International Dredging Review

International Dredging Review

Ryba Marine Contracted to Dredge Lake St. Clair

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Detroit District has awarded a $813,650 contract to Ryba Marine Construction Company of Cheboygan, Michigan, to dredge channels in Lake St. Clair. Beginning next summer, Ryba will dredge approximately 53,000 cubic yards of sand, silt and organic material from the channel. Read More

La Conner Marina/Port Skagit

Dredging at La Conner Marina, a part of the Port of Skagit in Washington, began September 24. The project will remove 135,000 cubic yards of sediment to restore the basin to depths of -12 feet at mean lower low water. The marina has accumulated sediment from the… Read More

Dredging of the San Jacinto River is Underway

Dredging of the West Fork of the San Jacinto River in Texas began on September 21 after several delays. The $69.8 million project is funded by the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) as the work is needed to move more than 2.5 miles of debris that accumulated after Hurricane Harvey… Read More

Whatcom Waterway Remediation Project Removed Contaminated Sediment and Waterfront Structures to Allow for Mixed Use Access

Whatcom Waterway in Bellingham, Washington, has an extensive history of industrial use in the waterway and on the shoreline dating back to the mid-1900s. The Port of Bellingham owns the upland properties and is managing environmental cleanups in and around the waterway. Phase 1 construction of the remediation was conducted… Read More

Eagle Deepening Oxnard Channel

Eagle North America is dredging a water intake channel for Reliant Electric in Oxnard California using a 10-inch Barracuda Class dredge purchased from Dredging Supply CompanyThe project involves removing 70000 cubic yards of sand and silt from a water intake channel. The project will be complete in spring of 2004. Read More

Los Angeles Pier 400 Project In Stage 2

A description of the Port of Los Angeles Pier 400 project on March 11 1998 when Stage 1 was nearly complete and State 2 ready to begin. the article describes a visit to the Great Lakes Dredge and Dock Company dredge Florida and a boat trip around the project including the fill area and the breakwaters. Read More