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  • 6 July 2005

    A two-year, taxpayer-funded $7.2 million project to clear out dozens of private canals surrounding Lake Griffin is ready to begin. Crews have worked for months to prepare miles of plastic pipeline and barges needed to pull off the largest effort ever handled by the Lake County Water Authority. The agency had a formal kickoff last […]

  • 14 November 2006

    “Casino Royale,” scheduled to be released in theaters Nov. 17, is based on Ian Fleming’s 1953 novel of the same name about British secret agent James Bond. This new “Casino Royale,” stars Daniel Craig as legendary secret agent, 007. On Nov. 4, “Casino Royale” was also a floating kickoff party held onboard the mega-yacht Envision, […]

  • 19 January 2015
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance

    Inpex has announced first production on January 16, 2015 at the Lucius Oil Field, which includes portions of Keathley Canyon blocks 874, 875, 918 and 919 in the US Gulf of Mexico. INPEX is involved in the project through subsidiary Teikoku Oil (North America) Co., Ltd. The Lucius Oil Field is located approximately 380 kilometers southwest of […]

  • 17 March 2015

    Searcher Seismic in cooperation with MAGE, has announced that acquisition of the Echidna Regional Broadband 2D seismic survey started today. Comprising of approximately 9,000 km of high quality, long-offset broadband 2D seismic data, the Echidna survey will be the first comprehensive well-tie survey covering the Atlantic Margin off western Ireland. Jan Gunnar Opsal, Norway Country […]

  • 19 February 2014
    Business & Finance

    Port of Salalah has been announced as the first port in the world to have succeeded in meeting requirements set by the Total Productive Maintenance (TPM) consulting body and officially kickoff a four-year journey towards a completely efficient, zero-breakdown port. In a celebration kickoff attended by Port of Salalah’s management and 70 initial TPM team […]

  • 20 May 2019
    Business & Finance

    St. Johns County and the Army Corps are about to hold a community meeting regarding the South Ponte Vedra and Vilano Beach Restoration Projects. The kickoff meeting starts at 6 p.m. on Wednesday, May 22, at the GTM Research Reserve Visitor Center, 505 Guana River Road, Ponte Vedra Beach, Florida. The sole purpose of the […]

  • 9 September 2016
    Business & Finance

    The WEDA Central America Chapter (formerly known as the Panama Chapter) will hold its 2016 Annual Meeting on September 13-15 at the Hilton Downtown in Panama City, Panama. The event, held in partnership with the Panama Canal Authority, Panama Ports Company and the Organization of American States, will serve as a premiere forum where dredging contractors […]

  • 13 July 2016
    Business & Finance, Project & Tenders

    The official kickoff of the Napa River dredging project is expected in mid-September. According to a spokesman from the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, the dredging scheme has been scheduled for mid-September and will last through November. The dredging will remove around 300,000 cubic yards of sediment from a 13-mile stretch of the river, starting from the Third Street bridge in […]

  • 24 November 2019
    Business & Finance

    Dredging Today brings you an overview of the most popular stories from the past week (November 18 – 24, 2019).   Avalon Beachfill Scheme Completed The hydraulic beach fill project for Avalon, NJ, undertaken by Great Lakes Dredge and Dock Company (GLDD), successfully concluded on Sunday, November 10th.   Elbe River Dredging Project Remains on […]

  • 9 October 2017
    Business & Finance

    This year’s Western Dredging Association (WEDA) Eastern Chapter Meeting will take place on October 10-12 in Providence, Rhode Island. The conference will kickoff at 1:30pm on Tuesday, run all day Wednesday, until 5pm, and wrap-up with an ICHDMG session from 9am-noon on Thursday, reports WEDA. According to the organizers, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers […]

  • 6 May 2015

    NYC-based PIRA Energy Group reports that China’s first quarter results are in and what the data show are none too optimistic for the balance of the year, at least for the LNG trade.

  • 18 August 2015
    Business & Finance, Project & Tenders

    In partnership with Mexico’s Ministry of Transportation, the Organization of American States, and ProMexico, the WEDA (Western Dredging Association) Mexico Chapter will in two weeks turn the attention of the dredging and marine construction industry in the Western Hemisphere to Mexico City and the Centro Asturiano de Polanco. There dredging contractors and manufacturers from across the […]

  • 7 May 2013

    The long-awaited Stone Harbor beach fill project has begun. The United States Army Corps of Engineers announced that the dredge “Charleston” was moved back into Hereford Inlet Thursday afternoon and sand was being pumped on the beach at 122nd Street starting Thursday, April 25th, at 4:05pm. The beach fill project was delayed for ten days […]

  • 21 July 2015
    Project & Tenders

    CNOOC Limited today announced that the Luda 10-1 comprehensive adjustment project, offshore China, has started production. The Luda 10-1 oilfield is located in Liaodong Bay of Bohai with an average water depth of approximately 30 meters. In addition to fully utilizing the existing facilities of Luda 10-1, CNOOC said that this adjustment project has also […]

  • 2 December 2019
    Business & Finance, Project & Tenders

    Officials from the City of Tybee Island (GA), the Army Corps’ Savannah District and Great Lakes Dredge & Dock Company personnel recently held a pre-construction kickoff meeting regarding the upcoming Tybee Island Supplemental Beach Renourishment Project. The $13.8 million renourishment deal, which will finish early in the new year, will place 1.25 million cubic yards […]

  • 6 May 2015

    NYC-based PIRA Energy Group reports that China’s first quarter results are in and what the data show are none too optimistic for the balance of the year, at least for the LNG trade.

  • 17 May 2010

    Faroe Petroleum plc, the independent oil and gas company focusing principally on exploration, appraisal and undeveloped field opportunities in the Atlantic margin, the North Sea and Norway,announced that drilling has commenced on the Maria prospect (Faroe 30%), located in the Norwegian Sea. The Maria prospect (Blocks 6407/1 & 6406/3) is situated on the North East […]

  • 5 December 2019
    Business & Finance

    The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers’ Pittsburgh District held a kickoff event last week for the $1.2-million sediment removal contract along the Stonycreek River in Johnstown, PA. “This opportunity to meet with Representative Joyce and our partners will ensure everyone understands the project goals and benefits,” said Col. Andrew Short, commander, Pittsburgh District. “Maintenance projects […]

  • 14 April 2015
    Operations & Maintenance

    The following video shows an offshore wind farm array cable installation process using the Siem Aimery Cable Lay Vessel and Siem Moxie Installation Support Vessel by Siem Offshore Contractors. Siem Offshore Contractors (SOC), a submarine cable and umbilical installation, repair and maintenance contractor, will be performing a EUR 100 million installation job of the inner array […]

  • 15 May 2018
    Business & Finance

    Yesterday, standing with Troy Mayor Patrick Madden, U.S. Senate Minority Leader Charles E. Schumer announced the kickoff of the Troy Seawall reconstruction. Senator Schumer said that the project will cost a total of $14,198,850, and will be funded entirely by the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA). The New York Senator explained that repairs and improvements […]

  • 30 August 2011
    Business & Finance, Project & Tenders

    Fluor Corporation announced today that its Fluor Offshore Solutions unit recently participated in the project kickoff and ceremonial contract signing in Batangas City for the Malampaya next phase development. The Malampaya Deepwater Gas-to-Power project for the Philippine Department of Energy (DOE) (operated by Shell Philippines Exploration on behalf of Service Contract [SC] 38 joint venture […]

  • 6 May 2015
    Business & Finance

    Governor Andrew M. Cuomo has announced the kickoff off a $60 million “Living Breakwaters” barrier that will provide critical defenses against coastal erosion and grow the natural habitat for finfish, shellfish and crustations on the south shore of Staten Island. The water-based barrier, which includes an oyster reef to further break waves and filter sea […]