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Ocho Rios Fishing Village is engineering Project of the Year

The Ocho Rios Fishing Village has been named the Jamaica Institution of Engineers (JIE) 2018 Project of the Year.The award was presented at the JIE's recent annual awards dinner and gala, where four nominees for the award were recognised for outstanding engineering work.The winning project involved the redevelopment and redesigning of the fishing village, work which was executed in three phases.

Forum Taps Gaut As CEO

Houston based Forum Energy Technologies, Inc. announced Monday that C. Christopher Gaut will return to the role of Chief Executive Officer to replace outgoing CEO Prady Iyyanki. Gaut will continue to serve as Chairman of the BoardGaut, a seasoned oil and gas industry executive, has served as a member of Forum’s Board of Directors since 2006 and as Chairman since 2010.

Warriors center Damian Jones tears pectoral muscle - by r_gorcey - December 2, 2018

As Golden State Warriors center Damian Jones went up for a rebound in the final seconds of the third quarter of a 111-102 loss in Detroit, his left hand got caught between the neck and shoulder of Pistons center Andre Drummond.Jones’s arm twisted and then hung limply as he trotted back up the court. He was taken out with 5.7 seconds to go.On Sunday…

Berhalter appointed U.S. men's national team coach

FILE PHOTO: Nov 11, 2018; Harrison, NJ, USA; Columbus Crew SC head coach Gregg Berhalter stands on the pitch prior to Crew SC's match against New York Red Bulls in the Eastern Conference semifinal at Red Bull Arena. Mandatory Credit: Geoff Burke-USA TODAY SportsMore(Reuters) - Gregg Berhalter will be the first U.S. World Cup player to coach the men's national team, U.S.

Pakistan launches first-ever multipurpose battle vehicles

Internews/KarachiPakistan has successfully launched the first-ever “multipurpose infantry fighting vehicle” which will increase the combat capability of its armed forces.“We have launched for the first time in the history a multipurpose infantry fighting vehicle (MIFV) named [after the venomous snake] VIPER,” a Heavy Industries…

Solari gains momentum as Madrid ride their luck against Valencia | Soccer

Taken at face value, Santiago Solaris Real Madrid project is going swimmingly. With a 2-0 win over Valencia in La Liga on Saturday, the coach has six wins from seven games in all competitions. The Argentine is balancing the ship which was sinking under Julen Lopetegui and the European champions have scored 19 goals during his reign, conceding just five.

Trump Admin OKs Underwater Seismic Blasts That Could Severely Hurt Marine Life

The Trump administration announced Friday that it approved requests from five companies to survey for oil and gas under the floor of the Atlantic Ocean using a process some scientists have warned is disastrous for marine life.The authorizations from the National Marine Fisheries Service allow companies to incidentally, but not intentionally…

Singapore to ban discharge of 'wash water' at top ship refueling port

SINGAPORE (Reuters) - Singapore’s Maritime Port Authority (MPA) said on Friday that it is banning with effect from Jan. 1, 2020, the discharge of “wash water” used in ships to scrub engine exhaust. The ban on so-called open-loop scrubbers in Singapore, home to the world’s top ship refueling or bunkering hub, is a potential…

Virgin Voyages to build epic new cruise ship terminal in Miami

Sir Richard Branson's cruise line Virgin Voyages is already making waves in the cruise industry with the first ships of its new fleet currently under construction. Now the company is once again upping the ante as it unveils plans to build a new, tropical themed terminal at PortMiami, from which its second ship will sail during winter 2021/2022.

Final Updates and Predictions for the 2018 Postseason Picture

Bowl Projections: Final Updates and Predictions for the 2018 Postseason PictureMoreThree months of speculation and debate come down to one final weekend, and while the College Football Playoff hopefuls get one last chance to make a good impression on the selection committee, a nation of bowl-eligible teams awaits the announcement of everyone elses postseason destination…

Proposed fuel tax a win for environment, taxpayers

Michael Savarese is a professor of marine science at Florida Gulf Coast University.(Photo: Special to The News-Press)The citizens of Florida Congressional District 19 should sincerely applaud Rep. Francis Rooney, R-Florida; Rep. Ted Deutch, D-Florida; Rep. Charlie Crist, R-Florida; Rep. John Delaney, D-Maryland; and Rep.

Port Of Vancouver USA Board Of Commissioners Approves 2019 Budget

The Port of Vancouver USA Board of Commissioners unanimously approved the ports tax levy and 2019 budget during the Nov. 27 regularly scheduled board meeting.The commission voted to hold the port levy steady for the seventh year in a row, meaning annual taxes on a $350,000 home the median price in Clark County will be approximately $85 in 2019.At $58.4 million…

What you should know about delayed veterans benefits

Dr. Mark Zaleski and Michael SchwabMiddle Tennessee State University Veterans and Military Family Center director, Dr. Hilary Miller on Monday, Nov. 26, 2018, in Murfreesboro, Tenn. Miller works with veteran students on the GI Bill who haven't received their benefits for months due to VA technical difficulties. (Photo:…

Virtual reality exhibit in Fort Lauderdale aims to 'protect...

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. - For those Riptide Music Festival goers who don't have the courage and the money to become a certified scuba diver, there will be a virtual reality underwater experience diving off Pompano Beach. Rob Wyre, the president of the Shipwreck Park Pompano Beach, a not-for-profit organization, said they…

CORE Transport Technologies Announces Major Upgrade of Its Bluetooth Air Cargo Tracking System

GUANGZHOU, China, Oct. 7, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- CORE Transport Technologies (CORE), announces the deployment of the latest upgrade to its COREInsight Bluetooth ® Tracking. This news is made on the eve of the annual global symposium "ULD CARE," held in Guangzhou, attended by numerous airlines leaders and suppliers from all over the world.

A Worm (and Nerdy) Conquest of the Deep

There are all kinds of reasons why Paulo Bonifácio and  Lénaïck Menot have nerd clout. There is, of course, the fact that they just described and named 17 new species of polychaete worm. That is 17 new species completely unknown to science. The work comes from the exploration of the Clarion-Clipperton Fracture Zone (CCFZ)…

Oil prices dip on swelling U.S. supply; OPEC output cuts loom

SINGAPORE (Reuters) - Oil prices slipped on Friday after the United States reported a 10th straight weekly gain in commercial crude reserves amid record output. FILE PHOTO: Oil tankers are stationed for re-filling at the storage station of a petroleum company in Mumbai February 2, 2010. REUTERS/Punit Paranjpe U.S. West…

KNOT Offshore Partners (KNOP) Q3 2018 Earnings Conference Call Transcript

Motley Fool Transcribing, The Motley Fool,Logo of jester cap with thought bubble with words 'Fool Transcripts' below itMoreImage source: The Motley Fool.KNOT Offshore Partners(NYSE: KNOP)Q3 2018 Earnings Conference CallNov. 27, 2018 12:00 p.m. ETContents:Prepared RemarksQuestions and AnswersCall ParticipantsPrepared Remarks:OperatorGood afternoon…