International Dredging Review

International Dredging Review

IADC Releases Fleet List

The International Association of Dredging Contractors (IADC) has released an updated version of the IADC Fleet List. Data regarding the plants of IADC members is gathered annually by the Registered Plant Committee and then formulated into a list. The Fleet List is given to Clarksons Research, where the data… Read More

Merré Shipyard Delivers SEEM 16-640ST Dredge

The stationary dredge SEEM 16-640ST, a steel hulled and aluminum superstructure named Milady, was launched at Merré shipyard. It was built for the Services Industriels de Genève, based in Switzerland. The cutter suction dredge was designed by the Merré Design Office. It can extract approximately 50,000 cubic… Read More

Cape Blossom Proposed Navigation Improvements Open for Public Comment

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Alaska District prepared a draft feasibility report and environmental assessment on the proposed navigation improvements at Cape Blossom, about 12 miles south of Kotzebue, Alaska. The draft report gives an overview of the proposed project and preliminary analysis of potential environmental impacts. The public… Read More

Public Meeting on Dredged Material Management in Winona, Minnesota

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers St. Paul District is hosting a public meeting on January 31 to gather public input into its planning efforts to manage Mississippi River dredged material in Winona, Minnesota. The meeting is scheduled from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. at the Winona County History Center,… Read More

IADC’s Dredging and Reclamation Seminar to be Held June 24 to 28

The International Association of Dredging Companies (IADC) will hold its Dredging and Reclamation Seminar at the IHE Delft Institute for Water Education, in Delft, The Netherlands from June 24 to 28. The seminar is aimed at (future) decision makers and their advisors in governments, port and harbor authorities, off-shore companies… Read More

Public Comments Accepted for Queen Bess Island Restoration

The Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill Louisiana Trustee Implementation Group (Louisiana TIG) has released the Draft Restoration Plan and Environmental Assessment #1.1: Restoration of Queen Bess Island. The draft plan proposes activities for restoring natural resources and services in Louisiana that were injured or lost as a result of the Deepwater… Read More

Teledyne CARIS Software Developer Wins National Award for Excellence in Academic Performance

Teledyne CARIS announced that software developer, Marta Padilla, has been awarded the Ministry of Education in Spain’s prestigious National Award for Excellence in Academic Performance in the field of Engineering and Architecture. This award is one of the oldest academic awards granted, with a history dating back to the… Read More