International Dredging Review

International Dredging Review

AIWA Board Makes D.C. Visit

In March, the Atlantic Intracoastal Waterway Association (AIWA) board of directors traveled to Washington, D.C. to advocate on behalf of the Atlantic Intracoastal Waterway (AIWW). The trip included 12 meetings with congressional offices and staff from the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers to discuss the associations legislative priorities… Read More

Van Oord Releases 2018 Revenue Report

In 2018, Van Oord recorded EUR 1.88 billion ($2.2 billion) in revenue (2017: EUR 1.53 billion/ $1.72 billion) with a net profit of EUR 92 million ($104 million) (2017: EUR 78 million/ $88 million). The increase in revenue was mainly driven by offshore wind activities, which realized… Read More

Royal IHC Delivers 2,000th Pump

Royal IHC delivered the 2,000th dredge pump to be built by the company. To celebrate this milestone, a select group of customers and partners was invited to the ‘Royal IHC Pump Experience’ at its headquarters in Kinderdijk. With a number of interactive workshops and demonstrations provided, the guests were… Read More

WEDA Releases Latest Journal of Dredging

The Western Dredging Association (WEDA) has released its latest edition of the Journal of Dredging. The journal provides technical and project information on dredging engineering topics. The peer-reviewed papers present engineering solutions to dredging and placement problems including dredging techniques, hydrographic surveys, dredge automation, dredge safety, instrumentation, design aspects, dredged… Read More

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