Beneficial use for the Great Lakes

Efforts are under way in the states bordering the five US Great Lakes to reuse dredged material improve water quality, keep navigation channels clear, and fortify and recreate habitats Initiatives in one of the states […]

African ports expand further into the sea

With the African continent’s ports growing, so are concerns regarding the environmental impact of port expansions The United Nations (UN) predicts a 3.4% economic growth for Africa in 2019, up from the 3.2% posted last […]

Gdynia port. Credit: Wojtek Jakubowski /Fotokombinat

Port of Gdynia to upgrade and green facilities

During the Maritime Economy Forum in Gdynia, Poland, which took place in early October, Adam Meller, the Port of Gdynia Authority managing board president, laid out the biggest infrastructure programme ever seen at the port, with […]

Dredging data: Recycled dredgers

In this edition of Dredging data, we look at the age of a vessel at the time it was recycled and in which country it was dismantled between 1980 and 2019. The three countries leading […]