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Western Gulf lease sale attracts $110 million in high bids

8/20/2014

Today’s Western Gulf of Mexico Lease Sale 238 attracted $109,951,644 million in high bids for 81 tracts covering 433,823 acres on the U.S. Outer Continental Shelf offshore Texas.   Continued »

 
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McDermott barge to support decommissioning of Andarko spar

8/19/2014

McDermott International (NYSE:MDR) announced this week that one of its subsidiaries has entered into an agreement with Anadarko Petroleum Corporation to provide construction and decommissioning support services on the Red Hawk project.   Continued »

 
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Fourth National Security Cutter completes acceptance trials

8/19/2014

The fourth National Security Cutter, Hamilton, successfully completed several days of rigorous acceptance trials Thursday to ensure the cutter meets its contractual requirements and is ready for delivery to the Coast Guard.   Continued »

 

BOEM to open bids for Gulf of Mexico lease sale

8/19/2014

This Wednesday, Bureau of Ocean Energy Management Gulf of Mexico Regional Director John Rodi will open the Gulf of Mexico Western Planning Area Lease Sale 238.   Continued »

 
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Ingalls christens fifth National Security Cutter

8/19/2014

This weekend Huntington Ingalls Industries' (NYSE:HII) Ingalls Shipbuilding division christened the company's fifth U.S. Coast Guard National Security Cutter (NSC), James.   Continued »

 
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Video: Time-lapse of ATB transiting the Mississippi

8/19/2014

In this time-lapse video, the ATB Paul T. Moran transits along the Mississippi River from St. James, La., to Norco, La.     Continued »

 
The crew of the Coast Guard Cutter Paul Clark offloads approximately 900 pounds of marijuana worth an estimated wholesale value of nearly $800,000 at Coast Guard Base Miami Beach, Fla., Aug. 16, 2014.

Coast Guard seizes $800,000 of marijuana

8/18/2014

This weekend, the crew of the Coast Guard cutter Paul Clark offloaded approximately 900 lbs. of marijuana worth an estimated wholesale value of nearly $800,000 at Base Miami Beach, Fla.   Continued »

 

Mississippi reopens to all traffic after multiple vessel collision near New Orleans

8/14/2014

Coast Guard Captain of the Port, New Orleans, reopened the Mississippi River to all traffic yesterday afternoon after an area around the International Matex Tank Terminals (IMTT) between mile marker 96 and mile marker 98 had been reduced to one-way traffic due to a multiple vessel collision early Wednesday.   Continued »

 

Marine debris costs California residents millions, says NOAA

8/14/2014

Southern California residents lose millions of dollars each year avoiding littered, local beaches in favor of choosing cleaner beaches that are farther away and may cost more to reach, according to a new NOAA-funded Marine Debris Program economics study.   Continued »

 

Grain inspections resume after tentative labor agreement reached

8/14/2014

Just before midnight Monday evening, the International Longshore Warehouse Union (ILWU) and the Pacific Northwest Grain Handlers Association reached a tentative labor agreement regarding grain operations at seven terminals in the Pacific Northwest, according to the most recent USDA Grain Transportation Report.   Continued »

 
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