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  • 10 October 2019

    Piano Land began embarked on its maiden cruise in late September.

  • 5 July 2020
    Business developments & projects, Infrastructure

    Monaco’s 38,000 residents currently live on just over 2 square kilometres of land – a surface area smaller than New York’s Central Park. With an estimated 2,700 people expected to move to Monaco by 2026, the issue of space has become critical. For more than 150 years, Monaco has adapted its urban planning to the […]

  • 22 September 2014
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Technology

    Marine extraction sites alter the morphology of the seabed and in doing so offer unique opportunities to create a new environment in these locations, stated the article “Utilizing the Full Potential of Dredging Works: Ecologically Enriched Extraction Sites”, published in the September issue of Terra et Aqua Journal. A new physical lay-out means deeper waters and […]

  • 3 March 2008

    Last week, more than 200 international engineers and scientists from 60 countries experienced at first-hand Dubai’s leading waterfront and coastal mega-projects as part of the programme for delegates to PIANC-COPEDEC VII, the international conference on coastal and port engineering.

  • 10 July 2014
    Business & Finance

    The Detroit District was well represented at the world association for waterborne transport infrastructure’s, PIANC, 33rd world congress June 2014 in San Francisco, Calif. Jim Selegean, a hydraulic engineer with the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) Detroit District, was at the congress presenting a paper on sediment management for the St. Joseph river and […]

  • 14 September 2015
    Business & Finance

    Neil Lawson, in his capacity as Chairman of PIANC, hosted a member-only PIANC networking event on Thursday, 10 September, at Cardno’s Sydney office. PIANC is the global non-political and non-profit organisation providing guidance for sustainable waterborne transport infrastructure for ports and waterways. PIANC members heard guest speaker, Dr. Todd Bridges, Senior Research Scientist for Environmental […]

  • 12 May 2010
    Business & Finance

    The excursion is organized for and by the joint youth organizations of the Port of Rotterdam, South Holland Department of Public Works, Young PIANC, CEDA Young and the Young Water Architecture Builders Builders Association of Water. The program for Wednesday, June 9 is both, fascinating and informative. Exciting because we get a tour of the […]

  • 29 April 2013
    Business & Finance

    The Port of Dover welcomed PIANC UK Young Professionals Seminar delegates visiting the Eastern Docks on Friday. The event which was organised and chaired by the Port of Dover included a presentation from Atkins, who also part sponsored the visit. The day gave the opportunity for young professionals to engage in a technical exchange regarding […]

  • 10 February 2012

    In the port of Bastia in Corsica, on 31st January 2012, naming ceremony was held for Hull 468 called ‘’PIANA’’. Ro-pax is the vessel for transportation of passenger, cars, trucks and vehicle with dangerous cargo on the route Marseille – Bastia. On the naming ceremony, attended by numerous distinguished guests, the mayors of Bastia and […]

  • 26 October 2016
    Business & Finance

    The International Association of Dredging Companies (IADC) and the World Association for Waterborne Transport Infrastructure (PIANC) have signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) to formalize their long-standing working relationship. René Kolman, secretary general of IADC, Geoffroy Caude president of PIANC and Louis Van Schel, secretary general of PIANC signed the MoU on 15 October, 2016. […]

  • 27 April 2016
    Business & Finance

    The World Association for Waterborne Transport Infrastructure (PIANC) in conjunction with DHI Water and Environment (M) Sdn Bhd and KASI Malaysia Sdn Bhd recently organized a PIANC Seminar in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. The aim of the event was to bring together the Malaysian navigation infrastructure community to discuss the state of navigation and navigation infrastructure projects in […]

  • 13 November 2017
    Business & Finance

    The Philippine News Agency (PNA) said in their latest release that the local officials and residents of Maguindanao and North Cotabato hailed the order of President Rodrigo Roa Duterte to immediately dredge Mindanao’s vast marshland – now heavily silted. The 220,000-hectare Liguasan Marsh usually overflows and inundated low-lying communities surrounding it in Maguindanao and North Cotabato […]

  • 28 January 2013
    Business & Finance

    Two crew escaped from their 11-metre fishing vessel “˜Hunter”™ after it caught fire off Saltfleet Haven, near Mablethorpe. Yarmouth Maritime Rescue Coordination Centre received a 999 call at 18.51 from the crew of two brothers after they had taken to the life raft. The Coastguard immediately asked the RNLI Inshore Lifeboat from Mablethorpe and the […]

  • 28 March 2011

    PIANC USA and COPRI/ASCE are pleased to announce the dates and location for the fourth specialty conference on dredging and… More info: pianc [mappress] Source: pianc , March 28, 2011    

  • 5 August 2013

    Royal Boskalis Westminster N.V. (Boskalis) has been awarded a contract by Daewoo E&C for the dredging and reclamation of new land for Songdo International City on the waterfront of Incheon, South Korea. The total value of the contract amounts to approximately EUR 80 million. The project consists of reclamation of new land which will be […]

  • 22 May 2014
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Technology

    Dredge Yard has announced their participation at the 33rd PIANC World Congress 2014, which will be held in San Francisco, California. PIANC, The World Association for Waterborne Transport Infrastructure, is the forum that brings together professionals around the world to provide expert advice on cost effective, reliable and sustainable infrastructures to facilitate the growth of […]

  • 27 November 2017
    Business & Finance

    The President of Venezuela, Nicolás Maduro, has appointed Major General Manuel Quevedo as the country’s Minister of Petroleum and President of PDVSA.

  • 12 January 2012

    Vessels “Piana“ and “Orange Star“ will be covered in annual publication of The Naval Arhitects which will be published in February. “Orange Star“ is a handy carrier for transportation of refrigerated fresh fruit juice, the largest orange juice carrier ever built. Her length is 189,90 m and payload 32.000 cubic m. “Orange Star“, a unique […]

  • 9 February 2016
    Business & Finance, Project & Tenders

    The East Gippsland Shire is about to begin the maintenance dredging of the approach channel to the Bastion Point boat ramp and also the area around the western launching lane of the concrete ramp. The shoaling around the western launching lane will be removed with land based excavation equipment to clear sand surrounding the area close to […]

  • 14 December 2011

    Brodosplit shipyard has just delivered a passenger – cargo vessel under the hull No. 468. Hull 468 is a passenger, vehicles, trucks and hazardous cargo vehicles vessel. This was the end of building for one of the most sophisticated and most expensive projects in the history of Split shipyard. According to the price, that is […]

  • 19 February 2019
    Research & Development

    Pacific Islands Association of Non-Governmental Organisation (PIANGO) has called Pacific Islands government to ban seabed mining due to the risk it presents to marine environment. According to PIANGO’s executive director Emele Duituturaga, it is becoming increasingly clear that the blue growth narrative by international organisations includes seabed mining despite threats to fisheries and ocean livelihoods in the region. She […]

  • 5 May 2015
    Business & Finance, Project & Tenders

    This week International Association of Dredging Companies (IADC) will present an update on Ecosystems Services during a PIANC-Seminar: “Ecosystem Goods and Services: Identification, Assessment and Benefits for Navigation Infrastructure Projects”.  Following a 2-day colloquium (May 5 and 6) on Ecosystem Services ‒ Challenges and opportunities in managing flowing waters of the German Federal Institute of […]