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.

What is a Geotextile Tube

Thursday, October 10, 2019

A geotextile tube can go by many other names such as geobags, geocontainers, soil tubes, etc., but they all have the same job. That job is to dewater sediments and desludge industrial waste. It's a large...

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What is a stormwater retention pond used for in Florida?

Tuesday, May 28, 2019

There's no other way around it, Florida is wet. It's surrounded by water, it rains...a LOT, and hurricane season can be a brutal time. So with all this water coming down and around Florida, how is it...

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