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  • 11 December 2018
    Business & Finance

    Work is well underway on the second phase of the £27 million Ouse Washes flood defense scheme, according to the civil engineering firm Jackson. This £27 million project involves raising the Middle Level Barrier Bank from Earith to the Welmore Lake Sluice just past Welney, and will take four summers to complete. The works will see […]

  • 13 January 2009

    The body of a Somali pirate who reportedly drowned soon after receiving a huge ransom has washed ashore with $153,000 in cash, his uncle says. The man was one of a group of pirates who seized the Saudi supertanker Sirius Star in November. They reportedly received $3m (£1.95m) for freeing the tanker but five were […]

  • 21 September 2018
    Business & Finance

    The Council for Dredging and Marine Construction Safety (CDMCS) convened this week in Washington, DC on the heels of its Pipeline Task Force Meeting to discuss OSHA regulatory updates, best practices for employee training documentation, opioid identification and prevention, and incident/injury trends in the industry. Representatives from The Dutra Group, Inland Dredging, Great Lakes Dredge […]

  • 23 November 2016
    Business & Finance

    The Environment Agency is inviting people who live close to the Ouse Washes flood storage reservoir to a drop-in event. They will have the opportunity to see plans of proposed bank works and to speak to the project team about them. The first event will be held in Welney on Thursday, 24 November, at the […]

  • 24 November 2014
    Business & Finance, Project & Tenders

    The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers officials are extending the public comment period for comments on the Puget Sound Nearshore Ecosystem Restoration Project (PSNERP) Draft Feasibility Report and Environmental Impact Statement. The public comment period has been extended to January 8, 2015. Documents pertaining to the project are available for viewing online. Together, government and […]

  • 15 January 2020
    Regulation & policy, Rules & Regulation

    Discharging scrubber wash water in the Suez Canal is strictly forbidden.

  • 23 October 2014

    Dong Energy’s buoy washed ashore at Biggar Bank earlier this week, attracting attention of spectators, writes North-West Evening Mail. Namely, one of Dong’s floating wind measurement buoys (FLiDARs), deployed at the north west corner of the West of Duddon Sands wind farm, got loose and ended up on Walney Island. “The coastguard and local harbour […]

  • 17 February 2020

    A vessel without a single soul on board ran aground near Ballycotton, Cork in Ireland.

  • 26 August 2015
    Authorities & Government, Environment, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development, Technology

    A new tidal gauge installed in the Wash, Lincolnshire, will help the Environment Agency measure tides, predict flooding and assess the impact of climate change more accurately. The instrument is on a platform measuring approximately 2 meters across and 11 meters above sea level. It’s located 4 km offshore in the Wash, Lincolnshire. As well […]

  • 30 January 2008

    Surfers and boat users in Jersey have been warned to look out for wood floating in the sea. Police issued the warning after wood was washed up on St Ouen’s beach.

  • 12 February 2007

    Coastguards say a small amount of cargo from the wrecked container ship the MSC Napoli has gone overboard in bad weather at the weekend. About eight bags of yellow plastic strips went into the sea in 3m swells but they are non-toxic and most have been collected from Lyme Bay.

  • 23 February 2007

    Debris from the stricken ship MSC Napoli has been washed up on beaches in Dorset and the Isle of Wight.

  • 4 June 2014
    Business & Finance

    The Research on the Passing Effects on Ships (ROPES) project is a groundbreaking joint-industry study to improve the safety of shipping ports. The results, unveiled at the PIANC World Congress in San Francisco, confirmed that in restricted waters, the wash from passing ships can exert large forces on moored vessels, mooring lines and fender loads, […]

  • 5 May 2016

    A product tanker identified as Tamaya 1 has beached ashore near Robertsport, northern Liberia coast, Liberia Maritime Authority confirmed to World Maritime News. Based on the reports from Liberia Radio, the 1980-built 1,441 DWT ship washed ashore on May 4th without anybody on board. It is not known what happened to the crew, however certain reports […]

  • 20 June 2017
    Business & Finance

    The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Los Angeles District, has received application for permit to implement bank stabilization measures in the Hillside Drain Wash, Lake Havasu City, Arizona. According to the Corps, the city is proposing implementation of bank stabilization measures using stacked gabions and bed stabilization using concrete drop structures in the Hillside Drain Wash. The […]

  • 19 November 2013

    Norway’s Statoil has decided to accept the NOK 10 million (USD 1.6 million) fine imposed on the company for sending 180 cubic metres of wash water with chemicals and scale stored on board the Oseberg C platform with the oil flow to Sture by mistake in May 2011. Wash water is defined as hazardous waste, […]

  • 26 July 2018
    Authorities & Government, Business & Finance, Environment, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development, Technology

    French-based Naval Energies – the parent company of tidal stream technology outfit OpenHydro – has decided to stop further investments into development of its tidal energy business, forcing the liquidation of the Irish-based subsidiary.

  • 9 September 2013
    Business & Finance

    An Environment Agency project to create new habitat next to the Ouse Washes at Coveney has been given planning permission. The first stage of the project will eventually see 200 hectares of land at Coveney, including Wardy Hill and part of Witcham parish, changed from arable farmland to grassy wetlands. Ground water levels will be […]

  • 12 October 2016
    Business & Finance

    Land & Water Plant Hire recently took delivery of a new 20 meter, long-reach excavator. They made this investment to ensure Breedon Group has a reliable, long term, production solution at Astley Moss, a quarry which is situated near Manchester. The sand and gravel is excavated from the quarry bed and loaded onto one of […]

  • 15 November 2013

    Oraco Resources, Inc. announced that they have decided to undertake a thorough washing of the approximately 80 tons of gravel and silt that they had removed from the riverbed at their Boroma site. The Company stated that the results of the rough washing of approximately 2 tons of the dredging performed prior to the rainy […]

  • 4 March 2015
    Business & Finance

    Work on the next phase of the Whittlesey Washes project that will strengthen the bank is about to start this month. People living in the area are being invited to a drop-in session to learn more. Members of the project team will be available to answer questions. Maps, plans, drawings and pictures will be on display from 11am to […]

  • 22 January 2020
    Authorities & Government, Regulation & policy, Rules & Regulation

    The Port of Karachi in Pakistan implements a ban on discharge of wash-water from open-loop scrubbers.