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Laitram links with Southeastern to start internship program

Laitram, a global manufacturing company based in Harahan, has partnered with the engineering and industrial technology program at Southeastern Louisiana… Read More »

10/31/2013 | Read Story »

Industries confront Louisiana’s skilled labor gap

Turner Industries Group, a vendor in heavy industrial construction and vessel fabrication and other specialty services, estimates that over the… Read More »

10/30/2013 | Read Story »

New campaign calls for restoration projects that benefit environment and economy

BENTONVILLE, Ark. (Marketwired) – The Walton Family Foundation today announced a Gulf-wide effort to spotlight business support for restoration projects… Read More »

10/30/2013 | Read Story »

Industrial carbon company to move corporate headquarters to Covington area

An international industrial carbon company will relocate its corporate headquarters from Texas to St. Tammany Parish, a move that will… Read More »

10/30/2013 | Read Story »

Flood insurance rate delay is backed by broad coalition of politicians

WASHINGTON — Surveying the geographically diverse, bipartisan group of senators and House members promoting legislation Tuesday to delayflood insurance premium increases… Read More »

10/29/2013 | Read Story »

Restore Bayou St. John

Dredging at the mouth of Bayou St. John is nearly complete, with the sediment being used to anchor wetlands that… Read More »

10/28/2013 | Read Story »

Legislature takes testimony on flood insurance rates

Talking to state legislators Wednesday about skyrocketing flood insurance rates, St. Charles Parish President V. J. St. Pierre choked back… Read More »

10/24/2013 | Read Story »

La. lawmakers urge Congress to delay flood insurance rate increases

NEW ORLEANS — Louisiana lawmakers are turning up the volume in their opposition to expensive changes to the National Flood… Read More »

10/23/2013 | Read Story »