International Dredging Review

International Dredging Review

EPA Releases Second Report on Hudson River Superfund Project

On April 11, EPA released its second five-year review report for the Hudson River PCBs Superfund Site. The report looked to determine if the remedy was successful, as outlined by the 2002 Record of Decision (ROD). For now, EPA will defer its final determination about the protectiveness of the remedy… Read More

EPA and the Corps Join Forces to Help States Assume Responsibility of the Clean Water Act Section 404 Permit Program

In August, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers released a memorandum, taking initial steps to empower states and tribes in assuming Section 404 permit authority under the Clean Water Act (CWA). The hope being that states can accelerate infrastructure development and streamline the permit process. “This action supports this administration’s… Read More

Contract Awarded for Dredge and Cap on the Lower Rogue River

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Detroit District in partnership with the Environmental Protection Agency awarded a $16 million contract to dredge and cap portions of the Lower Rouge River Old Channel (LRROC) in southwest Detroit, Michigan, to Great Lakes Dock and Materials (GLDM) of Michigan. Dredging and capping the… Read More

Construction to Resume on Grasse River Clean Up Project

Construction work will resume in late May on a facility that will be used as a staging area to support future dredging and capping operations for a $243 million dredging project to clean up PCB’s from the Grasse River in New York. The construction, engineering plans and other design work… Read More

Hart Crowser Designs Hylebos Cleanup

Hart Crowser Inc. environmental consulting and remediation design firm will work with Occidental Chemical Corporation and the Port of Tacoma Washington on the Phase I cleanup of the outer Hylebos Waterway at the Port. Read More