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Corps Awards GLDD Contract for Delaware Beach Project

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Philadelphia District awarded a contract to Great Lakes Dredge and Dock Company, LLC for $7.21 million to conduct periodic nourishment of the Rehoboth Beach and Dewey Beach Coastal Storm Risk Management project. Located on the Atlantic Coast of Delaware, the project… Read More

Great Lakes Awarded Contract for NJ Coastal Storm Risk Project

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Philadelphia District awarded a $32.5 million contract to Great Lakes Dredge & Dock Company to complete periodic nourishment of two Coastal Storm Risk Management projects in Cape May County, New Jersey. The contract includes dredging more than 2.4 million cubic yards… Read More

GLDT Hosts Webinar on Corps Section 408 Projects

On October 15, the Great Lakes Dredging Team hosted a webinar on “Working with the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers on Sec. 408 projects.” The Corps Section 408 policy, starting September 10, 2018, established the process and criteria the Corps uses to review requests to alter Corps Civil Works projects,… Read More

Firm Responsible for Miami Harbor Deepening Project Coral Monitoring Stands By Its Data and Results

In July 2015, the Port of Miami completed a major dredging project to deepen the harbor to 55 feet. The project, permitted by the Florida Department of Environmental Protection (FDEP), included monitoring of the coral colonies in the area. Twenty-six locations were monitored, 16 channel-side sites and 10 far-field control… Read More

Hall Contracting Completes Project in Fiji; Expands Fleet with Backhoe Dredge

In May, Hall Contracting completed a project at Fiji’s first iron sand export facility. Dredging for the Lautoka Wharf project began in October 2018. In June, Hall Contracting also expanded its dredge fleet with the first Australian backhoe dredge, which started its work in Cairns at the Trinity Inlet shipping… Read More