Dredging

  • Centre scouting for asset-valuer for Dredging Corp

    Unperturbed by workers’ protests and agitations — including an employee reportedly ending his life — the Centre is proceeding with the privatisation of Dredging Corporation of India Ltd (DCI), seeking bids to hire a firm to value the assets of the Visakhapatnam-based company.

  • Dredging underway in Muriganga ahead of...

    The state Irrigation department is carrying out a massive dredging work in Muriganga ahead of Gangasagar Mela on Sagar Island to ensure round the clock operation of vessels to ferry pilgrims from mainland to island and vice versa. Lakhs of people from different parts of the country visit Sagar Island to take a holy dip at the confluence of river Ganga during Makarsankranti every year. The state government makes an elaborate arrangement to ensure that the pilgrims do not face any inconvenience while they are headed towards Sagar Island and their safe return. 

  • CPA to dredge Karnaphuli River lightering jetties

    The Chittagong Port Authority (CPA) will undertake a Tk 2.42 billion ($29.1 million) capital dredging project to dredge the Karnaphuli River, which will enable four lightering jetties to start functioning – something that will help reduce congestion at the country’s prime seaport.

  • New dredging project is underway at Lake Apopka

    The St. Johns River Water Management District has started work on a sump dredge project designed to help improve water quality at Lake Apopka. The project is not expected to impede navigation on the canal or lake.

  • Khalifa to Handle World’s Largest Vessels

    Emirates Global Aluminium (EGA) has signed a long-term port facility agreement with Abu Dhabi Ports to use some of the world’s largest bulk cargo vessels to import raw materials through Khalifa Port.

  • Dredging underway to restore North Cove, improve...

    The Connecticut Port Authority (CPA) recently announced the start of the North Cove Maintenance Dredging Project. Crews working through spring of 2018 will remove roughly 290,000 cubic yards of sediment to restore the cove to its authorized depth of 11 feet.

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Second phase of dredging at RAK’s Saqr Port commences

The second phase of dredging operations in connection with the berth extension project at Ra’s al-Khaimah’s Saqr Port is due to commence today, according to a Notice to Mariners issued by the Harbour Master of RAK Ports. The work is expected to last for two weeks, subject to weather conditions.
 

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Centre scouting for asset-valuer for Dredging Corp

Unperturbed by workers’ protests and agitations — including an employee reportedly ending his life — the Centre is proceeding with the privatisation of Dredging Corporation of India Ltd (DCI), seeking bids to hire a firm to value the assets of the Visakhapatnam-based company.

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Dredging underway in Muriganga ahead of Gangasagar Mela

The state Irrigation department is carrying out a massive dredging work in Muriganga ahead of Gangasagar Mela on Sagar Island to ensure round the clock operation of vessels to ferry pilgrims from mainland to island and vice versa. Lakhs of people from different parts of the country visit Sagar Island to take a holy dip at the confluence of river Ganga during Makarsankranti every year. The state government makes an elaborate arrangement to ensure that the pilgrims do not face any inconvenience while they are headed towards Sagar Island and their safe return. 

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