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  • 19 April 2018
    Business & Finance

    Works are underway to re-open the mouth of the San Elijo Lagoon at Cardiff State Beach by excavating the sands to allow ocean water back in, reports the San Elijo Lagoon Conservancy. According to the Conservancy, it is that time of year when the lagoon’s connection to the ocean—the inlet—closes when blocked by accumulated sand and sediment. […]

  • 21 January 2016
    Business & Finance

    All talks have ended regarding a potential takeover offer for San Leon Energy, an independent oil and gas exploration company with headquarters in Ireland, by an unnamed party.  In August 2015, San Leon was approached by a possible offeror. However, San Leon noted that the approach may or may not lead to an actual offer […]

  • 21 May 2012

    Amphibious transport ship LPD 22, USS San Diego, was formally commissioned at Navy Pier in downtown San Diego Saturday, May 19, 2012. Built by Huntington Ingalls Industries in Pascagoula, Miss., the USS San Diego is 684 feet in length, has an overall beam of 105 feet, a navigational draft of 23 feet, displaces about 24,900 tons […]

  • 8 May 2019

    A USCG helicopter medevaced an injured man from an oil tanker off the coast of San Francisco.

  • 22 January 2015
    Business & Finance

    The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD), the City of San Antonio and the San Antonio River Authority (SARA) are celebrating the start of the Urban Waters Project. The event will take place today, from 6:00 – 8:00 p.m., at the Christopher Columbus Hall, 201 Piazza Italia, […]

  • 5 May 2016
    Business & Finance

    San Francisco Mayor Edwin M. Lee has announced the investment of $8 million over the next two years to initiate City efforts to fortify San Francisco’s seawall. The end result will be a seawall that is more resilient and prepared to protect an area that stretches from Fisherman’s Wharf and Telegraph Hill to South Beach and […]

  • 16 March 2012

    On March 14, 2012, the San Diego Water Board ordered multiple entities to clean 21 acres of contaminated sediment along the San Diego Bay by adopting a Cleanup and Abatement Order. “This project is the largest single sediment cleanup project ever undertaken in San Diego Bay and is an important component in protecting water quality […]

  • 6 January 2016
    Business & Finance

    The Coastal Regional Sediment Management Plan for the San Francisco Littoral Cell (SFLC) is being developed to assist government entities, municipalities, stakeholders and communities in developing strategies for the beneficial use of sediments to address coastal erosion and storm damage. The Plan will provide information for local and regional coastal decision makers to develop policies […]

  • 24 May 2013

    On Thursday, 23 May 2013, Hamburg Süd celebrated the double christening of its container ships “Cap San Nicolas” and “Cap San Marco” at the Hyundai Heavy Industries yard in Ulsan (South Korea). With a nominal slot capacity of 9,600 TEU, the two newbuildings are Hamburg Süd’s largest-ever vessels and, with 2,100 reefer plugs, the ships […]

  • 5 September 2018

    A cargo ship loaded with cement ran aground off San Jose, on September 3.

  • 22 November 2019
    Business & Finance

    After about two weeks of digging, heavy equipment has cleared a buildup of sand from the San Dieguito River inlet to restore tidal flushing to the lagoon, reports the City of Del Mar, California.  According to their latest release, excavators successfully opened the river channel to the ocean earlier this month. As an added benefit, […]

  • 28 August 2012

    The San Diego beaches replenishment project is scheduled for the next month. A lot of sand will be pumped from the ocean floor onto beaches from the South Bay to North County. According to, the dredging vessel that will undertake the job is on its way to San Diego and should arrive next weekend. […]

  • 10 November 2016
    Business & Finance

    The City of San Clemente will begin work on the North Beach Opportunistic Sand Replenishment project on November 28, 2016. This beachfill project work will consist of unloading and spreading beach sand that will be obtained from the County’s Lower Santa Ana River Dredging Project. The city will bring 12,000 cubic yards of sand to […]

  • 19 December 2016

    Oil and gas company San Leon Energy has been approached by an unnamed firm for a possible takeover offer, the second one in less than two years.  The company, with oil and gas assets across Europe and Africa including offshore assets in Albania, Ireland, and Morocco, confirmed on Monday it has received an approach from a possible […]

  • 17 November 2014
    Business & Finance

    German carrier Hamburg Süd christened a new container ship pertaining to its “San” class on Thursday, November 13th at the Marina Bay Cruise Center in Singapore. The 111,700 tdw ship was named “San Clemente”  by her sponsor Wietske Willemijn Wage, wife of Niels Wage, Vice President of Marketing Freight & Potash at BHP Billiton. The “San […]

  • 11 January 2018
    Business & Finance

    The San Joaquin River Restoration Program is extending public review of a joint Initial Study and Environmental Assessment for the Eastside Bypass Improvements Project by 10 days, the Bureau of Reclamation said in its latest release.  The original comment period was scheduled to close on Tuesday, January 9 and will now close on Friday, January […]

  • 10 March 2017
    Business & Finance

    The San Dieguito River Park JPA has prepared a Draft Environmental Impact Report (EIR) to evaluate potential environmental effects associated with the San Dieguito Lagoon W-19 Restoration Project. The proposed restoration project would supplement recent restoration efforts within the San Dieguito Lagoon by establishing wetland habitat within a specific portion of the lagoon system, referred […]

  • 28 September 2018
    Business & Finance

    The Port of San Diego experienced a cyber attack; ransomware involved in the attack.

  • 1 September 2014
    Business & Finance

    Hamburg Süd celebrated on August 28 the christening of its container ship “San Christobal” at the Hyundai Heavy Industries shipyard in Ulsan, South Korea. The vessel is the second newbuild in the series of three new “San”-class ships. Each container vessel in the “San”-class has a nominal slot capacity of 9,034 TEU, and the “San […]

  • 20 June 2016
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Technology

    In preparation for the rainy season, the local government of San Fernando recently purchased an hydraulic backhoe excavator that will be used in dredging river channels surrounding the city. The equipment was inaugurated last Friday at the Mapalad Creek in Brgy. San Nicolas through the initiative of the City Engineer’s Office in line with the […]

  • 14 December 2016
    Business & Finance

    The City of San Clemente recently wrapped up the North Beach Opportunistic Sand Replenishment project, bringing in more than 12,000 cubic yards of new sand into the area. In order to cover the exposed cobblestones and other impediments to the local coastal area, the sand from the lower Santa Ana River dredging project was brought in, the San Clemente […]

  • 28 February 2014

    Hamburg Süd yesterday celebrated the christening of its container ship “Cap San Lorenzo” at the Exolgan Terminal in Buenos Aires. The “Cap San Lorenzo” is the fourth container ship in a series of six newbuilds for the company in the new “Cap San” class. All ships in this class have a nominal slot capacity of […]