North America’s Leading Dredging Contractor
IT ALL STARTS WITH DREDGING™
Great Lakes Dredge & Dock Corporation (GLDD) is the leading provider of dredging services in the United States specializing in projects that help improve and protect our nation’s infrastructure and coastlines. GLDD is the only U.S. dredging contractor with a long history of performing significant international projects. With a robust portfolio of major dredging projects, we bring extensive experience and a strong safety record. Our diverse fleet of equipment includes hopper, mechanical and hydraulic dredges, and approximately 200 support vessels. Established in the Chicago area in the late 1800s, GLDD is a publicly traded company with corporate headquarters in Houston, Texas, regional business offices in New York City, New York, Jacksonville, Florida, and Houston, Texas, and marine yards in five U.S. locations.
THE WORK WE DO
As a leading dredging contractor, we do it all when it comes to dredging – whether it’s deepening ports, maintaining channels, restoring beaches, restoring reservoir capacity, or developing barrier islands. To discover how Great Lakes Dredge & Dock Co. is helping shape the world and improve our environment, explore the work we’ve done on projects across several categories.
ENVIRONMENTAL, SOCIAL & GOVERNANCE
Preserving the Environment
GLDD prioritizes environmental, safety, social and governance standards and processes in everything we do. Our business is focused on ensuring that our nation’s shorelines are protected and potential risks associated with storms and sea change are mitigated. Our people seek and develop technical innovations so that our work can be completed efficiently and responsibly.
Safety Is Paramount
Safety is a core value at GLDD, where we subscribe to a philosophy of Safety Without Compromise and embrace an Incident & Injury Free®️ (IIF®️) work environment for everyone.