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Massachusetts wind port gets first delivery

By Kirk Moore

Massachusetts officials hailed the arrival Monday of the first ship carrying wind turbine parts to New Bedford’s newly renovated South Coast Marine Commerce Terminal.

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Tow collision and high water on Mississippi

By Kirk Moore

Weeks of heavy rains and high water are making early summer tricky on the Mississippi River.

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Video: Massachusetts wind energy port gets first delivery

By WorkBoat Staff

The 409' MV Thorco Svenborg arrived in New Bedford, Mass., yesterday. It is the first vessel to offload cargo at the new $113 million New Bedford Marine Commerce Terminal. 

The terminal is the first facility in the nation designed to support the construction, assembly, and deployment of offshore wind projects, as well as handle bulk, breakbulk, container shipping and large specialty marine cargo.

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Shell needs more space for Chukchi drilling

By Kirk Moore

Shell’s plans for exploratory drilling in the Chukchi Sea hit a new snag recently.

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BP to pay $18.7 billion in damages

By Dale K. Dupont

Fine would be largest paid by single company in U.S. history

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Flooding delays barge traffic

By WorkBoat Staff

Extreme rainfall has resulted in flooding on much of the inland waterways and delayed barge traffic.

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Safe Boats awarded Customs 41-foot boat contract

By WorkBoat Staff

Safe Boats has been awarded a contract from the U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) to build up to 52 Coastal Interceptor Vessels (CIV).

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Video: Coast Guard boat crew helps sinking sailors near Annapolis, Md.

By WorkBoat Staff

The Coast Guard responded to a sailboat taking on water June 30, 2015, at the mouth of the South River off Annapolis, Md. The video was shot through the Coxswain's point of view. (Coast Guard video by Petty Officer 3rd Class Anthony Vardakis)

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Cross harbor barge movements in New York?

By Kirk Moore

New York looks to Brooklyn cargo revival.

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Captains are not supervisors, NLRB says

By Dale K. Dupont

Union wins when NLRB upholds regional director's decision.

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