International Dredging Review

International Dredging Review

WEDA Environmental Excellence Awards Focus on Contaminated Sediment Removal, Mechanical Dredging and Salt Marsh Restoration

Improving waterways through dredging and protecting the environment can be achieved simultaneously as proven by the dredging projects that were honored during the Annual Summit & Expo of the Western Dredging Association (WEDA) held in Norfolk, Virginia, in late June. The Environmental Excellence Award winners were chosen by WEDA’s Environmental… Read More

2018 WEDA Environmental Excellence Awards Receives More Nominations Than Ever

Each year at the Western Dredging Association (WEDA) Summit and Exhibition, the Environmental Commission of the organization presents special awards to outstanding projects in several specific environmental categories. “The response to our requests for submissions for our 2018 environmental awards surpassed our expectations,” said Craig Vogt, chair of the Environmental… Read More

WEDA Seeks Nominees for Safety Excellence Awards

The Western Dredging Association (WEDA) is seeking organizations or project teams with exceptional safety performance and a proactive approach to raising awareness of safety in dredging for its Safety Excellence Award. One winner will be chosen for both the Dredging Contractor and Dredging Project awards, Winners will be announced… Read More

WEDA Accepts Applications for its Environmental Excellence Awards

Applications are now being accepted for the 2018 Western Dredging Association (WEDA) Environmental Excellence Awards. One award will be given for each of the three following categories: Dredging for Navigation – to create or maintain navigation channels; Environmental Dredging – environmental enhancement such as remediation or wetland creation; and Mitigation… Read More

Kongsberg Recognized for Exemplary Customer Service

Kongsberg Digital has received the NorthFace Scoreboard AwardSM and certification from the Customer Relationship Management Institute (CRMI). This is the second year Kongsberg has received the award for its Support24 team. The award recognizes organizations who offer exemplary customer service, continuously exceeding customer expectations. To qualify for the NorthFace… Read More

IADC Safety Awards 2018 Now Accepting Nominations

As of February 28, the International Association of Dredging Companies (IADC) is accepting nominations for its 2018 Safety Award. Innovative ideas to improve on-the-job safety, avoid accidents and save lives should be submitted to the IADC’s Safety Committee. The registration deadline is May 31. The IADC Safety Award is open to… Read More