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September-October 2011

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Water Flows Into Panama Canal Access Channel

Port Manatee to Dedicate Berth 12

Manson Awarded Pier Demolition Job for Navy

Vosta to Provide Dredges to India

EdgeTech and ORE Offshore Expand

Linderman is 2011-2012 APWA President

Feds Allow Offshore Sand Use for NASA Facility

Feds Allow Offshore Sand Use for NASA Facility

The Bureau of Ocean Energy Management, Regulation and Enforcement (BOEMRE) announced on August 5 that it had authorized the use of outer continental shelf sand for the Shoreline Restoration and Infrastructure Protection Program project at the NASA Wallops Flight Facility on Wallops Island, off the mid-Atlantic coast.

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Best Restored Beaches Announced for 2011

Best Restored Beaches Announced for 2011

The American Shore and Beach Preservation Association (ASBPA) has chosen five projects for its annual list of the nations best restored beaches. This years list provides representation from both the west and east coasts and the Great Lakes of the U.S. The 2011 winners are: Isle of Palms, South Carolina; Menauhant Beach, Massachusetts; Miami Beach, Florida; Moonlight Beach, California; and Presque Isle, Pennsylvania.

Northeast Dredging Wins New York Deepening Contract

Rally Planned to Urge Dredging of Port of Jacksonville

Awarded June 28 through September 14

Spotlight on Presque Isle

Spotlight on Presque Isle

With the annual Best Restored Beach Awards going mainly to projects on the coasts, engineers at the Corps Buffalo District decided that a Great Lakes project in general, and their Presque Isle project in particular, would be a good candidate. Michael Mohr of the Districts Coastal and Geotechnical Engineering Section, who had been the Presque Isle project engineer, was tapped to write the proposal to the ASBPA, and the project was one of the winners for 2011.

Van Oord Receives IADC Safety Award

New Dates Announced for CONEXPO 2014

AGC Receives Grant for Safety Training

Dredge & Marine Company Will Exhibit at Europort

Rep. Doyle to Address Waterways Symposium

Port of Houston Usage and Profits Up

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