Industry Sectors - Dredging


HHLA Chairwoman: Elbe Dredge Must Go Ahead

 09 Feb 2017     Dredging, Global Issues, Terminal Focus

Angela Titzrath has spoken on a court ruling regarding the dredging of the lower and outer stretches of the River Elbe, arguing that delays are highly undesirable given the need to plan for future demands

Hamburg Dredging Illegal?

 09 Feb 2017     Dredging, Environment and Sustainability, Global Issues, Port Focus, Port Planning & Finance, Shipping

A proposed dredging project that would allow the new generation of mega ships to reach the Port of Hamburg has been found to be in breach of court laws

Dredging Mississippi River Trump Priority

 31 Jan 2017     Dredging, Port Focus, Port Planning & Finance, Shipping

Port of South Louisiana has been given assurance that the dredging of the Mississippi River, a critical element to unencumbered movement of cargo and the success of Louisiana’s and the nation’s economy, will take place as part of President Donald Trump’s 50 ‘Emergency and National Security Projects’.

Dynamar: Reefer Box Production Collapses

 27 Jan 2017     Carriers, Container Handling, Dredging, Dry Bulk and Specialist Cargo Handling, Global Issues, Oil, Gas and Chemical Handling, Port Planning & Finance, Shipping

Dynamar has issued the latest report in its Shipping Insight series, the late 2016 edition of 'Dynamar REEFER Analysis: Market Structure, Conventional, Containers', which has revealed that 2016 reefer box production has collapsed by 35% to just 135,000 TEU.

Ukranian Ports Resurrect Dredging Deals

 23 Jan 2017     Dredging, Port Focus, Port Planning & Finance

The Ukrainian Seaports Authority (USPA) has announced its intentions to restart relations with leading Ukrainian and international dredging companies


DP World Creates New Competition

 17 Jan 2017     Automation and Optimisation, Dredging, Port Focus, Port Planning & Finance, Shipping, Terminal Focus

DP World has begun operating a multi-purpose container, bulk, and breakbulk terminal at Saint John, New Brunswick, Canada, as “the premium alternative" to other ports in Eastern Canada and the U.S. Northeast, according to its GM

Damen Get Dutch Contract

 11 Jan 2017     Dredging

On December 22 2016, Damen Shipyards Group signed a contract with the Netherlands-based dredging company Heuvelman Ibis to assist in the operations of a canal dredging project

US Ports Welcome Post-Panamax Ships?

 14 Dec 2016     Dredging, Port Focus, Port Planning & Finance

The Army Corps of engineers has said that the Mississippi River should be dredged to let three southeast Louisiana ports accept the enormous cargo ships built to take advantage of the Panama Canal's expansion

Damen Unveils Marine Aggregate Dredger

 29 Nov 2016     Dredging

Damen Shipyards Group announce new line of Trailing Suction Hopper Dredgers (TSHD) Marine Aggregate Dredger (MAD) 4000 and 5600 vessels

Port Capacity Reaches 300 Million Tonnes

 28 Nov 2016     Container Handling, Dredging, Port Focus, Shipping

Adani Group is preparing to increase the cargo handling capacity of its newly developed deep draught Dhamra port in Odisha to 300 million tonnes per annum