Bean takes a technological leap with new dredge vessel

Darce, Keith
March 1996
New Orleans CityBusiness (1994 to 2008);3/4/96, Vol. 16 Issue 35, p6
Features Bean Dredging Corp.'s new dredge vessel named, Meridian. Standard equipment; Dredging projects; Computer system.


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