Dredging is the process of removing silt, sand and other sediments from the floor of any water body, including rivers, lakes, ponds and oceans, to facilitate navigation or construct bridges or dams. Read about dredging, its types and its importance in this article.
Different Types of Dredgers are available for different dredging operation like backhoes and cutter section dredger etc.Lets understand some of the dredge type.
Dredging though commercially a very important activity in the shipping industry has several negative impacts on the marine environment. Find out about the various effects of dredging in this article.
As the grounded Suez Canal ship Ever Given is refloated and continues its journey, dredger of the canal recollects the event.
An excavator with the multitool was used for the first time in the port of Hamburg. Take a look for yourself in this episode of PORT IS WHAT WE DO.
According to the Minister of Works and Transport, it has been twenty (20) years since the last dredging took place and was an operation deemed long overdue.
It is extremely necessary to generate awareness among people towards protection and conservation of marine environment. We have enumerated 11 main causes of marine pollution which have been troubling marine environment for quite some time now.
The Ambiorix is one-of-its kind cutter suction dredger vessel, owned and operated by the Dutch conglomerate DEME – Dredging Environmental and Marine Engineering. The vessel’s operational singularity stems from its applicability in the hardest of sub-water dredging conditions.
Cristobal Colon is one of the largest and technologically advanced dredging ships in the world. With its great dredging capacity and design, this largest ship has been the talk of the town. Find out more about the dredger inside the article.