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Dredging

Rohr of approval for new sand dredger
Wisconsin, USA-based Rohr-Idreco has completed the installation of an RISD350-M, 350mm electric dredger for a North American sand and gravel winning operation. 08 May 2017 - Maritime Journal
Boskalis/JDN in €250m India joint venture
Dutch dredging giant Royal Boskalis Westminster and its Belgium based counterpart Jan De Nul have signed a joint venture contract valued at some €250m with the Jawaharlal Nehru Port Trust in India. 08 May 2017 - Maritime Journal
Australian newbuild from Damen China yard
The TSHD 650 trailing suction hopper dredger ordered by Gippsland Ports of Victoria in Australia has been launched at the Damen Yichang Shipyard in China. 08 May 2017 - Maritime Journal
Studies around dredger dual fuel retrofit
A project being led by Central Dredging Association (CEDA) member Dragages Ports (DP) will see the Spanish dredging contractor’s 8,500m3 capacity trailing suction hopper dredger 'Samuel de Champlain' retrofitted from MGO to a dual source fuel system. 08 May 2017 - Maritime Journal
IHC soars with newbuild orders
In line with expectations, Netherlands based shipbuilder and equipment manufacturer IHC has boosted its order book for both vessels and dredging equipment as signs of recovery continue to be seen in its markets. 08 May 2017 - Maritime Journal
DEME wins contracts in Europe and Africa
Belgium’s DEME Group shows determination to maintain its 2016 turnover of nearly €2bn by winning a collection of new dredging contracts across Europe and Africa. 08 May 2017 - Maritime Journal
Bridlington dredger
The UK’s Bridlington Harbour Commissioners have taken delivery of a new dredger that will be employed on maintenance dredging in the harbour. 27 Apr 2017 - Maritime Journal
More dredging clout for Kiel Canal
Dredging and excavation are among the main tasks for the latest multi-purpose work-horse to enter service on Germany’s 98kms long Kiel Canal – the world’s busiest man-made waterway. 20 Mar 2017 - Maritime Journal
Diesel electric dredger order
Belgium’s Jan De Nul Group has ordered three 3,500 m3 Trailing Suction Hopper Dredgers to be built at Keppel Nantong, and these vessels which will operate in environmentally sensitive areas, will not be LNG powered. 17 Mar 2017 - Maritime Journal
Italian expertise bales out British marina
Yacht Havens Group, owner of nine yachting facilities in the U.K and the Netherlands, has taken delivery of a new Italdraghe MK III Marina Master 8000 Dredger at its Fambridge Yacht Haven location in Essex, UK. 17 Mar 2017 - Maritime Journal
IADC hosts Dredging & Reclamation Seminar
The Netherlands based International Association of Dredging Companies (IADC) is organising the International Seminar on Dredging and Reclamation, to be held 26–30 June 2017 at UNESCO –IHE in Delft. 13 Mar 2017 - Maritime Journal
Peterhead to profit from £50m dredging JV
A joint venture between Boskalis Westminster and McLaughlin and Harvey is currently working on the initial stages of Peterhead Port Authority’s £50m North Harbour development in Scotland, UK. 13 Mar 2017 - Maritime Journal
A pipeline full of orders for Dragflow
Dredger and dredging equipment supplier Dragflow has been busy recently, with four orders for custom made dredgers moving through its Italy based manufacturing facility. 13 Mar 2017 - Maritime Journal
Dutch JV wins Santos dredging contract
Dutch dredging majors Van Oord and Boskalis have been awarded a contract by Brazil’s Ministry of Transport, Ports and Civil Aviation for capital and maintenance dredging at the Port of Santos. 13 Mar 2017 - Maritime Journal
CEDA launches beneficial use Working Group
The Netherlands based Central Dredging Association (CEDA) has established a new Working Group on the beneficial use of dredged sediments. 13 Mar 2017 - Maritime Journal
Rapid Damen delivery suits Heuvelman Ibis
The Damen Shipyards Group has signed a contract with fellow Netherlands based company Heuvelman Ibis to deliver a cutter suction dredger CSD 350 and two BS 350 booster stations. 13 Mar 2017 - Maritime Journal
Grinning and bearing it in a Dubai drydock
A cutter head shaft bearing inspected after ten years and more than 100,000 hours of dredging silt, sand, rocks and stone has been found to have emerged completely unscathed at a Dubai drydock. 13 Mar 2017 - Maritime Journal
World’s first LNG powered CSD for DEME
Netherlands based Royal IHC has won a contract for the design, build and delivery of the 44,189kW self propelled cutter suction dredger 'Spartacus' for Belgian giant DEME Group. 13 Mar 2017 - Maritime Journal
Boskalis dredgers to revisit Acu Port
Royal Boskalis Westminster N.V. has been awarded a dredging contract in Brazil valued at some €120m. 28 Dec 2016 - Maritime Journal
Italdraghe delivers CSD to Iraq
Italy-based manufacturer Italdraghe SpA has delivered the first of three SGT 400 cutter suction dredgers to the Iraqi Ministry of Water Resources. 22 Dec 2016 - Maritime Journal