Approximately 919,000 cubic yards of material have been removed as part of an Indiana Harbor and Canal dredging project that began in 2012.
The Maharashtra government has taken a decision to revive the development of all-weather port at Wadhwan in Thane district. The state-run Maharashtra Maritime Board and JNPT will form a joint venture to develop the port.
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency will hold a local forum Oct. 13 regarding General Electric’s recently completed dredging of PCB contamination in the Hudson River and the status of monitoring in the past year.
Since starting work in September, Ocean City has already completed two of the three dredging projects scheduled this year as part of a multimillion-dollar program to clear out lagoons and channels choked with muddy sediment, a top city official said Thursday night.
The San Luis Obispo City Council voted unanimously Tuesday to further assess two potential options for dredging Laguna Lake.
In the wake of the flood disaster that ravaged some communities in Osogbo, the capital of Osun State on Tuesday, the state government has commenced the dredging of major waterways in the state capital.