Hunting permits up, but not linked to illegal harvesting spike

The number of hunting permits issued by Environment and Natural Resources has increased compared to last year, but a department spokesperson says they don’t believe the higher number of people hunting is linked to an increase in illegal caribou harvesting. In March, Environment and Natural Resources Minister Shane Thompson said...
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Black bear spotted in Ndilo killed by ENR officers

The black bear spotted in Ndilo on Thursday has been put down by Environment and Natural Resources Officers. The bear was found near the park on Otto Drive by ENR officers during their patrol. “This was necessary to protect public safety as the bear had encroached on a number of...
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$760M Levee Project Breaks Ground in Southeast Louisiana After 50-Year Wait

It’s taken over five decades, a fast-tracking of federal funds and over two years of surveying, acquiring and clearing land, but on July 26, federal, state and local officials finally broke ground on a levee project along the western shores of Lake Pontchartrain designed to provide hurricane and storm protection to a three-parish area where 60,000 people have little to no defenses in place.
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NAVFAC Elevates Rear Adm. Lore Aguayo to Lead Major Command

Rear Adm. Lore Aguayo is elevated to commander of the U.S. Naval Facilities Engineering Systems Command Atlantic region based in Norfolk, Va. F. Formerly NAVFAC chief of staff in Washington, DC, Aguayo also now is U.S. Fleet Forces Civil Engineer. She also had been NAVFAC commanding officer in Naples, Italy, and led its naval construction regiment in Gulfport, Miss. She holds an MS degree in civil engineering from Stanford University.
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Senate Reviews Cybersecurity Threats to US Water Systems

Officials and water sector professionals warned of ongoing cybersecurity vulnerabilities in the nation’s water and wastewater utility infrastructure at a Senate hearing on escalating cyber attacks against U.S. utilities and water-management organizations. “I believe that the next Pearl Harbor, the next 9/11 will be cyber, and we are facing a...
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Mainstream, Siemens jointly competing in ScotWind Leasing round

July 30 (Renewables Now) - Ireland-based Mainstream Renewable Power and Siemens Financial Services (SFS) have jointly bid in the ongoing ScotWind leasing process for offshore wind acreage in Scottish waters. The duo said on Friday it will collaborate with technology suppliers Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy (BME:SGRE) and Siemens Energy (ETR:ENR)...
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Matías Enríque Rosado, 19, Addison County summer resident

WAXHAW, N.C. — Matías Enríque Rosado of Waxhaw, N.C., passed away on Saturday, July 17, 2021. He was 19 years old. Matías was born in Boston, Mass., on Dec. 8, 2001, to loving parents, Rafael and Rachel Rosado. He graduated from Marvin Ridge High School in 2020 and had just finished his first year at The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Matías was a quiet, thoughtful, kind and gentle soul, except when he laced up his skates. He played hockey from the age of seven and it was a passion that created lasting friendships. Matías had equal passion for the Bruins, Patriots and Red Sox, and found his greatest happiness on the beach at Weekapaug, R.I., and during endless summers in Vermont with family. Those who knew Matías best were fortunate to experience his incredible sense of humor and generous smile.
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Energizer Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:ENR) Shares Acquired by California State Teachers Retirement System

California State Teachers Retirement System lifted its stake in shares of Energizer Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:ENR) by 8.5% during the 1st quarter, according to the company in its most recent filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The firm owned 124,519 shares of the company’s stock after acquiring an additional 9,783 shares during the period. California State Teachers Retirement System’s holdings in Energizer were worth $5,910,000 as of its most recent filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission.
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Agreement Reached on Bipartisan $550B Infrastructure Package

After lengthy up-and-down negotiations, a bipartisan group of Senators has reached agreement on elements of a wide-ranging infrastructure bill that would provide about $550 billion in additional funds on top of existing spending, divided among major categories. Construction, engineering and other industry groups hailed the news of the deal, which...

Langan Named Top 200 Environmental Firm by ENR

Langan ranked at #76 on ENR’s Top 200 Environmental Firms for 2021. The list ranked firms based on the percentage of 2020 gross revenue reported from environmental services. Over the past year, Langan experienced a sizeable increase in its work to support e-Commerce developments, often located in contaminated industrial and manufacturing areas, and battery storage projects due to the sudden need to work from home.
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Sundt Ranks No. 5 on ENR’s Top Southwest Contractors List

TUCSON, Ariz - Sundt Construction, Inc., ranked No. 5 on Engineering News Record's (ENR) 2021 Top Southwest Contractors list. ENR, the construction industry's principal trade publication, generates its regional list based on the prior year's construction revenue. Sundt has consistently ranked in the top five of ENR Southwest's Top Contractors.
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Longstanding Expansion Joint Issues Plague Louisville Bridge

Expansion joints on the John F. Kennedy Memorial Bridge in Louisville, Ky., are again under scrutiny as a particularly problematic location awaits repairs. Motorists on the nearly 60-year-old, 2,500-ft-long cantilever bridge across the Ohio River complained about noise and unusual motion at a finger expansion joint located near the Kentucky-Indiana border. After a Kentucky Transportation Cabinet (KYTC) inspection found multiple 17-in bolts at the joint to be loose, damaged or missing, the agency closed the bridge’s three southbound lanes in early June to prevent further damage. KYTC is awaiting delivery of replacement high-strength, pre-tension steel bolts, which the agency says have been delayed by industry-wide supply issues.

Energizer Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:ENR) Receives $52.80 Consensus PT from Analysts

Shares of Energizer Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:ENR) have been assigned an average recommendation of “Buy” from the eleven ratings firms that are currently covering the company, Marketbeat.com reports. Three investment analysts have rated the stock with a hold recommendation and seven have assigned a buy recommendation to the company. The average 1-year price objective among brokers that have covered the stock in the last year is $52.80.

Ducci Electrical Diversification & Heart of Its Growth

Over the course of its storied and successful history, Ducci Electrical Contractors has always looked to diversification to propel growth. Since its founding in 1949, Ducci Electrical has looked to new and emerging industries to identify opportunities to expand the business. That forward-looking approach has made Ducci Electrical Contractors one...
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Seven Fields company ranks 27th in its field

Harsco Environmental, which has a branch in Seven Fields, has been listed as a top environmental firm for the second year in a row. A news release from the Camp Hill-based material processing and environmental services company said that Engineering News-Record rated Harsco as its No. 27 environmental firm for 2021.

ISG : Welcomes Division I Collegiate Hockey Coach into Firm

Firm Focuses Growth on Sports and Recreation with Addition of Minnesota State University, Mankato Men’s Hockey Coach Darren Blue. ISG welcomes Darren Blue, from Minnesota State University, Mankato’s Men’s Hockey, as one of its newest employee-owners. Blue will be joining the firm as a Development Strategist with the Sports + Recreation business unit, bringing a variety of sports experience from high school, semi-professional, and collegiate levels. His years both on the ice and at the bench as a coach, in multiple sports arenas, give the firm a look into the needs and desires of spectators, athletes, and staff alike.