USACE Galveston awards $3.6 M to dredge Sabine Neches Waterway

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Galveston District awarded a maintenance dredging contract in the amount of $3,646,550 to Manson Construction Co., for maintenance dredging of the Sabine-Neches Waterway, Sabine Pass Outer Bar and bank channel in Jefferson County, Texas, and Cameron Parish, Louisiana. 

The contractor is required to remove approximately 2.6 million cubic yards of dredged material from the Sabine Outer Bar Channel beginning September 2014 with an estimated completion date of January 2015.

Market Basket addresses recent media reports

 The Market Basket name has appeared in recent news reports both locally and national regarding turmoil within the management chain of stores located in New England. However, none of these stories relate to the Texas or Louisiana Market Basket stores. "We have fielded numerous questions on social media as well as through email, and we believe it is important to clear up any confusion," states Chuck Barbee, Director of Advertising.

TCEQ fines BASF TOTAL $345,938 for 2013 air quality violations

The Texas Commission on Environmental Quality Wednesday, August 6, approved penalties totaling $781,726 against 42 regulated entities for violations of state environmental regulations.
Agreed orders were issued for the following violations: 11 air quality, one dry cleaner, two industrial waste discharge, two multimedia, two municipal solid waste, one municipal waste discharge, six petroleum storage tank, 16 public water system, and one water quality. 

CB&I Awarded Storage Tank Contract in Beaumont

CB&I (NYSE:CBI) today announced it has been awarded a contract valued in excess of $49 million by Oiltanking Beaumont L.P. The project scope includes the engineering, procurement, fabrication and construction of 12 internal floating-roof crude oil storage tanks at Oiltanking's terminal in Beaumont, Texas.