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Caterpillar Success In The Us And Turkey

Caterpillar Marine has reported on collaboration for the next generation of tugs in the US and provided further details of its first Advanced Variable Drive tug built in Turkey.Caterpillar Marine...

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Navy shipyard starts making its own hand sanitizer

United States

NAVSEA reports that Puget Sound Naval Shipyard & Intermediate Maintenance Facility has started producing isopropyl alcohol-based hand sanitizer in its accredited laboratory. It is scheduled to...

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Army Corp of Engineers closes its offices

PA, United States

Due to the COVID-16 scare, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Pittsburgh District has announced the closure of its Downtown offices in the William S. Moorhead Federal Building until further notice.All...

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Court approves ACL “pre-packaged” recapitalization

IN, United States

Jeffersonville, Ind.-headquartered American Commercial Lines Inc. reports that the U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the Southern District of Texas, Houston Division has confirmed the company’s...

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Exclusive DredgeWire Interview with Gamal Elsaeed, CEO of SADCO Engineering, on the state of the dredging and marine construction industries in Egypt

Gamal Elsaeed has been running SADCO Engineering, based in Cairo, for over two decades, succeeding his father, Helmy, who founded the business in 1972. Gamal has multiple degrees in engineering...

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Great Lakes Dredge Election of Directors; Appointment of Certain Officers; Compensatory Arrangements of Certain Officers

IL, United States

Great Lakes Dredge Election of Directors; Appointment of Certain Officers; Compensatory Arrangements of Certain OfficersItem 5.02. Departure of Directors or Certain Officers; Election of Directors;...

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Chembulk Tankers’ Entire Fleet to Join Womar Pools

CT, United States

Connecticut-based shipping company Chembulk Tankers has signed commercial management agreements for its entire fleet of owned and chartered stainless-steel chemical tankers to enter commercial pools...

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Orion Group Holdings Inc, Announces Contract Awards of Approximately $24 Million

Houston, TX, United States

DredgeWire has learned that top management insiders at Orion continue to buy stock in the business, showing faith in the future of the business.HOUSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Orion Group Holdings, Inc....

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OSG Wraps Up ATC Acquisition, Tanker Purchase

NY, United States

US-based tanker company Overseas Shipholding Group (OSG) has completed the purchase of three US-flagged crude oil carriers, finalizing the acquisition of Alaska Tanker Company (ATC), the operator of...

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CL Yachts will Announce New Model at Palm Beach International Boat Show

FL, United States

CLX96: The motor yacht — reinvented — is comingFlorida. — (March 11, 2020) — CL Yachts will officially announce an envelope-pushing project that has been in the works for...

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Royal Caribbean Bolsters Liquidity with USD 550 Mn to Counter COVID-19 Impact

FL, United States

Due to the impact of the ongoing oubreak of the coronavirus on the cruise industry, Royal Caribbean Cruises has increased its revolving credit capacity by USD 550 million bolstering the company’s...

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DEP Secretary Noah Valenstein adds Chief Resilience Office duties to his portfolio

FL, United States

Dual roles held as Legislature considers future oversight for DEP.Department of Environmental Protection Secretary Noah Valenstein will take on the responsibilities of Chief Resilience Officer while...

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C-Job Naval Architects to open new office in Athens, Greece

C-Job Naval Architects is opening a new office in Athens, Greece. The global independent ship design and engineering company is planning to launch the new office this spring, headed by long-time...

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Offshore Engineering Firm Acquired

NY, United States

A major provider of subsea cable installation and maintenance services to the telecommunications, offshore renewables, utility and oil & gas markets worldwide has been acquired.Private equity...

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GLDD started building the 68th Street Crib in 1892 for the Chicago Water Works

IL, United States

Then and now: GLDD started building the 68th Street Crib in 1892 for the Chicago Water Works. For many years, the crib helped purify drinking water for millions of...