International Dredging Review

International Dredging Review

Liebherr Designs Components for LNG-driven Spartacus

Liebherr Components Division, in close cooperation with IHC, has designed a wide spectrum of planetary plug-in gearboxes for cutter suction dredges. Its latest development is for the first LNG-driven 164-meter-long (538-foot) Spartacus. For the Spartacus, Liebherr and IHC developed an anchor winch with two high-torque plug-in gears… Read More

Royal IHC to Provide Dredges to Africa and Asia Customers

Royal IHC has reached agreements with several customers in Africa and Asia to supply IHC Beaver® cutter suction dredges (CSDs) and an IHC Easydredge® trailing suction hopper dredge (TSHD) with an approximate total value of € 100 million (about $110 million). The IHC Easydredge® is available in four types and with… Read More

Workshops on Dredging and Waterway Management in Delaware Announced

Delaware Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control’s Shoreline & Waterway Management Section will be holding three informational public workshops to share information about dredging and other waterway management operations in Delaware. The workshops are scheduled as follows: October 23, 5:00 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. at the South Coastal Library,… Read More

WEDA Accepting Abstracts for the Dredging Summit & Expo

The Western Dredging Association (WEDA) has announced its first call for abstracts for the annual Dredging Summit & Expo ’20. The conference will take place at the Marriott Marquis Hotel in downtown Houston from June 9 to 12, 2020. WEDA’s technical sessions at the Dredging Summit and Expo are an… Read More

CPRA Accepting Proposals for Atchafalaya River Basin Projects

The Louisiana Coastal Protection and Restoration Authority (CPRA) is accepting proposals for specific projects in the Atchafalaya River Basin in anticipation of its Atchafalaya Basin Program Annual Plan for Fiscal Year 2021. CPRA will accept proposals from various sources including academia, parish governments, elected officials, agencies, non-governmental organizations, landowners, businesses,… Read More

St. Paul District Seeks Comments on Dredged Material Management Plan in Pool 5

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers St. Paul District released a draft Environmental Assessment (EA), for its proposed dredged material management plan in Pool 5, near Kellogg, Minnesota. The draft plan outlines the transportation methods and necessary land requirements to permanently place dredged material removed from the Mississippi River in… Read More