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Contract awarded for Mon River Locks and Dam 3 removal

Observer-Reporter 07 Sep 2023
The work involves a controlled removal of the locks and dam to equalize the upstream and downstream river levels. Corps of Engineers contractors will remove the locks and dam concrete debris and repurpose it to stabilize the facility’s land wall and dam abutment, which will remain in place.

Marathon Gold Provides Progress Report on Major Earthworks at Valentine Gold Project

Enid News & Eagle 07 Sep 2023
The upstream face of the dam will be lined with a geomembrane which is anchored into low-permeability foundation till, and which will extend approximately 100m upstream of the dam toe. The TMF is being constructed by the Project’s principal earthworks contractor JCL (Investments Inc.) of Cornerbrook, Newfoundland and Labrador.

6,000 tons of sand being removed from major Macomb County sewer pipe

Macomb Daily 30 Aug 2023
To remove the sand, sewage is temporarily held back upstream several times each week to allow for sufficient space inside the pipe for the construction contractor to drive a bulldozer-like rig – known as a “skid-steer” — with a curved blade inside the pipe and scoop the black, sandy debris from the pipe and into large bucket, officials said.

Chinese state giant scales up reserves in deep tight-gas field

Upstream Online 21 Aug 2023
The state-controlled energy company reported earlier in July that it increased its gas production in the first half of this year ... Read more. China moving towards green hydrogen production in northern region Sinopec scales up natural gas production China OKs major solar-to-hydrogen project, contractor selected. Upstream is part of DN Media Group ... .

New Washington law applies limitations to retainage on private construction projects | Opinion

DJC Oregon 18 Aug 2023
Jay Inslee signed into law Senate Bill (SB) 5528, which limits the percentage of retainage withheld from contractors on private construction projects in Washington ... The second section of the approved law creates an opportunity for contractors or subcontractors to tender to the upstream owner or contractor a retainage bond in lieu of retainage.

Oil and gas contracts regained value momentum in Q2 2023

Offshore Technology 11 Aug 2023
Further details of can be found in GlobalData’s new report, Oil and Gas Industry Contracts Analytics by Region, Sector (Upstream, Midstream and Downstream), Planned and Awarded Contracts and Top Contractors, Q2 2023 ... Planned and Awarded Contracts and Top Contractors, Q2 2023.

Site C contractor fined $1.1 million for illegal dumping

Castanet 03 Aug 2023
An upstream view of the Site C dam construction site, June 2021. Site C contractor Peace River Hydro Partners will pay a $1.1 million fine after pleading guilty in Fort St ... drainage, with the contractor deciding to release a mix of treated and untreated drainage into the river.

Rig boom: Saudi Aramco awards multiple drilling contracts worth $800 million

Upstream Online 01 Aug 2023
While the drilling contractor did not name the unconventional asset being targeted by Aramco, Upstream understands that the newly hired rigs will likely to be deployed on the giant Jafurah gas development.Article continues below the advert ... Upstream earlier reported that Sinopec ...