Dredging at Ukrainian seaports exceeded 4 mln cbm from year beginning

12.10.2016

The scope of dredging at the seaports of Ukraine performed from the beginning of the year exceeded 4 mln cbm, says press center of Ukrainian Sea Ports Authority (USPA).

Dredging works have been completed at the inner harbor of Mariupol port (505,000 cbm of dredged material). Maintenance dredging at the approach channel to the Coal Harbour is in progress. The scope of this year’s dredging works at the port totaled 1.2 mln cbm of material.

As of 10 October 2016, dredging at the approach channel and water area of Berdyansk seaport amounted to 418,000 cbm.

From the beginning of the year, 239,000 cbm of material has been dredged at Deep Water Fairway (DWF) Danube – Black Sea and 285,000 cbm of material - at the Bugsko-Dneprovskiy Lymansky Channel (BDLC).

Maintenance dredging at the water area of Odessa seaport totaled 72,000 cbm.

Dredging works at Dnestrovsko-Limansky Channel of the Belgorod-Dnestrovsky seaport amounted to 780,000 cbm.

Besides, maintenance dredging has been completed at Yuzhny seaport (461,000 cbm).

Port Yuzhny is to see capital dredging in the nearest time. Besides, tenders are to be announced for operational dredging at Izmail and Odessa ports.


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