Categories for Company & People News/Dredge Mining

Harvey Gulf Subsea adds two more to its team

LA , United States

New Orleans headquartered Harvey Gulf Subsea Solutions has added two new members to its team, Brad Brister and Mark Scott. Brister is a PMP certified project manager with over 19 years of subsea IMR experience. He has extensive expertise in managing both onshore and offshore cross-functional teams, delivering large and small offshore projects for major… Read More

SDG Pioneer: Jan De Nul sets an example


Sustainability is an intrinsic part of our DNA: with our well-considered and supported CSR policy, we strive for three ambitious key objectives that focus on our social (People), ecological (Planet) and economic (Profit) impact. With this approach, we work on no less than 13 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). On 27 October 2020, Voka officially recognised… Read More

Denali Water Solutions, LLC Acquires Stock of Veris Environmental, LLC and AWS Dredge, LLC

AR , United States

Denali Water Solutions, LLC announced that it has acquired the stock of Veris Environmental, LLC and AWS Dredge, LLC. Veris Environmental, LLC is a residuals management services company providing biosolids recycling and transportation, dewatering, digester cleaning, lagoon services and sediment removal, and land application services in the western United States. AWS Dredge, LLC, is a… Read More

Orion Group Holdings, Inc. Reports Third Quarter 2020 Results

TX , United States

— Operating income more than doubled — EBITDA up almost 15% — Impact of sinking of dredge Waymon Boyd noted  HOUSTON–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Oct. 28, 2020– Orion Group Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: ORN) (the “Company”), a leading specialty construction company, today reported net income of $11.8 million ($0.39 diluted earnings per share) for the third quarter ended September… Read More

Dredge America Names Samuel Robinson as President

United States

A DredgeWire Exclusive Dredge America, Inc. is pleased to announce that effective October 19th, 2020, Samuel B. Robinson, P.E., has been appointed as the company’s President. Sam has been a key member of the Dredge America team since 2012 and will be succeeding Founder and CEO Daniel McDougal. Graduating with a Masters in Civil Engineering,… Read More

Marcon International founder Robert Beegle retires

WA , United States

Coupeville, Wash., shipbroker Marcon International Inc. reports that its president, Robert Beegle, who founded the company in 1981, retired effective October 1, 2020. Ownership and management of the company have been taken over by its employees. Broker John Braden will now also serve as president, while Martin Coombe and Brian Peterson will continue as brokers,… Read More

Pilot LNG and GAC Bunker Fuels sign HOA

TX , United States

Texas-based Pilot LNG, LLC (Pilot) has laid the foundation for a partnership with GAC Bunker Fuels (GAC) for the supply of LNG as a marine fuel from its proposed Galveston LNG Bunker Port terminal project, which will be the first dedicated LNG bunker terminal in the region. The two companies have executed a Heads of… Read More

Interview: Sam Ruda, Director, Port of NY/NJ

NY , United States

Ports are economic engines for the regions they serve, and the impact from business activities at the Port of New York/New Jersey runs as big as the area it serves: 46 million consumers in a four-hour radius. The port is an economic giant in and of itself, providing for nearly a half a million jobs,… Read More

Great Lakes Dredge & Dock Co., nation’s largest provider of dredging services, moving headquarters to Houston

United States

– Texas puts it closer to major regional projects, boosts new business opportunities – Company deepens ports, maintains waterways, renourishes beaches and restores barrier islands – Strategic regional offices also opening in Jacksonville, Fla., Staten Island, N.Y. HOUSTON, Oct. 22, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Great Lakes Dredge & Dock Co. (NASDAQ: GLDD) announced today it is… Read More

Pilot LNG and GAC Bunker Fuels partner to supply LNG marine fuel from Galveston

TX , United States

Texas-based Pilot LNG LLC (Pilot) has reached a preliminary agreement with GAC Bunker Fuels (GAC) covering the supply of Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) as a marine fuel from its proposed Galveston LNG Bunker Port terminal project, which will be the first dedicated LNG bunker terminal in the region. The two companies have executed a Heads… Read More

Holland appointed to Mississippi River Commission

MS , United States

VICKSBURG, Miss. – President Donald J. Trump recently appointed Major General Diana M. Holland as a member and as the 41st President of the Mississippi River Commission (MRC). Maj. Gen. Holland is the first woman to serve as the Commission President in its long and storied history. Maj. Gen. Holland assumed command of the Mississippi… Read More

Women of WEDA – October 2020 Newsletter Featuring Chatherine Chu

United States

Catherine is currently serving as the Program Manager for the WEDA Pacific Chapter Board of Directors. Women of WEDA (WoW) asked Catherine some questions in order to get to know her better, and she had some great things to say about how her international experiences have had an impact on her professional life, how she works to promote… Read More

Top 10 US work boats 2020

ME , United States

WorkBoat announced its 10 Significant Boats of 2020 today. Once again, the readers of WorkBoat and will choose the Boat of the Year from the top 10 list. You can place your VOTE HERE. Voting ends on Thursday, Nov. 12, 2020. Last year’s Boat of the Year was Crowley Maritime‘s Taino and El Coqui,… Read More

Great Lakes Provides Additional Funding to The Florida Aquarium to Support Coral Solutions

IL , United States

OAK BROOK, Ill., Oct. 13, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Great Lakes Dredge & Dock Corporation (“Great Lakes”) (NASDAQ:GLDD), the largest provider of dredging services in the United States announced today that they have increased their investment in coral conservation and restoration work at The Florida Aquarium in Tampa, Florida. Since 2014, The Florida Aquarium has… Read More

WEDA 2020 Eastern Chapter Annual Report

United States

WEDA Eastern Chapter Annual Report I want to start by saying for myself and the entire Eastern Chapter board we hope you and your loved ones are safe and maneuvering through these trying and difficult times. I know we will all get through this and come out the other side better prepared for the future… Read More