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VT Halter Marine launches America’s first LNG ATB barge

MS, United States

A few weeks after being named, the Q-LNG 4000 ATB barge has been launched from the docks of VT Halter Marine.The Q-LNG 4000 barge, America’s first LNG articulated tug and barge, is designed to carry...

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DredgeWire announces an important new media partnership, with the ASBPA (American Shore & Beach Preservation Association)

DredgeWire and American Shore & Beach Preservation Association (ASBPA) are pleased to announce that we have formed a media partnership.The partnership will provide both organizations’ membership...

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Kiasma Srl a world leader in the production of specialty HDPE pipe discharge systems announces the establishment of the Kiasma Group Srl and its members and a production facility in the U.S.

Kiasma® Srl ( Italian Company ), World leader in the production of HDPE Discharge Systems for the Dredging Sector, is now able to manage orders that involve important and financially significant...

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Rohr-Idreco Dredge Systems commissions another Jet Suction DRAGA for a German customer


This efficient dredger is equipped with 3D-DGPS system and able to pump a mixture of 1100m3/hr, at a depth of 13m and to a distance of 300m. All of this with only 250kW of installed power. RIDS will...

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Brazilian-Based Engineering Giant Odebrecht S.A. Files New Bankruptcy Case In Manhattan

United States

Fighting for its very existence amid corruption probes, embattled Brazilian engineering giant Odebrecht S.A. hopes to fend off legal action against it in the United States by so-called vulture...

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Lagersmit appoints Hagler Systems as distributor for USA and Alberta, Canada

Lagersmit further strengthens its position in the United States of America and joins forces with Hagler Systems. During the WEDA conference, Hagler Systems was officially appointed distributor for the...

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DredgeWire Publisher Peter Bowe interviews Robert Hagler-President, David Hagler- VP of Sales & Marketing and Lee Henry-Program Mgr of Hagler Systems

DredgeWire Publisher Peter Bowe sat with Robert Hagler-President, David Hagler- VP of Sales & Marketing and Lee Henry-Program Mgr of Hagler Systems during the Chicago WEDA (Western Dredging...

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CAPEX Expansion for J.F. Brennan Company With New Dredge

WI, United States

Featured Image above, L-R: Chairman of the J.F. Brennan Company, Tony Binsfeld, Keven Zenke, and Matt Binsfeld, President and CEO of J.F. Brennan. Photos courtesy of Amber Thorson and 3B Photography...

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C-Job Naval Architects announces expansion with US office

C-Job Naval Architects will expand its business to the United States by opening a dedicated branch office in Houston, Texas this summer.Basjan Faber, CEO at C-Job, the largest independent ship...

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IBM-Maersk blockchain shipping consortium expands to include other major shipping companies

Last year IBM and Danish shipping conglomerate Maersk announced the limited availability of a blockchain-based shipping tool called TradeLens. Today, the two partners announced that a couple of other...

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MEOP-SMS: a new database for submesoscale-resolving CTD data


It is with great excitement that we are finally able to present you a brand new MEOP product, the MEOP-SMS database.The MEOP-SMS database is a collection of CTD data gathered with CTD-SRDLs attached...

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General Marine Services christens fourth towboat

LA, United States

General Marine Services (GMS) Baton Rouge, La., recently christened the M/V Syble Fay at McKinney Salvage & Heavy Lift’s fleet. Named for company owner Gene Moore’s late mother, the towboat is...

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Hamburg Süd Welcomes Mexico Reefer Vessel


Maersk-owned carrier Hamburg Süd has announced the naming of its newest container vessel, introducing the “Polar Mexico” at the Port of Veracruz.Hamburg Süd has been active in Mexico for...

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State to Pay Additional 500 Million Kuna in Guarantees for Uljanik over Jan de Nul Dredger Building Dispute

Croatia (Hrvatska)

ZAGREB, April 24, 2019 - Finance Minister Zdravko Maric told Croatian Radio that over the next few weeks the state will pay between 400 and 500 million kuna to cover the enforced guarantee for the...

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SNC-Lavalin’s Atkins Project Receives Two Project of The Year Awards


Atkins, a member of the SNC-Lavalin Group, received two awards for the Barbours Cut Dock 8 & San Jacinto Battleground Marsh Restoration project. The awards, the Environmental Port Project of the...