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National Maritime Day 2019: “Empowering Women in the Maritime Community”

United States

The Dredging Contractors of America is pleased to support National Maritime Day 2019. The President issued a proclamation on May 20, 2019 designating May 22nd as National Maritime Day.Featured...

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MEOP-SMS: a new database for submesoscale-resolving CTD data

Argentina

It is with great excitement that we are finally able to present you a brand new MEOP product, the MEOP-SMS database.The MEOP-SMS database is a collection of CTD data gathered with CTD-SRDLs attached...

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Dredging Contractors of America Celebrating National Maritime Day

DC, United States

Celebrating National Maritime Day to thank President Trump and U.S. Rep. Steve Scalise of Louisiana as well as U.S. Senators John Kennedy and Bill Cassidy of Louisiana; Senators Roger Wicker and Cindy...

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Port of Corpus Christi Commences Historic Expansion of the Corpus Christi Ship Channel

TX, United States

On Wednesday, May 29, 2019, the Port of Corpus Christi will celebrate the commencement of the Port of Corpus Christi Ship Channel Improvement Project, marking a significant milestone in the United...

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Bookda Gheisar in groundbreaking role for Port of Seattle

WA, United States

The Port of Seattle announced on May 8 that Bookda Gheisar will serve as the Port’s first Senior Director for Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion and lead the Port’s first ever Equity Department,...

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Investing in Water Infrastructure Development: A Conversation with Raul A. Deju, Partner at Brightstar Capital Partners

NY, United States

At Brightstar Capital Partners, we have a sharp focus on investing in and growing the value of middle market companies. A vital element of our value-creation model is the industry expertise that...

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Diaz-Balart named 2019 “Port Person of the Year”

FL, United States

Congressman Mario Diaz-Balart (FL-25) was recognized by The American Association of Port Authorities (AAPA) as the 2019 “Port Person of the Year.” Diaz-Balart, who has served in the Transportation,...

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No. 58, the newest and largest clamshell dredge, joins Great Lakes’ fleet

IL, United States

Spread the news! Great Lakes’ newest clamshell dredge, No. 58, has officially started dredging operations! On May 8th, Dredge Captain Phil Sanzone and Dredge Technical Manager Doug Wittwer...

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Coast Guard Jacksonville gains new captain

FL, United States

Coast Guard Sector Jacksonville has a new man in charge following a Tuesday change of command ceremony.Capt. Mark Vlaun relieved Capt. Todd Wiemers during the ceremony at Naval Station Mayport,...

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Orion Group Holdings, Inc. Announces a Contract Award of Approximately $15 Million

TX, United States

HOUSTON, May 14, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Orion Group Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: ORN) (the "Company"), a leading specialty construction company, today announced a contract award of approximately $15...

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KVH Announces the Sale of Videotel for $90 Million

RI, United States

MIDDLETOWN, R.I., May 13, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- KVH Industries, Inc., (Nasdaq: KVHI), today announced that it has sold its maritime training business, the Videotel group of companies, to an...

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Pinellas appoints Sustainability and Resilience Coordinator

FL, United States

CLEARWATER — Hank Hodde will become Pinellas County’s new Sustainability and Resilience Coordinator in July.Hodde comes to Pinellas County with a strong background in community resiliency...

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Great Lakes Dredge & Dock Corporation (GLDD) filed 8-K on Thursday, May 09

IL, United States

Great Lakes Dredge & Dock Corporation (GLDD) revealed 8-K form on May 09, 2019 accessible here.Item 2.03. Creation of a Direct Financial Obligation or an Obligation under an Off-Balance Sheet...

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Harsco To Acquire Clean Earth

PA, United States

Upon Completion of Strategic Transactions, Environmental Solutions and Services to Represent Nearly 80% of Harsco’s Total Revenue Clean Earth Business Adds Recurring Revenue Streams, Strong Growth...

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Port of Seattle hires first Senior Director for Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion

WA, United States

SEATTLE – The Port of Seattle announced that Bookda Gheisar will serve as the Port’s first Senior Director for Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion and lead the Port’s first ever Equity Department,...