International Dredging Review

International Dredging Review

B’laster Offers New Grease Product

PB Penetrating Grease, a combination of penetrant and high-quality synthetic grease, has been developed by the B’laster Corporation especially for use in corrosive environments. The product protects and lubricates with a time-release formula that works to prevent future rust and corrosion. It is available as a cartridge, aerosol spray,… Read More

Teledyne Improves Service and Repair

Teledyne Marine Imaging (RESON, BlueView and Odom) has introduced a faster and simpler process for customers to access service and repairs. Now all repairs will be directed to the company’s ISO 9001 certified manufacturing facility, where the service engineers and manufacturing team will work to remedy problems, bringing in R&D… Read More

EADA Seminar: Dredging in Indian Subcontinent, Past, Present and Future

The Eastern Dredging Association (EADA) India announced a conference on dredging in India to be held in late February. EADA invites its members, non-members and maritime professionals to participate and contribute research papers and technical papers. EADA is one of the sister organizations of Western Dredging Association and the Central… Read More

IADC Launches Online Dredging Encyclopedia

The International Association of Dredging Companies (IADC) announced that its “Knowledge Centre” is online. The development of this index of definitions of dredging terminology, methods and applications has taken more than a year to research, write and launch. For anyone looking for any information on dredging, the IADC’s Knowledge… Read More

Damen Expands in China

Damen Shipyards Group has opened Damen’s China Support Company in Shanghai to support commercial involvement and development in the region. John Zhou is managing director of the new company and will work on providing service to clients in the region and on commercial activity for Damen newbuild and Damen Marine… Read More

Cottrell Contracting Ends Year With Zero Loss Time

Devon Carlock, vice president of Safety & Government Relations at Cottrell Contracting Corporation of Chesapeake, Virginia, reports that Cottrell finished 2017 with no loss time due to illness or injury. “The commitment to safety from the Cottrell Contracting team has been overwhelming. The safety culture change has been incredible. The… Read More

James Fisher Subsea Excavation Forms Joint Venture with Ocean Team Asia Pacific

James Fisher Subsea Excavation (JFSE), part of James Fisher and Sons plc, has formed a joint venture with Ocean Team Asia Pacific (OTAP) to form James Fisher Ocean Team Ltd., a global subsea excavation specialist. OTAP provides solutions to help global energy businesses expand in China and overseas, while JFSE… Read More

Van Oord turns 150

In 2018 Van Oord dredging and marine contractor, headquartered in Rotterdam, the Netherlands, is celebrating its 150th anniversary. The first announcement came in the form of a video which introduces their jubilee theme, “Marine Ingenuity.” While Van Oord began as a family business in 1868, it has grown into… Read More