Dredging News Online http://www.sandandgravel.com/ A publication for the worldwide dredging industry published by Clarkons since 1999 en Tue, 30 Sep 2014 08:31:27 +0200 Tue, 30 Sep 2014 08:30:27 +0200 FoxwellD@aol.com (DNO) Nigerian customer acquires ninth Damen dredger http://www.sandandgravel.com/news/article.asp?v1=18833 http://www.sandandgravel.com/news/article.asp?v1=18833 Tue, 30 Sep 2014 08:31:28 +0200 A Nigerian customer has added his ninth Damen dredger to his fleet. The cutter suction dredger, a type CSD500, was chosen in part due to the availability of Damen field services in Nigeria. "This local presence was very practical as well du UK: yachts on River Medway damaged by dredger http://www.sandandgravel.com/news/article.asp?v1=18832 http://www.sandandgravel.com/news/article.asp?v1=18832 Tue, 30 Sep 2014 08:28:45 +0200 Yachting Monthly reports that 14 yachts were seriously damaged when a 6,292 tonne dredger collided with them in dense fog. Around £200,000 worth of damage was caused to the moored craft when the stern of the dredger impacted with the mooring tr UK: Oxford dredging costs "prohibitive" http://www.sandandgravel.com/news/article.asp?v1=18831 http://www.sandandgravel.com/news/article.asp?v1=18831 Tue, 30 Sep 2014 08:26:09 +0200 The Oxford Times reports that the cost of dredging and widening all of the rivers and streams in Oxford would be "colossal." An operations manager for the Environment Agency (EA), Peter Collins, said the EA doesn&rsqu Jacksonville Harbour maintenance dredging, 40ft and 38ft projects - award http://www.sandandgravel.com/news/article.asp?v1=18830 http://www.sandandgravel.com/news/article.asp?v1=18830 Tue, 30 Sep 2014 08:23:21 +0200 Solicitation Number: GROUP4-10-R-J017 Agency: Department of the Army Office: U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Location: USACE District, Jacksonville Solicitation Number: GROUP4-10-R-J017 No US: Corps awards contract to build islands near Lansing http://www.sandandgravel.com/news/article.asp?v1=18829 http://www.sandandgravel.com/news/article.asp?v1=18829 Tue, 30 Sep 2014 08:21:08 +0200 The US Army Corps of Engineers, St Paul District, recently awarded a nearly US$12 million contract to Newt Marine Services of Dubuque, Iowa, to restore habitat within the Mississippi River Pool 9. The Harpers Slough Islands habitat resto North Sea Desk Diary 2015 now available for pre-ordering http://www.sandandgravel.com/news/article.asp?v1=18828 http://www.sandandgravel.com/news/article.asp?v1=18828 Tue, 30 Sep 2014 08:19:54 +0200 Clarksons Research Services Ltd (CRSL) has unveiled its 2015 North Sea desk diary. The A4 desk diary has a page a day and is available in black leather effect with a padded cover complete with marker ribbon. It includes World Oil and Gas Desk Diary 2015 now available for pre-ordering http://www.sandandgravel.com/news/article.asp?v1=18827 http://www.sandandgravel.com/news/article.asp?v1=18827 Tue, 30 Sep 2014 08:19:15 +0200 Clarksons Research Services Ltd's World Oil and Gas Desk Diary is now available for pre-ordering. These executive A4, page a day desk diaries have padded leather effect covers and come complete with marker ribbon. There are t Eastern Shipbuilding cuts steel for ATB dredger http://www.sandandgravel.com/news/article.asp?v1=18826 http://www.sandandgravel.com/news/article.asp?v1=18826 Mon, 29 Sep 2014 08:31:50 +0200 Eastern Shipbuilding has announced that on September 15th 2014 the shipyard cut the first steel for a Trailing Suction Hopper Dredge articulated tug barge (ATB). The cutting ceremony took place at Eastern’s UK: finance package for St Mary's and Penzance harbours secured http://www.sandandgravel.com/news/article.asp?v1=18825 http://www.sandandgravel.com/news/article.asp?v1=18825 Mon, 29 Sep 2014 08:29:49 +0200 The Falmouth Packet reports that the final piece of the funding package to support a £11.9 million scheme to improve St Mary’s and Penzance harbours has been confirmed.  "The link between the mainland and the I Norfolk Dredging Co wins maintenance dredging contract http://www.sandandgravel.com/news/article.asp?v1=18824 http://www.sandandgravel.com/news/article.asp?v1=18824 Mon, 29 Sep 2014 08:26:54 +0200 Norfolk Dredging Co in Chesapeake, Virginia, has been awarded a US$11,787,279 firm-fixed-price contract for maintenance dredging of the inland water Hurricane/storm damage reduction project/Venice Beach renourishment http://www.sandandgravel.com/news/article.asp?v1=18823 http://www.sandandgravel.com/news/article.asp?v1=18823 Mon, 29 Sep 2014 08:24:19 +0200 Solicitation Number: GROUP4-10-R-J020 Agency: Department of the Army Office: U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Location: USACE District, Jacksonville Solicitation Number: GROUP4-10-R-J020 No Maintenance dredging, 8ft channel and 6ft Anchorage Royal River, Maine http://www.sandandgravel.com/news/article.asp?v1=18822 http://www.sandandgravel.com/news/article.asp?v1=18822 Mon, 29 Sep 2014 08:21:48 +0200 Solicitation Number: W912WJ-14-B-0021 Agency: Department of the Army Office: U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Location: USACE District, New England Solicitation Number: W912WJ-14-B-0021 Not Dredging contractor Orion Marine provides update for investors http://www.sandandgravel.com/news/article.asp?v1=18821 http://www.sandandgravel.com/news/article.asp?v1=18821 Fri, 26 Sep 2014 08:03:47 +0200 Orion Marine Group in the US has provided an update on its outlook and markets. The company said its outlook for the second half of 2014 continues to be positive, and projects delayed from the second quart Australia: dredging due to get under way at Newcastle http://www.sandandgravel.com/news/article.asp?v1=18820 http://www.sandandgravel.com/news/article.asp?v1=18820 Fri, 26 Sep 2014 08:01:55 +0200 The Newcastle Herald reports that an A$2.5 million dredging operation in the long-neglected Swansea Channel will begin in mid-October,. The work is part of the Baird government’s commitment to maintain safe boating and reliable navi UK: dredging to take place at Port of Wells http://www.sandandgravel.com/news/article.asp?v1=18819 http://www.sandandgravel.com/news/article.asp?v1=18819 Fri, 26 Sep 2014 07:59:56 +0200 For the week commencing 29th September 2014, the dredger Kari Hege will be engaged in dredging operations in the main channel North of number 4 buoy, between buoys 4 and 2 at the port of Wells in the UK. Vessels entering or exiting the ha