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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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A Preview of ENR Texas & Louisiana's 2019 Top Contractors-Manson Construction and Orion Marine make the list

TX, United States

ENR Texas & Louisiana's August 5 print issue will feature our annual Top Contractors ranking. We'll be ranking the region's top contractors by revenue, by state and by sector.Responding firms...

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Ross Labs Adds Echogram Transmission to 825C Sounder

WA, United States

Ross Labs, LLC has upgraded its 825C single beam sounder to include Ethernet transmission of echograms — digitized analog data — to the HYPACK Single Beam Editor program.“This feature...

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American Waterways Operators Elects Scott Merritt as Chairman

VA, United States

WASHINGTON, April 18, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- The members of the American Waterways Operators, the national tugboat, towboat and barge industry association, elected a new slate of leaders earlier this...

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d'Amico to Pay for Newark Bay Cleanup Over MARPOL Charges

NJ, United States

On Wednesday, d’Amico Shipping Italia pleaded guilty to concealing the illegal discharge of oil in violation of MARPOL regulations. The crew of the d'Amico tanker Cielo di Milano admittedly bypassed...

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The decision wasn't unanimous, but Ventura Harbor has a new general manager

CA, United States

Over the objections of some tenants who had requested a national search to fill the prominent position, the board that oversees Ventura Harbor chose a new leader from within.During a special...

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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...