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  • 23 December 2009
    Project & Tenders

    Unanimous decision upholds Maryland’s denial of water-quality permit A federal appeals court in Richmond, Va., upheld Maryland’s denial of a water-quality… Source: Baltimore Sun, December 23, 2009

  • 19 September 2011

    The State Government will order an inquiry into the alleged denial of permission by the New Mangalore Port Trust authorities for fishing… (thehindu) [mappress] Source: thehindu, September 19, 2011

  • 19 October 2016
    Business & Finance

    A crew of the container ship Hanjin Seattle has been granted shore leave on the vessel’s arrival at the US port of Seattle, according to the International Transport Workers’ Federation (ITF). “This decision is an immense relief to the affected crew and we trust that it will apply to all Hanjin crews with bona fide visas who […]

  • 20 October 2014
    Business & Finance

    A Dallas hospital nurse who was reportedly in contact with specimen collected from a deceased Ebola patient, travelling on board Carnival Magic, managed to disembark the vessel having tested negative for Ebola. The nurse disembarked with her loved one at the Port of Galveston on Sunday, October 19th, which is the homeport of Carnival Magic, […]

  • 19 July 2010

    The Cruise Vessel Security and Safety Act 2010 imposes substantial requirements on cruise ships carrying over 250 passengers on international voyages which embark or disembark passengers in any US port. Non-compliance can result in denial of entry into US ports, civil penalties up to $50,000 per violation and criminal penalties up to $250,000 and/or one […]

  • 2 May 2017
    Operations & Maintenance

    Conservation groups have moved to intervene in an industry challenge to the federal government’s denial of permits for seismic testing in the Atlantic.  The Southern Environmental Law Center filed motion on behalf of the North Carolina Coastal Federation, the South Carolina Coastal Conservation League, One Hundred Miles, and Defenders of Wildlife. “The only reason to […]

  • 23 July 2009

    According to a London-based law agency, Asian shipyards are mothballing completed vessels while waiting for the market to recover. Mark O’Neil of law firm Reed Smith in the UK said that boxships and bulkers are being mothballed while Asian builders concede the deferral of legal deliveries to cash-strapped shipowners. “Yards are obviously not keen on […]

  • 11 May 2017

    U.S. President Donald Trump has reversed a decision by the previous administration that denied permit applications for seismic surveying of the U.S. Atlantic Outer Continental Shelf.  The U.S. Department of the Interior (DOI) on Wednesday announced it would move forward to resume its evaluation of applications from six companies seeking permits to conduct geological and […]

  • 12 December 2016

    The U.S. Federal Energy Regulatory Commission rejected a rehearing for Veresen Inc.’s multibillion-dollar proposal to build a liquefied natural gas (LNG) export terminal in Oregon. The FERC has earlier this year denied a permit to two Veresen units to construct, own and operate the 6 mtpa Jordan Cove LNG plant and an associated 232-mile pipeline. […]

  • 22 February 2019
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Technology

     Lt. Gen. Todd Semonite, USACE Commanding General and 54th U.S. Army Chief of Engineers, discussed a unique dredging capability with Thad Pratt at U.S. Army Engineer Research and Development Center’s Coastal and Hydraulics Laboratory on Feb. 19, 2019. The new remote-operated Subdredge, which was built by EDDY Pump, was delivered to the Army Corps in late […]

  • 4 September 2012

    Port of Singapore Authority (PSA) and its partners, Aqeel Kareem Dedhi (AKD) Group of Karachi and the National Logistic Cell (NCL), are ready to sell their share of Gwadar Port to China Harbour Engineering Co Ltd (CHEC). According to, CHEC will take over the Pakistan’s port after Singapore decided to pull out of a […]

  • 24 December 2018
    Business & Finance

     Thad Pratt, along with other Coastal and Hydraulics Laboratory engineers and technicians, successfully tested the Mini-Robotic Dredge’s capabilities on the ERDC campus in Vicksburg, Miss., Dec. 20, 2018. The new remote-operated Subdredge, which was built by EDDY Pump, was delivered to the Army Corps approx. two months ago. The MRD is being evaluated for its expeditionary […]

  • 4 February 2015

    Sierra Club and Galveston Baykeeper filed a petition with the U.S. Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit raising questions about FERC’s orders authorizing construction of Freeport LNG export terminal.

  • 5 June 2008

    The Bureau of Customs (BoC) apprehended 32 40-footer containers of imported onions and ginger with a combined worth of P30.2 million. Customs Commissioner Napoleon Morales, together with Agriculture assistant secretary Salvador Salacup and Intelligence and Enforcement Group Deputy Commissioner Celso Templo, led the inspection of the containers of onions that arrived in the country without […]

  • 16 May 2017

    Following last week’s move by the Department of Interior to rescind the previous administration’s ban on seismic survey applications in the Atlantic, seismic surveyors have reportedly notched another win. To remind, the Obama administration had ordered the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management (BOEM) to deny the six seismic surveyors’ permit applications. Following the denial,the seismic […]

  • 6 August 2012

    The U.S. Seventh Circuit Court of Appeals on Friday rejected NCR’s claim that it already has done more than its fair share of the Fox River cleanup. According to, the U.S. District Judge William Griesbach of Green Bay in May ordered NCR to remove and clean a minimum of 660,000 cubic yards of sediment […]

  • 14 March 2012

    The first independent scientific investigation of the marine life contamination in Gladstone harbour still hasn’t prompted the Government to suspend the likely cause of the ecological crisis –mass dredging and dumping, Australian Greens environment spokesperson Senator Larissa Waters said today. “This is the very first scientific study not conducted by the Queensland Government or the […]

  • 4 February 2015

    Sierra Club and Galveston Baykeeper filed a petition with the U.S. Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit raising questions about FERC’s orders authorizing construction of Freeport LNG export terminal.

  • 7 May 2012

    The Queensland Greens say that the environment movement is buzzing with rumours of suppression of a University of Queensland study on Gladstone Harbour by the Department of Environment and Heritage Protection. ‘Last week we had the same denials and misleading statements on the state of the harbour from Campbell Newman as we saw from the […]

  • 8 November 2012

    The S.C. Supreme Court late Friday issued its decision in the Savannah Harbor deepening case. The court agreed with conservation groups that the S.C. Department of Health & Environmental Control Board overstepped its authority when it approved the $650 million project based on an agreement the Georgia Ports Authority and the Corps of Engineers, the […]

  • 13 June 2014

    Congressman Steny H. Hoyer, U.S. Senators Barbara A. Mikulski and Ben Cardin, and Congressman Chris Van Hollen voiced disappointment after the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) denied their request to extend the public comment period on the environmental assessment on Dominion’s proposed natural gas liquefaction facility at Cove Point. “We are extremely disappointed by FERC’s […]

  • 13 February 2019
    Business & Finance

    A seafarer reportedly contacted ITF to complain about conditions aboard bulk carrier Villa Deste.