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Synonyms for dredge

a power shovel to remove material from a channel or riverbed

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


Related Words

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

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The company readied the site for the Wolverine dredge by excavating a quarter-acre starting pit 12-ft.
We are very grateful for the opportunity we have had to serve Great Lakes Dredge & Dock Company, and are very happy to be continuing this relationship.
The bitter end of the monofilament is cleated off and the dredge is slowly lowered into the water, while ensuring that all of the individual strips are flowing untangled behind the dredge.
I urge everyone to visit Sumpter Dredge State Park and see for themselves the unique habitat with its fish, elk, deer, eagles, osprey and other wildlife.
This vessel will be one of the most powerful dredges in our fleet, with 4,500 hp on the cutter, the statement said.
Horsey finished one shot clear of Ross Fisher, who had looked most likely to take advantage of any mistakes from Dredge but could manage only a 70.
Circle Biodiesel & Ethanol Corporation has solved the issue of feedstock recovery by developing a dredge system that can recover algae in massive volumes in a continuous fashion without the need for human swimmers to handle or clear the dredge.
The pair are rivals for a place in Nick Faldo's Seve Trophy team against Seve Ballesteros's Europe later this month with defending champion Dredge heading the table race for the trophy match while Wilson is leading at Cranssur-Sierre.
KEY WORDS: oyster, Crassostrea, dredge efficiency, transplantation, fisheries management, Delaware Bay
We want to start from scratch without EPA's presence, to take out the argument that EPA is biased, because the decision to dredge has been made," Mears says.
EPA will conduct dust control monitoring and measures, as necessary, to prevent the potential for dust from the dredge piles becoming airborne.
The Rev Michael Vockins, secretary of Worcestershire County Cricket Club, also voiced concerns that the flooding had been so severe due to a failure to dredge the River Severn.
2million to dredge the Channel Islands Harbor, using the excess sand to replenish the beaches south of Port Hueneme.
Great Lakes Dredge & Dock Corporation (NASDAQ: GLDD), the largest provider of dredging services in the United States and a major provider of commercial and industrial demolition and remediation services, announced today the execution of definitive contracts for the construction of a 15,000-cubic-yard-capacity Trailing Suction Hopper Barge and 14,000-horsepower Tug.