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Morgan City,

city (1990 pop. 14,531), St. Mary parish, S La., a fishing port on the Atchafalaya River (connected to the Intracoastal WaterwayIntracoastal Waterway,
c.3,000 mi (4,827 km) long, partly natural, partly artificial, providing sheltered passage for commercial and leisure boats along the U.S. Atlantic coast from Boston, Mass. to Key West, S Fla., and along the Gulf of Mexico coast from Apalachee Bay, NW Fla.
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); inc. 1860 as Brasher, renamed 1876. The city is headquarters for offshore petroleum drilling and has oil and gas wells. Also in Morgan City are shipyards, a large shrimp fleet, an oyster industry, and alligator farms. Barges, propeller shafts, crewboats, and yachts are manufactured. The Louisiana Shrimp and Petroleum Festival is held in the city.
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Back in Morgan City Wednesday, Harry Ribardi, a shrimper, was still waiting on the check BP promised to make up for his losses last year.
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The initiative, formed three years ago in the Louisiana communities of Morgan City, Berwick, and Patterson, encourages local parishes to include themes of environmental justice and stewardship in their worship services as well as to tackle hands-on projects, such as the storm-drain stenciling.
McDermott's Morgan City fabrication facility in Louisiana will perform all construction engineering, procurement, fabrication and onshore mechanical completion of the deck.
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The award of the fabrication work for BHP is excellent news for our Morgan City fabrication facility," said Bob Deason, President and Chief Executive Officer of J.
Project Location: Morgan City, Louisiana, United States
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This milestone agreement enables Morgan City, LA-based Allen's to offer its subscribers the "Triple Play" of bundled cable TV, Internet and voice services.
Hotel developer based in Louisiana has appointed Lincoln Builders of Ruston to design and construct a new Holiday Inn Express property in Morgan City.
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