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Speakers Needed for Teledyne Marine Technology Workshop

Teledyne is seeking presenters for its upcoming Marine Technology Workshop (TMTW) to share field and laboratory experience with Teledyne Marine products. Presenters should have experience in at least one of the following areas: ports and harbors; civil engineering and infrastructure; hydrography; oceanographic research; offshore energy; security and… Read More

Industry Mourns Passing of Gary McFarlane, P.E.

The Western Dredging Association (WEDA) announced that Gary McFarlane, P.E. died on May 1. Throughout the years, McFarlane contributed both personally and professionally to WEDA and the entire dredging community as an innovative marine engineer working on several key dredging projects. Below is a message from his son Shaun:   “Gary McFarlane, passed… Read More

PA Legislators Support Dredging for Presque Isle and More

On April 23, U.S. Representative Mike Kelly (R–PA) submitted a joint bipartisan letter to the Assistant Secretary of the Army for Civil Works R. D. James, requesting that beach nourishment for Presque Isle State Park remain a high-priority project for the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers’ 2019 budget and 2018… Read More

Partrac Ltd. Launches Subsidiary in the United States

Scotland-based Partrac Ltd., a marine survey and coastal consultancy group, will launch its Houston-based United States subsidiary, Partrac GeoMarine Inc. during the Offshore Technology Conference (OTC) in Houston, Texas. Partrac GeoMarine Inc. will offer the full range of services and products already offered by… Read More

Corps Holds Great Lakes “Shallow Draft Recreational Harbor” Meetings

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers held Great Lakes “Shallow Draft Recreational Harbor” meetings in April at multiple locations throughout the Great Lakes region, and via web and teleconference. The focus of the meeting was on the needs of shallow draft recreational harbors, highlighting funding issues and system requirements. The Great… Read More