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  • 25 December 2017
    Business & Finance

    Hapag-Lloyd is calling for more leeway and the deepening of the river Elbe which would enable mega boxships to reach the Port of Hamburg.

  • 11 April 2019
    Business & Finance

    Deepening contract for the Elbe fairway in Germany was awarded to Belgian DEME group.

  • 12 February 2015
    Business & Finance

    Court decision on the implementation of the widening and deepening of the navigation channel on the Lower and Outer Elbe is urgently needed this year, according to the Port of Hamburg officials. The widening and deepening of the channel is of particular importance especially having in mind that forecast growth in freight traffic, according to […]

  • 24 August 2018

    The plan to dredge the river Elbe has finally received the green light.

  • 28 September 2018

    BUND, NABU and WWF have lodged a legal appeal against the Elbe deepening plan.

  • 29 November 2017

    The Port of Hamburg may finally see more giant containerships enter its waters. Namely, the Federal Administrative Court in Leipzig dismissed on Tuesday, November 28 the actions brought by the towns of Cuxhaven and Otterndorf as well as by Elbe and coastal fishermen against the planning approval decisions for the fairway adaptation in the lower […]

  • 10 April 2019
    Business & Finance

    DEME, an international group of specialized companies involved in complex marine engineering works, has won a major contract to carry out the deepening of the Elbe fairway in Germany. The project consists of the widening and deepening of the 116 km long fairway between Cuxhaven and Hamburg to a level of -14.5 m. According to DEME, […]

  • 19 December 2018

    Boskalis said that it was declared the lowest bidder in the tendering process for the deepening of the river Elbe.

  • 22 December 2016
    Business & Finance, Project & Tenders

    The long-awaited court decision on the Elbe deepening project will be announced on February 9th 2017, reports the Port of Hamburg. According to the port, the adjustment of the navigation channel on the Lower and Outer Elbe is the most important strategic expansion project for the Port of Hamburg. In view of the rapidly growing ships, […]

  • 26 December 2017
    Business & Finance

    German container shipping company Hapag-Lloyd is calling for more leeway and the deepening of the river Elbe which would enable mega boxships to reach the Port of Hamburg. The Lower Elbe between the Port of Hamburg and the North Sea is supposed to be deepened over a distance of approximately 120 kilometers. The goal is […]

  • 23 December 2016

    The decision to adjust the navigation channel on the Lower and Outer Elbe River, an expansion project which would enable German Port of Hamburg to accommodate mega ships, is expected to be made in February. The waterway is used to reach the Port of Hamburg. In view of the rapidly growing ships, Hamburg is dependent on […]

  • 31 January 2020

    Mega-ships with a combined width of up to 98m can now pass each other in a widened section of the Elbe.

  • 9 February 2017

    Germany’s Federal Administrative Court (Bundesverwaltungsgericht) in Leipzig has approved in principle the plan to dredge the river Elbe, stating that it needs to be revised by taking into account environmental concerns. Although the court has not rejected the plan, it has declared that the existing plan is “partially illegal and not enforceable because of the violation […]

  • 24 July 2019

    Port of Hamburg is set to welcome twice as many ships as today once the works are completed.

  • 19 December 2017

    The latest appeals against Elbe dredging have been dismissed by the Federal Administrative Court in Leipzig.

  • 2 October 2014
    Business & Finance

    German Federal Administrative Court has decided to postpone decision on expansion of Elbe river that would allow the port of Hamburg to welcome bigger ships.  Port of Hamburg Marketing Executive Board Members Axel Mattern and Ingo Egloff issued the following statements on the ocassion: “We respect the decision announced today by the Federal Administrative Court […]

  • 25 December 2016
    Business & Finance, Project & Tenders

    Dredging Today brings you an overview of the most popular stories from the past week (December 19-25, 2016).   PHOTO: Backhoe Optimus in Klintehamn Harbor Wasa Dredging, a Finnish marine offshore and inland water construction company, has just released this amazing photo of their backhoe dredger ‘Optimus’, working on the Klintehamn Harbor dredging project in […]

  • 19 December 2018
    Business & Finance, Project & Tenders

    Royal Boskalis Westminster N.V. (Boskalis) recently submitted a tender to WSA Cuxhaven for the deepening of the river Elbe. Yesterday evening, the awarding client published the commercial outcome of the tender in which Boskalis submitted the lowest price. WSA Cuxhaven will verify the commercial and technical aspects of the tender in the coming weeks and […]

  • 2 January 2017
    Business & Finance, Project & Tenders

    With the New Year finally here, DredgingToday will take you back to some of the most read stories of December 2016.   Boskalis Wins EUR 120 Million Dredging Contract in Brazil Royal Boskalis Westminster N.V. has been awarded a contract by Açu Petróleo S.A. (joint venture company of Prumo Logística S.A. and Oiltanking Gmbh) for the […]

  • 19 June 2010

    The biggest container ship to call at Hamburg, the 13,800 TEU CMA CGM flagship ‘Christophe Colomb’, will visit the German Elbe port… By Tom Todd [mappress] Source: maritimejournal, June 19, 2010;

  • 10 February 2017
    Business & Finance

    Dredging of the river Elbe must take place, Angela Titzrath, Chairwoman of Hamburger Hafen und Logistik (HHLA) said, reacting to the the decision of the German Federal Administrative Court that the dredging plan needs revisions due to environmental concerns. The court declared on February 9, 2017, that the existing plan to adjust the navigation on the […]

  • 14 April 2019
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Technology, Vessels

    Dredging Today brings you an overview of the most popular stories from the past week (April 8-14, 2019).   DEME Bags Elbe Deepening Contract DEME, an international group of specialized companies involved in complex marine engineering works, has won a major contract to carry out the deepening of the Elbe fairway in Germany.   Jan De […]