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DAM DESILTING DREDGER

The reservoir belonging to the Lutz Oberstufe power plant in Raggal, Austria, holds the water of the river Lutz behind a 100-metre-wide dam. The storage capacity is as much as two million cubic metres of runoff water, made available to the power plant 130 metres below as required.

16 August 2018
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New Dredger for North American Sand and Gravel Operation

ROHR-IDRECO Dredge Systems has delivered a new gantry type floating clamshell dredger and conveyor system to North American Sand and Gravel Operation.

5 March 2018
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New projects

Onsite works on a 4.2 m³ floating clamshell dredger with digging depth of 45 meters for desiltation dredging of a hydrodam in Austria is well under way. The mechanical assembly will be completed end of December.

15 January 2018
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New partnerships

Northern Ireland-based CDE is a leading global wet processing equipment company delivering efficient solutions to the sand and aggregates, mining, construction and demolition waste and industrial sands sectors...

20 December 2017
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Integration of European Entities and new company names

In 2011 Ellicott Dredge Enterprises acquired the companies Rohr Bagger GmbH (Germany), Idreco BV (the Netherlands) in 2012, and shortly thereafter the distributor of Rohr in France, Rohr France Sàrl. These companies each had their own distinct product portfolio but were often serving the same clientele in the sand & gravel-, mining- and hydrodam desiltation […]

15 December 2017
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Ellicott Dredges’ Parent Company Makes Fortune 500 List

Ellicott Dredge Enterprises is pleased to announce that its parent, Markel Corporation, (NYSE: MKL) has earned a position on the latest Fortune 500 list, at number 476, with over USD 5 billion of revenues. Ellicott Dredge Enterprises is part of Markel Ventures (MV), the non-insurance operations of Markel.

17 June 2017
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New Hire

Ellicott Dredge Enterprises announces that Fulco Vrooland has joined the company as Managing Director of their ROHR-IDRECO Dredge Systems European Division. In this capacity he will be working to expand the company’s business within Europe as well as internationally.

7 April 2016
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President Barack Obama Visits ROHR-IDRECO’s Parent Company Ellicott Dredges

On Friday, May 17, President Barack Obama spent several hours at Ellicott’s headquarters and factory in Baltimore, MD, USA, meeting with workers, inspecting dredge machinery, and making a policy speech on U.S. Government plans to accelerate infrastructure projects. At the beginning of his speech, the President joked, “I was told that one of your customers […]

17 May 2013
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