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Markel, Parent of Ellicott Dredges,Reports Strong 2Q Results; Stock Price Hits 6 Month High

VA, United States

Markel Corporation (NYSE:MKL) reported operating revenues of $2.4 billion for the second quarter of 2019 compared to $2.0 billion for the second quarter of 2018. Operating revenues were $4.9 billion...

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Carlyle Group to be majority owner of new merged Vigor and MHI Ship Repair

NY, United States

The Carlyle Group (NASDAQ: CG) and private equity firm Stellex Capital Management have reached announced a definitive agreement to acquire and merge Portland, Ore., headquartered Vigor Industrial...

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Earnings Preview: Orion Marine Group (ORN) Q2 Earnings Expected to Decline

TX, United States

Wall Street expects a year-over-year decline in earnings on lower revenues when Orion Marine Group (ORN) reports results for the quarter ended June 2019. While this widely-known consensus outlook...

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Kirby to spend $20 million on BWTS

TX, United States

America’s largest tank barge operator, Kirby Corporation (NYSE: KEX) expects to spend approximately $20 million this year on ballast water treatments for it coastal fleet. That’s good news for...

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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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AMOT Appoints Garza as Marine Market Sales Manager

United States

AMOT has announced Gustavo Garza as the new Americas regions sales manager for the marine market. Gustavo obtained his bachelor’s degree in Marine Engineering Technology from Texas A&M...

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Joe Angelo to be awarded IMO International Maritime Prize

United States

IMO’s prestigious International Maritime Prize for 2018 is to be awarded to Mr. Joseph J. Angelo, a former U.S. Coast Guard (USCG) and International Association of Independent Tanker Owners...

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Ship Designer Expands Into US

United States

A European ship design and engineering company will expand its business to the US with the opening of a new office.Netherlands-based C-Job Naval Architects will open a dedicated branch office in...

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Great Lakes Towing christens third Damen-designed tug in series

OH, United States

The Great Lakes Towing Company celebrated its 120th Anniversary with the christening of its newest tugboat, the Michigan.The newly constructed tug is the third in a series of five, 64-foot Damen 1907...

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Ship & Shore Environmental, Inc. Further Strengthens Global Presence with New Technology

CA, United States

Ship & Shore Environmental Inc. (SSE), an environmental products and services company specializing in air pollution solutions, has announced further international expansion to Spain, India, and...

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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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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...

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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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Charleston’s new Army Corps commander back where her military career started

SC, United States

An military officer who began her service career in South Carolina has returned to the Palmetto State to lead the Army Corps of Engineers in Charleston.Lt. Col. Rachel Honderd assumed command of the...

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Crow Wing County: Dredging business to continue at former Driftwood property

MN, United States

Dan Leagjeld will continue operating his dredging business, but objectors of his request to amend the Crow Wing County land use map to allow it were not celebrating.The Crow Wing County Board of...