The areas of operation can define some of the unique exposures for dredging and marine contracting. It is critical that underwriters gain a full understanding of the project and the scope of work. The primary types of dredging are listed below with a brief description:

1. Private ponds and waterways

2. Inland waters and rivers

3. Ports and Harbours

4. Coastal, including bays, inlets and sounds

5. Foreign / Domestic

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The area of operation dictates the type of dredge utilized.