredging Company, part of the China Communication Construction Company (CCCC), has signed a contract that will see Wärtsilä supply the engines and all essential ancillaries for a new...

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China Harbour Engineering proposes Sri Lankan dockyard

Sri Lanka is considering a proposal by China Harbour Engineering Company to construct a shipbuilding and repair dockyard at Hambantota Port on the south coast.A government spokesman, health minister...

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Lanco May Soon Commence Port Project Work in Australia

Lanco Infratech's Australian subsidiary is expected to commence construction of a port from the third quarter of the year, said a notification issued by the Department of Environment, Australia.The...

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Double celebration at Ellicott Dredges

Employees at Ellicott Dredges LLC in Baltimore, Maryland had two big reasons for celebration this week. Firstly, Ellicott's Baltimore plant has achieved an enviable safety record of one thousand...

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Orion Marine Group Updates Investors

Orion Marine Group, Inc. (NYSE:ORN)  a heavy civil marine contractor serving the infrastructure sector, today is providing its investors with an update on the Company's end markets. Market...

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City of Ocala Announces Sediment Removal Project at Tuscawilla Lake Alum Pond

The city of Ocala has contracted Gator Dredging to work on the Tuscawilla Lake Alum Pond, sediment removal project. The project began Monday, June 29.The alum pond is on the south end of Tuscawilla...

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Great Lakes Dredge & Dock Wins Two Projects in Gulf Coast

Great Lakes Dredge & Dock Corporation (GLDD- Snapshot Report) has been awarded two projects in the Gulf Coast, one being a Shell Island West Natural Resource Damage Assessment (NRDA) Restoration...

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Tauranga appoints Rohde Nielsen for dredging

Danish dredging company Rohde Nielsen has clinched the tender to carry out dredging works for Tauranga port's expansion.Rohde Nielsen is to deepen and widen the access channels from 12.9 m to 14.5 m...

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Boskalis wins £31m Portsmouth dredging

The UK’s Defence Infrastructure Organisation (DIO) has awarded a £31m contract to Boskalis Westminster for capital dredging works on the approach channel to Portsmouth harbour.The works are in...

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Sustainable Ports Development Bill 2015

The Sustainable Ports Development Bill 2015 (Bill) was introduced by the Queensland Government on 3 June 2015 as part of the new government's commitment under the Reef 2050 Long-Term Sustainability...

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China's CCCC to float S.China Sea-linked dredging unit in Hong Kong

Chinese firm CCCC Dredging, which analysts say is involved with China's island-building work in theSouth China Sea, has filed an application to list on theHong Kong stock exchange.The firm, which is...

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Alstom, DEME and Merkur Offshore sign a contract for the delivery and installation of 66 Haliade offshore wind turbines

Merkur Offshore has signed with respectively Alstom and DEME a binding Turbine Supply Agreement and Balance of Plant Contract for the construction of the Merkur Offshore wind farm, including supply...

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Lake Commission talks dredging

The Lake Improvement Commission accepted a proposal from Dredge America of Kansas City, MO at Tuesday's meeting. This means a contract to begin work on the dredge will be negotiated and brought before...

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Double Celebration At Ellicott Dredges

Employees at Ellicott Dredges LLC in Baltimore, Maryland had two big reasons for celebration this week. Firstly, Ellicott's Baltimore plant has achieved an enviable safety record of one thousand...