Top News – May 26 to June 1, 2014


DEME: Solid Order Book

Since the beginning of 2014, DEME managed to  maintain its order book at a fairly high level of about 3.0 billion EUR thanks to new orders, well spread worldwide across dredging, energy related and environmental activities.


Panama Canal Expansion Update – May 2014 (VIDEO)

The Panama Canal expansion project will double the capacity of the Panama Canal by 2015 by creating a new lane of traffic and allowing more and larger ships to transit.


The Bahamas: Bimini Dredging Halted by Privy Council

The controversial dredging operation in Bimini has been brought to a halt with the granting of an injunction by the Privy Council in London.


Sri Lanka: Second Phase of Hambantota Port Project Underway

The Hambantota Sea Port Project will greatly accelerate economic development in Sri Lanka’s Southern Province, the Hambatota Sea Port Project Manager Liu Hong Shen said.


Denmark: Massive Interest for Fehmarnbelt Tunnel Project

The tendering process for the construction of the world’s longest tunnel across the Fehmarnbelt has now entered its next phase.


Dredging Today Staff, June 1, 2014