International Dredging Review

International Dredging Review

Remediation of Extensive 19th Century Oil Contamination Completed in Historic Gloucester, Massachusetts, Harbor Area

The Gloucester (Massachusetts) Gas Light Company (GCLC) operated a manufactured gas plant (MGP) facility on the Gloucester waterfront from 1854 to 1952 and produced coal gas and then carbureted water gas for lighting and other purposes in the surrounding community. When the plant shut down in 1952, the land was… Read More

Jan De Nul Group Subsidiary Signs agreement with Payra Port Authority in Bangladesh

Jan De Nul Group’s subsidiary Payra Dredging Company Limited (PDCL) entered into a concession agreement with Payra Port Authority (PPA) for the capital and maintenance dredging of the Rabnabad Channel at Payra Port. This public-private partnership (PPP) contract was awarded at the end 2017. The official signing… Read More

Ryba Marine to Dredge River Rouge in Michigan

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Detroit District awarded Ryba Marine Construction Company from Cheboygan, Michigan, a $736,000 contract for maintenance dredging in the River Rouge in southwest Detroit, Michigan. Ryba Marine will remove approximately 66,500 cubic yards of shoal material from Dix Road to the I-75… Read More