Inland upgrades support US industry

A government grant is enabling several projects at the US port of Jeffersonville to be rolled out simultaneously, and forms part of a nationwide push to update its inland waterways The port of Indiana-Jeffersonville on […]

Dredger for hydropower dam delivered

The delivery of a new cutter suction dredger to a key hydropower dam in southeast Africa is one action being taken to increase electricity supply The increasing demand for hydroelectricity in Africa and ongoing push […]

Offshore wind farms to be built in Japanese ports

Construction, operation and maintenance of offshore wind farms at Akita and Noshiro ports in the Akita Prefecture, Japan, is to begin this month, Marubeni Corporation, a Japanese integrated trading and business conglomerate, announced in February […]

Dredger of the month: Meuse River

DEME’s Meuse River and Boskalis’ Krios were both launched late in 2019, and both vessels are repeat orders following the success of 2017-built models Two large dredgers were launched in the fourth quarter of 2019 […]

Port Nelson rebuilds wharf

A NZD20 million (USD13.22 million) redevelopment of Port Nelson’s Main Wharf North has begun in New Zealand. The first phase of the project is to demolish the century-old wharf before replacing it with a concrete […]