Dredging News Online http://www.sandandgravel.com/ A publication for the worldwide dredging industry published by Clarkons since 1999 en Fri, 09 Dec 2016 19:05:59 +0200 Fri, 09 Dec 2016 19:04:59 +0200 FoxwellD@aol.com (DNO) Vietnam begins dredging on South China Sea reef http://www.sandandgravel.com/news/article.asp?v1=23596 http://www.sandandgravel.com/news/article.asp?v1=23596 Fri, 09 Dec 2016 19:05:60 +0200 Reuters reports that Vietnam has begun dredging work on a disputed reef in the South China Sea, the latest move by the Communist state to bolster its claims in the strategic waterway. "Activity visible on Ladd Reef in the Spratly Islands c Houston Ship Channel, Lost Lake Placement Area Dewatering - Sources Sought http://www.sandandgravel.com/news/article.asp?v1=23595 http://www.sandandgravel.com/news/article.asp?v1=23595 Fri, 09 Dec 2016 19:02:39 +0200 Solicitation Number: W9126G-17-S-0005 Agency: Department of the Army Office: U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Location: USACE District, Fort Worth Notice Type: Sources Sought Synopsis: Added: Dec 06, 2016 9:17 US: ODNR dredges break record for sediment removal http://www.sandandgravel.com/news/article.asp?v1=23594 http://www.sandandgravel.com/news/article.asp?v1=23594 Fri, 09 Dec 2016 19:00:05 +0200 The Ohio Department of Natural Resources (ODNR) recently finished the 2016 dredging season, having removed more than 1 million cubic yards of dredge material from state park lakes and other state properties. The 1 million cubic yards of sediment is the Pipeline Maintenance Dredging, Deep Draft, Sabine-Neches Waterway - Sources Sought http://www.sandandgravel.com/news/article.asp?v1=23593 http://www.sandandgravel.com/news/article.asp?v1=23593 Fri, 09 Dec 2016 18:57:53 +0200 Solicitation Number: W9126G-17-S-0006 Agency: Department of the Army Office: U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Location: USACE District, Fort Worth Notice Type: Sources Sought Synopsis: Added: Dec 08, 2016 11:32 US: Lone Star Harbour Safety Committee dredging group evaluates soundings http://www.sandandgravel.com/news/article.asp?v1=23592 http://www.sandandgravel.com/news/article.asp?v1=23592 Thu, 08 Dec 2016 09:33:05 +0200 The Lone Star Harbour Safety Committee (LSHSC)’s Dredging and Marine Construction Subcommittee met recently at Port Houston’s Executive Building for their final meeting of 2016. The group is chaired by Port Houston Project Manager D Battelle sediment remediation and management conference to take place in January http://www.sandandgravel.com/news/article.asp?v1=23591 http://www.sandandgravel.com/news/article.asp?v1=23591 Thu, 08 Dec 2016 09:30:18 +0200 The Ninth International Conference on Remediation and Management of Contaminated Sediments will be take place January 9-12, 2017, in New Orleans, Louisiana. Like the previous conferences in this series, it is presented and organized by Battelle. S US: Portman secures bipartisan reforms in Water Resources Development Act http://www.sandandgravel.com/news/article.asp?v1=23590 http://www.sandandgravel.com/news/article.asp?v1=23590 Thu, 08 Dec 2016 09:27:17 +0200 US Senator Rob Portman (R-OH) has announced that bipartisan language he co-authored was included in The Water Resources Development Act (WRDA) report. These Portman-led reforms aim to end Flint-like water crises, prevent inappropriate disposal of Jacksonville Harbour Maintenance Dredging, 40ft Project, Bar Cut-3 Through Cut-9 - Solicitation http://www.sandandgravel.com/news/article.asp?v1=23589 http://www.sandandgravel.com/news/article.asp?v1=23589 Thu, 08 Dec 2016 09:24:42 +0200 Solicitation Number: GROUP4-10-R-J033 Agency: Department of the Army Office: U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Location: USACE District, Jacksonville Notice Type: Solicitation Synopsis: Added: Dec 07, 2016 9:58 FY17 Joint Base Charleston (JBC) Dredging - Sources Sought http://www.sandandgravel.com/news/article.asp?v1=23588 http://www.sandandgravel.com/news/article.asp?v1=23588 Thu, 08 Dec 2016 09:21:52 +0200 Solicitation Number: W912HP-17-B-0001 Agency: Department of the Army Office: U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Location: USACE District, CharlestonNotice Type: Sources Sought Synopsis: Added: Dec 06, 2016 2: Christie Administration wins appeal to extend Sandy-related channel dredging http://www.sandandgravel.com/news/article.asp?v1=23587 http://www.sandandgravel.com/news/article.asp?v1=23587 Wed, 07 Dec 2016 09:24:19 +0200 The Christie Administration has won an appeal with the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) that will provide more time and Federal funds to complete the dredging of State channels clogged with sand and silt by Superstorm Sandy. The victo Australia: dredging in the mouth of the River Murray paused for maintenance http://www.sandandgravel.com/news/article.asp?v1=23586 http://www.sandandgravel.com/news/article.asp?v1=23586 Wed, 07 Dec 2016 09:22:30 +0200 Dredging at the Murray Mouth will pause for about a month to allow for repairs and maintenance of the dredge.The dredging started in January 2015 to maintain connectivity between the Coorong and the Southern Ocean after River Murray flows were no US: plans announced for dredging in Suffolk County Waters http://www.sandandgravel.com/news/article.asp?v1=23585 http://www.sandandgravel.com/news/article.asp?v1=23585 Wed, 07 Dec 2016 09:20:07 +0200 Suffolk County Executive Steve Bellone recently announced approval for plans to appropriate US$2.1 million in funding for the dredging of various county waterways to improve navigability for boaters and to improve waterways. “It is critic Chatham, Deltares and Boskalis receive Dutch government research grant http://www.sandandgravel.com/news/article.asp?v1=23584 http://www.sandandgravel.com/news/article.asp?v1=23584 Wed, 07 Dec 2016 09:17:59 +0200 Chatham Rock Phosphate and its Dutch technical partners Boskalis and Deltares have received Dutch government research funding to improve the environmental management of marine mining. The co-funding has been awarded by The Netherlands based Topsector W Cuomo to sue over Long Island Sound dredge disposal plan http://www.sandandgravel.com/news/article.asp?v1=23583 http://www.sandandgravel.com/news/article.asp?v1=23583 Wed, 07 Dec 2016 08:56:07 +0200 ABC reports that New York Governor Andrew Cuomo says he intends to sue the federal government over its plan to allow dredged sediments to be placed in eastern Long Island Sound. The Environmental Protection Agency approved a plan in November th New Zealand: ENL gets R&D grant for sonar http://www.sandandgravel.com/news/article.asp?v1=23582 http://www.sandandgravel.com/news/article.asp?v1=23582 Wed, 07 Dec 2016 08:53:56 +0200 New Zealand-based ENL Group, the parent company of  Electronic Navigation Ltd, has received a NZD$15 million R&D Growth Grant from Callaghan Innovation to assist with ongoing investment in its New Zealand made WASSP Multibeam Sounder