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Ellicott Series 1270 Dragon Dredge is Being Used to Remove Silts and Sediment from a Hydroelectric Power Plant Reservoir

MD, United States

In 2018 the Millennium Challenge Account of Malawi (MCA-M) awarded Ellicott Dredges a tendered contract to supply an Ellicott® Series 1270 Dragon® dredge for the Kapichira hydropower plant in...

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Marcon brokers sale of two U.S.-flag tugs

WA, United States

Marcon International, Inc. of Coupeville, Wash., has recently brokered the sale of two U.S-flag tugs as the sellers,Crowley Maritime Services and Kirby Offshore Marine, continue to upgrade their...

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New Orleans Public Belt Railroad, port name Hernandez chair

LA, United States

The Port of New Orleans and Public Belt Railroad boards last week elected Tara Hernandez chair.The boards also named Darryl Berger vice chair and William Langenstein III, secretary-treasurer. With...

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Plan to extend lower Manhattan into East River to be studied by experts

NY, United States

The project’s consulting team is gearing up for a two year master plan processThe city is about to embark on a two-year process that will create a roadmap to expand nearly a mile of the lower...

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Great Lakes Announces Receipt of $178 Million in Awarded Work

IL, United States

OAK BROOK, Ill., Oct. 02, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Great Lakes Dredge & Dock Corporation (NASDAQ:GLDD), the largest provider of dredging services in the United States announced today the receipt...

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Amy Larson to step down as National Waterways Conference President

VA, United States

The Board of Directors of the National Waterways Conference, Inc. reports that longtime NWC President Amy Larson will step down at the end of the year. Julie Ufner will take over as President and...

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Heads roll at Tidewater

TX, United States

Houston headquartered offshore services specialist Tidewater Inc. (NYSE: TDW) announced today that it has reached agreements with Jeffrey A. Gorski, Executive Vice President and Chief Operating...

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Port NOLA commissioners elect Tara Hernandez to chair board

LA, United States

Tara C. Hernandez has been elected to chair the Board of Commissioners of the Port of New Orleans.Other officers elected are Darryl D. Berger as vice chairman and William H. Langenstein III as...

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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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South Carolina Governor, Henry McMaster, visits Dredge Texas

TX, United States

South Carolina Governor Henry McMaster, along with his Chief of Staff, Trey Walker, joined Great Lakes Dredge & Dock Company’s CEO Lasse Petterson and Project Director Dave Johanson on a visit...

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Bank of Montreal Can Invests $1.09 Million in Great Lakes Dredge & Dock Co.

IL, United States

Bank of Montreal Can acquired a new position in shares of Great Lakes Dredge & Dock Co. (NASDAQ:GLDD) in the second quarter, according to its most recent 13F filing with the Securities and...

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Algoma Central Corporation Announces Agreement to Acquire Croatian-Built Vessel

Canada

ST. CATHARINES, Ontario--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Algoma Central Corporation (“Algoma” or “the Company”) (TSX: ALC), a leading provider of marine transportation services, today announced it has reached an...

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Ogdensburg Bridge and Port Authority names new chief financial officer

NY, United States

OGDENSBURG — The Ogdensburg Bridge and Port Authority’s new chief financial officer will begin work the first week of October.Joseph G. Russo replaces James Smith, who retired in July.“We are...