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Container vessel fabricator ends contract with Plaquemines port

After almost six years working exclusively with the Plaquemines Port Harbor & Terminal District to develop a new intermodal container terminal on the Lower Mississippi River near West Pointe à la Hache, La., and...

Wind farms planned off Louisiana, Texas could power 3 million homes

The Gulf of Mexico’s first offshore wind farms will be developed off the coasts of Texas and Louisiana, the Biden administration announced last week, and together they’re projected to produce enough energy to power...

LSU researchers seek to reduce emissions associated with natural gas use

LSU chemical engineering faculty are researching ways to reduce greenhouse gas emissions when natural gas is used for energy and chemical production, according to an LSU announcement. The research, in coordination with engineers from Pennsylvania...

ExxonMobil, Chevron report unprecedented profits

Last week, ExxonMobil booked an unprecedented $17.85 billion profit for the second quarter and Chevron made a record $11.62 billion, reports the Associated Press.  The sky-high profits come one day after the U.K.’s Shell...

Calucem plans $35 million specialty cement facility for industrial, commercial use

Specialty cement manufacturer Calucem will enter the U.S. market by developing a $35 million manufacturing facility in eastern New Orleans, announces GNO Inc. Calucem, a subsidiary of Spain-based Cementos Molins, is the world’s second-largest...

Sasol deploys AI technology in Lake Charles to target emissions

Sasol Chemicals, a business unit of Sasol Ltd., has announced that it will deploy innovative AI-driven technology at its Lake Charles Chemical Complex to measure and monitor energy usage and emissions to identify opportunities...

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