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Shares of Orion Group rise on $160 million contract award from Port of Seattle

TX, United States

The contract involves the Northwest Seaport Alliance’s Terminal 5 Improvements Project, which aims to modernize it to handle larger container vessels Investors on Wednesday boosted shares of Orion...

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Alion’s Naval Systems Business Unit To Be Acquired By Serco

VA, United States

McLean, May 23, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Alion Science and Technology Corporation, headquartered in McLean, Va., announces today that it has entered into a definitive Asset Purchase Agreement to...

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Orion Group Holdings Announces a Contract Award of Approximately $9 Million

TX, United States

HOUSTON, May 23, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Orion Group Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: ORN) (the "Company") a leading specialty construction company, today announced a contract award of approximately $9...

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Granite Acquires Additional Trenchless Rehabilitation Assets and Expertise

CA, United States

WATSONVILLE, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Granite Construction Incorporated (NYSE: GVA) announced today that it has further strengthened its position in the water and wastewater market by...

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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...