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Great Lakes Underwrites Florida Aquarium Coral Scientists

IL, United States

OAK BROOK, Ill., Dec. 12, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Great Lakes Dredge & Dock Corporation (NASDAQ:GLDD), the largest provider of dredging services in the United States announced today their...

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Callan Marine recently launched the General MacArthur, one of the largest cutter suction dredges in the U.S. market.

Galveston, TX, United States

At 290 feet in length and a 9-foot draft, the General MacArthur boasts 24,000 total installed horsepower. Powered by 3 Cat-MAK diesel engines, the dredge has a fuel capacity of over 300,000 gallons,...

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Seiche Water Technology Group promotes Mark Burnett to Chief Executive Officer

UK headquartered Seiche Water Technology Group, one of the world’s leaders in the provision of monitoring and measurement solutions for the marine and utilities industries, has announced that COO Mark...

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Maryland Port Authority has Open Bid for Innovative Reuse and Beneficial Use of Dredged Material

MD, United States

Solicitation Summary Innovative Reuse and Beneficial use of dredged material is an advancing activity and opportunity to assist with capacity recovery in Maryland’s Dredged Material Management...


Upcoming Projects/Contracts/Tenders
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New Studies Commissioned by MCC Will Help Boost Public-Private Partnerships

DC, United States

For MCC, partnering with the private sector is an important option to help fulfill our mission of promoting economic growth and reducing poverty in lower and middle-income countries. To this end, MCC...

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Maryland Port Authority has Open Bid for Innovative Reuse and Beneficial Use of Dredged Material

MD, United States

Solicitation Summary Innovative Reuse and Beneficial use of dredged material is an advancing activity and opportunity to assist with capacity recovery in Maryland’s Dredged Material Management...

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Dredging of Kings Bay Entrance Channel and Fernandina Beach Re-Nourishment Project Begins This Month

Jacksonville, FL, United States

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) Jacksonville District will begin operations and maintenance dredging of the Kings Bay Entrance Channel and sections of the inner channel this month.USACE...

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Campbell Co. voters pass referendum to dredge Timber Lake

VA, United States

CAMPBELL Co., Va. (WSET) -- Voters who live at Timber Lake are celebrating after decades of trying to dredge the lake to remove excess mud and silt.More than 150 landowners will pay more in taxes to...


Project Updates & Industry Developments
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LNG Limited gets Bear Head construction permit extension

Canada

The Nova Scotia Utility and Review Board has extended LNG Limited’s construction permit for the Bear Head LNG terminal and companion Bear Paw Pipeline on the Canadian east coast in Nova Scotia.The...

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Study makes case for Oregon offshore wind power

OR, United States

Wind power off Oregon’s coast is expected to be dramatically less expensive in 2030 than it was a few years ago, when lawmakers balked at above-market prices from a proposed federally backed pilot...

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Town officials optimistic about possible scope of Winnapaug Pond dredging

RI, United States

WESTERLY — Town officials say they are encouraged by recent conversations with federal officials about a planned project to dredge Winnapaug Pond and improve its water quality by planting...

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Corps' $26.7M part of funding to repair damage from spring's Arkansas River flood

AR, United States

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers has received $26.7 million to fix damage caused by this spring's Arkansas River flood.That's part of $119 million total approved that will be disseminated in parts on...


Company & People News/C-Suite Interviews
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Great Lakes Underwrites Florida Aquarium Coral Scientists

IL, United States

OAK BROOK, Ill., Dec. 12, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Great Lakes Dredge & Dock Corporation (NASDAQ:GLDD), the largest provider of dredging services in the United States announced today their...

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Seiche Water Technology Group promotes Mark Burnett to Chief Executive Officer

UK headquartered Seiche Water Technology Group, one of the world’s leaders in the provision of monitoring and measurement solutions for the marine and utilities industries, has announced that COO Mark...

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Hedger Aggregate Chooses Mud Cat MC 115D for Sand Wash Plant Pond Maintenance

AR, United States

JONESBORO, AR USA – Ellicott Dredge Technologies (EDT) is pleased to announce the sale of a Mud Cat® Model MC 115D to Hedger Aggregate to perform routine maintenance dredging of their sand wash...

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Supreme Manufacturing Announces the Hiring of Elliot Archibald as new VP of Sales & Marketing.

United States

Stoneboro, Pennsylvania – Supreme Manufacturing, a leading manufacturer of clamshell dredges and other specialized equipment, is pleased to announce its recent hire of Elliot Archibald, who joins as...


Product and Technical Innovation
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Seabourn expedition ship completes ice model testing

WA, United States

Seattle, Wash., headquartered ultra-luxury cruise line Seabourn has marked another milestone in the construction of its new expedition ship, Seabourn Venture. Ice model testing of the ship’s PC-6...

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Eastern Shipbuilding launches new vessel for Staten Island Ferry

FL, United States

Eastern Shipbuilding Group Inc. (ESG), Panama, Fla, which incurred massive damage from Hurricane Michael 13 months ago, celebrated its comeback with a giant splash on Nov. 15 when it launched the...


Port News
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James White, Executive Director of the Maryland Port Administration, will leave at the end of the year

MD, United States

James J. White announced late Wednesday he will resign as executive director of the Maryland Port Administration at the end of the year.White led the Port of Baltimore to record growth during two...

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DOMESTIC DREDGING: U.S. Ports Require a Diverse Fleet

United States

By Michael Gerhardt The reasons for that are many and these realities cater to regulatory, commercial and regional needs. The U.S. dredging market is complex and relies on the diverse fleet of...

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Agreement signed between Port Everglades and Port Barranquilla

FL, United States

Port Everglades and the Port of Barranquilla, Colombia signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) as part of a joint Sister Seaports agreement during the American Association of Port Authorities...

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IRPT to Congress: We matter too

United States

Aimee Andres, Executive Director of non-profit trade association Inland Rivers Ports & Terminals, Inc. (IRPT) has penned a letter to Congress that says that the U.S. “freight transportation...


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VIDEO: Car carrier capsize closes Port of Brunswick

GA, United States

The Port of Brunswick, Ga., was closed Sunday morning as the U.S. Coast Guard and port partners searched for four crew members aboard a disabled cargo vessel with a fire on board in St. Simons...

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Events & Conferences
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Closing the Loop on Wastewater in China and the United States

Wastewater is often out of sight and out of mind. It disappears from our lives, flowing through pipes and underground sewers for treatment in often-distant plants. Yet treated wastewater replenishes...

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WEDA, Galveston - People at the Ice Breaker

Galveston, TX - The 2019 Gulf Coast Chapter WEDA two day conference kicked off in Galveston, TX at the San Luis Resort. The icebreaker was well attended with over 100 people. A special recognition...

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DNREC Hosts Three Public Workshops About Dredging & Upcoming Projects

DE, United States

SUSSEX COUNTY, Del. - The Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control invites the public to their workshops to learn about dredging, waterway operations and upcoming projects in the...

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One Week Until 2019 WEDA Gulf Coast Chapter Conference in Galveston-Sign Up Now.

United States

The Gulf Coast Chapter of the Western Dredging Association is conducting its annual meeting from November 12-14, 2019 at the San Luis Resort, Spa & Conference Center in Galveston, TX. The...