Table 1-29 U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Dredging Program, Summary of Industry Activities, 1993-2000

Table 1-29
U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Dredging Program, Summary of Industry Activities, 1993-2000

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Year Millions of dollars Millions of cubic yards
Maintenance New work Total Maintenance New work Total
1993 335.2 103.9 439.1 197.2 33.4 230.6
1994 342.4 100.8 443.2 212.2 37.0 249.2
1995 319.4 116.3 435.7 163.4 26.1 189.5
1996 339.6 89.7 429.4 181.8 24.4 206.1
1997 398.5 127.3 525.8 185.0 32.2 217.2
1998 455.9 178.0 633.9 168.9 27.3 196.3
1999 487.4 232.2 719.6 195.9 42.1 238.1
2000 452.5 280.7 733.2 181.8 42.8 240.4

SOURCE: U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Navigation Data Center, available at http://www.iwr.usace.army.mil/ndc/ddhisind.htm as of December 12, 2001.

  • The maritime industry spent $733 million for maintenance dredging and new work in 2000 for removal of 240 million cubic yards of sediments.