Industry Sectors - Dredging



US Approves Virginia’s 55-Foot Deepening Project

 04 Jul 2018

Dredging operations to bring the Norfolk Harbour at the Port of Virginia to the target depth of 55-feet have been authorized by the U.S Army Corps of Engineers

  Dredging, Port Focus, Port Planning & Finance, Shipping


Charleston Receives $49 Million for Dredging Project

 12 Jun 2018

The US Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) has been awarded $49 million in funding for the Charleston Harbour Deepening Project

  Dredging, Mega Ship Ready, Port Focus, Port Planning & Finance, Shipping


Panama Canal Breaks Monthly Tonnage Record

 06 Jun 2018

The Panama Canal has set a new monthly tonnage record, handling 38.1 million tons of cargo in May 2018

  Automation and Optimisation, Dredging, Global Issues, Shipping, Supply Chain




Port of Riga sees Increase in Megaship Calls

 29 May 2018

The Port of Riga, Latvia, has seen a total increase in the size of ships it accepts after the redevelopment work to widen the Panama Canal

  Container Handling, Dredging, Mega Ship Ready, Port Focus, Port Planning & Finance, Shipping


Yilport Begins Dredging at Puerto Bolivar

 23 Apr 2018

Yilport Holding has begun dredging operations at Puerto Bolivar in Ecuador as part of a string of investments to expand and improve marine terminals capabilities

  Dredging, Port Focus, Port Planning & Finance


US Coast Guard Shares Video of Dredger Fire Incident

 19 Apr 2018

The US Coast Guard has released footage of it responding to a mayday call from a dredging vessel involved in a gas pipeline fire

  Dredging, Health and Safety, Oil, Gas and Chemical Handling


Port of Gdansk Set for $292 Million Investment

 29 Mar 2018

The Port of Gdansk are looking to invest upwards of PLN 1 billion (approx. US$ 292 million) in the modernization of the quay and dredging of the fairway

  Dredging, Port Focus, Port Planning & Finance