International Dredging Review

International Dredging Review

Ocean Dredging Signs Multi-Year Dredging Contract

Ocean Dredging DS, a Quebec based maritime company, signed its first multi-year dredging contract with Empressa Generadora de Electricidad Itabo in the Dominican Republic. The maintenance work will be done annually with crews of the Ocean Traverse Nord dredge to sustain adequate depths for safe access to… Read More

Registration Opens for IADC Dredging and Land Reclamation Seminar

The International Association of Dredging Contractors (IADC) Dredging and Land Reclamation Seminar will be held from October 15 to 19 in Panama. The event is designed to provide hands-on experience to governments, port and harbor authorities, off-shore companies and other organizations on dredging throughout the world. More than 1,200 participants… Read More

JFSE Celebrates the One Year Anniversary of Its Jetting System

A year ago, James Fisher Subsea Excavation (JFSE) launched its new jetting system and has since completed 12 contracts. The high velocity jet increases the soil-cutting abilities of JFSE’s excavators by using central jets instead of the standard side positioned jets making it easier to cut through… Read More

Teledyne Caris Bathy DataBASE Selected by The Danish Geodata Agency

The Danish Geodata Agency Geodatastyrelsen (GST) has selected Bathy DataBASE™ (BDB) as the new system for depth data management for current and future needs. GST surveys and charts the waters around Denmark, the Faroe Islands and Greenland to ensure safe passage at sea in accordance with international… Read More

Royal IHC Nominated for Dutch Maritime Award

On November 12, the winners of the five Dutch Maritime Awards will be announced during the Maritime Awards Gala in Amsterdam. The event attended by close to 900 maritime professionals is the highlight of the Dutch Maritime Week held November 10 to 17. Royal IHC is nominated for the Maritime… Read More

Royal Boskalis Releases Half Year Results

Royal Boskalis Westminster N.V. (Boskalis) has released its operating results from the first half of 2018. Overall there was a decrease in the first half, as compared to 2017, mostly due to a drop in the Offshore Energy division, which has prompted Boskalis to terminate these activities. The company… Read More

Registration Opens for WEDA Gulf Coast Chapter Meeting

Registration is now open for the 2018 WEDA Gulf Coast Chapter meeting taking place November 13 to 15 in New Orleans, Louisiana. Attendees from all areas of the industry including regulatory, resource agencies, contracting and manufacturing will exchange information on dredging economics, benefits, technologies and current issues. The event will also… Read More

Manson Awarded Duval County Contract

Manson Construction Company was awarded a $15,682,725 by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Jacksonville District to restore eroded beaches and dunes in Duval County. The project will remove approximately 850,000 cubic yards of sand for placement on close to 8 miles of eroded beaches including Jacksonville,… Read More

Damen Shipyards Galati Celebrates 125 Years

Damen Shipyards Galati celebrated its 125-year anniversary in coordination with Shipbuilder’s Day (Ziua Navalistului) on August 15. About 7,000 people attended the event, including employees and former employees of the yard, Galati city officials, clients and the media. Galati has delivered more than 1,300 vessels during its… Read More