• Udupi: No dredging from three years - Silt chokes...

    Malpe port is home to thousands of fishing boats. But the silt and sediment that have accumulated here have been creating problems for undertaking fishing activity. For the fishermen who are already mired in problems like poor fish catches and rising fuel cost, the silt is creating problems for anchoring of boats at Malpe.


  • Rosmorport obtains approval of Glavgosexpertiza...

    FSUE Rosmorport has adjust the design documentation for dredging works under the project on construction of an LNG terminal in the Bechevinskaya Bay (Kamchatka territory). As the company told IAA PortNews, it has obtained the approval of Glavgosexpertiza.


  • Oregon delegation pushes Biden Administration to...

    Oregon’s Senators Jeff Merkley and Ron Wyden, along with Representatives Peter DeFazio (D-OR-4), Earl Blumenauer (D-OR-3), Kurt Schrader (D-OR-5), and Suzanne Bonamici (D-OR-1), are pushing the U.S. Office of Management and Budget to provide the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers with annual funding for maritime infrastructure maintenance crucial to public safety and the vitality of economies up and down the Oregon Coast and throughout the Columbia River system.


  • Weeks wins $24 million Mobile Harbor dredging...

    Weeks Marine Inc., Covington, La., has been awarded a $24,000,000 firm-fixed-price contract to furnish all the equipment, materials, supplies, and manpower necessary to perform dredging of the Mobile Harbor Navigation Project. Bids were solicited via the internet with one received.


  • Proposed maintenance dredging at Coast Guard...

    The U.S. Coast Guard (USCG) has completed a Draft Environmental Assessment (EA) in support of proposed Maintenance Dredging at Coast Guard Station Cape Disappointment, Pacific County, Washington in compliance with the National Environmental Policy Act of 1969 (NEPA; 42 U.S. Code §§4221 et seq.) and the regulations of the President’s Council on Environmental Quality implementing NEPA (40 Code of Federal Regulations [CFR] Parts 1500-1508).


  • Nevskaya Environmental Dredging Company supports...

    Nevskaya Environmental Dredging Company LLC supports the 4th International Congress “Hydraulic Engineering Structures and Dredging” as its Sponsor. The event organized by the leading maritime industry media group PortNews will be held in Moscow on 10-11 March 2021.


  • Army Corps of Engineers releases dredging-related...

    The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Wilmington District, has published a final “Deep Draft Environmental Assessment” and a “Finding of No Significant Impact describing the actions to eliminate the historic hopper dredging window and to add the bed leveling technique for maintenance of the outer portions of the Wilmington and Morehead City Harbors.



Dredging progress in Russia

According to the forecast of FSUE Rosmorport shared at the Congress, the company will dredge 28.3 million cbm of material in 2021 including 20 million cbm of capital dredging and 8.3 million cbm of maintenance dredging. In 2020, the total scope of dredging performed under Rosmorport's projects totaled 16 million cbm. Rosmorport gradually increases the share of dredging performed its own facilities. In 2021, it will reach 8 million cbm. 


Dredging begins at Braddock Bay

Dredging along Braddock Bay on Lake Ontario began Monday. It’s part of New York State’s $15 million REDI Regional Dredging Project, designed to maintain safe passageways for boats.


Dare commissioners provide funding needed to complete Hatteras Inlet dredging project

The Dare County Board of Commissioners have approved a request to provide the additional funding needed to keep the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers’ dredge Merritt working in Hatteras Inlet long enough to break through shoaling in the South Ferry Channel — a move the county says will be a game-changer for local commercial fishermen who rely on a fully open and navigable waterway.