Dredging machine

a machine (commonly on a boat) used to scoop up mud, gravel, or obstructions from the bottom of rivers, docks, etc., so as to deepen them.

See also: Dredge

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According to MMDA Supervising Operations Officer Bong Nebrija, the DPWH will have to tear-down one lane to put its dredging machine in order to lift the Sevilla Bridge.
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He said a floater assembly is attached to a dredging machine that sucks up sand from the bottom of the sea.
She said the loan would be allocated as follows: P200 million for procurement of dredging machine and heavy equipment, P300 million for the construction of new permanent capitol building, P50 million for acquisition of land and landscaping works, P50 million for the construction of a new provincial jail, P400M for provincial road networks, P500 million for seedlings procurement, P90 million for seedling nurseries; P100 million for educational assistance and P50 million for program equity.
He said a dredge floater assembly is attached to a dredging machine while sucking up sand from the sea bottom.
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