International Dredging Review

International Dredging Review

Argentinian Banks Finance Port of Quequén Dredging

Argentinian development bank BICE and local commercial bank Banco Macro agreed to provide $32.2 million US in financing for port administrator Consorcio de Gestión de Puerto Quequén to fund a maintenance dredging project at the local port, BICE said in March. Jan De Nul will perform maintenance dredging to bring… Read More

Panama Canal Welcomes 6,000th Neopanamax Vessel

In late April, the Panama Canal welcomed its 6,000th Neopanamax vessel through its expanded canal, local canal authority, ACP said. The milestone was reached after the LNG vessel Energy Liberty completed the transit. It traveled southbound from the Atlantic to the Pacific Ocean. “Once again, we are proud to celebrate… Read More

Savannah District Completes Dissolved Oxygen System for SHEP Mitigation

On February 14, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Savannah District completed construction of the Dissolved Oxygen Injection System on Hutchinson Island and began testing the plant to verify proper operation. The Speece cones at the Hutchinson Island Dissolved Oxygen Plant, which can process about 150 million galls on water… Read More