Who We Are
Find out more about the Dredging Contractors of America, its vision and mission, its leadership, and its board of directors.
What is Dredging?
One of the many benefits of dredging is the creation and maintenance of safe and efficient navigation channels.
Contractor Members & Benefits
One of the many benefits of being a DCA member is the opportunity to collectively shape policy for the betterment of the overall dredging industry.
From the East Coast, Great Lakes, Mississippi River, the Gulf of Mexico, and the Pacific, DCA’s member companies span the entire country.
Jones Act Support
Learn more about how the Jones Act is critical to the present and future success of our nation’s maritime industry.
"Dredging is the first link of our nation's infrastructure, supporting international trade. DCA allows collaboration among the industry and presents our concerns to both Congress and third parties."
Henry Schorr Manson Construction Co.
"Dredging enables the domestic economy and stimulates international commerce, and DCA are the advocates for industry protection, providing support to the industry."
Harry Stewart The Dutra Group
"Dredging facilitates maritime commerce and safe navigation and DCA provides a forum for our industry to meet and discuss important issues, exchange ideas, and plan for future success."
Bill Hussin Cashman Dredging & Marine Contracting Co., LLC
"Dredging keeps our waterways clear for recreational and commercial traffic, producing better water quality for future generations. DCA is an important voice for the industry through lobbying efforts and supporting industry awareness."
Andrew Timmis J.F. Brennan