Ellicott Dredges, one of the oldest and most successful dredging equipment companies in the world, has been supplying dredging equipment to governments, municipalities, contractors, sand and gravel operators, port authorities, and marina operators for over 125 years.
As a world renowned dredging equipment supply company, Ellicott has sold over 2000 dredges in 100 countries.
Founded in 1885, Ellicott is the world's oldest and largest builder of medium sized cutter suction dredges. It built all of the dredges used in the original construction of the Panama Canal and ever since then has focused on the world market for cutter dredges. Ellicott®'s dredges are used for sand mining, harbor and navigation maintenance, water reservoir restoration, river and channel dredging, beach restoration and erosion control, and environmental clean-ups to name a few.
We have designed and manufactured over 2000 dredges, more than any other manufacturer, and have served customers in over 100 countries.
Ellicott engineering leverages the latest 3D modeling technology available to ensure that our design efforts are streamlined from concept through production. We utilize Finite Element Analysis techniques to eliminate the potential for design failures and expedite our time to market. Ellicott®'s engineering staff draws from both a long history and a diverse background to bring sophisticated designs to the market which are easy to operate and maintain.