International Dredging Review

International Dredging Review

WEDA Midwest Chapter Meeting Open for Registration

Registration is open for the 2018 WEDA Midwest Chapter Meeting in Toledo, Ohio. The meeting will be held at the Renaissance Downtown Hotel from March 13 to 15. On Tuesday, March 13, the general sessions start with a “Dredging 101 Short Course,” followed by an Ice Breaker Reception at hotel… Read More

CEDA Dredging Days, “Sustainable Dredging, Continued Benefits” held in Rotterdam, November 2017

With more than 200 delegates, speakers and exhibitors gathering at Ahoy Conference Center in Rotterdam, the Central Dredging Association (CEDA) Dredging Days conference and exhibition, held on November 9 to 10, continued its past successes. Held biennially in conjunction with Europort 2017, an exhibit for innovative maritime technologies and shipbuilding,… Read More

New ANAMAR Owners Plan to Continue Strong Dredging Industry Presence

Kathryn and Ross Thomas, both former Navy pilots, have purchased a majority interest in ANAMAR Environmental Consulting, Inc. They will serve as chief executive officer and chief financial officer, respectively. Anamar is a woman-owned small business headquartered in Gainesville, Florida, pursuing the veteran-owned small business designation, and is a major… Read More

Great Lakes Dredging Team Hosts 2017 Webinar Meeting

The Great Lakes Dredging Team held its 2017 Fall Webinar Meeting on December 7, bringing together members from the Army Corps of Engineers Buffalo, Detroit and Chicago Districts, Great Lakes Commission, American Great Lakes Ports Association, Great Lakes port authorities and more. The group is a partnership of federal and… Read More

WEDA to Host 2018 Conference in Norfolk

The Western Dredging Association (WEDA) 2018 Dredging Summit and Expo will be held at the Hilton Norfolk The Main Hotel in Norfolk, Virginia, from June 25 to 28. The theme for this year’s conference is “Navigating the Future in Dredging,” which will focus on dredging presentations with an emphasis on… Read More

PIANC Releases Field Version of Soil Classification Report

In September PIANC issued an abridged field version to its 2015 publication “Classification of Soils and Rocks for the Maritime Dredging Process.” In November 2015 PIANC MarCom issued the comprehensive report which included the classification itself also dealt with the interaction between the soil and rock properties and the complete… Read More