As a leading provider of dredging services, CASHMAN DREDGING & MARINE CONTRACTING COMPANY, LLC aims to provide innovative dredging and engineering solutions that strengthen local economies and improve the communities in which we work and live. Whether the work is performed close to home or in the international market, CASHMAN takes pride in upholding our organizational values: integrity, accountability, safety, and environmental conservation, in all we do.

Using sound engineering and innovative developments, CASHMAN DREDGING provides an array of integrated solutions ranging from environmental, industrial, and pond dredging to beach renourishment and marine drilling and blasting.

Our Leadership


I strongly believe that innovation has been the key to our success and that our ability to grow and take on new ventures is the result of innovative thinking, collectively.


Jay M. Cashman
Founder & Chairman of the Board


At CASHMAN, we continually strive to be the very best in all we do. Quality, safety, and professionalism form the foundation of our business.


Dale Pyatt
President & Chief Executive Officer

Company History

In the 1970s, Mr. Jay M. Cashman founded his first company, J.M. Cashman, and quickly established a strong reputation for performing heavy civil and marine contracting projects throughout the Northeast. Notable work included reconstructing destroyed seawalls and jetties after the Blizzard of ’78 and developing a new marine facility in Martha’s Vineyard for the Steamship Authority and small dredging projects throughout New England.

Throughout the 1990s, Mr. Cashman established Jay Cashman, Inc. and continued to expand and prosper - executing major, large-scale heavy civil and marine construction projects and dredging projects primarily using mechanical dredges.

Having continuous success with Jay Cashman, Inc., Mr. Cashman founded CASHMAN DREDGING & MARINE CONTRACTING COMPANY, LLC in 2006. Since forming Cashman Dredging, its history of being a valued dredging and marine construction contractor is maintained through strong internal and external team culture, cultivated with Clients, Owners, and Joint Venture partners alike.

Over the last decade, CASHMAN DREDGING has emerged as an industry pacemaker in navigational and maintenance dredging projects. Past and current projects performed by CASHMAN DREDGING have greatly improved ports, navigational waterways, physical infrastructure in communities, and enhanced local and regional economies. From port developments to marine-related oil and gas infrastructure projects executed along the Eastern Seaboard, the Caribbean, and beyond, our team has diversified its abilities, added expertise and equipment, continued core capabilities, and maintained focus’ on safety, quality, and sustainability.