Company & People News/Dredge Mining
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The Dutra Group's 2019 Year in Review Newsletter

CA, United States

Originally posted on 1/23/2020 Dutra is made up of three distinct but integrated companies that provide a turn-key, one-stop organization supplying services to those who want to work with an industry...

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DSC's Rose Koenig, Director of Operations, retires after 33 years in the dredging industry

MI, United States

After 33 remarkable years in the dredging industry, Rose Koenig, Director of Operations for DSC’s Greenbush, Michigan facility retired today. Koenig embarked on her career in the 1980’s when she...

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Rand Logistics, Inc. To Acquire American Steamship Company From GATX Corporation

NJ, United States

JERSEY CITY, N.J., Feb. 10, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Rand Logistics, Inc. ("Rand") has entered into a stock purchase agreement to acquire American Steamship Company ("ASC") from GATX Corporation. Rand...

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US east coast ports jockey for potential multibillion dollar offshore wind business

VA, United States

The US port of Virginia is preparing for a lengthy spell of handling materials and equipment for the establishment of offshore wind energy projects.Last Tuesday, the port’s board of commissioners...

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Charleston ports CEO Newsome to join maritime hall of fame

SC, United States

Jim Newsome, president and CEO of the State Ports Authority, is among five executives who will be inducted into the International Maritime Hall of Fame during an event May 13 in New York City.The hall...

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OMSA expands Board of Directors

LA, United States

The Offshore Marine Service Association (OMSA), today announced the nominated slate of its Board of Directors for 2020 – 2021. The slate is led by incoming Chairman, Minor “Tony” Cheramie, III and...

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American Commercial Lines set to file for Chapter 11

IN, United States

Jeffersonville, Ind., headquartered American Commercial Lines Inc., one of America’s largest barge transportation companies, reports that it has entered into a restructuring support agreement (RSA)...

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J.F. Brennan’s Massey's Ditch team dredges along in a picturesque setting

WI, United States

Looks can be deceiving--While our Massey's Ditch team dredges along in a picturesque setting, our onsite engineer says roughly 18 billion gallons of water ebb and flow during tide changes...causing a...

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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...

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Construction set to start on second MiNO 6000 towboat

LA, United States

Jefferson, La., headquartered naval architecture firm MiNO Marine LLC reports that Conrad Amelia Shipyard will soon start production of the second vessel based on its new 6,000 hp inland towboat...

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ExxonMobil introduces its 0.50 percent sulfur marine fuels range – EMF.5

TX, United States

ExxonMobil has introduced EMF.5, its range of Engineered Marine Fuels developed ahead of the International Maritime Organization’s (IMO) global 0.50 percent sulfur cap.It says that all the fuels in...

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US Army Corp of Engineers congratulates our Dr. William F. Heard as recipient of the Presidential Early Career Award for Scientists and Engineers

United States

We extend our congratulations to Dr. William F. Heard, of our U.S. Army Engineer Research and Development Center's Geotechnical and Structures Laboratory, who has been announced as a recipient of the...