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Wind energy field takes next step in Virginia

3/13/2014

The Bureau of Ocean Energy Management (BOEM) announced today that it is seeking public comment as it prepares an Environmental Assessment (EA) to analyze potential impacts from proposed wind energy research activities offshore Virginia.   Continued »

 

Panama Canal Authority and consortium resolve dispute

3/13/2014

The Panama Canal Authority (ACP) has reached an agreement with the locks project contractor consortium Grupo Unidos por El Canal (GUPC), Silvia de Marucci, ACP's marketing and forecasting manager, announced March 7.   Continued »

 

Grain inspections remain above 3-year average

3/13/2014

For the week ending March 6, total inspections of grain (corn, wheat, and soybeans) for export from all major port regions reached 2.41 million metric tons (mmt), down 7 percent from the previous week, up 47 percent from last year and 6 percent above the 3-year average.   Continued »

 

Baldwin Filters promotes Tawnia Wood to director of financial reporting and analysis

3/12/2014

Baldwin Filters, headquartered in Kearney, Neb., recently announced the promotion of Tawnia Wood to the position of director of financial reporting and analysis.   Continued »

 
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Caterpillar 350MH to help expand Kachemak Marine Haul Out’s capabilities

3/12/2014

Kachemak Marine Haul Out has expanded its capabilities with the commissioning of the Caterpillar 350 Marine Hauler, which will be dedicated to the haulout of vessels at its Homer, Alaska, facility says company founder Earl Brock.   Continued »

 
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Alcoa launches new temper to provide improved corrosion resistance for marine applications

3/12/2014

Alcoa’s new temper for marine sheet aluminium is specifically designed to provide both commercial and naval shipbuilders with improved corrosion resistance.   Continued »

 

Sureclean Ltd. added to National Response Corp. group of companies

3/12/2014

National Response Corp. has announced the completion of a deal which sees UK-based Sureclean Ltd. become part of the NRC group of companies.   Continued »

 

Port of Pittsburgh Commission seeks companies, individuals to participate in its Wireless Waterway Interoperability Test Bed

3/12/2014

The Port of Pittsburgh Commission seeks local companies and individuals to participate in its Wireless Waterway Interoperability Test Bed the week of June 15.   Continued »

 

Energy XXI to acquire EPL Oil & Gas

3/12/2014

Energy XXI (Nasdaq:EXXI) (LSE:EXXI) and EPL Oil & Gas, Inc. (NYSE:EPL) today announced the signing of a definitive merger agreement pursuant to which Energy XXI will acquire all of EPL's outstanding shares for total consideration of $2.3 billion, including the assumption of debt.   Continued »

 
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President's budget would cut funds for inland waterways, other maritime programs

3/11/2014

Less than two months after signing a 2014 omnibus spending bill that gave a big boost to spending on federal maritime and waterways programs, President Obama has proposed a fiscal 2015 budget that would cut back just about all of these gains.   Continued »

 
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