International Dredging Review

International Dredging Review

Registration Opens for WEDA Conferences

Registration has opened for Western Dredging Association (WEDA) Gulf Coast and Pacific Coast Chapter Conferences. The meetings will provide a forum for the exchange of information of interest to the dredging industry and its associates. Representatives from all areas of the industry, including regulatory, resource agencies, contracting and manufacturing, will… Read More

Lagersmit Appoints Hagler Systems as Distributor for USA and Alberta, Canada

Lagersmit has joined forces with Hagler Systems. During the Western Dredging  Association (WEDA) conference, Hagler Systems was officially appointed distributor for the U.S. and Alberta, Canada dredge and mining market. Lagersmit provides Liquidyne and Supreme sealing solutions to dredge operators and mining customers. “Lagersmit… Read More

Registration Opens for 2019 WEDA Eastern Chapter Meeting

Registration is open for the 2019 Western Dredging Association Eastern Chapter Meeting. The meeting is set to be held at the Hotel Dupont in downtown Wilmington, Delaware, from October 16 to 18. This year’s program has been developed around the specific topic of Beneficial Use of Dredged Materials. Presentation proposals… Read More

Illinois and Iowa Lawmakers Request Emergency Dredging Funds

Representatives Cheri Bustos (IL-17) and Darin LaHood (IL-18) sent a letter with lawmakers from the Illinois and Iowa congressional delegations to the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Mississippi Valley Division in support of emergency dredging funding requests from the Rock Island District. The funding would be used to bring the… Read More

Hydrographic Society Announces Winners of the Student Award

The International Federation of Hydrographic Societies (IFHS) announced the winners of its Student Award for 2018 and 2019. Newly appointed Chairman, Eric Langlois, presented Hamza Mazih and Christopher Haddon with their £1,500 (GBP) ($1,865) prizes and commemorative certificates at an evening ceremony in Marseille, France, on June… Read More

Buffalo Reef Task Force Schedules Public Meeting To Discuss Dredging

The Buffalo Reef Task Force has scheduled a public meeting in Lake Linden, Michigan, to discuss three dredging alternatives for managing historic copper mine tailings threatening to destroy spawning habitat areas in and around Buffalo Reef in the Keweenaw Peninsula. The meeting is set for 6:00 p.m. EDT July 31… Read More