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President Obama after veto. Courtesy of whitehouse.gov
Senate leader vows to override veto As promised, U.S. President Barack Obama vetoed a bill that would have authorized construction of TransCanada’s Keystone XL pipeline.




Yara International
KBR has been awarded an engineering, procurement and construction contract by newly formed joint venture, Norway’s Yara International and U.S.-based BASF Group for a world-scale



AAL launches new operation - AAL Japan
AAL, one of the world’s leading global breakbulk and heavy lift operators, has been named Best Maritime Cargo Provider 2014 at the 2015 Cargo Logistics



Courtesy of Panda Power
Panda Power Funds and Sunbury Generation will construct a 1,000-megawatt natural gas-fueled, combined-cycle power project near Shamokin Dam in Snyder County, Pennsylvania. Hummel Station will


Gulf_Coast_Pipeline_Project_Construction
Fluor was awarded a contract by Nexus Gas Transmission to provide engineering, procurement and construction management services for an approximately 250-mile natural gas transmission pipeline



Port Manatee where a massive power generation unit is offloaded from BBC Chartering’s BBC Coral for specialized truck transport to Tampa Electric’s expanding power station in nearby Polk County, Fla.
Florida’s Port Manatee is handling multiple shipments of project cargo from South for Tampa Electric Co.’s US$700 million expansion of Polk Power Station. The cargoes








A look straight down the 120-foot access pit where Mammoet will lift front end of TBM to surface for repairs. Courtesy of WSDOT.
Seattle Tunnel Partners has completed excavation of the 120-foot-deep pit that will be used to access and repair Bertha, the SR-99 tunnel boring machine. About