International Dredging Review

International Dredging Review

Corps Seeks Restoration Project Candidates for the Chesapeake Bay

U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Baltimore and Norfolk Districts, in partnership with the National Fish and Wildlife Foundation (NFWF), have released the main report of the draft Chesapeake Bay Comprehensive Water Resources and Restoration Plan. This plan informs government and non-government of the problems, needs and opportunities within the 64,000-square-mile… Read More

Coda Octopus Releases Survey Engine® 5.6

Coda Octopus has released version 5.6 of its Survey Engine® software package. Survey Engine 5.6 has upgraded from a 32-bit application to a 64-bit application allowing for the integration of a suite of geophysical data interpretation software to access larger amounts of member and manage larger data sets. Productivity for… Read More

Dutch Maritime Industry Showing Signs of Recovery

At its May 24networking meeting, the Netherlands Maritime Technology trade association reported that the Dutch maritime industry continues to recover with recent declines in turnover leveling off. In 2017, turnover decreased by five percent for yards and suppliers, and the total workforce decreased by just more than three percent. Read More

Jan De Nul Releases Annual Report

The Jan De Nul Group has released its annual report citing a turnover of 1.758 million euro ($2.1 million USD) and an EBITDA of 365 million, rising to 21 percent of the company’s turnover. The net profit for the year was 70 million euro ($82 million USD). Overall, the Jan De Nul… Read More

Corps Adds Flood Risk Management Projects to Budget Act of 2018

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers announced additional work that it will accomplish with funding provided in Public Law 115-123, the Bipartisan Budget Act of 2018, signed into law February 9, 2018. Public Law 115-123 provided the Corps a total of $17.398 billion in six appropriations accounts: Investigations; Construction; Mississippi… Read More