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Great Lakes Completes Gilgo Feeder Beach Emergency Restoration Project

NY, United States

Great Lakes Dredge and Dock completed the emergency restoration of the Atlantic Ocean’s Gilgo Feeder Beach in the Town of Babylon, Long Island. The project restored coastal storm risk reduction...

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Orion Group Holdings Announces Contract Awards of Approximately $35 Million

TX, United States

HOUSTON, April 17, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Orion Group Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: ORN) (the "Company") a leading specialty construction company, today announced the award of multiple contracts with a...

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Ruda named permanent New York/New Jersey director

NY, United States

Bethann Rooney is promoted to deputy director and Andy Saporito is named senior adviser for special projects.The Port Authority of New York and New Jersey announced Monday that Sam Ruda, the Port...

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Great Lakes Dredge & Dock Receives 2019 Environmental Stewardship Award

IL, United States

At the 2019 Maritime Association of South Carolina Annual Meeting and Gala, Great Lakes Dredge & Dock Company, LLC (GLDD) was awarded the Environmental Stewardship Award. This prestigious award...

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Two finalists for Port of Tacoma executive director position

WA, United States

On April 11, the Port of Tacoma Commission held a public meeting to vote to proceed with two executive director candidates recommended by the search committee. The two candidates are Todd Coleman of...

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Maritime Hall of Fame Inductees Announced

NY, United States

26th Annual Maritime Hall of Fame Honors Five International Leaders, May 8, at the Grand Hyatt New York, New York City The Maritime Association of the Port of NY/NJ founded the annual International...

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Local Waterway Agencies Avoid Contractor Complications by Purchasing Government Dredges

United States

Two governments have decided to take matters into their own hands by purchasing dredges and using government staff to get the work completed. Both the City of Whiting, Indiana, and the Illinois...

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DCA Board Member Phyllis Harden of Pine Bluff Sand & Gravel Testifies Before Congress

DC, United States

By Heiko Osterchrist, Associate Publisher, DredgeWire Phyllis Harden, a Board Member of the Dredging Contractors of America (DCA), testified on Wednesday before the House Transportation and...

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Harvey Gulf wins contracts in four countries

LA, United States

Since committing to go global in September 2018, Harvey Gulf has now been awarded contracts in Mexico, Trinidad, Guyana and Suriname. The Company further notes that it has bids for work in...

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Microsoft Joins Tech Race to Clean Up Shipping With Big Data

NY, United States

Cargo ships brace for cleaner fuel requirements, higher costsHitachi, NVIDIA also backing startups designed to improve dataAt noon every day -- when the sun is directly overhead -- the world’s fleet...

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Orion Marine Group (ORN) Announces Robert L. Tabb as CFO

TX, United States

Orion Group Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: ORN) today announced the appointment of Mr. Robert Tabb as Vice President and Chief Financial Officer. Mr. Tabb has served as Interim Chief Financial Officer...

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IMS 7012 HP JetMaster Dredge Chosen to Maintain Malaysian Port

United States

Ellicott Dredge Technologies (EDT) is pleased to announce the sale of an IMS Model 7012 HP JetMaster® dredge to Matrix Reservoir Sdn. Bhd. for maintaining Tok Bali Supply Base (TBSB) in Kelantan,...

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Kristine Kubacki Named Wabtec’s Vice President of Investor Relations

PA, United States

WILMERDING, Pa., April 02, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Wabtec (NYSE: WAB) announced that Kristine Kubacki, CFA, has joined the company as vice president of investor relations. In this role, Kubacki...

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St. Lawrence Seaway Begins Navigation Season, Celebrates 60th Anniversary

DC, United States

WASHINGTON – Today, the U.S. Saint Lawrence Seaway Development Corporation (SLSDC) joined with its binational partner, the Canadian St. Lawrence Seaway Management Corporation (SLSMC), to mark the...

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Christina Bolling Named Vice President and Chief Administrative Officer

LA, United States

RESERVE, LOUISIANA – Christina Bolling was named Vice President and Chief Administrative Officer (CAO) of DSC Dredge, LLC. She was promoted after serving five years as DSC Dredge Corporate Human...