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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


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

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Great Lakes Dredge & Dock Corporation GLDD has been given 3 dredging contracts along the Delaware River by the U.
As they work, dredges log data of exactly where they dredged and to what depth, how much shoreline was created and where, and this information must be made readily available to their clients.
Fish strip dredges provide us anglers with the most realistic-appearing tool to attract game fish and trigger their feeding response from a drifting boat.
Brennan's fleet is now comprised of eight DSC dredges--six Moray Class dredges with 8-in.
Unfortunately, the dredges can also take up marine life along with sand.
Great Lakes Dredge & Dock Corporation, the largest provider of dredging services in the US, and Bahrain's Nass Contracting have won a $57 million deal for the East Hidd Housing Project in Bahrain.
For these projects, Great Lakes Dredge & Dock will utilize a drilling and blasting barge to pretreat the seabed rock formations in the river and mechanical and hydraulic dredges.
Its rugged design offers the full features of larger dredges in an exceptionally portable design.
There is quite a fleet of dredges and equipment in the gulf or close by that can be mobilized quickly to help," Mr.
Dredges provide semiquantitative data, have been used with consistency over extended periods (decades), and provide data on population trends.
s dredge California - one of the most powerful hydraulic dredges operating in the United States - is pumping more than 1.
One of the oldest dredging equipment firms across the world, Ellicott Dredges, is interested in supplying dredging equipment to the Bangladesh Water Development Board (BWDB).
DSC Marlin Class dredges are available in either a diesel- or electric-powered model to meet the customer's specific needs.