DECATUR – Dredging operations on Lake Decatur have made their way into Basin 2, generally the area of the lake most populated by boaters.
the nome port commission is focused on ongoing engineering projects this summer. At its meeting on Thursday night, commissioners began the discussion on what depth to dredge the Snake River.
The annual dredging of the Oceanside Harbor has been plagued with problems this year, according to city officials who are urging the Army Corps of Engineers to replace the contractor before next year’s dredging begins.
Georgetown County has postponed the public meeting to discuss the dredging project originally planned for this Thursday night.
A big dredging project on the Cedar River in Renton could help protect homes, roads and bridges from major flooding this winter.
Taking cognizance of the likely impact of Mormugao Port Trust's (MPT) capital dredging on benthic (the ecological region at the lowest level of an ocean or a lake) biodiversity that sustains pelagic (open sea) and demersal (living close to the floor of the sea) fish, a committee appointed by the National Green Tribunal (NGT) has suggested an assessment of the damage after the process of dredging is complete.
The money passed through the town’s hands like sand filtered through a sieve.
The announcement that Port of Tauranga will become the only New Zealand port of call for the extra-large 9500 TEU vessels that will operate on Maersk Line's new Taiwan/NZ direct route validates the capital investment in dredging, says chief executive Mark Cairns.
Waterway Constructions in Sydney, Australia has taken delivery of a Damen DOP250 submersible dredge pump.
The Brazilian Ministry for Transport, Ports, and Civil Aviation has decided to privatize dredging operations at the country’s top three ports of Santos, Paranagua, and Rio de Janeiro.
The Decatur City Council is expected to consider issuing up to $30 million in general obligation bonds as part of its financing for the dredging of Lake Decatur.