International Dredging Review

International Dredging Review

Dredging the Clatskanie River

Government agencies appeared to hinder rather than help the community of Clatskanie Oregon when the tiny community planned a flood control dredging project in their river which flows through the center of town. It had flooded disastrously in February 1996. Ogden Beeman & Associates was hired to perform hydraulic modeling of flood reduction options for the river which is a federally authorized channel. Read More

Great Lakes Finishes Mystic River Job

Great Lakes Dredge & Dock Company complete the first part of a $31.9 million contract for the Boston Harbor Deepening project in which the channles are being deepened to 40 feet from the existing 35 feet. This article describes the project in detail including which dredges are in use cost mitigation and placement of clean and contaminated materials. Read More