International Dredging Review

International Dredging Review

J.F. Brennan Company Completes Dredging for Marsh Restoration Project at Quonochotaug Pond

The Rhode Island Coastal Resources Management Council (CRMC) kicked off a salt marsh restoration and elevation enhancement project at Quonochotaug Pond in Rhode Island, where dredging removed sand from the bottom of the pond and is being used to restore and enhance the adjacent marshland as well as create… Read More

Corps Awards Contract for Dredging Atchafalaya River Bar Channel South of Morgan City

On October 30, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers awarded a single award task order contract to Alaska-based Brice Civil Constructors Inc. to dredge the last 12 miles of the Atchafalaya River Bar Channel south of the Port of Morgan City. The announcement marks a significant milestone for the port,… Read More

CDMCS Honors Government and Industry in First Safety Awards

From left to right, Don Riley, senior advisor at Dawson Associates, Drue Pearce, deputy administrator at the Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration (PHMSA), William Doyle, CEO and executive director at DCA; Hon. Howard “Skip” Elliott, administrator at the PHMSA; Ed Landgraf, chairman of the Coastal and Marine Operators (CAMO);… Read More

La Conner Marina/Port Skagit

Dredging at La Conner Marina, a part of the Port of Skagit in Washington, began September 24. The project will remove 135,000 cubic yards of sediment to restore the basin to depths of -12 feet at mean lower low water. The marina has accumulated sediment from the… Read More

Boskalis Begins Dredging for First Canadian LNG Export Facility

Royal Boskalis Westminster N.V. (Boskalis) has begun dredging for the development of the first large-scale LNG export facility at the District of Kitimat, British Columbia. LNG Canada Development Inc. is overseeing construction and the operations that will convert natural gas to liquefied natural gas for export. The contract value is… Read More

Weeks Marine Begins Emergency Dredging of Moriches Inlet

Weeks Marine began emergency dredging of Moriches Inlet on October 7 under a $9,960,000 contract awarded by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers New York District. The contract was awarded on July 11 with Weeks conducting dredging surveys and mobilizing equipment throughout July and August. An Emergency… Read More