Dredging contractors praise signing of infrastructure spending act; First offshore wind farm in federal waters inches closer

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Dredging contractors praise signing of infrastructure spending act
September 24, 2018 — President Donald Trump has signed into law the Energy and Water, Legislative Branch, and Military Construction and Veterans Affairs Appropriations Act, a three-part package that includes appropriations for dredging activities in harbors and channels, important infrastructure projects and beach and coastal restoration.

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GGR Day 85: Rescue ship has reached injured sailor in Southern Ocean

DAY 85 – RESCUE UPDATE:

Injured solo sailor  rescued successfully by French fisheries patrol vessel

Abhilash Tomy ‘concious and talking’

Media update 07:30 UTC 23.9.2018   Les Sables d’Olonne, France

Day 4 of the rescue of injured Indian Golden Globe Race solo sailor Abhilash Tomy from his dismasted yacht Thuriya approximately 1,900 miles SW of Perth Western Australia

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GGR Day 83: Code Red Alert update

Media update 13:00 UTC 22.9.2018   Les Sables d’Olonne, France

Early today, Golden Globe Race HQ finally received a satellite text message from Abhilash Tomy, the injured Indian solo sailor dismasted in the South Indian Ocean some 1,900 miles SW of Perth, Australia on Friday. ACTIVATED EPIRB.CANT WALK.MIGHT NEED STRETCHER Position: 39′ 25.297 S 077′ 30.629 E at 22 Sep 02:28 UTC

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