GLDD Lands Major Dredging Contracts

Boskalis, Van Oord and Jan de Nul aren't the only the only ones who will be sucking vast quantities of mud from the Suez Canal over the next few years. A consortium between Great Lakes Dredge and Dock (25%) and Dredging International (75%) announced this week it too has been contracted by the Suez Canal Authority to participate in the large-scale dredging project.  The … [Read more...]

$25 Million Delaware River Dredging Contract Awarded

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers awarded Great Lakes Dredge & Dock Co. a $25,376,872 firm fixed-price contract to dredge the main channel of the Delaware River last Friday. The project includes using either a pipeline cutter suction or hopper dredge to deepen the lower portion of the Delaware River between Ben Franklin Bridge to Walt Whitman Bridge (~2.5 miles) and … [Read more...]