Dredging & Reclamation in Kenya & East Africa
What is dredging?
Dredging refers to the underwater excavation of silt, soil, and sand. The process of dredging comprises the below-mentioned steps:
- Underwater Dredging: This is done by deploying backhoe dredgers / grab dredgers/cutter suction dredgers and Trailer suction dredgers
- Transporting the dredged material
Navigation: To build basins, harbors, jetties, canals, and other facilities and/or to develop, maintain, expand, or otherwise improve essential navigation connections to inland harbors and ports, so as to promote transportation of people, material, and equipment using the waterways.
Construction and Reclamation: To supply construction materials like sand, clay, gravel, and shell. To provide landfills, including the construction of residential and industrial areas, dams, airports and highways, etc.
Flood Control: To improve or maintain the discharge or flow capabilities of channels, rivers, and other waterways by maintaining or enlarging the cross section or by re-aligning the water courses.
Environmental Remediation: To remove or clean up the sub-aqueous or underwater pollutants from contaminated water bodies to improve the quality of water. As a matter of fact, dredging contributes a lot to the development, environmental and economic sectors of most countries.
Our highly professional dredging operations have enabled us to become East Africa's outstanding performer.
Deploying the very latest technology across operations allows us to exceed our customers’ expectations. This approach has helped us achieve remarkable expansion and benefit from new business acquisitions.
Our dredging activities feature:
- Capital and maintenance dredging for ports and harbors
- Artificial island construction
- Beach Construction
- Land reclamation
- Intake and outfall dredging