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April 2016

Maritime Job Fair

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Maritime Job Fair &
Job Advice Center

April 13, 2016 | New Orleans, LA
10 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
Morial Convention Center

Free WorkBoat Maintenance & Repair Conference and Expo admission for all job fair attendees! 


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WorkBoat Maintenance & Repair
Conference and Expo

April 12-14, 2016 | New Orleans, LA
Conference: April 12, 2016
Expo & Events: April 12-14, 2016


Featured Boat


12.3.15 MetalShark Defiant Patrol 

Metal Shark brought a 45'x15' Defiant-class patrol boat to this year’s International WorkBoat Show. The boats feature 30" drafts. The Jeanerette, La.-based boatbuilder is constructing up to 30 of the boats for Vietnam under the Foreign Military Sales program. Metal Shark can construct its Defiant class vessels with different equipment packages including fire pumps and monitors, davits, electronics and hydrographic survey equipment.


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