International Dredging Review

International Dredging Review

Damen Shipyards Cape Town Holds Dredging Seminar

Damen Shipyards Cape Town (DSCT) held a one-day dredging seminar for more than 50 attendees on November 23. Guests included representatives from companies across Southern Africa that supply dredging services employ dredging services or have an interest in dredging and government agencies.     Sefale Montsi… Read More

Electric-Powered Dredge Launched in New Jersey

A new 16-inch electric powered cutter suction dredge has been launched through a joint project between Custom Dredge Works (CDW) Inc and Triborough Sand & Stone. The launch occurred at the Triborough Sand Plant in Voorhees New Jersey. The electric-powered dredge is more eco- friendly and efficient than… Read More

Panolin America Expands Headquarters

Panolin America Inc. is moving its headquarters to 2300 Barrington Road Hoffman Estates Illinois. The new location will serve as the company’s United States headquarters. Along with the move the company has also hired a new office manager and East Coast regional sales manager. Rosa Casey has over twenty years of… Read More

Furuno Introduces SC70 and SC130

Furuno has added two new products SC70 and SC130 to its Satellite Compass to meet and exceed standards for accuracy. The SC70 has a heading accuracy of .4 degrees and a speed accuracy of .02 knots. The SC130 has the same speed accuracy with a heading accuracy of .25 degrees. Read More

Furuno Enhances Radar Line

Furuno has added Fast Target Tracking and ARPA capability to its line of radars technology. The DRS4DL for NavNet TZtouch and NavNet TZtouch2 are now called DRS4DL+.    The DRS4DL+ a 4kW 36n.m. Radar housed in a 19-inch Radome will work well on smaller boats with clearance constraints. In addition… Read More

Teledyne Marine Introduces Teledyne PDS

Teledyne PDS a software package for hydrographic survey and dredging operation has a new application for Pile Driving guidance and monitoring. Customers can use the new high-performance software to get quick accurate GNSS positions of piles visualization of the pile driving process and increased crew safety.    Operators… Read More

MIBAC Tool Introduced by Teledyne CARIS™

The Teledyne CARIS™ release of HIPS and SIPS™ 10.4 represents the first commercial release of CIDCO’s Multibeam-IMU Automatic Boresight Calibration (MIBAC) algorithm tool. The tool simplifies survey planning and post-processing for calibration requirements by requiring fewer survey lines in the field and providing repeatable calculation of … Read More

Wärtsilä to Provide LNG ATB

The technology group Wärtsilä has been selected by Quality Liquefied Natural Gas Transport LLC (Q-LNG) to provide a range of products and solutions for a new 4000 m3 capacity articulated tug barge (ATB).    The vessel is being built at VT Halter marine shipyard in Pascagoula Mississippi and will… Read More

Hemisphere GNSS Now Offering Atlas Basic

Hemisphere GNSS introduced a series of upgrades to its Atlas GNSS Global Correction Service. Atlas Basic gives users of both single and multi-frequency multi-GNSS receivers the ability to achieve SBAS-equivalent performance anywhere in the world. The system offers accuracy of 30 to 50 centimeters. Atlas Basic also includes global ionospheric… Read More

B’laster Offers New Grease Product

PB Penetrating Grease a combination of penetrant and high-quality synthetic grease has been developed by the B’laster Corporation especially for use in corrosive environments. The product protects and lubricates with a time-release formula that works to prevent future rust and corrosion. It is available as a cartridge aerosol spray… Read More