Search results for: Bouge

287 results

A list of search results

  • 7 April 2011
    Business & Finance

      Alto Group Holdings, Inc., an innovative mining and commodities trade company headquartered in New York, exploitation license of the Bouge gold project. On November 29, 2010, the company executed an agreement to acquire mineral rights of the Bogue River Dredging Concession in Mali, West Africa. The Bogue River Concession comprises a 10 kilometer long […]

  • 16 September 2019
    Business & Finance

    Douglas B. Mackie, Chief Executive Officer of Great Lakes Dredge & Dock Company (GLDD) from 1995 to 2011, passed away on September 11, 2019.    Doug also served in many leadership roles at the Dredging Contractors of America (DCA) including Association President several times. He and his brother Don followed in their footsteps, Doug working […]

  • 18 February 2014

    Genesis Energy, L.P. announced plans to invest approximately $150 million to construct a new crude oil, intermediates and refined products import/export terminal in Baton Rouge, Louisiana (the Baton Rouge Terminal). The project is expected to generate economic benefits both for the Greater Baton Rouge community and the state of Louisiana and further expands Genesis Energy’s […]

  • 12 September 2013

    The Alliance of Rouge Communities will receive more than $250,000 from the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration to continue work on cleaning up the Rouge River in Dearborn, U.S. Sens. Carl Levin and Debbie Stabenow announced today. The funding for the clean-up effort is part of the Great Lakes Restoration Initiative, a multi-agency program launched […]

  • 1 April 2014

    The Baton Rouge Area Foundation will hire a firm to create a master plan for the LSU and City Park Lakes, a critical step to save them from reverting to swampland. The city-parish and LSU own the lakes, while BREC operates the Baton Rouge Beach recreational area on the bank. Together, they are supporting the […]

  • 9 November 2018
    Business & Finance, Project & Tenders

    The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Detroit District, recently awarded a contract for the maintenance dredging in the River Rouge. Ryba Marine Construction Company from Cheboygan, Michigan, will receive almost $736,000 to dredge the River Rouge in southwest Detroit, Michigan, reported the Army Corps. Under the contract, the company will remove approximately 66,500 cubic yards […]

  • 25 February 2014
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Technology

    Yesterday, Governor Bobby Jindal announced the appointment of Henry Baptiste to the Pontchartrain Levee District. The Pontchartrain Levee Board is responsible for maintaining the integrity of the levees and maintaining the levee drainage systems within East Baton Rouge, Iberville, Ascension, St. James, St. John the Baptist, and St. Charles Parishes. Baptiste will be appointed to […]

  • 25 January 2017
    Business & Finance

    The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, New Orleans District, is hosting a final public meeting to provide an update on the draft integrated General Reevaluation Report and Supplemental Environmental Impact Statement titled “Mississippi River Ship Channel, Gulf to Baton Rouge, Louisiana”. The purpose of the study is to evaluate economic viability as well as alternative […]

  • 27 March 2018
    Business & Finance

    U.S. Environmental Protection Agency will hold a public information meeting on March 28 to discuss the Great Lakes Legacy Act cleanup of contaminated sediments in the Lower Rouge River Old Channel in Detroit, Mich. EPA is partnering with Honeywell, Inc. on the cleanup. According to the EPA’s official announcement, the meeting will feature a presentation […]

  • 11 October 2018
    Business & Finance

    The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Detroit District, in partnership with the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), recently awarded a contract to clean up the old channel in the Lower Rouge River. Great Lakes Dock and Materials (GLDM) from Muskegon, Michigan, will receive approximately $16 million to dredge and cap portions of the Lower Rouge River […]

  • 5 August 2020
    Infrastructure

    Louisiana Governor John Bel Edwards and Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development Secretary Shawn D. Wilson last week joined officials with the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers  to announce an agreement for the deepening of the Mississippi River from the Gulf of Mexico through Baton Rouge has been authorized and signed.    “This is a […]

  • 14 December 2017
    Business & Finance

    Governor John Bel Edwards and the Baton Rouge Area Foundation President/CEO, John Davies were joined by Justin Ehrenwerth, CEO/President of The Water Institute of The Gulf, in a ribbon cutting ceremony earlier this week for the $25 million Center for Coastal & Deltaic Solutions. “Capitalizing on Louisiana’s growing stature as a center of global water management […]

  • 8 August 2019
    Business & Finance

    Mayor-President of Baton Rouge, Sharon Weston Broome, Louisiana Governor John Bel Edwards, and Congressman Garret Graves have found a solution to move forward on the East Baton Rouge Flood Risk Reduction Project, they announced earlier this week. The project will dredge, widen and upgrade 66 miles of waterways in the East Baton Rouge Parish critical […]

  • 12 September 2014
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Technology

    Weeks Marine has been awarded an $18.7 million firm-fixed-price contract with options for Mississippi River hopper dredge disposal from Baton Rouge to the Gulf of Mexico, according to defense.gov. The work will be performed in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, with an estimated completion date of February 10, 2015. Bids were solicited via the Internet, with two received. […]

  • 15 October 2015
    Business & Finance

    A Ukrainian company engaged in shipping, shipbuilding/repair, transhipment of grains and oilseeds, Nibulon, is about to begin dredging works on the Southern Bug River. According to the Interfax, the company will start dredging of the Southern Bug by the end of October 2015. Nibulon Director General Oleksiy Vadatursky said that the company is planning to begin deepening of the river by […]

  • 22 September 2011

    The County Board of Commissioners on Monday unanimously approved providing funds to go toward the dredging of Bogue Inlet.   BY EREN TATARAGASI (tidelandnews) [mappress] Source: tidelandnews, September 22, 2011

  • 1 December 2010

    The Board of County Commissioners were given a comprehensive overview of options and proposed dredging plans for the Longboat Pass at … By Doug Miles (thebradentontimes) [mappress] Source: thebradentontimes, December 1, 2010;

  • 9 August 2012

    According to Frank Rush, the Emerald Isle Town Manager, the long awaited dredging project at the Bogue Inlet is underway. The Merritt, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers’ sidecast dredger, has been in the inlet since August 1, and could be there as long as August 14. “There are some tight spots out in the inlet, […]

  • 17 March 2011

    President Barack Obama’s budget for 2011-2012 has no money set aside for dredging five of the state’s shallow-draft inlets, including… BY EREN TATARAGASI (topsailvoice) [mappress] Source: topsailvoice, March 17, 2011    

  • 21 September 2011

    A funding request for the maintenance dredging of Bogue Inlet connecting channel has prompted a broader discussion of the need for a long-… BY JANNETTE PIPPIN (jdnews) [mappress] Source: jdnews, September 21, 2011;

  • 10 June 2011

    The Army Corps of Engineers closed another gate on the Morganza spillway north of Baton Rouge on Thursday as the threat from… By CAIN BURDEAU (sunherald) [mappress] Source: sunherald, June 10, 2011    

  • 2 March 2011

    Completing the final component of a nearly $200 million, 11-year-expansion, Port Manatee will begin dredging Berth 12 in April to a depth… By Doug Miles (thebradentontimes) [mappress] Source: thebradentontimes, March 2, 2011

  • 18 December 2013

    Governor Bobby Jindal, officials from the Coastal Protection and Restoration Authority (CPRA), Department of Economic Development and the Baton Rouge Area Foundation (BRAF) joined leaders from the City of Baton Rouge, The Water Institute of the Gulf, Louisiana State University and other coastal research institutes to unveil plans for the establishment of The Water Campus […]

  • 3 October 2011

    Officials at the abolished Presidential Task Force on the Mindanao River Basin Rehabilitation and Development (PTFMRBRD) have vehemently … By Bong S. Sarmiento (mindanews) [mappress] Source: mindanews, October 3, 2011;

  • 23 August 2011

    Town Manager Frank Rush is working on a multi-jurisdiction plan to help match state funds to keep Bogue Inlet dredged, but one town has alre… By EREN TATARAGASI (carteretnewstimes) [mappress] Source: carteretnewstimes, August 23, 2011;

  • 7 April 2011

    W.T. Casper is concerned about the safety of Bogue Inlet, and is willing to participate in a lobbying effort for dredging funds to keep… BY BRAD RICH (carteretnewstimes) [mappress] Source: carteretnewstimes, April 7, 2011