Dredging

  • With dredging project complete, Elizabeth II sets...

    A 90-day dredging project to deepen and widen the channels within Shallowbag Bay and Roanoke Sound in Manteo was recently completed successfully, opening up the waterways to many vessels that had previously been unable to navigate the shallow waters due to shoaling—including the Elizabeth II sailing ship docked at Roanoke Island Festival Park.

     

  • Damen expands Hopper Dredger portfolio

    Damen is known in the Dredging market for its array of vessels for different dredging projects. These vessels include a range of cutter suction dredgers, workboats and small to mid-size trailing suction hopper dredgers, or TSHDs. Recently the TSHD range has been renewed and expanded; the full range now covering hopper volumes from 650 m3 to 5,000 m3.

     

  • National Marine Dredging Company names new board

    National Marine Dredging Company PJSC (NMDC), one of the leading companies providing dredging, reclamation, and marine construction services in the Middle East, has announced its new board of directors for the next three years with Mohammed Thani Murshed Al Rumaithi as its chairman.
     

  • Dredging progress in Russia

    According to the forecast of FSUE Rosmorport shared at the Congress, the company will dredge 28.3 million cbm of material in 2021 including 20 million cbm of capital dredging and 8.3 million cbm of maintenance dredging. In 2020, the total scope of dredging performed under Rosmorport's projects totaled 16 million cbm. Rosmorport gradually increases the share of dredging performed its own facilities. In 2021, it will reach 8 million cbm. 

     

  • Dare commissioners provide funding needed to...

    The Dare County Board of Commissioners have approved a request to provide the additional funding needed to keep the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers’ dredge Merritt working in Hatteras Inlet long enough to break through shoaling in the South Ferry Channel — a move the county says will be a game-changer for local commercial fishermen who rely on a fully open and navigable waterway.

     

  • Dredging begins at Braddock Bay

    Dredging along Braddock Bay on Lake Ontario began Monday. It’s part of New York State’s $15 million REDI Regional Dredging Project, designed to maintain safe passageways for boats.

     

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Kooiman building Hegemann Dredging's new hopper dredge

The Netherlands-based shipbuilder Kooiman Marine Group is building a new trailing suction hopper dredger (TSHD) for German Detlef Hegemann Aktiengesellschaft. The 1,500-cubic-meter dredger is designed to execute multiple types of dredging activities at specific locations. Hegemann V is scheduled for delivery in July 2022.

 
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Conrad Shipyard lays keel for GLDD trailing suction hopper dredge

Morgan City, La., headquartered Conrad Shipyard recently hosted a ceremony at its Deepwater shipyard in Amelia, La., to mark the laying of the keel of a 6,500-cubic-yard trailing suction hopper dredge under construction for Great Lakes Dredge & Dock Company (GLDD). Delivery of the dredge is scheduled before the end of first quarter 2023.

 
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Port of Baltimore completes dredging for second 50-foot deep berth

The Helen Delich Bentley Port of Baltimore completed dredging operations this week to create a second, 50-foot deep container berth at its Seagirt Marine Terminal. The project, accomplished as part of the public-private partnership between the Maryland Department of Transportation Maryland Port Administration (MDOT MPA) and Ports America Chesapeake, will allow the Port to accommodate two ultra-large ships simultaneously by the end of this year.

 
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