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Fedorko Helping NYSA Re-Start

Beverly Fedorko has spent her time since September 11 in the dual tasks of helping recreate the New York Shipping Association (NYSA) office and helping to keep the organization running.The organization was headquartered on the 20th Floor of World Trade Center Tower 2 and all employees escaped from the building. But the offices and everything in them were destroyed. They are still hoping that the companys fireproof safe will turn up. Read More

PANYNJ to Consolidate 50-Foot Project

The Port Authority of New York and New Jersey (PANYNJ) plans to complete the 50-foot deepening project at Bergen Point in the Kill Van Kull in one step instead of the originally-planned two projects. The Port Authority proposes to piggyback its work on an existing Corps of Engineers construction project which is deepening the area from 40 to 45 feet. The plan is contingent on a Corps of Engineers permit to drill blast and dredge the approximately 1.5 million cubic yards of rock from Bergen Point. Read More

1999 2000 National Dredging Meetings

The Corps of Engineers National Dredging Meeting is planned for mid-May 2000 in Springfield Virginia. This annual meeting provides a forum for dredging contractors to speak directly to Corps officials. This article reports on the 1999 meeting which covered such topics as safety the New York Harbor deepening program environmental research and hydrographic surveying. Read More