Insights and Innovations for Dredging, Ports & Waterways
Despite being historically drought affected, dredging and desilting strategies enable farmers and communities in Maharashtra, India, to use silt with their soil to develop sustainably, whether it rains or not.Full Story
Maintenance dredging is an ongoing process for the Houston Ship Channel. Specialty equipment such as amphibious excavators are essential to recovery and restoration efforts, just as they have been essential for the maintenance of DAMP sites for a long time.
Download our corrosion resistance white paper and review brochures for the Cat® 972M Corrosion Resistant Wheel Loader and the Cat D7E Dozer Dredging Arrangement. At Caterpillar, we're working to help our customers identify readily available and cost effective corrosion resistance solutions so that they can realize measurable improvements to their machine reliability and durability in these applications.
In this third and final post about reclamation, I am taking a deeper dive by describing some of the major activities it entails and how Cat® products and services can be used to support it. Download some useful infographics about the dredge cycle, land reclamation, and the job site solutions needed each step of the way.
No matter how we define reclamation, the results are so much more important than the quantity of earth moved. In part two of our series on reclamation, we discuss the city of Rikuzentakata, Japan, and how they're crafting a legacy we can all be proud of.
We recently asked dredging industry thought leaders what reclamation means to them. Find out what they had to say in the first blog in a three part series on reclamation and how it affects people, the environment, the economy, and the future.
We're sharing insights and innovations for the dredging, ports, and waterways industry on this new blog. Our first post focuses on our industry strategy and why we recommend the Blue Ocean Strategy for any organization looking for innovation and growth opportunities.