Frequently Asked Questions

Do I need a permit?

Depending on the location, size and nature of a project, permits or exemptions may be required from one or more agencies from the local to federal level. C&M Dredging can assist you in the permitting process.

What kind of equipment does C&M Dredging utilize?

C&M Dredging primarily utilizes portable hydraulic dredges, from diver assisted dredges to larger cutter suction units both cable driven and self-propelled.

In some applications, we utilize special attachments and guards for safely dredging lined ponds and lagoons without harming costly liners and membranes.

C&M Dredging regularly utilizes geo-textile tubes and polymer injection equipment, as well as mechanical dewatering plants.

What steps does C&M Dredging take to reduce or minimize the environmental impact of a dredging project?

We have tailored the nature of our equipment, training and company in general with our primary goals of performing dredging projects in a safe, environmentally responsible manner, without sacrificing quality or efficiency.

How much does dredging cost?

There are many parameters that determine the cost of a dredging project, C&M Dredging will gladly meet you on site for a free, competitive quote.

Importance of Lake Dredging

Tuesday, November 27, 2018

Florida is known for hot, wet summers. Even though rainstorms don’t stick around for long, there are enough of them that it can turn into a real pain. This is especially true for our lakes. Rainy...

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What is Red Tide?

Tuesday, November 6, 2018

Red tide is a harmful algal bloom with a higher than average concentration of a plant-like organism called microscopic algae. In Florida, the species that causes the majority of red tides is called Karenia...

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