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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...

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Teledyne Lands Navy Contract for AUV’s

CA, United States

Teledyne Technologies Incorporated announced that its subsidiary, Teledyne Instruments Inc., has been awarded an indefinite delivery/indefinite quantity (IDIQ) contract by the U.S. Naval Undersea...

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Final Voyage: Dredging Titan Douglas B. Mackie (May 3, 1952 – September 11, 2019)

IL, United States

We have lost an industry giant. Douglas B. Mackie, Chief Executive Officer of Great Lakes Dredge & Dock Company (GLDD) from 1995 to 2011, passed away on September 11, 2019. Doug also served in...

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Great Lakes Announces Receipt of $141 Million in Awarded Work

IL, United States

OAK BROOK, Ill., Sept. 11, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Great Lakes Dredge & Dock Corporation (NASDAQ:GLDD), the largest provider of dredging services in the United States announced today the...

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Rohr-Idreco Dredge Systems commissions another Jet Suction DRAGA for a German customer

Netherlands

This efficient dredger is equipped with 3D-DGPS system and able to pump a mixture of 1100m3/hr, at a depth of 13m and to a distance of 300m. All of this with only 250kW of installed power. RIDS will...

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Loadsmart Announces $19 Million Investment for Major Drayage Initiative with Maersk and Ports America

NY, United States

The Largest U.S. Port Operator Joins Maersk as a Loadsmart InvestorNEW YORK, Sept. 5, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Loadsmart, a digital freight technology company, today announced they have raised $19 million...

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Chauncey Naylor named Director of Resolve Maritime Academy

FL, United States

The Resolve Marine Group has named Chauncey Naylor as the new Director of its learning arm, the Resolve Maritime Academy in Fort Lauderdale, Fla. In this role, he will be responsible for operational...

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Tidewater makes leadership change

TX, United States

Houston headquartered offshore services provider Tidewater Inc. (NYSE: TDW) reports that its board of directors has appointed Quintin V. Kneen as President, Chief Executive Officer, and director,...

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New Corna Kokosing CEO a rare female boss in the construction industry

OH, United States

Lori Burgett Gillett’s first job with Corna Kokosing Construction Co. was hauling steel panels for a wall the company was building along Interstate 71 near Polaris.“It was hot, hard work,” Gillett...

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Former Port of Vancouver Commissioner Nancy Baker dies at 81

Canada

The first woman to ever serve on the commission was known for love of family, 'passion for Vancouver'It didn’t take long for Nancy Baker to talk about her passion for all things Vancouver, but she...

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Big Banks Continue to be Large Stakeholders in Great Lakes Dredge & Dock Corporation (NASDAQ:GLDD)

IL, United States

Based on the lastest quarterly filings, institutions continue to be large stakeholders in Great Lakes Dredge & Dock Corporation (NASDAQ:GLDD). The big banks are holding 86.20% of the shares...

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Brazilian-Based Engineering Giant Odebrecht S.A. Files New Bankruptcy Case In Manhattan

United States

Fighting for its very existence amid corruption probes, embattled Brazilian engineering giant Odebrecht S.A. hopes to fend off legal action against it in the United States by so-called vulture...

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C-Job Naval Architects appoints VP Engineering and VP Sales for its Houston office

TX, United States

C-Job Naval Architects, the largest independent ship design and engineering company in the Netherlands, has appointed Mario Gitte as Vice President Engineering and named Edward Verweij Vice...

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Gov. Edwards appoints Joseph Toomy to Board of Commissioners of the Port of New Orleans

LA, United States

The veteran lawmaker who previously served a term as a Port NOLA Commissioner represents Jefferson Parish on the seven-member boardNew Orleans, LA - Gov. John Bel Edwards reappointed Joseph F. Toomy...