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  • 11 November 2011
    Business & Finance

    The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Savannah District issued this statement following the meeting yesterday with the South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control Board of Directors: “We are pleased with the unanimous decision of the South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control Board to approve the certification on water quality and coastal […]

  • 10 November 2011

    The start of a beach-fill project in the Brant Beach section of the township has been pushed back to 2012. Stephen Rochette, spokesman for… (pressofatlanticcity) [mappress] Source: pressofatlanticcity, November 10, 2011;

  • 8 November 2011
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Technology

    Autodesk, Inc., a leader in 3D design, engineering and entertainment software, announced that MWH Global, a leader in wet infrastructure projects and programs, including water, hydropower and civil infrastructure, has been selected to receive an Autodesk BIM Experience Award. The firm is being honored for using a Building Information Modeling (BIM) process, together with Autodesk […]

  • 3 November 2011
    Business & Finance

    Orion Marine Group, Inc., a leading heavy civil marine contractor, today reported a net loss for the three months ended September 30, 2011, of $6.2 million ($0.23 diluted loss per share). These results compare to net income of $7.1 million ($0.26 diluted earnings per share) for the same period a year ago. “We continue to […]

  • 1 November 2011

    Another milestone agreement has been reached between the Panama Canal Authority and the Port of Miami – Administrator and CEO of the Panama Canal Authority (ACP), Alberto Alemán Zubieta, and Port of Miami Director, Bill Johnson, have renewed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) to promote trade opportunities and share best customer practices. Prior to signing […]

  • 31 October 2011

    CEO of the Panama Canal Authority, Alberto Alemán Zubieta, receives the Latin Trade BRAVO Business Award for Distinguished Service in the Hemisphere on October 28. With nine categories, including a Lifetime Achievement Award and Dynamic CEO of the Year, the BRAVO Business Awards are given to those playing a key role in improving Latin America’s […]

  • 25 October 2011

      Research conducted by the independent research agency, NEA indicates that the northern seaports offer the most efficient route for container transport into a large part of the central European hinterland. Seven ports located in the North of Europe have four times the container throughput of the principal eleven ports competing along the Southern coastline […]

  • 20 October 2011
    Business & Finance

      On 19 October 2011, a first milestone in the construction of the new locks in the Panama Canal was reached. At 9.40 am, the Administración del Canal de Panama (ACP) flooded the first section of the newly excavated lock lanes on the Pacific Side. The excavation works close to the Centenario Bridge are executed […]

  • 18 October 2011
    Business & Finance

    Reef Subsea Power & Umbilical, based in Stockton-On-Tees, will provide the installation and trenching of submarine cables (power, inter-array, seismic) and umbilicals to its clients – oil & gas operators and contractors, energy companies, offshore wind farm developers, project management & engineering houses as well as product manufacturers. Reef Subsea Power & Umbilical’s range of […]

  • 13 October 2011

    No sooner do the beaches of Absecon Island lose their sand to the ravages of the Atlantic, than the Atlantic is forced to give that sand … By STEVEN LEMONGELLO (pressofatlanticcity) [mappress] Source: pressofatlanticcity, October 13, 2011;

  • 30 September 2011
    Business & Finance

    Orion Marine Group, Inc.a leading heavy civil marine contractor serving the infrastructure sector  is providing its investors an update on the Company’s outlook and end markets. As part of its ongoing communications with investors, the Company is establishing a mid-period update on its outlook and end markets. In the future, investors should expect this update […]

  • 28 September 2011

    The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers expects to award a contract Friday for a beach replenishment project in the Brant Beach section of the …   By DONNA WEAVER (pressofatlanticcity) [mappress] Source: pressofatlanticcity, September 28, 2011;

  • 27 September 2011
    Business & Finance

    Orion Marine Group, Inc., a leading heavy civil marine contractor serving the infrastructure sector, today announced two contract awards that total approximately $40 million. The Port of Corpus Christi recently strengthened its cooperative relationship with the Panama Canal Authority to promote trade as a result of the Panama Canal’s lock widening and deepening program. In […]

  • 20 September 2011

    As the global container fleet continues to expand in both vessel size and overall capacity the need for specialized equipment and expertise grows as well, as port facilities move to update cranes and procedures to accommodate the bigger ships and greater productivity requirements. According to shipping industry analysts Alphaliner, as of the middle of August, […]

  • 19 September 2011

    A petition signed by over a thousand former Falmouth Docks workers has been handed in to Downing Street.   (atlantic) [mappress] Source: atlantic, September 19, 2011

  • 12 September 2011

    A new £350,000 storage facility has opened at Peterhead, as part of Peterhead Port Authority’s ambitious plans for its Smith Quay development. The storage base, which covers 8,000 square metres, provides additional working space to support vessel activities at the port’s £35million deepwater berth, the Smith Quay. The Smith Embankment Project, which incorporates a 200 […]

  • 6 September 2011
    Project & Tenders

    As another major storm ramps up in the Atlantic, crews have moved quickly to resume widening the beach in Nags Head and meet a deadline to… By Rob Morris (outerbanksvoice) [mappress] Source: outerbanksvoice, September 6, 2011;

  • 22 August 2011

    A beach-replenishment project for a portion of beach in the Brant Beach section of Long Beach Township is out to bid, a spokesman for… By DONNA WEAVER (pressofatlanticcity) [mappress] Source: pressofatlanticcity, August 22, 2011

  • 3 August 2011
    Project & Tenders

    Since the Panama Canal opened a passageway between the Atlantic and the Pacific Oceans nearly a century ago, nearly one million ships… (voanews) [mappress] Source: voanews, August 3, 2011

  • 11 November 2010

    The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers is set to begin in the next few days two dredge projects intended to help commercial marine traffic that has been impeded by shoaling in the channels. And one of those projects that is expected to begin Friday – deepening the Morehead City Harbor at the ocean bar – […]

  • 9 November 2010

    Orion Marine Group, Inc., a leading heavy civil marine contractor serving the infrastructure sector, today announced a contract award of approximately $11 million. Orion Marine Group’s wholly owned subsidiary, F. Miller Construction, LLC., was recently awarded a hurricane protection project in Plaquemines Parish, Louisiana by the US Army Corps of Engineers. The project consists of […]

  • 4 November 2010
    Business & Finance

    Orion Marine Group, Inc., a leading heavy civil marine contractor, today reported net income for the three months ended September 30, 2010, of $7.1 million or $0.26 diluted earnings per share (based on 27,094,326 diluted shares outstanding). These results compare to net income of $5.4 million or $0.22 diluted earnings per share (based on 24,678,251 […]

  • 21 October 2010
    Business & Finance

    Orion Marine Group, Inc. today announced it will release its financial results for the third quarter 2010 on Thursday, November 4, 2010, at approximately 5:00 a.m. Eastern Time/4:00 a.m. Central Time. The Company will conduct a telephone briefing at 10:00 a.m. Eastern Time/9:00 a.m. Central Time on Thursday, November 4, 2010, to discuss its results […]

  • 5 October 2010
    Vessels

    Piriou Shipyards has delivered a 2.300 m3 trailing suction hopper dredger, fitted out with Damen dredging equipment, to the French sand mining contractor CETRA. The hopper dredger, named “Michel DSR”, will mine sand an gravel off the Brittany coast and transport it throughout the Loire Estuary. The vessel is a prime example of franco-dutch cooperation […]

  • 4 October 2010

    The expanded Panama Canal will be a game changer for container trade when it opens in August 2014. America’s trade with East Asia is expected to undergo an increased shift from Pacific ports to Atlantic ports. As the closest U.S. port to the Panama Canal, the Port of Miami expects to be the first port […]

  • 24 September 2010
    Business & Finance

    Orion Marine Group, Inc., a leading heavy civil marine contractor serving the infrastructure sector, today announced Mike Pearson, Orion Marine Group’s President and Chief Executive Officer, will be presenting at the 9th Annual D.A. Davidson & Co. Engineering & Construction Conference on Tuesday, September 28, 2010. The presentation is scheduled to begin at 4:45 p.m. […]