International Dredging Review

International Dredging Review

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

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