Ellicott Dredge Enterprises opens new manufacturing facility

Company News – September 16, 2008

Ellicott Dredge Enterprises and its units Ellicott Dredges, Liquid Waste Technology, IMS, and Mud Cat have opened their new factory in Wisconsin in the US.

In just four months, Ellicott doubled the size of its Wisconsin factory to 85,000ft2 (10,000m2). The additional space also has a crane capacity of 40 tons and clearance under roof of 29ft (8.8m), sufficient to build under roof and completely inside dredges up to 4,000hp (2,983kW).

The company claims that the facility “is the most modern cutter dredge manufacturing facility in the world” and the largest in North America.

The additional space is already filled up with dredges under construction for stock and for clients.