• Abu Dhabi co keen to buy Dredging Corp

    Abu Dhabi’s National Marine Dredging Company (NMDC) is keen to buy state-owned Dredging Corporation of India Ltd (DCI), the country’s biggest dredging contractor, as it looks to create a global giant to take on Dutch and Belgian majors, which dominate the market.

  • Chinese company helps write new chapter in...

    A huge hydraulic excavator is grabbing a coat of grey muck and loading it on barges, which transfer the waste to the dump site – Ukraine’s Black Sea port of Yuzhny is in the midst of the major dredging operation.

  • IADC: Spotlight on Hamilton Harbor Remediation...

    The International Association of Dredging Companies (IADC) has just released a new article named “Randle Reef Sediment Remediation: Current Status of Construction and Next Steps”, introducing some very interesting facts about the Hamilton Harbor remediation project.

  • Mercator eyes slice of Rs 12k-cr dredging job...

    Shipping company Mercator Ltd is eyeing a slice of the projected Rs 12,000-crore annual dredging contracts to be generated under the government's ambitious Sagarmala initiative. "As one of the largest private sector dredging companies in India, our extensive experience would surely help us get a slice of this business. Pipelines for upcoming contracts are strong and growing," Mercator Chairman H K Mittal said.

  • Adani Group adding two vessels to boost dredging...

    By December, when an Adani Group company inducts two large dredgers to its fleet, it will not only make the firm India’s biggest dredging contractor alongside state-run Dredging Corporation of India Ltd (DCI), but also intensify competition in a market that has seen contractors quoting very low rates to win work.

  • Dredging of Brahmaputra to get under way soon

    The much-awaited dredging of mighty Brahmaputra is set to get under way in September-October this year, with two of six dredgers for the mega project already reaching Assam. The Inland Waterways Authority of India (IWAI) will carry out the dredging work from Sadiya to Dhubri in phased manner to get the National Waterways 2 operational.


USACE Marks Completion of Smith Island Jetties

The projects were conducted in coordination with the Maryland Department of Natural Resources; Somerset County; Maryland Department of Housing and Community Development; U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development; Smith Island United, and other partners.