Dredging News Online http://www.sandandgravel.com/ A publication for the worldwide dredging industry published by Clarkons since 1999 en Thu, 21 Aug 2014 13:39:00 +0200 Thu, 21 Aug 2014 13:38:00 +0200 FoxwellD@aol.com (DNO) Sabine Neches Waterway, Sabine Outer Bar and Outer Bank Channels, Hopper Dredging http://www.sandandgravel.com/news/article.asp?v1=18703 http://www.sandandgravel.com/news/article.asp?v1=18703 Thu, 21 Aug 2014 13:39:01 +0200 Solicitation Number: W9126G-14-B-0006 Agency: Department of the Army Office: U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Location: USACE District, Fort Worth Solicitation Number: W9126G-14-B-0006 Noti Maintenance Dredging, Great South Bay Channel Federal Navigation Project http://www.sandandgravel.com/news/article.asp?v1=18702 http://www.sandandgravel.com/news/article.asp?v1=18702 Wed, 20 Aug 2014 13:35:40 +0200 Solicitation Number: W912DS-14-B-0004 Agency: Department of the Army Office: U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Location: USACE District, New York Solicitation Number: W912DS-14-B-0004 Notice US: company seeks permit for recreational facility in New England http://www.sandandgravel.com/news/article.asp?v1=18701 http://www.sandandgravel.com/news/article.asp?v1=18701 Tue, 19 Aug 2014 13:32:60 +0200 Melville Associates, LP is seeking a permit from the US Army Corps of Engineers, New England District to conduct work in waters of the US in conjunction with constructing a commercial waterfront recreational facility in Portsmouth, Rhode Island. <br UK: work starts on Clacton to Holland-on-Sea coastal defence project http://www.sandandgravel.com/news/article.asp?v1=18700 http://www.sandandgravel.com/news/article.asp?v1=18700 Mon, 18 Aug 2014 13:31:05 +0200 The VBA joint venture comprising VolkerStevin, Boskalis Westminster and Atkins has begun work on the 5km coastal defence project between Clacton Pier and Holland Haven in Essex. The £36 million project involves demolishing a number Key role for Doosan excavators in Polish flood control project http://www.sandandgravel.com/news/article.asp?v1=18699 http://www.sandandgravel.com/news/article.asp?v1=18699 Fri, 15 Aug 2014 13:22:56 +0200 The floodway system in the city of Wroclaw in Poland is currently undergoing modernisation. Due to the size of the project and level of technology being used, the works have been divided into four contracts and seven different investments.  UK: 3 million investment will improve waterways for boaters http://www.sandandgravel.com/news/article.asp?v1=18698 http://www.sandandgravel.com/news/article.asp?v1=18698 Thu, 14 Aug 2014 13:19:27 +0200 The Canal and River Trust has announced a £3 million package of additional investment in the waterways to improve the experience for boaters and other visitors. Around £2 million will fund dredging projects on the Erewash Great Lakes Dredging MATOC - Presolicitation http://www.sandandgravel.com/news/article.asp?v1=18697 http://www.sandandgravel.com/news/article.asp?v1=18697 Wed, 13 Aug 2014 13:16:05 +0200 Solicitation Number: W911XK-14-R-0006 Agency: Department of the Army Office: U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Location: USACE District, Detroit Solicitation Number: W911XK-14-R-0006 Notice Pipeline Dredging, GIWW between Rollover Pass and Galveston Causeway - Solicitation http://www.sandandgravel.com/news/article.asp?v1=18696 http://www.sandandgravel.com/news/article.asp?v1=18696 Tue, 12 Aug 2014 13:13:28 +0200 Solicitation Number: W9126G-14-B-0015 Agency: Department of the Army Office: U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Location: USACE District, Galveston Solicitation Number: W9126G-14-B-0015 Notic LOWER COLUMBIA RIVER SIDE CHANNELS CLAMSHELL DREDGING 2014 - AWARD http://www.sandandgravel.com/news/article.asp?v1=18695 http://www.sandandgravel.com/news/article.asp?v1=18695 Mon, 11 Aug 2014 13:10:29 +0200 Solicitation Number: W9127N14B0007 Agency: Department of the Army Office: U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Location: USACE District, Portland Solicitation Number: W9127N14B0007 Notice Type: Summer publishing schedule http://www.sandandgravel.com/news/article.asp?v1=18694 http://www.sandandgravel.com/news/article.asp?v1=18694 Fri, 08 Aug 2014 12:25:10 +0200 In the period 11-22 August 2014 the Dredging News Online web site will be updated occasionally, with fewer stories than usual. The full news service will resume on 25 August.   Cleanup work completed at Waukegan Harbour http://www.sandandgravel.com/news/article.asp?v1=18693 http://www.sandandgravel.com/news/article.asp?v1=18693 Fri, 08 Aug 2014 12:01:04 +0200 The US Environmental Protection Agency has announced the completion of all cleanup work required to remove Waukegan Harbour from the binational list of Great Lakes Areas of Concern. EPA Regional Administrator Susan Hedman was joined for Mike Hooks Inc awarded Calcasieu River dredging contract http://www.sandandgravel.com/news/article.asp?v1=18692 http://www.sandandgravel.com/news/article.asp?v1=18692 Fri, 08 Aug 2014 11:58:45 +0200 Mike Hooks Inc of Westlake, Louisiana, has been awarded a US$19,530,000 firm-fixed-price contract for maintenance dredging on the Calcasieu River and pass, mile 5.0 to mile 15.0, and Sabine Unit 1A and Devil’s Elbow, Work starts on Raritan River dredging project http://www.sandandgravel.com/news/article.asp?v1=18691 http://www.sandandgravel.com/news/article.asp?v1=18691 Fri, 08 Aug 2014 11:56:57 +0200 Crews under contract with the US Army Corps of Engineers, New York District, have begun maintenance dredging operations on the Raritan River Federal Navigation Channel. The Army Corps of Engineers recently awarded a US$3.8 million contra Kenya: contract signed for Lamu Port project http://www.sandandgravel.com/news/article.asp?v1=18690 http://www.sandandgravel.com/news/article.asp?v1=18690 Thu, 07 Aug 2014 11:54:12 +0200 A contract has been signed for the Lamu port project in Kenya. The project, which involves construction of three berths is part of the Lamu Port-South Sudan-Ethiopia Transport corridor. The contract was signed by the Kenya Port Australia: Senate hears plan to use dredged spoil to build airport http://www.sandandgravel.com/news/article.asp?v1=18689 http://www.sandandgravel.com/news/article.asp?v1=18689 Thu, 07 Aug 2014 11:51:43 +0200 Sunshine Coast Daily reports that sediment to be dredged from Abbot Point and dumped in the Great Barrier Reef Marine Park "should be used to fill in the Bowen salt pans to help build an international freight airport for local growers.&quot