International Dredging Review

International Dredging Review

House Committee Holds Roundtable in Oregon to Discuss WRDA

On April 20, the House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure, Subcommittee on Water Resources and Environment, held a roundtable policy discussion, “America’s Water Resources Infrastructure: Concepts for the Next Water Resources Development Act, Part II.” The event, held in Coos Bay, Oregon, covered challenges states and communities face in rebuilding… Read More

Sail-In Breaks Records

More than 115 officers and representatives from U.S.-flag shipping companies, maritime labor unions and maritime organizations and associations visited 169 Congressional offices during the ninth annual Maritime Industry Congressional Sail-In. This was a record-setting event for the most offices visited during a Sail-In. Industry leaders met to discuss the importance… Read More


The 5th International Dredging Technology Development Conference was held in Beijing China on November 28 and 29 with participants coming from many European countries. Under the theme of “Dredging Ecology Sustainability” major global dredging projects were profiled as well as the progress of dredging technology in China which has become… Read More

WEDA Midwest Chapter Meeting Open for Registration

Registration is open for the 2018 WEDA Midwest Chapter Meeting in Toledo Ohio. The meeting will be held at the Renaissance Downtown Hotel from March 13 to 15. On Tuesday March 13 the general sessions start with a “Dredging 101 Short Course” followed by an Ice Breaker Reception at… Read More

CEDA Hosts Meeting at Damen Yard

On September 28 the Central Dredging Association held a meeting was at the Damen Dredging Equipment’s (DDE) yard in Nijkerk the Netherlands. The focus of the event was on small scale dredging. J.G.S. Pennekamp CEDA chairman and host of the event welcomed a crowd of dredging professionals including contractors civil… Read More