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Port of Corpus Christi Recognized by the American Association of Port Authorities with Award of Excellence


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Isaac Hamtez and Brian Davis win DSC Dredge Best Paper Award at 2019 WEDA Dredging Summit & Expo

LA, United States

RESERVE, LOUISIANA – For over five years, DSC Dredge LLC has sponsored the Western Dredging Association (WEDA) Best Paper Award at its annual conference. WEDA, a non-profit technical association...

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INSIGHTS: John F. Reinhart, CEO, Virginia Port Authority (VPA)

VA, United States

John F. Reinhart is the CEO and executive director of the Virginia Port Authority (VPA). He is responsible for the broad programmatic areas of business development and growth, strategic marketing,...

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New York was second-busiest port through May for first time in decades

NY, United States

For the first time in a long time, the Port of New York and New Jersey ranked No. 2 in the U.S. by volume shipped from January through May. The Port of Long Beach in California for a while has been...

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Sen Cassidy of La speaks out for US Gulf Coast Restoration Funding

DC, United States

U.S. Senator Bill Cassidy, M.D. (R-LA), during a recent Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee hearing, defended the use of offshore energy revenue sharing funds that support Louisiana’s...


Upcoming Projects/Contracts/Tenders
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DREDGING & MARINE INDUSTRY COMPANY FOR SALE

A profitable 20 year old company in the Dredging and Marine Industry is for sale as the owner is relocating. Company was Incorporated under the Companies Act of 1956, The Company is engaged in...

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MANATEE HARBOR, MAINTENANCE DREDGING, 40- FOOT PROJECT, ENTRANCE CHANNEL, TURNING BASIN, AND SOUTH ACCESS CHANNEL, MANATEE COUNTY, FL RFQ – Opportunity Available at Department of the Army

FL, United States

Here is another great opportunity from Department of the Army titled MANATEE HARBOR, MAINTENANCE DREDGING, 40- FOOT PROJECT, ENTRANCE CHANNEL, TURNING BASIN, AND SOUTH ACCESS CHANNEL, MANATEE...

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Canada awards Davie, Seaspan frigate maintenance contracts

Canada

Canada has unveiled plans to invest C$7.5 billion (about US$5.74 billion) in maintaining the Royal Canadian Navy’s fleet of 12 Halifax-class guided missile frigates between now and their planned...

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Marion Mill Pond flood control project to start in August

WI, United States

MARION — Efforts to save the Mill Pond in Marion have been successful so far and work to continue that effort will begin soon, according to Village President Don Gillmore.So far, roughly...


Project Updates & Industry Developments
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Appeals Court Vindicates Veteran Jailed for Digging Ponds on His Property

MT, United States

Taking a cue from the Supreme Court, the 9th Circuit Court of Appeals has vacated the conviction of U.S. Navy veteran Joseph D. Robertson, who languished in prison for a year and a half for digging...

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Denial of expanded erosion-control measures for Nantucket bluff under appeal

MA, United States

NANTUCKET — Efforts to fight erosion on the Sankaty Bluff are headed to court. The Sconset Beach Preservation Fund has appealed the Conservation Commission’s decision to deny expansion of an...

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$97M in RESTORE Act Funding for 5 Gulf Coast States

United States

Counties in five Gulf Coast states affected by the Deepwater Horizon oil spill can apply for eligible construction and real property acquisition activities under the RESTORE Act.County governments...

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NJ Rules May Delay Tuckerton Dredge Spoils Site

NJ, United States

Tuckerton Beach Association President Jamie Gross asked the Tuckerton Borough Council whether the state Department of Environmental Protection has required the borough to get a Coastal Area...


Company & People News/C-Suite Interviews
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St. Anthony seeking new contractor to complete harbour dredging

Canada

Contract terminated with B&R Enterprises ST. ANTHONY, N.L. — St. Anthony is looking for a...


Product and Technical Innovation
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Construction set to start on second MiNO 6000 towboat

LA, United States

Jefferson, La., headquartered naval architecture firm MiNO Marine LLC reports that Conrad Amelia Shipyard will soon start production of the second vessel based on its new 6,000 hp inland towboat...


Port News
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New York was second-busiest port through May for first time in decades

NY, United States

For the first time in a long time, the Port of New York and New Jersey ranked No. 2 in the U.S. by volume shipped from January through May. The Port of Long Beach in California for a while has been...

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Inland Port Dillon's first year a big success

SC, United States

CHARLESTON, S.C. — Inland Port Dillon handled 29,580 rail moves in its first year of business.The South Carolina State Ports Authority announced Inland Port Dillon’s first year statistics in a...


Videos
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Cameron Prairie Marsh Restoration Project

LA, United States

Ducks Unlimited (DU) conservation staff recently completed the North American Wetlands Conservation Act (NAWCA) funded project – Cameron Prairie Marsh Restoration. DU obtained the NAWCA grant...

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Jekyll Creek Thin Layer Placement Pilot Project

GA, United States

Jekyll Creek Thin Layer Placement / Beneficial Use of Dredged Material Pilot Project The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Savannah District, with expertise and resources from Cottrell...

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County Spotlight: Lake Linganore Dredging

MD, United States

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Events & Conferences
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DHS Cybersecurity Summit: Sept 18-20, 2019, National Harbor

The Department of Homeland Security, Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA) will bring together critical infrastructure stakeholders from around the world to a forum with...

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5th GPF Executive Program on Global Ports Management, Sep 30- Oct 4, 2019, Singapore. Exclusive. Intensive. Small Group

United States

Dear ColleaguesSTRUCTUREThis five days Management program is structured to provide intensive coaching combined with interactive workshops, individual and group case studies and participants’...

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Two Environmental Projects Honored At The Western Dredging Association's Dredging Summit & Expo '19 In Chicago, IL.

Chicago, IL, United States

During its Annual Summit & Expo at the historic Hilton Chicago, Illinois, held from June 4-7, the Western Dredging Association (WEDA) presented two Environmental Excellence Awards, recognizing...

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Western Dredging Association (WEDA) Presents “Lifetime Achievement Award” to Craig Vogt at its Annual Dredging Summit & Expo In Chicago, IL.

At the annual meeting of the Western Dredging Association (WEDA) held June 5-7, in Chicago, Illinois. President and Chair of WEDA Marcel Hermans presented the organization’s 2019 Annual Lifetime...