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Great Lakes Dredge & Dock President Dave Simonelli Gives Kick-off Keynote Address at WEDA Annual Meeting

Chicago , IL, United States

DredgeWire exclusive Chicago Illinois, June 5, 2019 – GLDD Dredging President Dave Simonelli opened the formal WEDA Annual Meeting with a keynote address on the 130+ year history of the company, featuring such highlights and project achievements such as the “reversal” of the Chicago River, the reclamation of Northerly Island and the Lincoln Park Extension…. Read More

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Pictures from Chicago WEDA Annual Meeting

IL, United States

Brandon Beilstein and Neil Hoobler, President, Supreme Manufacturing Alfredo Ranaldi and Maurice Freivokh of DragFlow The crowd at Ice Breaker Reception Duncan McTaggart and Steve Miller of Ellicott with Alexandra Schafer of the Corps of Engineers Peter Bowe, DredgeWire with Ben Sumpter, CEO of Ellicott Dredges and Paul Quinn, VP Sales Michael Randall and Ron… Read More

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WEDA presents its 2019 annual environmental project award to the Zephyr Oil Refinery site project

United States

On June 5, in Chicago USA, at its annual meeting, the Western Dredging Association presented its prestigious environmental award to the Zephyr Oil Refinery cleanup project. Key players included the US EPA, Sevenson Environmental Services, EA Engineering, and the US Army Corps of Engineers as well as the Michigan Dept of the Environment. DredgeWire special… Read More

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WEDA-TechNotes Program Suggested to Provide Industry with Detailed Information on Dredging Topics

IL, United States

The Western Dredging Association (WEDA) Environmental Commission Chair Craig Vogt will present his idea for a WEDA-TechNotes program at the Environmental Commission meeting on Tuesday, June 4 at the WEDA 2019 Dredging Summit and Expo in Chicago. The proposed plan will facilitate the position of WEDA as the center of excellence in technical knowledge regarding… Read More

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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 States’ progress to becoming the net exporter of the nation’s energy production.  Following the 40-year ban on crude oil exports, the Port of Corpus… Read More

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Call for Abstracts – 2019 Conference “Where Coasts and Rivers Meet,” Due May 4

SC, United States

The American Shore & Beach Preservation Association (ASBPA), in cooperation with the Coastal Zone Foundation, announces the Call for Abstracts for its 2019 National Coastal Conference, October 22- October 25 at the Myrtle Beach Convention Center in Myrtle Beach, SC. ASBPA is the nation’s first organization to promote science-based policies for the preservation of coastal… Read More

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WEDA Dredging Summit & Expo Opens Nominations for Awards

CA, United States

The Western Dredging Association (WEDA) will host the 2019 Dredging Summit & Expo at the historic Chicago Hilton downtown on Michigan Avenue, June 4 to 7. During the 2019 Dredging Summit & Expo, WEDA will recognize individuals and organizations for their outstanding achievements. Nominations for 2019 Dredger of the Year and Lifetime Achievement Awards should… Read More

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2019 Living Shorelines Tech Transfer Workshop

NC, United States

Beaufort, NC | October 8-9, 2019 Join us in North Carolina as we bring together experts in the field of living shorelines for an exciting two day workshop experience. Learn about emerging techniques, regulation, engaging your community, and more. View the agenda here » Download the workshop flyer » Registration Registration will open in early… Read More

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2019 WEDA Safety Excellence Awards

United States

We invite you to nominate for the annual WEDA Safety Excellence Awards individual organizations or project teams whose exceptional safety performance exhibits a proactive approach to raising safety awareness in the dredging workplace. One award will be present in of the following categories: Dredging Project – view application Dredging Contractor – view application Applications must… Read More

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Eastern Chapter WEDA Fall 2019 Conference

DE, United States

Eastern Chapter The Eastern Chapter of WEDA represents Bermuda, Connecticut, Delaware, Florida (East Coast) Georgia (Eastern), Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, North Carolina, Pennsylvania, Puerto Rico, Rhode Island, South Carolina, Vermont, Virginia, Washington, DC, West Virginia, Virgin Islands and Quebec, New Brunswick, Nova Scotia, Canada. Eastern Chapter Update from the Board… Read More

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Geo-Congress 2019

PA, United States

Geo Congress 2019 Final Program Source: geocongress.org

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ASBPA National Coastal Conference (Oct 22-25)

SC, United States

“Where Coasts & Rivers Meet” Oct. 22-25 Myrtle Beach, SC go to www.asbpa.org

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Pacific Chapter WEDA Fall 2019 Conference

CA, United States

Pacific Chapter The Pacific Chapter of WEDA represents the West Coast of the United States including Washington, Oregon, California, Idaho, Nevada, Arizona, Utah, Colorado, Wyoming, Montana, Hawaii and Alaska, Guam, American Samoa, and Western Canada. Pacific Chapter WEDA Fall 2019 Conference | View Announcement When:Tuesday October 29th-to-Thursday October 31st, 2019 Where:Hyatt Regency Newport Beach1107 Jamboree… Read More

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WEDA Accepting Applications For Environmental Excellence Awards

IL, United States

The Western Area Dredging Association (WEDA) is accepting applications for the 2019 WEDA Environmental Excellence Awards. Awards will be given in three categories including dredging for navigation (to create or maintain navigation channels), environmental dredging (environmental enhancement) and mitigation or adaptation to climate change. The final category includes dredging or marine construction projects that exemplify… Read More

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2019 Midwest Chapter Meeting (USA – Tennessee)

TN, United States

https://www.westerndredging.org/index.php/regionalchapters/midwest-chapter