WEDA Newsletter for May 2017

Newsletter – May 2017 Thank you for taking the time to read the May edition of the newsletter and for your support of the Western Dredging Association. We are looking forward to seeing everyone at the upcoming Dredging Summit & Expo in Vancouver next month and have a few pre-conference tips to share: Registration If […]

WEDA’s 2017 Dredging Summit and Expo, June 26-29, 2017

The Western Dredging Association (WEDA) will host its 2017 Dredging Summit and Expo at the Hyatt Regency Vancouver from June 26-29, 2017. The theme for this year’s conference is “Dredging the Americas“, which will focus on the environmental and commercial impacts of dredging in North, Central and South America. Included in the dredging conversations will […]

Short Courses at WODCON XXI June 13, 2016

The World Organization of Dredging Associations (WODA) and WEDA are proud to offer four (4) continuing education courses at WODCON XXI next month. These courses will be held at the Hyatt Regency Miami on Monday June 13, 2016. Slurry Transport & Dredge Material Capping are scheduled in the morning session, from 8AM to noon. Dredge Pump Application & Dredging Safety without Compromise are […]

Abstracts for Fall 2016 WEDA Conference

The Board of the Pacific Chapter of WEDA invites you to submit an abstract for a technical presentation at our Fall 2016 conference in San Diego, California. Presentations on all aspects of dredging and disposal, navigation structures, environmental restoration, and related topics are welcome and presentations specifically relevant to West Coast issues or projects are […]

Submit Nominations for the 2016 WEDA Safety Excellence Awards

  March 11, 2016   The Western Dredging association is requesting nominations for the “2016 Safety Excellence Awards” to be presented at the 21st World Dredging Congress & Exposition (WODCON XXI) in Miami this June. To view / print this information, click here. History During the last several years, workplace safety has gained prominence in the dredging industry […]

WEDA Newsletter for February 2016

February 2016 WEDA Newsletter, Volume 2 Homepage | Contact Us Newsletter – February 2016: Thank you for reading the second edition of the new style WEDA monthly newsletter. This is provided to you as one of the many benefits your receive as a member. This newsletter will provide you with an overview of what is […]

WEDA Newsletter for January 2016

January 2016 WEDA Newsletter, Volume 1 Homepage | Contact Us Newsletter – January 2016: In front of you is the first edition of the new style WEDA newsletter. Provided to you as one of the services specifically for our members, this newsletter will provide you with a monthly summary overview of what is going on […]

WEDA Journal of Dredging Volume 15, Issue 1

The Journal of Dredging is published by the Western Dredging Association (WEDA) to provide dissemination of technical and project information on dredging engineering topics. The peer-reviewed papers in this practice-oriented journal will present engineering solutions to dredging and placement problems, which are not normally available from traditional journals. The volume 15, No. 1 edition of the […]

WEDA’s Dredging Summit & Expo 2015

The Western Dredging Association’s 2015 Dredging Summit and Expo will be held at the Westin Galleria in Houston, Texas from June 22-25. The participants will have the opportunity to witness an outstanding program with more than 60 technical papers and plenty of opportunities to connect with others in the industry during the reception, site tours, […]

WEDA Appoints New Executive Director

New WEDA Executive Director WEDA Appoints Thomas M. Verna Executive Director The Western Dredging Association (WEDA) announced that it has appointed Board Member and Treasurer, Thomas M. Verna, as its Interim Executive Director, effective October 1, 2014.  A long time WEDA member, Board Director, Treasurer, and Safety Commission Chairman, Mr. Verna knows WEDA only too […]