Vietnam builds first LNG terminal

Vietnam has given the green light to build its first import terminal for liquefied natural gas (LNG). Samsung C&T Corporation, a South Korean construction group that has earned a reputation for building LNG terminals, was […]

Damen delivers CSD to Brazil

Damen has shipped a fully customised cutter suction dredger (CSD) 350, to Brazil. The standard dredger was adapted to meet Brazilian naval requirements and received additional options as per customer request. Damen carried out the […]

Opening the flood gates

When this edition of DPC went to print, parts of northern England in the UK battled severe floods caused by massive rainfall that have, in parts, been lasting for weeks. For example, the county of […]

Design for autonomous maintenance dredger unveiled

C-Job Naval Architects, an independent ship design and engineering company, has unveiled its concept design of an autonomous maintenance dredger (AUMD). The distinctive design was presented at the combined Maritime and Port Technology and Development […]

Forecasting service manages dredging impact

HR Wallingford has launched a service that can provide improved forecasting of sediment plumes caused by dredging. This enables dredging companies to better plan their schedules ahead as the service predicts sediment dispersion several days […]

Port of Cape Town undertakes dredging campaign

Transnet National Ports Authority’s (TNPA’s) Dredging Services division has begun another maintenance dredging campaign at the Port of Cape Town, South Africa, to guarantee the port has safe navigational channels and berthing facilities for shipping. […]