Dredging is the act of removing silt and other material by using various machines equipped with scooping or suction devices. Dredging is used to removal of sediment and debris and in underwater mining from the bottom of lakes, rivers, harbors, and other water bodies. Usually focused dredging on maintaining or depth of navigation channels, Anchorages or berthing areas. To ensure the safe passage of boats and ships and Dredging plays a vital role in the Nation’s economy.
Dredging contractors and equipment manufacturers designed and engineered inspected and tested dredging facilities. Some of the dredge components by the dredging contractors
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