dredge


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Synonyms for dredge

a power shovel to remove material from a channel or riverbed

cover before cooking

search (as the bottom of a body of water) for something valuable or lost

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remove with a power shovel, usually from a bottom of a body of water

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California said the dredges destroy fish habitat and stir up mercury that gets into drinking water and builds to toxic levels in fish, among other problems.
Dredge Yard is dedicated to the market of dredging and mining components, equipment and technology.
Hanson said the pilot dredge met both water quality and air quality standards.
During AGG1, in celebration of launching its new website, DSC is encouraging customers to stop by its booth and tell their own dredge stories.
After our live baits are deployed, we position one unweighted fish strip dredge from the bow and another from the stern.
The company said it has contracted a shipyard for the functional design drawings, detailed design drawings and follow on construction of the Dredge, based on its patent pending concept design and performance specification, adding that the major components and steel were ordered for the construction to begin when it terminated the shipyard's contract on 3 April 2013, due to certain defaults.
Both types of ball joints undergo thorough tests and inspections during and after production, such as simulating working pressure and dredge ball joints movements.
Yet he was still indebted to a remarkable run of misfortune for his rivals at the 16th with Dredge and Pablo Larrazabal taking six at that hole.
It is apparent that dredging not only promotes resuspension of sediment bound indicator bacteria, but the finer dredge suspended particles could also have served as new adsorptive surfaces in the water column for indicator bacteria and, thereby increasing their population in surface water .
Under new proposals the company will be allowed to dredge up to 500,000 tonnes a year, although the maximum over the 10-year period will remain at 3m tonnes.
Circle Biodiesel & Ethanol Corporation (San Marcos, CA) CEO Peter Schuh confirmed that the four-yearold biofuel company he operates has been awarded a "Notice of Allowance" by the United States Patent and Trademark Office for his patent application for: Suction Dredge System and Method.
Tunnel builders TT2 originally planned to dredge the trench for the tunnel sections in a "window" between November and March.
BRITONS Oliver Wilson and Bradley Dredge were separated by just a stroke after Friday's second round of the European Masters and set for an engrossing battle over the weekend.
The suction dredge is much faster, but suction dredges likely do not concentrate large oysters and, by removing most surficial material, may reduce bottom shell coverage and decrease bottom complexity.
Welsh golfers Bradley Dredge and Stephen Dodd today kept up their bids to qualify for next week's Volvo Masters in Spain.