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Economic Analysis of Offshore Marine Industry Could Sway Policymakers

Posted to Gulf Coast Maritime (by Matt Gresham) on March 1, 2010

From the halls of Congress to the county courthouse, lawmakers and government bureaucrats alike love numbers. They use them in graphs and display them on poster boards so all can see the benefits of the latest program or industry up for debate at any particular time.

Government Contracts Provide Boost For Gulf Coast Shipyards

Posted to Gulf Coast Maritime (by Matt Gresham) on December 23, 2009

Pascagoula, Miss.-based VT Halter Marine and Lockport, La.-based Bollinger Shipyards announced major awards of government contracts in the last week giving both a boost to morale and their bottom line as a rocky 2009 comes to an end. The U.S.

InterMoor Expansion Could Boost La. Marine Industry

Posted to Gulf Coast Maritime (by Matt Gresham) on November 24, 2009

An international company that builds rigging components for deepwater and ultra-deepwater oil and gas platforms is expanding its operations in south Louisiana thanks to the financial incentives offered by state and local officials. The news…