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  • 7 May 2018
    Business & Finance

    The Avalon Department of Public Works has started the 2018 sand backpassing program, the Borough of Avalon, New Jersey, said in their latest release.  The Avalon Department of Public Works is conducting the project under the direction of Mott MacDonald, Avalon’s municipal engineering firm. According to the official announcement, sand is being backpassed from an authorized […]

  • 21 May 2018
    Business & Finance

    The Borough of Avalon said in their latest release that they are in the final days of a sand back passing project that will provide both a protective and recreational beach for Avalon’s north end in advance of hurricane and tourism season.  The Avalon Department of Public Works will have the project completed in advance […]

  • 31 January 2017
    Business & Finance, Project & Tenders

    The official start of the Avalon/Stone Harbor beach fill project, which was set to begin before the end of January, will be prolonged for couple of weeks, reports the Borough of Avalon. The announcement was made during the weekly beach fill progress meeting on Thursday, January 26th, at the Stone Harbor firehouse. At the meeting, the […]

  • 15 May 2012

    On Friday, May 11, 2012, Avalon Waterways unveiled and christened not one, but two Suite Ships in Enkhuizen, Holland. TRAVELSAVERS’ Nicole Mazza served as the godmother of the Avalon Visionary while Canadian travel industry insider Vanessa Lee, acted as godmother to the Avalon Vista. Docked parallel to one another on either side of a beautiful […]

  • 23 May 2017
    Business & Finance, Project & Tenders

    The 2017 Avalon beach fill project will finish ahead of schedule and be completed in advance of Memorial Day weekend. According to Avalon Borough, nearly one million cubic yards of sand has been placed on the north Avalon beachfront in advance of Memorial Day weekend, and hurricane season which begins on June 1st. This $7.9 […]

  • 18 February 2019
    Project & Tenders

    Partners in the Total-operated Frontier Exploration Licence (FEL) 2/19, which contains the Avalon prospect offshore Ireland, have licensed multi-client 3D seismic data in an effort to identify possible exploration well locations.  FEL 2/19 is located in the Porcupine Basin, offshore Ireland and contains the undrilled Paleocene Avalon exploration prospect. The license is operated by Total (50%) on […]

  • 16 November 2017
    Business & Finance

    The Borough of Avalon and its municipal engineering firm of Mott MacDonald were recognized Wednesday by the New Jersey Society of Municipal Engineers during its 2017 Municipal Project of the Year awards during the New Jersey League of Municipalities Convention.  Mott MacDonald Vice President/Avalon Municipal Engineer, Thomas Thornton, received an award for Avalon’s recently-completed back […]

  • 12 May 2011

    Avalon’s major spring beach fill project advanced south to the 20th Street beach in Avalon on Tuesday afternoon, May 10. The project continu… (shorenewstoday) [mappress] Source: shorenewstoday, May 12, 2011;

  • 18 November 2016
    Business & Finance

    ABT Associates/Kresge Foundation has released a new report called “Climate Adaptation: The State of Practice in U.S. Communities”.   The report included a visit to Avalon, New Jersey as Senior Analyst Alexis St. Juliana met with Avalon Mayor Martin Pagliughi, Avalon Business Administrator Scott Wahl, and Avalon Deputy Emergency Management Director Harry DeButts to discuss beach […]

  • 15 May 2017
    Business & Finance

    Borough of Stone Harbor has just released the latest update on the Avalon and Stone Harbor Beach Fill Project, saying that over 830,000 cubic yards of sand have been placed on the 20th Street beach in Avalon with only 100,000 cubic yards remaining in this main area of the project. There are only two and a […]

  • 19 December 2016
    Business & Finance

    The Avalon Borough Council has approved a State Aid Agreement with the New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection that will result in a substantial hydraulic beach fill project for both Avalon and Stone Harbor in 2017. This project will result in several hundred thousand cubic yards of sand to be placed on the north end […]

  • 26 September 2014
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Technology

    The Borough of Avalon has secured the permits it needs for a large dredging program that is expected to begin this fall. Borough Council was briefed Wednesday night by municipal engineer Thomas Thornton who told the Council both state and federal permits are in hand for the project. The project will dredge waterways along the […]

  • 10 January 2013
    Business & Finance

    A progress report on the Avalon beach fill project has been announced. This project will result in 290,000 cubic yards of sand being placed on the Avalon beach­front from 9th Street south to 25th Street: –As of Wednes­day, Jan­u­ary 9th, 2013 more than 70,000 cubic yards of sand have already been placed in the beach […]

  • 17 July 2017

    Irish oil & gas company Providence Resources has described its Avalon prospect off Ireland as ‘significant’ following a technical report for Licensing Option 16/27.  The LO 16/27 is located in the central Porcupine Basin and is currently operated by Providence. Total farmed into the license in June but the change in ownership will become effective after receiving consent […]

  • 26 February 2010

    AVALON–While coastal storms continue to pound on already battered beaches, Avalon and Sea Isle City are moving forward on an emergency beach fill project. The Avalon Borough Council awarded a contract to Great Lakes Dredge and Dock Company of Illinois for it’s bid of $10.406 million. [mappress] Source:nbc,February 26,2010;

  • 27 April 2017
    Business & Finance, Project & Tenders

    The Borough of Stone Harbor (NJ) yesterday released an update on the periodic nourishment and repair of the dune and berm system in Avalon and Stone, the Avalon/Stone Harbor Beach Replenishment project. Great Lakes Dredge and Dock Company dredge “Texas” departed recently the Avalon work site to finish a beach fill project in Cape May. The Cape May project […]

  • 2 May 2011

    It’s not summer yet, but there is already a lot of beach activity in Avalon. The dredge “Illinois” arrived in Avalon on Saturday morning, Ap… (capemaycountyherald) [mappress] Source: capemaycountyherald, May 2, 2011;

  • 2 May 2011

    It’s not summer yet, but there is already a lot of beach activity in Avalon. The dredge “Illinois” arrived in Avalon on Saturday morning, April 30, to begin a three-week-long beach nourishment effort in the community. Nearly 450,000 cubic yards of sand will be dredged from Townsend’s Inlet and placed on the Avalon beachfront, starting […]

  • 25 July 2013
    Business & Finance

    A beach fill project that is mov­ing north in Stone Har­bor will con­clude at the 78th Street beach in Avalon. As of Wednes­day, July 24th, the beach fill project was in Stone Har­bor at the 83rd Street beach. Nor­folk Dredg­ing, the con­trac­tor who per­formed Avalon’s major beach fill project ear­lier this year, reports that the […]

  • 14 April 2014
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Technology

    The Avalon Land and Home Own­ers Asso­ci­a­tion held its annual “Com­mu­nity Con­nec­tions” event on Sat­ur­day, April 12th inside Avalon Com­mu­nity Hall. More than 100 peo­ple attended the event to meet with Bor­ough offi­cials and to hear dis­cus­sions about some of the most impor­tant projects in Avalon. Over the next three years, Avalon intends to con­duct […]

  • 31 March 2011

    Avalon Mayor Martin Pagliughi announced that the Borough of Avalon will receive what he described as a very significant beach fill… (shorenewstoday) [mappress] Source: shorenewstoday, March 31, 2011

  • 2 April 2010

    AVALON – Avalon officials recently started a major effort to restore dunes on the north end of the community that were virtually washed out to sea during the March 12-14 coastal storm… [mappress] Source:shorenewstoday,April 2,2010;