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Billionaire Who Built his Business on Sand

Nigeria

At the glass house office of Azikel Group of Companies in Ogbogura community of Bayelsa State, the staff are few. But the traffic of tippers loading sand at the dredging site, to a discerning eye,...

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Great Lakes Dredge & Dock Company Reports Third Quarter Increases

United States

Great Lakes Dredge & Dock Corporation, the largest provider of dredging services in the United States and a major provider of environmental and infrastructure services, reported improved financial...

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Q&A with Port of Long Beach Chief

CA, United States

Mario Cordero spoke to FreightWaves last week from Hong Kong, where he was making the rounds with customers following the World Shipping Summit in Shanghai. He talked about record container volumes,...

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Is There Now An Opportunity In Arcadis NV (AMS:ARCAD)?

Netherlands

Arcadis NV (AMS:ARCAD), which is in the construction business, and is based in Netherlands, saw significant share price volatility over the past couple of months on the ENXTAM, rising to the highs of...

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For Sale: Bramble Listed with Florida Yacht Broker

FL, United States

A ship broker has confirmed that his company is listing the decommissioned U.S. Coast Guard Cutter Bramble for sale."It’s listed with my office in Fort Lauderdale," said Randy Kluge with the...

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Quantum Capital Management Has $380,000 Position in Great Lakes Dredge & Dock Co. (GLDD)

United States

Quantum Capital Management reduced its holdings in Great Lakes Dredge & Dock Co. (NASDAQ:GLDD) by 78.0% during the 3rd quarter, according to the company in its most recent filing with the...

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Q to Q Gets a Helping Hand from Fraser River Pile and Dredge to Tackle a Little Snag on the River

Canada

Salina JournalWhen the Q to Q ferry hit a big of a snag on Tuesday morning, Fraser River Pile and Dredge was quick to come to the rescue.Queensborough resident George Holm and his dog Zoe made their...

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The Pitfalls of Starting Work Without a Formal Agreement: Court of Appeal ruling in Arcadis Consulting v AMEC

United Kingdom

Arcadis Consulting (UK) Limited (formerly Hyder Consulting (UK) Limited) v AMEC (BCS) Limited (formerly CV Buchan Limited) [2018] EWCA Civ 2222The Court of Appeal has considered multiple exchanges of...

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Russell Investments Group Ltd. Purchases 17,159 Shares of Great Lakes Dredge & Dock Co.

United States

Russell Investments Group Ltd. increased its position in shares of Great Lakes Dredge & Dock Co. (NASDAQ:GLDD) by 0.5% during the third quarter, according to the company in its most recent...

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Royal IHC Wins KNVTS Ship of the Year for SCHELDT RIVER

Netherlands

Royal IHC has been awarded the KNVTS Ship of the Year award for the 8,400m3 trailing suction hopper dredger (TSHD) SCHELDT RIVER, designed and built for DEME.The award ceremony was held on 12 November...

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The Belle of Topsail to Become Dredge, Marine Construction Vessel

NC, United States

After almost 12 years in Surf City and 75 years on the water, The Belle of Topsail is headed for a new mission.According to a post on the Belle of Topsail Facebook page, The Belle left Surf City...

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Cyclone Gaja Casualty: A Dredging Ship Runs Aground Near Nagapattinam

India

A hopper dredger ship Veera Prem belonging to an Indian shipping company has run aground near Nagapattinam coast of Tamil Nadu due to the assault by cyclone Gaja. According to weather.com, severe...

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Greycroft Provides $20M Seed Round for Emerge - A Platform Connecting Shippers and Carriers

AZ, United States

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--VC Giant Greycroft bets big on creators of Globaltranz, Andrew and Michael LetoEmerge, the creators of the Private Freight Marketplace (PFM) - a platform for...