International Dredging Review

International Dredging Review

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

Manson Construction Dredges Thimble Shoal Channel

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Norfolk District awarded a maintenance dredging contract to Manson Construction Co. for the Chesapeake Bay Thimble Shoal Channel in Virginia, in early March. The dredging will maintain 11 miles of the channel to a depth of 52 feet for the average… Read More

Cavache to Dredge IWW Channel for Florida Counties

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Jacksonville District announced maintenance dredging of the Intracoastal Waterway (IWW) channel for Palm Beach and Broward counties is underway. The locations are approximately 16 miles apart. Dredging in Palm Beach County is limited to a small shoal and will bring the channel down to… Read More

Weeks Marine to Restore Rockaway Beach

An agreement between New York City and the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers to use dredged sand to re-nourish and restore Rockaway beach between Beach 92nd Street and Beach 103rd Street was announced in March. Depending on the severity of spring storms and the dredging schedule, the project should allow… Read More

4H Construction Dredges Horseshoe Cove in Florida

4H Construction Corporation of Cleveland, Mississippi, began removing shoal material from Horseshoe Cove and the turning basin. The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Jacksonville District awarded the $2,067,025 contract in December 2018. The dredging will return this area to its authorized depth of 6 feet, with 1 foot of allowable… Read More

King Company to Dredge Ontonagon Harbor

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Detroit District awarded a contract for maintenance dredging in the Ontonagon Harbor. King Company, Inc. from Holland, Michigan, was awarded a more than $1.1 million contract to dredge the federal channel in the Ontonagon Harbor in the Upper Peninsula of Michigan. King Company will… Read More

Corps to Address Sediment Accumulation in Ocean City Inlet

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Baltimore District, the Maryland Department of Natural Resources and Worcester County signed a Project Partnership Agreement to start work on a navigation improvement project to address sediment accumulation, within the Ocean City Inlet. The Corps dredges the inlet two or more times per year… Read More

Corps Seeks Comment on Rye Harbor Project

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers New England District announced plans to perform maintenance dredging of the Rye Harbor Federal navigation project (FNP) in Rye, New Hampshire. A comment period for the project runs through March 27. The FNP consists of a channel that is 100 feet wide and 10… Read More