Great Lakes Dredge & Dock Company Receives Private Sector Supply Chain Advancement Award

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Great Lakes Dredge & Dock Company received the prestigious Supply Chain Advancement Award in the private sector for building the first U.S.-flagged subsea rock installation vessel at the Ventus Gala in Washington, DC, in November.

“Great Lakes Dredge & Dock did what great businesses do – they saw a market opportunity and positioned themselves to take advantage of it,” said Liz Burdock, CEO of the Business Network for Offshore Wind that hosted the event. “Thanks to their bold action, the U.S. offshore wind industry is stronger, projects will be completed on-time, and good-paying jobs will be created.”

The Business Network for Offshore Wind is a nonprofit, educational organization with a mission to develop the offshore wind renewable energy industry and its supply chain. The Ventus Awards are the organization's highest level of professional recognition, celebrating the trailblazing people, companies, organizations, and work worldwide ushering in the global adoption of offshore wind energy. This award shines a spotlight on those who are making a difference in the world through their talent, drive, and commitment to advancing the offshore wind industry and improving the environment.