International Dredging Review

International Dredging Review

Corps Adds Flood Risk Management Projects to Budget Act of 2018

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers announced additional work that it will accomplish with funding provided in Public Law 115-123, the Bipartisan Budget Act of 2018, signed into law February 9, 2018. Public Law 115-123 provided the Corps a total of $17.398 billion in six appropriations accounts: Investigations; Construction; Mississippi… Read More

Corps Holds Great Lakes “Shallow Draft Recreational Harbor” Meetings

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers held Great Lakes “Shallow Draft Recreational Harbor” meetings in April at multiple locations throughout the Great Lakes region, and via web and teleconference. The focus of the meeting was on the needs of shallow draft recreational harbors, highlighting funding issues and system requirements. The Great… Read More

Emergency Dredging Approved for Moriches Inlet

Under a request from Congressman Lee Zeldin (R-NY), the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers New York District has approved the emergency dredging of Moriches Inlet which connects Moriches Bay and the Atlantic Ocean. The emergency declaration allows for expedited coordination between the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, National Marine Fisheries Service,… Read More