Saturday, August 22, 2020
Waymon L Boyd Dredge Fire
Fire Incidents

Rescuers Recover Two Bodies In US Dredge Explosion

by Gary McWilliams (Reuters) – The bodies of two of four workers missing after a dredging vessel caught fire and sank in Corpus Christi, Texas, harbor were recovered on Saturday,...

August 22, 2020
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Friday, August 21, 2020
Corpus Christi Dredge Explosion
Fire Incidents

4 Missing After Dredge Hits A Pipeline And Explodes in Corpus Christi

(Reuters) – Four members of the dredging vessel Waymon L Boyd are missing after a fire and explosion near the Port of Corpus Christi, Texas, on Friday, causing the U.S....

August 21, 2020
Total Views: 97

Friday, April 10, 2020
Maritime News

Callan Marine Wins $98 Million Dredging Contract to Deepen Corpus Christi Ship Channel

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers has awarded a nearly $98 million dredging contract to Texas-based Callan Marine for the second phase of the Corpus Christi Ship Channel deepening and...

April 10, 2020
Total Views: 45

Monday, March 2, 2020
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Maritime News

Phillips 66 and Trafigura to Develop Deepwater Port Off Corpus Christi

Phillips 66 and Trafigura have formed a joint venture to develop an offshore deepwater port capable of fully loading Very Large Crude Carriers off the Port of Corpus Christi, Texas. ...

March 2, 2020
Total Views: 42

Friday, October 18, 2019
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Maritime News

Carlyle Bails on Corpus Christi VLCC Terminal

By Collin Eaton HOUSTON, Oct 18 (Reuters) – Carlyle Group said on Friday it had dropped out as a stakeholder in Lone Star Ports LLC, which proposed a $1 billion...

October 18, 2019
Total Views: 19

Tuesday, September 3, 2019
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Maritime News

Cheniere Announces the Substantial Completion of Train 2 at its Corpus Christi Liquefaction Project

Cheniere Energy has announced the substantial completion of the Train 2 at the Corpus Christ LNG liquefaction project. Substantial completion means that the project has been completed enough so that...

September 3, 2019
Total Views: 7

Thursday, May 30, 2019
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Maritime News

Dredging Kicks Off in Project to Expand Port of Corpus Christi Ship Channel

The Port of Corpus Christi is celebrating the start of dredging work in the project to expand the Corpus Christi Ship Channel to prepare the port for the anticipated increase...

May 30, 2019
Total Views: 15

Thursday, March 28, 2019
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Maritime News

Proposed $1 Billion Corpus Christi Oil Export Terminal Moves Forward

HOUSTON, March 28 (Reuters) – A proposed $1 billion deepwater oil-export project moved ahead on Thursday with U.S. private equity firm Carlyle Group agreeing to a 50-year lease on land...

March 28, 2019
Total Views: 10

Thursday, March 14, 2019
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Maritime News

Environmental Review Could Delay Gulf Coast’s First Deepwater Oil Export Project Up to 18 Months

By Collin Eaton HOUSTON, March 14 (Reuters) – A Carlyle Group $1 billion deepwater crude export project faces a delay of up to 18 months after regulators called for a...

March 14, 2019
Total Views: 4

Monday, March 11, 2019
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Maritime News

Occidental Emerges as Heavy Hitter in U.S. Oil Export Boom

By Devika Krishna Kumar and Florence Tan NEW YORK/HOUSTON, March 11 (Reuters) – Occidental Petroleum Corp has emerged as one of the biggest exporters of U.S. shale oil, rivaling large trading...

March 11, 2019
Total Views: 8

Monday, February 11, 2019
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Maritime News

Texas City Takes on Trading Giant in Testy Fight for Oil Exports

By Stephen Cunningham (Bloomberg) — Trafigura Group Ltd., the world’s third-largest independent oil trader, is fine as a customer. But the Port of Corpus Christi doesn’t want to see it...

February 11, 2019
Total Views: 5

Friday, January 4, 2019
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Maritime News

Milestone Dredging Contract Awarded in Corpus Christi Ship Channel Deepening Project

The first contract to begin dredging the Port of Corpus Christi ship channel to make room for fully-loaded supertankers has been awarded in what in seen as milestone moment for...

January 4, 2019
Total Views: 10

Friday, December 14, 2018
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Maritime News

Carlyle Group Names Manager for U.S. Crude Export Terminal in Corpus Christi

By Collin Eaton HOUSTON, Dec 14 (Reuters) – Lone Star Ports LLC will lead development and operation of a Carlyle Group-backed crude export terminal in Corpus Christi, Texas, that can...

December 14, 2018
Total Views: 9

Monday, October 29, 2018
Maritime News

Carlyle Group to Develop VLCC Oil Export Terminal at Port of Corpus Christi

Private equity firm The Carlyle Group announced Monday it has signed an exclusive agreement with the Port of Corpus Christi to develop a major crude oil export terminal that is...

October 29, 2018
Total Views: 5

Monday, July 30, 2018
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Maritime News

Port of Corpus Christi Bond Sale Raises $216.2 Million for Ship Channel Dredging Project

The Port of Corpus Christi has sold over $216 million in bonds to help finance the deepening and widening of the Corpus Christi Ship Channel. Currently at a depth of...

July 30, 2018
Total Views: 5

Wednesday, January 31, 2018
News

U.S. Energy CEOs Urge Trump to Fund Port of Corpus Christi Dredging

CEOs of six well-known American energy companies signed a letter addressed to President Donald Trump on Wednesday in support of the Corpus Christi Ship Channel Improvement Project (CIP). The CC...

January 31, 2018
Total Views: 8

Monday, June 26, 2017
us oil exports
News

The Booming Texas Port at the Center of U.S. Oil Exports

By Sheela Tobben and Laura Blewitt (Bloomberg) — Late last month, an oil tanker that measures three football fields long and six stories high moved slowly through the port of...

June 26, 2017
Total Views: 20

Tuesday, June 10, 2014
News

Cargo Ship Catches Fire at Corpus Christi

A general cargo ship has caught fire while moored at the Port of Corpus Christi, Texas, with the extent of the fire currently unknown.

June 10, 2014
Total Views: 21

Thursday, April 10, 2014
Maritime News

Eagle Ford Exports Spurs Corpus Christi Port Construction Boom

America’s newest energy hub just got a little busier.

April 10, 2014
Total Views: 0