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Marine Dredging Contractors for rivers, lakes, basins & channels

Dredging keeps rivers, channels, lakes and basins clear of underwater obstructions, such as the build-up silt deposits . It is also a critical element where marine piling needs to be set in place so your construction project can start quickly, particularly if underwater obstructions are found. As river dredging contractors, Drake Towage is an expert at clearing waterways, channels, lakes and basins and preparing for any steelwork and construction projects you are planning.

River Dredging Contractors

We can dredge rivers from either the river bank, or by using our floating dredgers on one of our temporary modular pontoon working platforms. This means that we can dredge rivers that are sometimes difficult to reach.

Fully equipped for even the tightest of spots

Using floating dredgers and modular temporary pontoons as work platforms, Drake Towage can access your most difficult to reach sites. Specialist machinery is available from the Crab Marsh base in Wisbech – but sometimes the ingenuity of Drake Towage marine engineers is needed to make bespoke add-ons or adaptations, especially if you have an out-of-the-ordinary dredging situation.

With their ability to find effective solutions for on-site problems, the engineering team will bring a proactive and knowledge-based approach to your dredging needs without delay.

Minimum environmental impact of dredging is our top priority

As professional dredging contractors, Drake Towage generally relocate dredged material within the close vicinity of the works or in special circumstance by road, when toxicology tests show it is inert, and using approved disposal methods. Extreme care is taken at all times to dispose of dredged material responsibly.

If dredging needs to be done quickly, effectively and with minimal im-pact to the environment, Drake Towage is your best choice. As expert dredging contractors, operating within East Anglia with bank-side dredging equipment and floating dredgers readily available. Mark and Robert have a personal as well as professional commitment to protect the environment and this care extends to all dredging operations the team work on.

Dredging normally requires a licence so please contact us for advice and guidance.

For river, lakes and channel dredging enquiries:

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01945 589539