Saturday May 11
Barge gate at surge barrier opens, but not without incident
That was the verdict by the local flood protection authority this week after the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers completed the first open-close-open circuit of the now-infamous barge gate on the Lake Borgne Storm Surge Barrier at the Intracoastal Waterway.
Most actively traded companies on the TSX, TSX Venture Exchange markets
Surge Energy Inc. . Oil and gas. Down 12 cents, or 2.75 per cent, at $4.24 on 19.6 million shares.
Feds probe Shaw Lake Charles facility over allegations
Federal regulators are investigating whether workers at the Shaw Modular Solutions facility in Lake Charles, which supplies parts to nuclear plants, broke quality control rules and falsified records, according to regulatory filings.
The Miami Herald
Feds probe nuclear contractor over allegations
Federal authorities are investigating a factory that supplies parts to nuclear power plants under construction in the Southeast over allegations that employees broke quality control rules and falsified records.
Shaw Group was largest La. donor to Obama's 2nd inauguration
The former Shaw Group of Baton Rouge was the largest Louisiana donor to President Barack Obama 's second inauguration ceremony.
121 West Trade building listed for sale with CBRE
Another uptown office tower has hit the market: The 32-story 121 West Trade building, located at the intersection of Trade and Tryon streets, has been listed for sale with CBRE Group Inc.