International Dredging Review

International Dredging Review

U.S. Dredging Pipeline Task Force Gets to Work

On September 18, the Council for Dredging & Marine Construction Safety (CDMCS) Pipeline Task Force (PTF), a subset of the Dredging Contractors of America (DCA), met to discuss pipeline safety. The number of dredging projects and the depths to which they must go to accommodate larger vessels, require more care… Read More

Echoscope® Upgrades Performance Pack

Echoscope® has introduced a new 4G Performance Pack Upgrade to allow existing customers to upgrade to the latest 3D Processing Engine hardware and firmware and extend the lifespan and capabilities of the equipment. The 4G has improvement in distance measurement accuracy, image clarity, and signal-to-noise and beam… Read More

OSIL Expands ROV Tool Capabilities

Ocean Scientific International Ltd (OSIL) has added multiple water sample collection systems with built-in water quality monitoring to its line of deep sea ROV sampling equipment. OSIL’s range of ROV tools include the instrumented water sample collection system and now an undisturbed sediment sampling system, an instrumented… Read More

Petersen Companies Awarded Stamp Sands Dredging Contract

Petersen Companies Inc., of Minocqua, Wisconsin has been awarded the $2,779,257 contract to dredge the stamp sands in the Keweenaw Peninsula between Gay and Grand Traverse Harbor, Michigan. The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Detroit District awarded the contract and is working in cooperation with the U.S. Read More