Dredging News Online http://www.sandandgravel.com/ A publication for the worldwide dredging industry published by Clarkons since 1999 en Fri, 12 Feb 2016 17:51:23 +0200 Fri, 12 Feb 2016 17:50:23 +0200 FoxwellD@aol.com (DNO) Baltimore District secures funds for water resources projects http://www.sandandgravel.com/news/article.asp?v1=21574 http://www.sandandgravel.com/news/article.asp?v1=21574 Fri, 12 Feb 2016 17:51:24 +0200 The US president’s budget for fiscal 2017 (FY 2017) includes roughly US$109.3 million in gross discretionary funding for the Civil Works program of the US Army Corps of Engineers, Baltimore District. This funding allows Baltimore District to cont Portsmouth dredge preparations unearth historic cannon http://www.sandandgravel.com/news/article.asp?v1=21573 http://www.sandandgravel.com/news/article.asp?v1=21573 Fri, 12 Feb 2016 17:48:38 +0200 An iron cannon has been unearthed during work to prepare HMNB Portsmouth for the arrival of the UK Royal Navy's Queen Elizabeth-class aircraft carriers. The relic was recovered during a seabed clearance which is part of a £31 million progr Brownley announces funding for Channel Islands harbour dredging http://www.sandandgravel.com/news/article.asp?v1=21572 http://www.sandandgravel.com/news/article.asp?v1=21572 Fri, 12 Feb 2016 17:45:26 +0200 Congresswoman Julia Brownley (D-Westlake Village) has announced that US$9.85 million in funding has been included in the President’s FY2017 budget request that will be made available to dredge Channel Islands Harbour and to replenish sand at Huen Funding secured for Georgetown Port http://www.sandandgravel.com/news/article.asp?v1=21571 http://www.sandandgravel.com/news/article.asp?v1=21571 Fri, 12 Feb 2016 17:42:30 +0200 Congressman Tom Rice (SC-07) released the following statement after the Army Corps of Engineers included US$500,000 in their work plan for the Georgetown Port: “I’m very pleased that the Army Corps recognizes the merit of the George Fiscal 2017 budget 'grossly imbalanced' http://www.sandandgravel.com/news/article.asp?v1=21570 http://www.sandandgravel.com/news/article.asp?v1=21570 Thu, 11 Feb 2016 08:43:35 +0200 The American Association of Port Authorities (AAPA), which describes itself as "the recognized and unified voice of the seaport industry" says it is "disappointed" in the proposed funding levels for US Army Corps of Engineers coastal navigation pr Funding secured for the Georgetown Port http://www.sandandgravel.com/news/article.asp?v1=21569 http://www.sandandgravel.com/news/article.asp?v1=21569 Thu, 11 Feb 2016 08:41:11 +0200 Congressman Tom Rice (SC-07) released the following statement after the Army Corps of Engineers included US$500,000 in their work plan for the Georgetown Port: “I am very pleased that the Army Corps recognizes the merit of the G Maintenance Dredging of Newark Bay, Federal Navigation Project http://www.sandandgravel.com/news/article.asp?v1=21568 http://www.sandandgravel.com/news/article.asp?v1=21568 Thu, 11 Feb 2016 08:37:08 +0200 Solicitation Number: W912DS-16-S-0011 Agency: Department of the Army Office: U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Location: USACE District, New York Solicitation Number: W912DS-16-S-0011 Notice Type: Sources Sought Rapid Response MATOC - Hopper Dredging http://www.sandandgravel.com/news/article.asp?v1=21567 http://www.sandandgravel.com/news/article.asp?v1=21567 Thu, 11 Feb 2016 08:34:46 +0200 Solicitation Number: W9126G-16-R-0049 Agency: Department of the Army Office: U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Location: USACE District, Galveston Solicitation Number: W9126G-16-R-0049 Notice Type: Presolicitation US: politicians demand answers about Savannah Harbour deepening project http://www.sandandgravel.com/news/article.asp?v1=21566 http://www.sandandgravel.com/news/article.asp?v1=21566 Wed, 10 Feb 2016 09:39:08 +0200 US Senators Johnny Isakson, R-Ga and David Perdue, R-Ga, along with US Representative Earl L 'Buddy' Carter, R-Ga.-01, have "demanded answers" from the Obama administration on its failure to include adequate levels of critical funding for the Savannah Floods in the UK 'blamed on EU policy' http://www.sandandgravel.com/news/article.asp?v1=21565 http://www.sandandgravel.com/news/article.asp?v1=21565 Wed, 10 Feb 2016 09:32:32 +0200 An American publication produced by an organisation called The Heartland Institute, which describes itself as a 32-year-old national nonprofit research organization, founded in 1984, dedicated to finding and promoting ideas that empower people, ha US: more money found for Ventura Harbour dredging http://www.sandandgravel.com/news/article.asp?v1=21564 http://www.sandandgravel.com/news/article.asp?v1=21564 Wed, 10 Feb 2016 09:29:18 +0200 The VC Star reports that the US Army Corps of Engineers has agreed to spend an additional US$2.5 million for dredging sand at Ventura Harbour. The Westlake Village Democrat has been working with stakeholders to coordinate the response to an unu Ellicott's Latin American sales manager takes on Rohr-Idreco range http://www.sandandgravel.com/news/article.asp?v1=21563 http://www.sandandgravel.com/news/article.asp?v1=21563 Wed, 10 Feb 2016 09:26:31 +0200 Ellicott Dredges LLC & Rohr-Idreco Dredge Systems, which is owned by Ellicott Dredge Enterprises LLC, has announced that Ellicott's Latin American Sales Manager, Andres Borasino, will be adding the Rohr-Idreco deep digging dredge product lines Ireland: tender issued for dredging project in County Kerry http://www.sandandgravel.com/news/article.asp?v1=21562 http://www.sandandgravel.com/news/article.asp?v1=21562 Tue, 09 Feb 2016 10:03:57 +0200 The Department of Agriculture, Food & the Marine has issued a tender for civil engineering consultancy services associated with the dredging of the navigation channel at An Daingean Fishery Harbour Centre, Co Kerry.  Click on the Protected species killed in Savannah Harbour http://www.sandandgravel.com/news/article.asp?v1=21561 http://www.sandandgravel.com/news/article.asp?v1=21561 Tue, 09 Feb 2016 10:02:46 +0200 The State newspaper reports that, in the past six weeks, five federally protected marine animals have been killed at Savannah Harbour as crews dredge the shipping channel to maintain and deepen Georgia’s biggest port. A green sea tur UK: harbour dredging and beach work planned in West Bay and Lyme Regis http://www.sandandgravel.com/news/article.asp?v1=21560 http://www.sandandgravel.com/news/article.asp?v1=21560 Tue, 09 Feb 2016 09:57:58 +0200 Bridport News reports that visitors to the coast are being warned of works to reshape beaches and dredge harbours. Annual harbour dredging and beach works are set to take place in West Bay and Lyme Regis in March and April, says West Dorse