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Louisiana engineering firms bring home 13 excellence awards

Thirteen engineering projects performed by Louisiana-based engineering firms have been awarded 2019 Engineering Excellence Awards by the American Council of Engineering Companies of Louisiana. Forte...

Fast and furious: Meet seven Louisiana industrial firms that are among the quickest-growing in...

Success can come in various forms, but most of Louisiana’s fastest growing private companies share a common strength born out of adversity. A couple...

Heo takes the helm of Gulf Island Fabrication

Gulf Island Fabrication Inc. has new leadership. Richard Heo has been named president and CEO, replacing Kirk Meche, who annnounced in October he was retiring....

Dallas Cowboys owner eyes $1 billion deal for Louisiana shale assets

Dallas Cowboys owner Jerry Jones’ Comstock Resources is in talks to buy Chesapeake Energy Corp’s Haynesville shale assets in Louisiana, Reuters reports. A deal could...

New Orleans native takes top post at Houston’s Energy Corridor District

A New Orleans native is now at the helm of the Energy Corridor District, a management district in west Houston that's home to the...

Rock will head up Lake Area Industry Alliance

The Lake Area Industry Alliance has named Jim Rock as its new executive director following the Oct. 4 retirement of its inaugural director, Larry...
Jerry Lebold

A Q&A with Jerry Lebold, BASF senior vice president and general manager in Geismar

BASF announced in August it had appointed Jerry Lebold to serve as senior vice president and general manager for the company’s largest North American...

Jack Penley joins Brown & Root to boost engineering and construction operations

Former Fluor Corp. senior vice president of construction Jack Penley has joined Brown & Root Industrial Services as president of the company's Construction Group. Penley...
Port NOLA

Real estate developer named chair of Port NOLA Board of Commissioners

New Orleans businesswoman Tara Hernandez has been named chairwoman of the Port of New Orleans Board of Commissioners. She is president of New Orleans-based JCH...

DOJ suing Lane Grigsby and wife over ‘erroneous’ $750,000 tax refund

The U.S. Department of Justice is suing Cajun Industries founder and Chairman Emeritus Lane Grigsby and his wife for more than $750,000 for an...

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