Dredging News Online http://www.sandandgravel.com/ A publication for the worldwide dredging industry published by Clarkons since 1999 en Fri, 21 Nov 2014 09:00:02 +0200 Fri, 21 Nov 2014 09:-1:02 +0200 FoxwellD@aol.com (DNO) Aberdeen harbour receives funding for environmental impact assessment http://www.sandandgravel.com/news/article.asp?v1=19027 http://www.sandandgravel.com/news/article.asp?v1=19027 Fri, 21 Nov 2014 09:00:03 +0200 Aberdeen Harbour Board has received funding from the European Commission’s TEN-T 2013 transport infrastructure initiative to support on-going studies into the potential expansion of the Harbour into Nigg Bay. The funding will allow Dredging conference to take place in Savannah in October 2015 http://www.sandandgravel.com/news/article.asp?v1=19026 http://www.sandandgravel.com/news/article.asp?v1=19026 Fri, 21 Nov 2014 08:58:09 +0200 PIANC USA and the Coasts, Oceans, Ports & Rivers Institute (COPRI/ASCE) have announced that the Dredging 2015 Conference will take place in Savannah, Georgia, October 19-22, 2015, at the Hyatt Regency on the riverfront in the Downtown H Strabag and Archirodon win contract in Mauritius http://www.sandandgravel.com/news/article.asp?v1=19025 http://www.sandandgravel.com/news/article.asp?v1=19025 Fri, 21 Nov 2014 08:54:14 +0200 Strabag has secured a contract to extending and strengthen the container harbour at Port Louis, Mauritius. The project will be undertaken together with its partner Archirodon Construction (Overseas) Co SA. The project has BAM wins infrastructure project in Abu Dhabi http://www.sandandgravel.com/news/article.asp?v1=19024 http://www.sandandgravel.com/news/article.asp?v1=19024 Fri, 21 Nov 2014 08:52:34 +0200 BAM International has been awarded a contract to construct the marine infrastructure works for Phase 3 of the Al-Dabbiya oil field development by client Abu Dhabi Company for Onshore Oil Operations (ADCO). BAM expects to complete this  IADC publishes latest 'Dredging in Figures' http://www.sandandgravel.com/news/article.asp?v1=19023 http://www.sandandgravel.com/news/article.asp?v1=19023 Fri, 21 Nov 2014 08:50:34 +0200 The International Association of Dredging Contractors (IADC) has published the latest in its 'Dredging in Figures' reports, Dredging in Figures 2013. Dredging in Figures is an annual review of the global dredging market. The doc Great Lakes Dredge & Dock prices senior notes http://www.sandandgravel.com/news/article.asp?v1=19022 http://www.sandandgravel.com/news/article.asp?v1=19022 Thu, 20 Nov 2014 08:54:01 +0200 Great Lakes Dredge & Dock Corporation (GLDD) has priced its previously announced offering of US$25 million in aggregate principal amount of its 7.375% Senior Notes due 2019 and entered into an agreement to sell the notes. T USACE awards contract to dredge Port of Port Arthur docks http://www.sandandgravel.com/news/article.asp?v1=19021 http://www.sandandgravel.com/news/article.asp?v1=19021 Thu, 20 Nov 2014 08:52:37 +0200 The US Army Corps of Engineers, Galveston District, has awarded the option to the Port Arthur Canal and Junction maintenance dredging contract in the amount of US$508,200 to Manson Construction for dredging of the docks at the Port of Port Arthu UK: finishing line approaching for Kirkcaldy Sea Wall project http://www.sandandgravel.com/news/article.asp?v1=19020 http://www.sandandgravel.com/news/article.asp?v1=19020 Thu, 20 Nov 2014 08:51:25 +0200 The end is now in sight for the major upgrade of Kirkcaldy Sea Wall. The £9 million project, which is being undertaken by VolkerStevin, is expected to be completed in early December.   VolkerStevin was appointed by Fife Counc Corps of Engineers proposes maintenance and repair work at Nantucket Harbour http://www.sandandgravel.com/news/article.asp?v1=19019 http://www.sandandgravel.com/news/article.asp?v1=19019 Thu, 20 Nov 2014 08:48:39 +0200 The US Army Corps of Engineers, New England District, is proposing maintenance and repair of the Nantucket Harbour east and west jetties in Nantucket, Mass.   The proposed work involves urgently needed repair and maintenance of th X-Subsea completed project offshore West Africa http://www.sandandgravel.com/news/article.asp?v1=19018 http://www.sandandgravel.com/news/article.asp?v1=19018 Thu, 20 Nov 2014 08:47:26 +0200 X-Subsea has completed a project off the coast of Western Africa, delivering a unique solution for shore approach trenching. The project scope of work involved the trenching of a 10in pipeline close to the shore with a target burial dept UK: report sets out the growing opportunity presented by marine aggregates industry http://www.sandandgravel.com/news/article.asp?v1=19017 http://www.sandandgravel.com/news/article.asp?v1=19017 Wed, 19 Nov 2014 09:33:09 +0200 The Crown Estate in the UK has published a new report  highlighting the significant opportunity provided by the nation’s marine aggregates  resource to deliver a sustainable, secure and growing contribution to the UK’s building Jacobs Field Services wins New Bedford Superfund Site deal http://www.sandandgravel.com/news/article.asp?v1=19016 http://www.sandandgravel.com/news/article.asp?v1=19016 Wed, 19 Nov 2014 09:31:28 +0200 Jacobs Field Services North America in Oak Ridge, Tennessee, has been awarded a US$200,000,000 cost-plus-fixed-fee multi-year contract with options for dredging and draining contaminated sediment and disposal thereof from the New Bedfo Lower Granite and Ice Harbour Navigation Channel Maintenance - Award http://www.sandandgravel.com/news/article.asp?v1=19015 http://www.sandandgravel.com/news/article.asp?v1=19015 Wed, 19 Nov 2014 09:29:21 +0200 Solicitation Number: W912EF-14-B-0012 Agency: Department of the Army Office: U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Location: USACE District, Walla Walla Solicitation Number: W912EF-14-B-0012 Notice Eatons Neck Dredging - Solicitation http://www.sandandgravel.com/news/article.asp?v1=19014 http://www.sandandgravel.com/news/article.asp?v1=19014 Wed, 19 Nov 2014 09:27:16 +0200 Solicitation Number: HSCGG1-15-B-PRV025 Agency: Department of Homeland Security Office: United States Coast Guard (USCG) Location: Commanding Officer, USCG Civil Engineering Unit Providence Solicita Huron Harbour Dredging - Solicitation http://www.sandandgravel.com/news/article.asp?v1=19013 http://www.sandandgravel.com/news/article.asp?v1=19013 Wed, 19 Nov 2014 09:25:21 +0200 Solicitation Number: W912P4-14-B-0019 Agency: Department of the Army Office: U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Location: USACE District, Buffalo Solicitation Number: W912P4-14-B-0019 Notice Type: