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Equipment

Cummins Engine Plant Celebrates 40 Years

In August, Cummins Inc. celebrated the 40th anniversary of its Jamestown Engine Plant (JEP) in Jamestown, New York.

VSTEP Wins Mexican Navy Contract

The Mexican Navy selected VSTEP to supply a Class A Nautis full mission bridge (FMB) simulator and 24 Nautis desktop trainer stations for the Naval Academy in Veracruz, Mexico. The simulators will be installed at the new simulator training wing of the Heroica Escuela Naval Militar set to open in the fourth quarter of 2014.

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Legislation

Congress Passes Water Resources Reform and Development Act of 2014

On May 15, the conference report to H.R. 3080, the Water Resources Reform and Development Act of 2014 (WRRDA 2014), was filed. The House approved the measure 412 to 4 on May 20, and the Senate approved it 91 to 7 on May 22, ending in success a five-year effort to allocate for waterways maintenance all funds collected through the Harbor Maintenance Tax, which was enacted by the Water Resources Development Act of 1986.

Boxer and Shuster Break WRDA Impasse

On February 5, Sen. Barbara Boxer and Rep. Bill Shuster met to discuss the Waterways Development Act conference bill, and appear to have broken an impasse that has existed since the November 20 meeting of the conference committee.

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Projects

Texas’ Cedar Bayou Reconnects with Gulf of Mexico

Veit Gets Outstanding Performance With DSC Moray Class Dredges

Veit & Company, Inc., a specialty contracting and waste-management company based in Rogers, Minnesota, started a dredging group in 2012 through the acquisition of Adventure Divers, Inc. (ADI Marine).

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News

Cleveland-Europe Freight Service Opens

The U.S. Department of Transportation’s Saint Lawrence Seaway Development Corporation (SLSDC) announced the launch of the Express Ocean Freight Service. The new service will run between the Port of Cleveland and Antwerp, Belgium, via the Saint Lawrence Seaway and is the first regularly scheduled international cargo shipping service to a U.S. port on the Great Lakes in decades.

Maritime Administration Hosts Second Strategy Symposium

The Maritime Administration (MARAD) held its Second Maritime Strategy Symposium on May 6, at its headquarters in Washington, D.C. The first one was held in January, and both brought stakeholders together to discuss challenges and solutions to maritime issues. From the work at the symposiums, MARAD will work to develop a long-term national maritime strategy.

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Hydrographic Surveying

Kongsberg GeoAcoustics Delivers to China

GeoChirp 3D to the First Institute of Oceangraphy (FIO) in Qingdao, China, to provide three-dimensional acoustical images of shallow sub-seabed structures and buried objects.

Teledyne RESON Debuts Training Academy

Teledyne RESON has established a new training course – the Teledyne Reson Academy, to be held at multiple locations.

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Environment

EPA Releases New Vessel General Permit Guidelines

The second issuance of the EPA’s Vessel General Permit (VGP) took effect December 19, 2013, replacing the first one issued in 2008. The permit affects commercial vessels, greater than 79 feet, in U.S. waters, to monitor incidental discharges in normal operations, as defined in the Clean Water Act.

Louisiana Mitigation Bank Approved to Supply Credits

Resource Environmental Solutions, LLC announced the approval by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Vicksburg District of a new 867.9- acre wetland and stream mitigation bank serving north and central Louisiana. The Little Eva Mitigation Bank, located in Natchitoches Parish, Louisiana, will establish and maintain 770.5 acres of bottomland hardwood wetlands, more than 13,590 linear feet of stream and nearly 60 acres of riparian buffer habitat. Mitigation credits resulting from restoration efforts within the project area will be used to compensate for unavoidable wetland and stream impacts from permitted project activity in the Red River Drainage Basin.

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 Replacement Pump Spare Parts

Replacement Pump Spare Parts

2014.09.17

1. Slurry pump parts Completely interchangeable with AH, L, M, HH, SP slurry pumps and G/GH gravel pumps For unlisted slurry pump parts, OEM...

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Centrifugal Slush Gravel Sand Marine Dredging Pump

2014.07.28

The WN dredge pump is horizontal, single-stage, cantilevered structure, which is designed to meet the requirement of the contractor demanding and...

Professional Manufacturer River Sand Suction Gravel Slurry Pump for Dredging

Professional Manufacturer River Sand Suction Gravel Slurry Pump for Dredging

2014.09.17

Heavy and robust centrifugal slurry pumps    1. Certificates:  CE SGS  2. OEM service supply 3. International...

Professional Manufacturer Horizontal Centrifugal Slurry Pump

Professional Manufacturer Horizontal Centrifugal Slurry Pump

2014.07.22

 High Head Heavy Duty Wear Resistant Horizontal Centrifugal Slurry Pump Specifications 1. Mining and mineral processing slurry pump  2....

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