International Dredging Review

International Dredging Review

St. Augustine Beach Renourishment Begins

Under the St. John’s County Shore Protection Project, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers has awarded a $9.5 million contract to Marinex Construction for the renourishment of St. Augustine Beach. Construction began December 19 and will last for approximately three months. The shoaling was partially a result of down drift from local beaches so… Read More

Indiana Harbor and Ship Canal Dredging

Dredging of one of the most polluted rivers in the country, the Grand Calumet River, resumed October 18, continuing a project that was first started in 2012 and has removed 1 million cubic yards of material to date. This section of the river clean-up will dredge approximately 180,000 cubic yards… Read More

Jacksonville Harbor Begins Deepening Project

Leadership at JAXPORT joined government officials and the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers on June 17 along the St. Johns River to mark the start of the Pre-Construction Engineering and Design (PED) phase of the Jacksonville Harbor Deepening Project. The initial engineering and design work is expected to take 18 months. Deepening construction could… Read More