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Conn. maritime industry seeks harbor dredging

Apr 25th, 2011 | By

HARTFORD, Conn.—Traffic at Connecticut’s three deep-water ports has been declining due to the weak economy and harbor-clogging sediment that the maritime industry says is driving away the largest ships. William Gash, executive director of the Connecticut Maritime Coalition Inc., a trade group, says Providence and other nearby ports are luring business from shippers who see

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