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Jensen Maritime Provides Design for Shaver Transportation’s New Tugboat – Samantha S

Seattle, United States

Jensen Maritime, Crowley Maritime Corp.’s Seattle-based naval architecture and marine engineering company, has provided the detailed design for Shaver Transportation Company’s new, Z-drive tug –...

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2018: A Special Jubilee Year for Van Oord

Netherlands

2018 has been quite the year for Van Oord. We christened three new additions to the Van Oord fleet, organised an international symposium, published a book and invited youngsters to join us in...

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Atkins Brings in Arcadis Boss to Head up Transport Arm

United Kingdom

Lizi Stewart joins the consultant after 15 years at Arcadis.Atkins has named Arcadis executive Lizi Stewart as the head of its UK and European transportation division.Stewart joins the SNC-Lavalin...

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City Council, County Commissioners Deadlock on Next Port Chairman (USA - Texas)

TX, United States

The Houston City Council and Harris County Commissioners met Monday to choose a new chair for the Port of Houston Authority, but they couldn't come to a consensus.The meeting was filled with confusion...

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Boskalis Gets Wind Project (Netherlands)

Netherlands

Royal Boskalis Westminster from the Netherlands has been awarded a contract for the Inch Cape offshore wind farm project in the North Sea off the coast of Scotland, UK.Boskalis will do the...

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No Question of Closure of Dredging Corporation; 3 Ports to Pick up Government Stake: Nitin Gadkari (India - New Delhi)

India

There is no question of closure of state-owned Dredging Corporation of India (DCI) as three major ports, including Visakhapatnam Port, plan to pick up government stake in the company, Shipping...

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Geotechnical/Geophysical Survey Outfit Appoints New CEO (United Kingdom)

United Kingdom

UK-based marine survey company Gardline, which became part of Boskalis in 2017, has appointed a new chief executive.The company has announced the appointment of Christiaan Vermeijden as chief...

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Seabed Solutions, Swire Seabed Join Forces for Dredging Services

Norway

Norway-based subsea operations specialist Swire Seabed and compatriot provider of comprehensive ocean bottom seismic (OBS) solutions to the global oil and gas industry Seabed Solutions have signed an...

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DRAGFLOW Takes Part in the Midstream Oil and Gas Congress 2019 (Italy)

Italy

The Midstream Oil and Gas Congress (MOCG) 2019 is dedicated to Oil and Gas Transportation via pipelines. As a matter of fact, with more and more offshore undertakings for the extraction of oil and...

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Royal IHC To Build Four New Vessels For DEME

Netherlands

Royal IHC has secured a contract from Belgium-based DEME for the design and build of four new vessels. The order consists of a copy of the recently delivered 8,400m3 trailing suction hopper dredger...

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Arcadis, Kiewit to Support Sustainable Water Project in US

United Kingdom

Arcadis has announced a partnership with Kiewit Infrastructure West and PERC Water to provide design and engineering services for the Sustainable Water Infrastructure Project (SWIP) in the City of...

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McCarthy to Build Container Yard at Port Houston

TX, United States

US-based construction company McCarthy Building Companies began construction in Oct. on a new container yard within Port Houston, located in Pasadena, Texas.According to a press release from the 150...

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Jan De Nul to Dredge Ecuador Port Access (Belgium)

Belgium

Belgium’s Jan De Nul Group has signed a 25 year concession agreement with the Ecuadorian Municipality of Guayaquil for deepening and maintenance of the 95 km long access channel to the port of...

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Great Lakes Wins First Dredging Contract in Corpus Christi Channel Project

IL, United States

Great Lakes Dredge & Dock (NASDAQ:GLDD) is awarded the first contractby the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers in a $326M project to deepen and widen the Corpus Christi Ship Channel in Texas.GLDD says...

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IHC Launches World’s Largest CSD

Netherlands

Netherlands based shipbuilder Royal IHC has launched the world’s largest self propelled cutter suction dredger from its yard in Krimpen aan den IJssel.The 165m long Spartacus is the first cutter...