Dredging News Online http://www.sandandgravel.com/ A publication for the worldwide dredging industry published by Clarkons since 1999 en Tue, 03 Mar 2015 09:31:12 +0200 Tue, 03 Mar 2015 09:30:12 +0200 FoxwellD@aol.com (DNO) Ramboll to design new container port in Nuuk http://www.sandandgravel.com/news/article.asp?v1=19345 http://www.sandandgravel.com/news/article.asp?v1=19345 Tue, 03 Mar 2015 09:31:13 +0200 Ramboll has been contracted to design a new container port in Nuuk, Greenland. The port will be built by the Danish contractor Per Aarsleff.   Over the next five months, a project team of Ramboll employees representing variou HYPACK appoints Harold Orlinsky as President http://www.sandandgravel.com/news/article.asp?v1=19344 http://www.sandandgravel.com/news/article.asp?v1=19344 Tue, 03 Mar 2015 09:29:36 +0200 HYPACK has appointed Harold Orlinsky as President.  He began his hydrographic career as a NOAA field officer in 1989. He joined HYPACK in 2005 as a hydrographer on the support staff and has served as Chief Operations Officer since 20 LWT dredge replaced with updated PHE20 http://www.sandandgravel.com/news/article.asp?v1=19343 http://www.sandandgravel.com/news/article.asp?v1=19343 Tue, 03 Mar 2015 09:25:17 +0200 RMB Enterprises recently retired a 16-year old LWT heavy-duty radio remote controlled dredge and replaced it with an updated LWT design.   In 1999, RMB Enterprises purchased their first Liquid Waste Technology, LLC (LWT) radi Italdraghe weed harvester for Kenya http://www.sandandgravel.com/news/article.asp?v1=19342 http://www.sandandgravel.com/news/article.asp?v1=19342 Tue, 03 Mar 2015 09:23:56 +0200 Italdraghe in Italy, which has considerable experience in designing and building dredging equipment, and weed harvesters, is currently manufacturing a harvester for the Kenyan government. The purpose-built vessel will work on Lake V IMS founder and President Jim Horton to retire http://www.sandandgravel.com/news/article.asp?v1=19341 http://www.sandandgravel.com/news/article.asp?v1=19341 Tue, 03 Mar 2015 09:21:15 +0200 IMS in the US has announced the retirement of Jim Horton, President of the company. Mr Horton entered the dredging industry in 1984 as Vice President of H&H Pump Company in Mississippi. From there Jim went on to start IMS i Canadian government commits funds for Prince Edwards Island projects http://www.sandandgravel.com/news/article.asp?v1=19340 http://www.sandandgravel.com/news/article.asp?v1=19340 Mon, 02 Mar 2015 09:25:52 +0200 The Honourable Gail Shea, Minister of Fisheries and Oceans, Regional Minister for PEI and Member of Parliament for Egmont, have announced that an investment of approximately C$16.3 million is being made at Prince Edward Island commercial fi US: Corps of Engineers completes Snake/Clearwater River dredging effort http://www.sandandgravel.com/news/article.asp?v1=19339 http://www.sandandgravel.com/news/article.asp?v1=19339 Mon, 02 Mar 2015 09:23:35 +0200 The US Army Corps of Engineers has completed maintenance dredging in the barging channel and two port berthing areas in the Snake and Clearwater rivers where accumulated sediment had interfered with navigation. Spokesman Dredging - channel to Port Mansfield - J&A http://www.sandandgravel.com/news/article.asp?v1=19338 http://www.sandandgravel.com/news/article.asp?v1=19338 Mon, 02 Mar 2015 09:21:12 +0200 Solicitation Number: W9126G-14-C-0046P00003 Agency: Department of the Army Office: U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Location: USACE District, Fort Wort Solicitation Number: W9126G-14-C-0046P00003 <p Dredging project will prepare way for new McDermott facility http://www.sandandgravel.com/news/article.asp?v1=19337 http://www.sandandgravel.com/news/article.asp?v1=19337 Mon, 02 Mar 2015 09:19:08 +0200 WLOX reports that McDermott International is preparing for its arrival at the Port of Gulfport. The company is building a pipeline spooling facility at the port and creating 100 new jobs. An emergency dredging project will help accom Virginia shoreline protection project due to get under way http://www.sandandgravel.com/news/article.asp?v1=19336 http://www.sandandgravel.com/news/article.asp?v1=19336 Mon, 02 Mar 2015 09:17:02 +0200 The Bureau of Ocean Energy Management and Naval Air Station Oceana at Dam Neck, Virginia have announced that a shore protection project at the Dam Neck annex is expected to begin within the next month. Sand from the US Outer Contine 'Quick dredge' concept combines compact unit with high performance http://www.sandandgravel.com/news/article.asp?v1=19335 http://www.sandandgravel.com/news/article.asp?v1=19335 Fri, 27 Feb 2015 18:34:38 +0200 ECTMarine says it has used its "extensive experience and knowledge in dredge construction and operation" to develop its 'Quick dredge' concept "that makes high performance dredging" possible in any situation. Orion Marine anticipates continued growth in 2015 http://www.sandandgravel.com/news/article.asp?v1=19334 http://www.sandandgravel.com/news/article.asp?v1=19334 Fri, 27 Feb 2015 18:30:38 +0200 Orion Marine Group has reported net income for the three months ended December 31 2014 of US$5.3 million (US$0.19 diluted earnings per share). These results compare to net income of US$2.1 million (US$0.08 diluted earnings per share) for the sam Industry Day for Superstorm Sandy Regional Dredging Projects http://www.sandandgravel.com/news/article.asp?v1=19333 http://www.sandandgravel.com/news/article.asp?v1=19333 Fri, 27 Feb 2015 18:27:55 +0200 Solicitation Number: W912DS-15-S-0004 Agency: Department of the Army Office: U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Location: USACE District, New York Solicitation Number: W912DS-15-S-0004 Notice Type FY15 Maintenance Dredging at Muskegon Harbour - Synopsis/Solicitation http://www.sandandgravel.com/news/article.asp?v1=19332 http://www.sandandgravel.com/news/article.asp?v1=19332 Fri, 27 Feb 2015 18:23:07 +0200 Solicitation Number: W911XK-15-B-0011 Agency: Department of the Army Office: U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Location: USACE District, Detroit Solicitation Number: W911XK-15-B-0011 Notice Type: West Coast Hopper Maintenance Dredging 2015 - Award http://www.sandandgravel.com/news/article.asp?v1=19331 http://www.sandandgravel.com/news/article.asp?v1=19331 Fri, 27 Feb 2015 18:19:02 +0200 Solicitation Number: W9127N-15-B-0001 Agency: Department of the Army Office: U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Location: USACE District, Portland Solicitation Number: W9127N-15-B-0001 Notice Typ