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Rowan/OEM to Build New Corps Dredge

Rowan Electric Inc. (dba Oilfield Electric Marine -- OEM) will build a 20-inch cutter suction dredge to replace the Dredge Thompson for the Corps of Engineers St. Paul District.The company was awarded the $9837500 contract by the Philadelphia District Marine Design Center on September 30 with an expected Notice to Proceed at the end of October 2003. Read More

CEDA to Celebrate 25th Anniversary

All members of the Central Eastern and Western Dredging Associations (CEDA EADA and WEDA) are invited to CEDA's 25th anniversary reunion reception at 5:30 p.m. Thursday November 20 2003 during CEDA Dredging Days. The reception will be held at the Park Restaurant at the Amsterdam Rai Congress Centre. Read More

Titan Lifts 4000-ton Wreck

March/April 2003Titan Maritime has lifted the forward section of the Delta Conveyor a converted T-2 tanker that sank in the Mississippi River adjacent to Delta Bulk Terminal in Convent Louisiana. The Titan crew cut the ship into two pieces using chain cutters. The 300 x 90 barge Marmac-300 was partially submerged and the wreck was pulled onto the inclined barge using Titan Linear Chain Pullers. The lift was approximately 4000 tons believed to be the heaviest single salvage lift ever completed on the Mississippi River. Read More

NovAtel Developing Galileo Receivers

January/February 2003 issueNovAtel Inc. has announced a 220000 euro (US$ 235400) contract award for the initial development phase of the ground reference receiver for the European Galileo program. Work is to be completed by February 2003.The contract was awarded by the European Space Agency (ESA).Galileo is the European Unions global navigation satellite system expected to be in operation by 2008 with up to 30 satellites orbiting the earth. NovAtel and ESA are working toward replacing this interim agreement with a full contract worth 500000 euros. Work under the additional contract would be completed by the end of 2003. Read More

Battelle to Hold Seminar in Venice

January/February 2003 issueBattelle will sponsor an International Conference on Remediation of Contaminated Sediments at the Palazzo del Cinema Venice Italy September 30 through October 3 2003. Presentations will focus on all aspects of remediation and management of contaminated sediments. Read More

Battelle to Hold Seminar in Venice

March/April 2003 issueBattelle will sponsor an International Conference on Remediation of Contaminated Sediments at the Palazzo del Cinema Venice Italy September 30 through October 3 2003. Presentations will focus on all aspects of remediation and management of contaminated sediments. Read More