U.S. hopper dredge companies visited the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Headquarters in Washington, D.C., for a CEOs/Owners Roundtable with General Todd T. Semonite and his staff. The dredging CEOs also attended the December board meeting of the American Maritime Partnership followed by a holiday reception at General Semonite’s Quarters on Fort Lesley J. McNair, U.S. Army Post. Owners/CEOs of Cashman Dredging, Dutra Group, Great Lakes Dredge and Dock, Manson Construction, and Weeks Marine attended several meetings in Washington.
“We appreciate the time extended by General Semonite and his staff to discuss regulatory matters important to the dredging industry and the mission of the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers. We are honored to have been invited to the holiday reception hosted by the General and his wife Connie. We greatly appreciate the warm hospitality of the Semonite family,” said William P. Doyle, CEO & Executive Director of the Dredging Contractors of America.