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Port of Houston Authority
Photo Release -- Port of Houston Authority Now Fully Operational
HOUSTON, Sept. 19, 2008 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Port of Houston Authority facilities resumed normal operations at all terminals yesterday in the aftermath of Hurricane Ike. PHA was granted U.S. Coast Guard clearance for all of its facilities late Wednesday and employees reported back to work yesterday. To accommodate its customers, PHA will open its Barbours Cut, Bayport and Turning Basin terminals on Saturday, Sept. 20, from 8 a.m. until noon, and 1 p.m. until 5 p.m.
Roofing-Directory Teams Up With Contractor Resource to Take On California Roofs
BALTIMORE, Sept. 19, 2008 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- With California's rainy months coming up quite quickly, home and business owners want to ensure their investment will be protected from the water damage Mother Nature so often graces unprotected homes with. That's why online roofing resource and roofing contractor referral service Roofing-Directory has teamed up with home improvement information provider, CalFinder, to broaden their reach throughout the entire State of California (CA).
Alta Mesa Holdings, LP
Meridian Resource Provides Update On Operations Affected by Hurricanes Gustav and Ike
HOUSTON, Sept. 19, 2008 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The Meridian Resource Corporation (NYSE:TMR) reported today the status of its oil and gas operations affected by Hurricane's Gustav and Ike. Crews working on the drilling rigs and various production facilities in the Company's operating areas of South Louisiana and East Texas were safely evacuated prior to the arrival of the hurricanes. The rigs utilized by the Company in the Weeks Island area of south-central Louisiana and East Texas were either laid down or mobilized to safe areas out of the anticipated path of the hurricanes for the duration of the storms. Each rig has since been placed back into operations.