Dredging Summit Abuja 2012.
Pictures of Past Dredging Summits
An Extract Of The Law To Provide For The Regulation
Of Waterfront Infrastructure Development In Lagos State.
OFFENCES AND PENALTIES:
Section 20 – (1) Any person who carries on the business of sand
dealing or sand dredging along the waterfronts without obtaining the
necessary Operations Permit shall be liable on conviction to a fine
not more than One Million Naira (N1, 000,000.00) or imprisonment for
a term of 2 years or both.
(2) Any person who constructs, develops, erects any building or any
other structure (not being a structure required for water transportation)
along the waterfronts and embankments within the State without a permit
or in any other manner contravenes the provisions of this law, shall
be liable on conviction to a fine not more than One Million Naira (N1,
000,000.00) or imprisonment for a term of six months or both.
(3) Any person who encroaches, obstructs, or impedes physical accesses
to any waterfront, damage or impairs the aesthetic of any waterfront
whether partially or wholly shall be liable on conviction to a fine
not exceeding Two Hundred and Fifty Thousand Naira (N250, 000.00) or
imprisonment for a term of three months or both.
FEES FOR SAND DEALING AND SAND DREDGING
Type Operator Fee Per Location Per Annum Fee Per Dredge Per Annum
Sand Miners - N200,000.00
Laterite Dealers - N100,000.00
Dredging firms: Category ‘A’.
Ø Hopper Dredge - N10 Million
Ø Cutter Suction Dredge (24” – 30”) - N10 Million
Ø Cutter Suction Dredge (17” – 20”) - N3 Million
Ø Cutter Suction Dredge (10” – 16”) - N1.5
Dredgers: Category ‘B’
Ø Sand Stockpiles/Sellers
1. LEKKI Ajah – N1,000,000.00
2. Ikorodu – N750,000.00
3. Badagry/Epe – N1,000,000.00
Dredgers: Category ‘C’
Ø Manual Dredgers - N100,000.00
The State of Nigerian
Dredges: A New Dredge Repair Yard.
Many dredges being
offered by dredge owners for contracts in the Nigerian industry right
now are far from healthy. There are stories of dredges being paid for
and on mobilization to site, they begin to manifest serious problems
of disrepair. For many days or weeks or months, the client cannot have
his milestones met because the dredge is down while efforts are being
made to buy spare parts or to bring experienced mechanics to perform
Describing this ugly situation, Sir Isaac Chuks, CEO of Funq Tai Engineering
Company, summed it up that many “Nigerian dredges work for two
hours and spoil for five hours”. Read more.
Other Articles &
Mr Pier Luigi Carrodano on his
work with Gen. T Y Danjuma's companies and the Chinese sea trade with
Engr Akin Olaniyan on need for NIMASA
to return to original mandate and harnessing cabotage trade...NEW
Dr. Wilson Odafe Omene on Niger
Delta politics, amnesty programme, Nigerian maritime and local govt,
Adeyemo on River Niger Dredging...
P.C. Nwilo on his assessment of NIWA during sabbatical ...
Nseyeng Ebong on his 8-year tenure as rector of Maritime Academy
of Nigeria Oron...
Dumo Lulu Briggs as
chairman of Maritime Academy of Nigeria Oron, his vision...
Muyiwa Omasebi: The face-off Between NIWA, MMSD and Lagos State Govt.
K Folarin: The Collapse
of Nig. shipping lines.
Carrodano: How govt
can revive Nig. shipping lines.
Epia: The struggles
of Nig shipping lines with cargo reservation scheme.
Gibb: Intricacies of
the equipment market in Nigeria.
many choppers has DPR got?" - Chief Ogunsiji.
Dredging the Niger Delta: Interview of Ben Efekarurhobo.
of Surveying in the Dredging Industry
Of Myth, Reality and Resource Control
Law: A judgment on the ownership of a sand dredging site by the
Court of Appeal.
Lagos State Attorney General Interpretes state law on sand dredging
NIWA public notice on Lagos State intervention in inland waterways regulation.
c. An Extract Of The Law To Provide
For The Regulation Of Waterfront Infrastructure Development In Lagos
/ Training :
DREDGING & MARINE
*Consultancy on Nigerian dredging projects; Management
of Dredgers; Marine and Maritime Businesses or Reports...
or partnering on Seminars, Workshops, Conferences, Etc...
STAFF TRAINING MODULES
*In-house training of dredger crews; Ports and Terminal Workers; Training
on Cargo Handling Procedures, Etc...
Dredge Skills & Marine Training Centre Ltd.