Manufacturer and dredge titan Ellicott Dredges recently completed construction of a large custom dredge. Ellicott latest modern marvel the B2190E Electric Bucketwheel Dredge was built for a petrochemical company in the Middle East. The customized dredge was featured on the Discovery Science Channel, MEGA MACHINES, Sea Giants.
The custom-built dredge was shipped from Baltimore, Maryland during the spring of 2018 and arrived on location a few short months later. The custom-build dredge is equipped with Ellicott’s patented Dual-Wheel Excavator (DWE) 94 600HP cutter engine. The engine possesses four times the power a traditional engine of this size. Additional features include state-of-the-art redundant control and hydraulic systems.