International Dredging Review

International Dredging Review

WEDA Announces Award Winners

At the annual meeting of the Western Dredging Association (WEDA) held June 5 to 7, in Chicago, Illinois. president and chair of WEDA Marcel Hermans presented the organization’s 2019 Annual Lifetime Achievement Award to Craig Daniel Vogt and its 2019 Dredger of the Year Award… Read More

DCA Becomes Charter Member of Maritime Security Council

The Dredging Contractors of America (DCA) is now a charter member of the U.S. Coast Guard’s newly established industry-led, Maritime Security Sector Coordinating Council. Sector Coordinating Councils (SCCs) are self-organized and self-governed councils that enable critical infrastructure owners and operators, their trade associations, and other industry representatives… Read More

Jan De Nul Commits to Reducing CO₂

Jan De Nul Group announced it has committed to reduce carbon dioxide (CO₂) emissions by 15 percent each year during maintenance dredging works at the Nieuwpoort coastal marina. In collaboration with the Flemish government, the company also wants to include by 2020 a minimum requirement of 15… Read More

CEDA Announces Dates and Plans for Dredging Days

The Central Dredging Association (CEDA) Dredging Days 2019 conference and exhibition will be November 7 to 8, at Ahoy Rotterdam, the Netherlands, and will be held in conjunction with Europort 2019 exhibition for maritime technology. Over two days, the program will offer insights and lessons learned to inspire future smart… Read More

Dredge Customized To Meet Demands of Acidic Environment

Damen Dredging Equipment delivered a customized CSD500-S to Australian customer, Energy Resources of Australia (ERA). The CSD, which has been named the Brolga I, will work in an acidic environment with a pH of approximately 3 for which many adaptations have been incorporated. The CSD500-S is based on the… Read More

Jan De Nul Releases 2018 Financial Report

In 2018, Jan De Nul Group realized a turnover of 1,708 million euro ($1,922 million). The EBITDA amounted to 277 million euro ($312 million) or 16.22 percent of turnover. Jan De Nul Group has capital and reserves of more than 2.8 billion euro ($3.2 billion) and a solvency ratio of… Read More

Sonardyne Acquires EIVA

Subsea technology and systems provider Sonardyne International Ltd. has acquired maritime software and equipment specialist EIVA A/S. EIVA will join the Sonardyne group of companies, while remaining an independent business and brand. EIVA CEO Jeppe Nielsen will remain in his position, and Sonardyne’s Investment… Read More