International Dredging Review

International Dredging Review

CPRA’s Caminada Headland Project Wins Best Restored Beach Award

The Louisiana Coastal Protection and Restoration Authority (CPRA) has been named a national winner for Best Restored Beaches from the American Shore and Beach Preservation Association (ASBPA). CPRA’s Caminada Headland Beach and Dune Restoration project restored more than 13 miles of beach and dune. The project restored more than… Read More

Duval County Shore Protection Wins ASBPA’s Best Restored Beach Award

The American Shore and Beach Preservation Association (ASBPA) recognized the Duval County Shore Protection Project as one of the nation’s best restored beaches for 2019. The project includes four county beaches: Atlantic, Neptune and Jacksonville beaches, and Hannah Park. The area had back to back sand renourishments… Read More

Early Plans for WODCON XXIII Announced

The Word Organization of Dredging Associations (WODCON) XXIII will take place from May 16 to 20, 2022, at the Tivoli Congress Centre, Copenhagen, Denmark, with the theme ‘Dredging is changing.’ Johan Pennekamp, chair of the WODCON XXIII organizing committee, explained the thinking behind the theme by saying, “Apart from stating… Read More

San Juan Harbor Navigation Project Moves Forward

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Jacksonville District, Col. Andrew Kelly and the executive director for Puerto Rico Ports Authority (PRPA), Anthony O. Maceira Zayas signed a partnership agreement on May 24 to move forward to the design phase of the San Juan Harbor Navigation Improvements project. The $54 million… Read More

Boskalis Issues Trade Update

In May, Royal Boskalis Westminster N.V. (Boskalis) released a trading update, indicating its market picture and developments for the first three months of the year are in line with the expectations outlined at the publication of the 2018 annual results. The picture includes higher revenue compared to… Read More

Jan de Nul Launches Fourth Ultra-Low Emission Vessel

Jan De Nul Group has launched its fourth Ultra-Low Emission vessel, the 6,000-cubic-meter (7,848-cubic-yard) trailing suction hopper dredge, Sanderus. This green vessel is the first of two identical medium-sized hopper dredges under construction at Keppel Offshore &Marine’s shipyard in Singapore, fitted with a two-stage filtering technique for… Read More

Dragflow and DSC Form Partnership

DRAGFLOW and DSC  Dredge have partnered to expand each company’s portfolio and customer service reach. Dragflow has more than 25 years of experience in manufacturing heavy duty pumps and complete dredging equipment focusing on design and manufacturing activities for dredging, mining and industrial sectors. Read More