Outgoing chair of CEDA’s Marine Strategy Navigation Group Chantal Martens shares her most rewarding experiences there and has advice for her successor.
Mexico’s Port of Veracruz is upping its game with a dredging, reclamation, breakwater, and rail and road project to boost the capacity of Mexican ports.
Land & Water is to develop a wetland near Rainham, UK, to create a habitat for protected migratory bird species through the re-use of dredged material.
As utilisation levels increase, Egypt’s ports are looking to both domestic and international investors to fund expansion projects.
With Morocco’s long coasts on the Atlantic and Mediterranean and a strategic position on the Strait of Gibraltar, the country is implementing huge port construction and expansion projects to accommodate an anticipated surge in seaborne trade for itself and the rest of Africa.
The construction of a container and ro-ro port at Norvik, Sweden, on the Baltic Sea, signals new logistical options for the nation’s capital city region.
With 2018 coming to a close, DPC looks at dredger conversions and refits carried out in the Netherlands over the course of this year.
Continuing question marks over Tanzania’s mega-port project have given local rivals the chance to join the race to dominate the container trade in east Africa.
Damen has delivered a DOP150 submersible dredge pump to Brazilian civil engineering contractor BELOV to create an access channel to the sea for a power plant currently under construction in the country.
Japan leads efforts to rehabilitate and expand Mozambique’s third-largest commercial port in anticipation of a coal production boom in southern Africa.