International Dredging Review

International Dredging Review

Kongsberg Recognized for Exemplary Customer Service

Kongsberg Digital has received the NorthFace Scoreboard AwardSM and certification from the Customer Relationship Management Institute (CRMI). This is the second year Kongsberg has received the award for its Support24 team. The award recognizes organizations who offer exemplary customer service, continuously exceeding customer expectations. To qualify for the NorthFace… Read More

Upcoming Events For the Great Lakes Dredging Team

The Great Lakes Dredging Team has announced two upcoming events. On March 19 at 3:00 p.m, Chuck Theiling of the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers-Engineer Research and Development Center will present a webinar: Beneficial Use of Dredged Material: Can Soil Sales Save Peoria Lake? Theiling will discuss how manufacturing custom soil blends from… Read More

IADC Safety Awards 2018 Now Accepting Nominations

As of February 28, the International Association of Dredging Companies (IADC) is accepting nominations for its 2018 Safety Award. Innovative ideas to improve on-the-job safety, avoid accidents and save lives should be submitted to the IADC’s Safety Committee. The registration deadline is May 31. The IADC Safety Award is open to… Read More

Contract Awarded for Phase II of Singapore Port

The Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore (MPA) has awarded a contract for its port development project Tuas Terminal Phase II in Singapore. The award went to a consortium of Royal Boskalis Westminster N.V., Penta Ocean Construction Company and Hyundai Engineering & Construction Company. The contract value is approximately SGD… Read More

Scheldt River Becomes First LNG Vessel Bunkered in Germany

DEME’s pioneering dual fuel Trailing Suction Hopper Dredge Scheldt River became the first hopper dredge and first LNG vessel bunkered with Liquified Natural Gas (LNG) in Germany. The dredge was loaded with about 85 tons of fuel at the Brunsbüttel Ports on February 12. Nauticor GmbH & Co. KG of… Read More

Jan De Nul Group Orders Two New Dual-Fuel Dredges

Jan De Nul Group has ordered a 6,000-cubic-meter (7,847-cubic-yard) and an 18,000-cubic-meter (23,543-cubic-yard) trailing suction hopper dredge. Cosco (Dalian) Shipyard Co. Ltd. will build the larger vessel in its shipyard in Dalian in China, and Keppel Singmarine Pte. Ltd. will build the smaller trailing suction hopper dredges in Singapore. Both… Read More