International Dredging Review

International Dredging Review

CIRIA Event To Explore Management of Contaminated Sediments

CIRIA, the construction industry research and information association, is hosting an event to explore how contaminated sediments should be managed in the United Kingdom and to highlight the new CIRIA report C781, “Contaminated Sediments: A Guide for Risk Assessment and Management.” Specifically, the meeting will explore areas… Read More

Corps Proposes Reissue of RGP in North Dakota

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Omaha District proposes to reissue Regional General Permit (RGP) 96-01 for work associated with emergency flood related activities. The Corps proposes to reissue this RGP for a period of five years, with the expiration date of April 30, 2024. The Corps is will receive… Read More

DSC’s Wetta Wins Wendt Commitment Award

William J. “Bill” Wetta, senior vice president of product development and chief technology officer of DSC Dredge, LLC was awarded the Barry K. Wendt Commitment Award during National Stone Sand and Gravel Association’s (NSSGA) annual convention in Indianapolis, Indiana. NSSGA established the Wendt award more than… Read More

Corps Seeks Comment on Dillingham Harbor Dredging

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Alaska District will host a public meeting to gather and consider public comments on the annual maintenance dredging project for Dillingham small boat harbor. The event will be held on Monday, April 1, at 6:30 p.m. at the City Hall Council Chambers, 141 Main… Read More

Norfolk Storm Risk Study Recommended for Congressional Authorization

A U.S. Army Corps of Engineers study investigating coastal storm risk management problems and solutions in Norfolk, Virginia, has been recommended for congressional authorization by Lt. Gen. Todd T. Semonite, Corps chief of engineers and commanding general. The Norfolk Coastal Storm Risk Management Study considered coastal storm risk management and resilience planning… Read More

Corps Releases Guidance to Help Boost Mitigation Bank Program

On February 22, The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers issued Regulatory Guidance Letter (RGL) 19-01 “Mitigation Bank Credit Release Schedules and Equivalency in Mitigation Bank and In-Lieu Fee Program Service Areas.” Developed in collaboration with the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, RGL 19-01 provides guidance to district commanders on two issues… Read More

DSC to Host Annual Dredging Class in New Orleans

DSC Dredge is holding its annual Dreducation™ Class on March 27 at the Omni Royal Orleans in New Orleans, Louisiana. Once a year, industry expert Charles Johnson conducts this dredge operators training course designed to educate and enable industry newcomers on how to become more productive and enable them to work… Read More