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Posted: over 10 years ago

India: Illegal sand-dredging in Raigad

Mumbai: Rampant ,illegal sand-dredging,in contravention of rules laid down by the state government i...

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Sand-mining mafia attacks environmental activists from TOI team

Mumbai: The sand-mining mafia, which is gradually choking Bankot Creek in Raigad, attacked a TOI tea...

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USA: Canaveral Harbor Sand Bypass Project scheduled for March

The Canaveral Harbor Federal Sand Bypass Project at the Port Canaveral in Fl. is scheduled for const...

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“Sand War”- Singapore vs Neighbours

The island city-state’s size has increased by over 20 per cent since the 1960s and demand for ...

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India: construction in Mumbai has come to a near halt due to a serious shortage of sand

Construction in Mumbai has come to a near halt due to a serious shortage of sand, the most essential...

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5.2 million cubic meters of sand complete the restoration of Cancun beaches (Mexico)

CANCUN, Mexico – The depositing of 5.2 million cubic meters (178.5 million cubic feet) of sand to re...

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  • Project & Tenders
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New Jersey, USA: Atlantic City reports major sand losses this week

Power may be restored to the region’s homes by the end of the week, but it could be a long time befo...

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Sri Lanka will appoint a dredging contractor to bring up three million cubic metres of sea sand

Sri Lanka will appoint a dredging contractor to bring up three million cubic metres of sea sand to s...

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  • Project & Tenders
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USA: Ocean City’s beach erosion ongoing, beach fill project requires an extra 400.000 cy of sand

Ocean City’s ongoing beach-fill project will dump about 400,000 more cubic yards of sand than ...

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  • Project & Tenders
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Sand dredging operations suspended by Cambodian government

AUTHORITIES have temporarily suspended three Kampot province dredging operations for sand to export,...

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Bangladesh: massive river dredging project might be jeopardized by illegal sand extraction

THE government is going to formulate a policy to stop haphazard sand extraction from different river...

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  • Project & Tenders
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New Zealand: Sandspit Marina will reclaim 100.000 cubic meters of sand

The new marina Sandspit Yacht Club Marina Society hopes to build at Sandspit would provide berthing ...

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  • Project & Tenders
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Destin, USA: 200,000 cubic yards of sand dredged, job done

The dredges scouring sand from East Pass and piping it to Okaloosa Island finished work on Thursday,...

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  • Project & Tenders
Posted: over 11 years ago
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Fl.,USA: joint beachfill project demands over 1 mio cy of sand, Great Lakes presents lowest bid

AVALON — A major emergency beach fill project that may result in more than 1 million cubic yards of ...

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  • Project & Tenders
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Cambodian Fishermen suffer from large scale sand-dredging operations

VILLAGERS in Koh Kong province say they continue to suffer from large-scale sand-dredging operations...

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Sand Mining Affects Agriculture in Western India

Navsari (Gujarat)– Continuous illegal sand mining in rivers that pass through Surat are not ju...

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A DEAD END IN THE DREDGE DEBATE: Holiday Isle’s (USA) hopes for emergency sand dashed in ‘impasse’

Holiday Isle’s eroded beaches will not be restored with the sand now being dredged from Destin harbo...

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Tsengwen Reservoir: Taiwan’s military will help to dredge 65 million cubic meter of sand

The military will help dredge the sand, mud and driftwood that Typhoon Morakot deposited in Tsengwen...

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Nigeria: the Lagos State government has placed embargo on all surface sand mining activities across the state

The Commissioner for Waterfront Infrastructure Development, Prince Adesegun Oniru disclosed this at ...

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Ocean City, USA: Cost to replace sand lost during Ida: about $10M

Three-day tropical storm wipes out approximately 600,000 cubic yards… Source: Ocean City Today...

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Unlawful sand dredging racket busted in Mumbra (India)

THANE: In a unique incident of its kind, the Mumbra police seized a dredger boat along with suction ...

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The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers and Weeks Marine dumped the first load of sand on Harvey Cedars Beach

HARVEY CEDARS – The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers and contractor Weeks Marine dumped the first ...

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  • Project & Tenders
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Thai rights body opposes firm’s sand dredging proposal

The National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) has opposed a proposal from a firm which wants to dredge...

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Vietnamese sand exporters to Singapore hit by new laws

Sand exporters have complained to the Prime Minister after falling foul of new regulation… Sou...

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UK Protesters’ delight at dredging victory

A GREAT swathe of sand off the coast of Gower could be left untouched following a major rethink by a...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 11 years ago