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‘Victory’ review: put pep in your step with this cute cheerleading romp

NME 17 Jul 2024
It’s 1999, and held-back high schooler Pil-sun (Lee Hye-ri) is a provincial girl whose big city dreams consist of being a back-up dancer in Seoul’s burgeoning K-pop industry ... that Pil-sun is played by a former K-pop idol is no small credit.
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Volunteers Requesting Help to Save World War II-Era Liberty Ship SS John W. Brown

War History Online 05 Jul 2024
The SS John W ... Photo Credit ... Named for labor union leader John W ... John W ... Jerry Jackson / Baltimore Sun / Tribune News Service / Getty Images ... “We’re all here because we like history, and we want to honor shipbuilding,” Sterne told The Baltimore Sun ... ....
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Surge in shipyard deaths sparks urgent calls for action

Korea Times 17 May 2024
“In addition, we will carry out a thorough inspection of shipbuilders on May 22.” ... One of the two workers who died from an explosion at Dae Sun Shipbuilding & Engineering on May 13 was a Vietnamese national.
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Sasakawa keeping China-Japan military lines open

Asiatimes 17 May 2024
He was on good terms with Chiang Kai-shek, Syngman Rhee and the Reverend Sun Myung Moon, founder of the Unification Church. In 1962, the Japan Shipbuilding Industry Foundation was established and given ...
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China opposes trade probe launched by U.S.

ECNS 19 Apr 2024
government to enhance policy support and subsidies for its domestic maritime and shipbuilding industries, said Sun Lei, a trade lawyer at Beijing Dacheng Law Offices, adding that the investigation is expected to last approximately one year.
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East Coast's Biggest Crane Barge Hoists Giant Piece of Baltimore Bridge

The Maritime Executive 15 Apr 2024
For the first time, contractors for the U.S ... The barge, the Chesapeake 1000, is operated by Donjon Marine and was originally built for in-yard operations at Sun Shipbuilding in the 1970s ... Images courtesy USACE ... Courtesy USCG ... Courtesy USACE ... ....
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Massive cranes on ‘standby’ at Key Bridge collapse have storied pasts

The Virginian-Pilot 04 Apr 2024
Originally, it was called the Sun 800, notable for playing a role in a CIA mission called “Project Azorian,” said Gene Schorsch, who oversaw the creation of the Sun 800 at Sun Shipbuilding & Drydock Co., where he held many titles over the years.
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Mohawk Valley hears about the end of the Civil War: This week in history

Times Telegram 04 Apr 2024
1865, 159 years ago. Surrender. News of the surrender of Confederate Gen. Robert E. Lee to Union Army Gen ... Ann H. Whyte breaks a bottle of champagne over the bow of the ship and thanks officials of the Sun Shipbuilding Company for honoring her hometown ... St.
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2 cranes on ‘standby’ at Key Bridge collapse have storied pasts

The Virginian-Pilot 03 Apr 2024
Originally, it was called the Sun 800, notable for playing a role in a CIA mission called “Project Azorian,” said Gene Schorsch, who oversaw the creation of the Sun 800 at Sun Shipbuilding & Drydock Co., where he held many titles over the years.
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What do a top-secret CIA mission and the Maryland bridge wreck have in common? Well, ...

Newsday 03 Apr 2024
“The Sun 800 was built specifically to help us on the construction of the Hughes Glomar Explorer," said Gene Schorsch, who was then chief of hull design for Sun Shipbuilding and Drydock Co.
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Massive cranes on ‘standby’ at Baltimore bridge collapse have storied pasts

Daily Press 03 Apr 2024
Originally, it was called the Sun 800, notable for playing a role in a CIA mission called “Project Azorian,” said Gene Schorsch, who oversaw the creation of the Sun 800 at Sun Shipbuilding & Drydock Co., where he held many titles over the years.
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Massive cranes contracted by Navy on ‘standby’ at Baltimore bridge collapse have storied pasts

Stars and Stripes 03 Apr 2024
Originally, it was called the Sun 800, notable for playing a role in a CIA mission called “Project Azorian,” said Gene Schorsch, who oversaw the creation of the Sun 800 at Sun Shipbuilding & Drydock Co., where he held many titles over the years.
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What do a top-secret CIA mission and the Maryland bridge wreck have in common? Well, the same crane

Stars and Stripes 03 Apr 2024
“The Sun 800 was built specifically to help us on the construction of the Hughes Glomar Explorer,” said Gene Schorsch, who was then chief of hull design for Sun Shipbuilding and Drydock Co ... Inc., bought the Sun 800 in 1993.
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The Biggest Crane Barge on the Baltimore Bridge Project Has a CIA Past

The Maritime Executive 01 Apr 2024
The venerable crane barge was built at Sun Shipbuilding ... After the project, Sun Shipbuilding kept the Sun 800 on hand for other yard work, as well as marine construction and civil engineering projects.

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