Specialist dredging consulting

Establishing new port channels and basins and managing the build-up of sediment can present a major obstacle to ports and boat harbours. Removal of seabed material often requires specialist dredging equipment, which is often limited in availability and costly to mobilise.

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Key contact

Andy Brown - Coastal Infrastructure

Head of Business Development, North America

Houston, United States

+1 281 200 3115 Coastal@bmtglobal.com

Keeping the channels open

Our experience in managing the whole life cycle of dredging projects mean that we are best placed to assist our clients in ensuring timely execution and best value for money from the engineering design, procurement, execution and maintenance phase.

Related projects

Lower Yarra River Dredge Study

Environmental risk assessment of siltation dredging and dredge material management.

MTIA and Management Measures for Dredging Activity in a Busy Port

Using AIS-based methodology, BMT mapped out marine traffic scenarios that have enabled clients to plan future dredging activity safety & efficiently.

Broome Channel Optimisation

BMT was engaged by KPA to provide site supervision, technical and management services for the delivery of the Broome Channel Optimisation project to enable port access for large shipping and cruise vessels.

Cairns Cruise Ship Development

Ports North engaged BMT to provide specialist engineering design of the dredging and disposal site and environmental advice for the EIS process. Aproximately 800,000 cubic metres of material was removed and pumped onshore.

Inner Harbour Deepening and Reclamation Monitoring Fremantle Ports

Fremantle Ports trusted BMT to oversee marine monitoring of major dredging and reclamation works, in full public view, for Western Australia's largest metropolitan port.

Bunbury and Port Hedland Maintenance Dredging

BMT was engaged by the Bunbury Port Authority in 2004 and again in 2007 to manage maintenance dredging works undertaken in the harbour and channel areas of the Port.

Western Australia Maintenance Dredging Program Management

BMT has worked to provide an integrated service for the management of the DoT's Maintenance Dredging Program since 2000.

Lancelin Maintenance Dredging

BMT delivered the full range of project management, from the drafting of tender documents to on-site supervision.