Dredging News Online http://www.sandandgravel.com/ A publication for the worldwide dredging industry published by Clarkons since 1999 en Wed, 27 Jul 2016 09:40:25 +0200 Wed, 27 Jul 2016 09:39:25 +0200 FoxwellD@aol.com (DNO) US: study will help Palm Beach decide on Reach 8 sand project http://www.sandandgravel.com/news/article.asp?v1=23167 http://www.sandandgravel.com/news/article.asp?v1=23167 Wed, 27 Jul 2016 09:40:26 +0200 Palm Beach Daily News says residents had their last chance this week to comment on an environmental study that will help determine what type of shore protection the town will pursue along its southernmost beaches. By November, they could hear details a Maintenance Dredging, Inland Waterway, Delaware River to Chesapeake Bay - Presolicitation http://www.sandandgravel.com/news/article.asp?v1=23166 http://www.sandandgravel.com/news/article.asp?v1=23166 Wed, 27 Jul 2016 09:36:06 +0200 Solicitation Number: W912BU-16-B-0019 Agency: Department of the Army Office: U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Location: USACE District, Philadelphia Notice Type: Presolicitation Synopsis: Added: Jul 21, 2016 5: FY16 Charleston Lower Harbour Maintenance Dredging - Award http://www.sandandgravel.com/news/article.asp?v1=23165 http://www.sandandgravel.com/news/article.asp?v1=23165 Wed, 27 Jul 2016 09:33:36 +0200 Solicitation Number: W912HP-16-B-0002 Agency: Department of the Army Office: U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Location: USACE District, Charleston Notice Type: Award Contract Award Date: July 18, 2016 Contrac Canada invests in small craft harbours in Newfoundland and Labrador http://www.sandandgravel.com/news/article.asp?v1=23164 http://www.sandandgravel.com/news/article.asp?v1=23164 Wed, 27 Jul 2016 09:31:05 +0200 Bay de Verde, Newfoundland and Labrador small craft harbours play an important role in providing coastal communities and the commercial fishing industry with safe and accessible facilities. With more than 76,000 Canadians employed in this sector, the G Teledyne CARIS to host 16th International User Group Conference in Ottawa http://www.sandandgravel.com/news/article.asp?v1=23163 http://www.sandandgravel.com/news/article.asp?v1=23163 Wed, 27 Jul 2016 09:28:38 +0200 Teledyne CARIS is to host CARIS 2017, the 16th International User Group Conference in Ottawa at the Sheraton Ottawa Hotel from June 19 to June 22, 2017. This four day conference is the largest gathering of CARIS software users worldwide. P Government of Canada invests in Nova Scotia small craft harbours http://www.sandandgravel.com/news/article.asp?v1=23162 http://www.sandandgravel.com/news/article.asp?v1=23162 Tue, 26 Jul 2016 08:42:46 +0200 Small craft harbours play an important role in providing coastal communities and the commercial fishing industry with safe and accessible facilities. With more than 76,000 Canadians employed in this sector, the Government of Canada is making investment Damen delivers new units to Argentina http://www.sandandgravel.com/news/article.asp?v1=23161 http://www.sandandgravel.com/news/article.asp?v1=23161 Tue, 26 Jul 2016 08:38:38 +0200 At the end of June, two Damen ASD Tugs 2810 set sail from Damen Shipyards Galati in Romania to Puerto General de San Martin, Argentina for towing, mooring, and fire-fighting operations in the Argentinian region around Rosario on the Paraná river. US: Dare board approves contract for permitting Hatteras dredging http://www.sandandgravel.com/news/article.asp?v1=23160 http://www.sandandgravel.com/news/article.asp?v1=23160 Tue, 26 Jul 2016 08:36:21 +0200 Island Free Press reports that at a meeting on 18 July the Dare County Board of Commissioners unanimously approved a US$55,524 contract with Coastal Planning & Engineering of North Carolina (CPE-NC) to obtain permits for dredging to maintain t Dredging work at the Port of Teignmouth increases depth of shipping channel http://www.sandandgravel.com/news/article.asp?v1=23159 http://www.sandandgravel.com/news/article.asp?v1=23159 Tue, 26 Jul 2016 08:32:39 +0200 Work to deepen the shipping channel serving the Port of Teignmouth in the southwest of the UK has recently been completed, now allowing larger draughted ships to enter the port and increasing the window when current ships that use the port can com Corps releases restoration plan for Hudson Raritan Estuary http://www.sandandgravel.com/news/article.asp?v1=23158 http://www.sandandgravel.com/news/article.asp?v1=23158 Mon, 25 Jul 2016 08:26:54 +0200 The US  Army Corps of Engineers and Port Authority of New York and New Jersey have released the Hudson-Raritan Estuary (HRE) Comprehensive Restoration Plan (CRP) - Volume 1, Version 1.0.  The 255 page document dated June 2016 is the p CHEC wins contract to dredge channel at Douala port http://www.sandandgravel.com/news/article.asp?v1=23157 http://www.sandandgravel.com/news/article.asp?v1=23157 Mon, 25 Jul 2016 08:23:40 +0200 The Cameroonian government has reportedly awarded a contract for dredging operations in the Douala port channel to China Harbour Engineering Corporation (CHEC). CHEC is understood to have been selected over well kn Witteveen+Bos to undertake study for new port in Barranquilla, Colombia http://www.sandandgravel.com/news/article.asp?v1=23156 http://www.sandandgravel.com/news/article.asp?v1=23156 Mon, 25 Jul 2016 08:21:11 +0200 Royal Port SA has commissioned engineering and consultancy firm Witteveen+Bos to conduct a feasibility study for an entirely new port on the mouth of the Magdalena River, near the city of Barranquilla in Colombia. Royal Port wants to use t Delaware creates fund dedicated to management of waterways using boat registration fees http://www.sandandgravel.com/news/article.asp?v1=23155 http://www.sandandgravel.com/news/article.asp?v1=23155 Mon, 25 Jul 2016 08:19:30 +0200 WDEL reports that Delaware now has a dedicated and sustainable source of funding for its efforts to manage state waterways. Governor Jack Markell signed legislation recently at the Indian River Marina to allocate more revenue from the stat Scientists release recommendations for building land in coastal Louisiana http://www.sandandgravel.com/news/article.asp?v1=23154 http://www.sandandgravel.com/news/article.asp?v1=23154 Mon, 25 Jul 2016 08:17:08 +0200 A team of leading scientists and community experts with decades of experience released key recommendations to maintain and build land in coastal Louisiana. Their recommendations focus on operating Mississippi River sediment diversions and consider the Boskalis awarded Aberdeen offshore contract http://www.sandandgravel.com/news/article.asp?v1=23153 http://www.sandandgravel.com/news/article.asp?v1=23153 Fri, 22 Jul 2016 08:47:27 +0200 Dutch dredging, marine, heavy lift and offshore contractor Royal Boskalis Westminster has been awarded a 'balance of plant' contract by Vattenfall for the construction of Aberdeen offshore windfarm, also known as the European Offshore Wind De