In the mid 1930s, the final lock and dam was completed in this region of the Mississippi River, making the main channel at least 9 feet deep. That, in turn, created a place for powerful towboats to safely push large barges up and down the river.
Crews have been busy cleaning up the Muscatine riverfront as the eastern Iowa city prepares for thousands of bicyclists to visit during the Register's Annual Great Bicycle Ride Across Iowa.
The Tiruchi Corporation has begun dredging of important storm water and drainage canals in the city ahead of the onset of the monsoon.
A beach replenishment project is underway on Long Beach Island.
Two news items from Macduff Ship Design Ltd are reporting delivery of a shallow draught ASD tug to Turkey and establishment of a new marine surveying branch to fill a gap of such skills in north east Scotland.
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers announced Wednesday that it had awarded a contract to dredge the Cuyahoga River, following a court order last week to do so.
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers said Wednesday that it has awarded a $3.7 million contract to dredge Cleveland Harbor and the six-mile Cuyahoga River shipping channel.
An agreement has been signed between Brazilian and European parties on the development and construction of a new port in Brazil’s southeastern state of Espirito Santo.
Senator Emmanuel Villanueva has committed to solve the decades-long flood problem of the province of Bulacan.