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ABCSAdvanced Boiler Control Services

Indiana based company that specializes in steam plant operations. ABCS career’s focus around installation, start-up, and repair of boiler systems. boiler-controls.com/

AESSEALAESSEAL, Inc.

A USA and UK located company that manufactures mechanical seals used in various industries. AESSEAL provides services such as on-site surveys, installations, and maintenance. www.aesseal.com/en

Aker Philadelphia ShipyardAker Philadelphia Shipyard

Steve Matz Aker Philadelphia Shipyard (“APSI”) is a leading U.S. commercial shipyard constructing vessels for operation in the U.S. Jones Act market. It possesses a state-of-the-art shipbuilding facility and has earned a reputation as the preferred provider of oceangoing merchant vessels. www.akerphiladelphia.com

AmerescoAmeresco

Ameresco helps organizations meet energy saving and energy management challenges with an integrated comprehensive approach to energy efficiency and renewable energy. Drawing from decades of experience, Ameresco develops tailored energy management projects for its customers in the commercial, industrial, local, state and federal government, K-12 education, higher education, healthcare and public housing sectors. www.ameresco.com

absAmerican Bureau of Shipping – ABS

Jen Williford From its foundation in 1862, promoting maritime safety has been the core commitment of the American Bureau of Shipping (ABS).  Today, we strive to be the most efficient provider of marine and offshore classification services.  We are achieving that goal through the innovative thinking, enthusiasm and professionalism of our staff.  At ABS, setting standards of excellence in marine and offshore classification is more than a motto - it is the way we conduct business. www.eagle.org

american cruise linesAmerican Cruise Lines

Joe Pascarella Michael Dunn ‘12 American Cruise Lines provides guests an extraordinary river cruising experience while exploring the historic waterways of the United States. Cruise in comfort aboard our modern fleet of river boats and paddlewheelers. Enjoy luxurious accommodations, exceptional cuisine, and personalized service on every cruise. www.americancruiselines.com

american maritime officersAmerican Maritime Officers- AMO

Danny Shea AMO is the largest U.S. union of merchant marine officers. AMO members work aboard commercial, military sealift and government vessels in domestic and international deep-sea trades and missions, on the Great Lakes and in U.S. inland waterways and harbors. AMO also holds a unique and expanding presence in the international LNG and energy transportation trades. www.amo-union.org

american plant maintenanceAmerican Plant Maintenance

Greg Foote ’05 Darrin Dionne ‘14 American Plant Maintenance (APM) is a solid team with the experience, equipment and know-how to provide consistent, annual steam trap service identifying failed or misapplied steam traps and affecting the repairs. Any deficient traps can result in increased energy costs, operational issues or process control problems. www.apmnortheast.com

american-steamship-companyAmerican Steamship Company

Maureen Johnson Throughout our history, American Steamship Company (“ASC”) has been a pioneer in Great Lakes vessel transportation. Founded in Buffalo, New York in 1907, ASC has witnessed and responded to dramatic changes in Great Lakes shipping and the industries it serves, many times leading the way with innovative solutions that have had a positive impact on Lakes shipping throughout the years. www.americansteamship.com

AndrieAndrie Inc.

Jeff Musselman From the Great Lakes to the Illinois and Mississippi river systems, Andrie is the Midwest’s premiere marine transportation company. Andrie prides itself on our knowledge of the industry, experience on the water, our highly qualified people, and superior specialized equipment. Andrie’s multifaceted vessels lead the Great Lakes in quality, performance and delivery. www.andrie.com

arctic storm management groupArctic Storm Management Group

Tauni Ness Tim Stordahl Arctic Storm Management Group, LLC operates two catcher processor vessels. Our vessels operate on the groundfish resources of the North Pacific Ocean - the most abundant and healthy groundfish stocks in the world.  These federally managed fishery resources are husbanded in a precautionary manner, ensuring a solid and thriving base for our expanding fishing and processing operations. www.arcticstorm.com

athena healthathenahealth

Carrie Murphy Katie Glessner athenahealth is a leading provider of cloud-based services for electronic health records (HER), revenue cycle management and medical billing, patient engagement, care coordination, and population health management, as well as Epocrates and other point-of-care mobile apps. We connect care and drive meaningful, measurable results for more than 55,000 health care providers in medical practices and health systems nationwide. www.athenahealth.com

bluewater energyBluewater Energy

Bret Bernhardt ’84 Kris Larouche ‘96 Bluewater Energy was established by a group of seasoned energy professionals in response to a growing need within the energy industry for a cost effective, safety minded, reliable service group. High quality standards and broad domestic and international experience allow Bluewater to provide a wide spectrum of services to the global energy industry. www.bluewaterenergysolutions.com

Boothbay Sea & Science Center.jpgBoothbay Sea & Science Center

Pauline Dion Edward Roberts The Boothbay Sea and Science Center (BSSC), launched in 2013, is a non-profit 501 (c) (3) charitable organization with the mission of inspiring individuals to strengthen themselves and their community through the enjoyment of the sea. www.boothbayseaandsciencecenter.org

Brookfield Renewable EnergyBrookfield Renewable Energy

Carolyn Burns Brookfield Renewable Energy Partners operates one of the largest publicly-traded, pure-play renewable power platforms globally. Diversified across 75 river systems and 14 power markets in North America, Latin America and Europe, its portfolio is primarily hydroelectric and totals more than 7,000 megawatts of installed capacity. www.brookfieldrenewable.com

Burlington ElectricBurlington Electric

BED is Vermont’s largest municipally owned electric utility serving more than 19,600 customers. One of the world’s largest wood-burning generating plant. BED also owns and operates the Winooski One hydro facility, a gas turbine, and two solar installations. www.burlingtonelectric.com

canaveral PortCanaveral Port Authority

Port Canaveral is a customer-friendly gateway to major consumer markets and leisure destinations. Located in Florida, we offer cruise lines, cargo lines and shippers, businesses and vacationers the capabilities of a first-class deepwater port with the benefits of an uncongested setting and relaxed attitude. www.portcanaveral.com

carnival cruise linesCarnival Cruise Lines

Vanessa Izadi For over 40 years, Carnival has strived to provide a comfortable, "Fun" working environment for its employees and has created a number of forward-thinking programs that offer unique opportunities for professional and personal growth. www.carnival.com/careers

CCA Combustion SystemsCCA Combustion Systems

Nathan Schindler Ariele Fowler ‘11 CCA is a global provider of combustion control technologies to reduce NOx, particulate matter (PM), unburned carbon and CO emissions at various types of combustion facilities including utility power plants, paper and pulp mills, chemical plants, oil refineries, ethanol plants, marine vessels, and diesel engines.  CCA specializes in supplying in-furnace and post-combustion emission control technologies. www.cca-inc.net

cianbroCianbro

Jennifer Robbins Haley Hunt Griffin ‘15 Cianbro is an employee owned company and a leading health and safety innovator providing construction and service solutions to clients throughout North America. With the ability to self-perform all aspects of heavy industrial and civil construction projects, Cianbro also provides steel and pipe fabrication, modularized construction and construction management services. www.cianbro.com

coastal transporationCoastal Transportation

Beth St. Pierre Coastal Transportation understands the value in capably serving the communities of Western Alaska and the Aleutian Islands through fast, efficient and reliable cargo transportation. It has been doing so for 25 years.  Coastal operates six vessels with scheduled year-round sailings. Its cargo vessels average 260 feet in length, with hold capacities averaging 100,000 cubic feet. All vessels are self-sustaining and 100 percent palletized, enabling a level of speed and flexibility unique to the region. www.coastaltransportation.com

compounding SolutionsCompounding Solutions

Compounding Solutions is committed to manufacturing specialty plastics compounds and concentrates of the highest quality. Our compounds and concentrates will satisfy the strict requirements of the medical device industry. compoundingsolutions.net/#

crowley maritime corporationCrowley Maritime Corporation

Jenny Terpenning We are a diverse worldwide marine transportation and logistics services company. Over the past 118 years we have helped many of our customers achieve extraordinary success. This is due in large part to our employees, who are widely regarded as among the most knowledgeable, helpful and innovative in the industries we serve. www.crowley.com

Dann MarineDann Marine

Dann Marine Towing, a family owned and operated tugboat company, manages a fleet of 21 ocean going tugboats and inland push boats. The fleet operates on the US East Coast, Gulf of Mexico, Caribbean, and South America, as well as on the Great Lakes. www.dannmarine.com

dunlap towingDunlap Towing

Erik Hansen Jack Sanford Dunlap Towing Company is a marine towing contractor providing general towing services to the maritime industry. Our service areas include the Puget Sound and lower British Columbia and coastwise from California to Alaska, as well as offshore. We have served the forest products industry for over eighty years and for the last thirty years have provided reliable tug and barge service towing general freight barges to Alaska and Hawaii. www.dunlaptowing.com

Eastcoast SeafoodEast Coast Seafood

Offering several state-of-the-art lobster facilities in Connecticut and Maine, United States, and New Brunswick, Canada, the company’s operations are located “close to the source” of the world’s best fishing grounds. www.eastcoastseafood.com

eastern maine healthcare system.jpgEastern Maine Healthcare System

EMHS partners with individuals and communities to improve health and well-being by providing high quality, cost effective services. www.emhs.org

ENPRO-TMC EnvironmentalENPRO/TMC Environmental

ENPRO is a customer-focused environmental services company that specializes in the remediation and management of oil and hazardous materials. Since 1983, we’ve provided clients throughout the Greater Northeast with cost-effective solutions to a wide range of environmental concerns. We execute timely response measures on large- and small-scale projects in full compliance with all regulatory requirements. enpro.com

enscoENSCO

Nathan Wick Karoline Bowen Jared Woods ‘13 Ensco brings energy to the world as a global provider of offshore drilling services to the petroleum industry. For 25 years, we have focused on operating safely and exceeding customer expectations. Operating one of the world’s newest ultra-deepwater fleets and largest fleets of active premium jackups, we have a major presence in the most strategic offshore basins across six continents. www.ensco.com

exelon generationExelon Generation

Thomas Tanguay Exelon Generation is one of the nation's leading competitive power generators, with owned generating assets totaling more than 32,000 megawatts. With strong positions in the Midwest, Mid-Atlantic and Texas, Exelon is the largest owner and operator of nuclear plants in the United States and maintains a growing renewable energy development business headquartered in Baltimore. www.exeloncorp.com

Evergreen packagingevergreen packaging

A globalized company working towards providing all paper, cardboard, and packaging need. Evergreen Packaging provides opportunities for plant management, plant maintenance, and business management. evergreenpackaging.com

Fincantieri Marine GroupFincantieri Marine Group

Bill Behme Cheryl Arnott Fincantieri Marine Group is the U.S. subsidiary of Italian enterprise Fincantieri, one of the world’s largest shipbuilders, employing 20,000 shipbuilding professionals in 21 shipyards on four different continents. Fincantieri has a rich history dating back more than 230 years and a track record of building more than 7,000 ships. www.fincantierimarinegroup.com

Flagship ManagementFlagship Management

Craig Johnson '91 Mike Stuart Our Principals have been the Maritime Industry’s leaders in executive recruitment since 2006.  Flagship Management, LLC is a professional services firm, which provides strategic consulting services across a variety of disciplines in the maritime industry.  Our Principals and Associates are all maritime academy graduates who have industry experience at sea and ashore. www.flagshipmgt.com

Foss Maritime CompanyFoss Maritime Company

Terry Rubin Beth Smith ‘04 Based in Seattle, Foss Maritime Company offers a complete range of maritime transportation and logistics services.  For more than a century, Foss has set the standard for marine transportation with leading edge technology, engineering, and shipbuilding.  The company employs approximately 1000 people throughout the United States, who provide harbor services and transportation operations in all major U.S. ports. www.foss.com

f.w.webbF.W.Webb

Nick Pelletier ’02 Daryl Schoelkopf Patrick Zrioka ’87 F.W. Webb Company is the Northeast's largest distributor of critical products that help people build, maintain, repair, and operate homes and facilities. Since 1866, professionals in the residential, commercial, industrial and institutional fields have depended on us. F.W. Webb Company provides the solutions you need to succeed today and grow tomorrow. www.fwwebb.com

G&H TowingG & H Towing Company

G & H Towing Company is one of the oldest and most progressive towing companies on the Texas Gulf Coast. We operate an outstanding fleet of over 30 harbor tugs with state-of-the-art equipment. www.gandhtowing.com/

General Dynamics, Bath Iron Works General Dynamics, Bath Iron Works

Bath Iron Works for you by delivering the right ships to the US Navy, at the right price, and providing superior support to the fleet. We’re tireless in the pursuit of efficiency and value. Part of General Dynamics Marine Systems, Bath Iron Works is a full service shipyard specializing in the design, building and support of complex surface combatants for the U.S. Navy. BIW's 120+ year history reflects a continuous pattern of innovation, new technology and process improvements. www.gdbiw.com

General Dynamics, Electric BoatGeneral Dynamics, Electric Boat

Jon Carr Mark Sugar '80 With more than a century of experience, Electric Boat has established standards of excellence in the design, construction and lifecycle support of submarines for the U.S. Navy. Primary operations are the shipyard in Groton, CT, and the automated hull-fabrication and outfitting facility in Quonset Point, RI, with a current workforce of 10,500 employees. www.gdeb.com

NASSCOGeneral Dynamics, NASSCO

General Dynamics NASSCO has been designing, building, and repairing ships since 1960. Today, the company conducts work in four ports in the United States and around the world. nassco.com

FieldCoreGE Fieldcore

Driven by the core values of safety, integrity and quality, FieldCore is an all new GE Company focused on delivering field service excellence. FieldCore is world-class execution. www.fieldcore.com

Genesis EnergyGenesis Energy

Mandy Michael Lucas Thompson Genesis Energy is a midstream energy master limited partnership headquartered in Houston, Texas, with a diverse portfolio of customers, operations and assets, including refinery-related plants, pipelines, storage tanks and terminals, marine operations, and trucks and truck terminals. We give highly specialized customer attention focused on the midstream segment of the oil and gas industry, pulp and paper mills, mining operations and other industries. www.genesisenergy.com

glacier fishGlacier Fish

Cyndy Thompson Velojorn Antonsen Glacier Fish Company is dedicated to producing the highest quality frozen-at-sea groundfish products in the world. We accomplish our mission with a day-in-and-day-out commitment to quality, consistent attention to detail, and an on-going concern for the stability and health of the North Pacific fishery resource. Whether you are a long-time customer or trying us for the first time, we believe you will see our commitment in the entire line of GlacierFreeze products. www.glacierfish.com

Grand River NavigationGrand River Navigation

Michael Taetsch Grand River Navigation began operating in 2000, leasing a barge and purchasing a tug, which was time chartered to Lower Lakes Transportation Company, a subsidiary of Lower Lakes Towing Ltd. The Company has grown from its infancy to become part of one of the largest marine transportation service providers operating on the Great Lakes today. www.grnavigation.com

Great Lakes DedgeGreat Lakes Dredge and Dock Company

Great Lakes Dredge & Dock Company provides marine dredging and engineering services that help shape the environment as well as provide transportation resources of communities across the world, including America’s largest cities and busiest ports. www.gldd.com

Hannaford Supermarkets-Delhaize AmericaHannaford Supermarkets/Delhaize America

Stephen Crouchley Samantha Pease ‘13 Hannaford Supermarkets, based in Scarborough, Maine, operates 173 stores and employs more than 27,000 associates in Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, New York and Vermont. Our stores offer good prices and value; top-quality fresh foods supported by daily deliveries; and friendly, efficient service. www.hannaford.com

Harley MarineHarley Marine Services

As a result of our strategic focus on safety, environmental protection, and customer service, Harley Marine continues to be one of the fastest growing marine transportation businesses and leading providers of marine transportation services. www.harleymarine.com/

Hartford BoilerHartford Steam Boiler

Hartford Steam Boiler (HSB) sets the standard in equipment breakdown insurance, which was formerly called boiler & machinery insurance. We offer first-class inspection services, loss reduction and engineering-based risk management consultation for business, home and farm. www.munichre.com/HSB/home/index.html

Hurricane IslandHurricane Island Outward Bound School

Outward Bound is a non-profit educational organization and expedition school that serves people of all ages and backgrounds through active learning expeditions that inspire character development, self-discovery and service both in and out of the classroom. www.hiobs.org

inland riversInland Rivers, Ports, & Terminals

A resource for inland river ports, terminals, and river-borne transportation services and to promote the value of the inland river transportation system to users and policymakers. Provides numerous maintenance and marine services throughout the country’s waterways. www.irpt.net

IRC Maine Solar Roof SystemsIRC Maine Solar Roof Systems

Peter Russell ‘84 IRC Solar Roof Systems has combined its 65 years of roofing experience to provide innovative solar thermal, photovoltaic, daylighting and green roof applications for the Northeast. www.ircmaine.com

ISOISO New England

We are the independent, not-for-profit corporation responsible for keeping electricity flowing across the six New England states and ensuring that the region has reliable, competitively priced wholesale electricity today and into the future. www.iso-ne.com

Jackson LaboratoryJackson Laboratory

Linette Poirier We are an independent, nonprofit organization with more than 1500 employees in Bar Harbor, Maine, California and Connecticut focusing on mammalian genetics research to advance human health. Our mission is to discover precise genomic solutions for disease and empower the global biomedical community in the shared quest to improve human health. We also provide scientific resources, techniques, software and data to scientists around the world. www.jax.org

Keystone ShippingKeystone Shipping

David Carroll Kaitlyn Nanartowich Keystone Shipping delivers the highest quality waterborne transportation of bulk cargoes safely, efficiently and with the utmost environmental concern to ports within the United States and around the globe. www.keyship.com

Kiewit Energy GroupKiewit Energy Group

Christy Culpepper Allison Easley Kiewit Power offers clients a “one-stop shop” for all integrated engineering, procurement, construction and startup service needs. Our estimating and pre-project planning provide our clients with absolute certainty in our price, schedule and performance. Our focus on finding innovative solutions allows us to concentrate on our strengths – traditional power projects – while also committing to new ventures, including gasification and renewable energy. www.kiewit.com

Kirby Inland MarineKirby Inland Marine

Kirby Corporation is the premier tank barge operator in the United States, transporting bulk liquid products throughout the Mississippi River System, on the Gulf Intracoastal Waterway, along all three U.S. Coasts, and in Alaska and Hawaii. Kirby's service includes the transporting of petrochemicals, black oil products, refined petroleum products and agricultural chemical products by tank barge. www.kirbycorpjobs.com

LindbladLindblad Expeditions

Lindblad Expeditions is a unique travel company specializing in environmentally responsible expedition travel around the globe. Lindblad works in partnership with National Geographic to provide exciting adventure experiences for travelers. www.expeditions.com

LonestarLone Star Maritime

Lone Star Maritime provides full service marine consultancy services to the heavy lift and project cargo transportation industry. The main focus of Lone Star Maritime will be to offer Marine Warranty Surveyor services backed by an array of Marine Engineering capabilities on a world wide scale. lonestarmaritime.com/index.html

Maine Marine PatrolMaine Marine Patrol

Matthew Wyman Owen Reed ‘10 The Maine Marine Patrol is the law enforcement branch of the Department of Marine Resources, and was established to protect, manage, conserve and promote the renewable marine resource within the territorial limits of the State of Maine.  Marine Patrol Officers responsibilities include commercial fisheries regulatory enforcement, recreational boating safety, salt water sport fisheries, coastal search and rescue, as well as homeland security. www.maine.gov/dmr/bmp/

Marine Engineers' Beneficial Association - MEBAMarine Engineers' Beneficial Association -  MEBA

Peter Tsarides MEBA represents a large and diverse mix of engineers and deck officers, experienced and skilled in all types of commercial shipping. MEBA's expertise and proven track record of readiness, safety and loyalty in answering America's call to action are unrivaled in the world. The members of the Marine Engineer's Beneficial Association will unceasingly fight to preserve America's fourth arm of defense -The US Merchant Marine. mebaunion.org/MEBA/

MBLMassachusetts Bay Lines

The Mass Bay Lines Fleet is made up of five ships, all distinct from one another, and excellent for a variety of events and party sizes. www.massbaylines.com

Masters, Mates & PilotsMasters, Mates & Pilots

Ron Colpus Our members include the world’s best-qualified and most highly trained professional mariners. MM&P represents: licensed deck officers on U.S.-flag commercial vessels sailing offshore, on the inland waterways and on civilian-crewed ships in the government fleet; state pilots; marine engineers; unlicensed seafarers; and maritime industry shore side clerical and service workers. bridgedeck.org

McAllister Towing & TransportationMcAllister Towing & Transportation

Amber Watters Joseph Alleyne McAllister Towing is one of the oldest and largest marine towing and transportation companies in the United States, operating a fleet of more than 70 tugboats and 12 barges along the entire East Coast from Portland, ME to San Juan, PR. In each port, McAllister is engaged in ship docking (servicing more than 1,000 steamship companies), general harbor towing, coastal towing and bulk transportation. www.mcallistertowing.com

MeggittMeggitt Sensing Systems

Headquartered in the UK, Meggitt PLC is a global engineering group specializing in extreme environment components and smart sub-systems for aerospace, defense and energy markets. www.meggitt.com

Mercy ShipsMercy Ships

Jared Chacon Mercy Ships is a global charity that has operated hospital ships in developing nations since 1978. Mercy Ships brings hope and healing to the forgotten poor by mobilizing people and resources worldwide, and serving all people without regard for race, gender, or religion. We have found a powerful way to share our blessings and our hope is that you will do the same. www.mercy.org

Metro PortsMetro Ports

Metro Ports is an experienced terminal operator and stevedoring company with multiple locations nationwide. We move a wide range of bulk and breakbulk cargos including petroleum coke, coal, cement, aggregates, potash, fertilizer products, borax, bauxite, RORO, military, steel, wind energy components, yachts and project cargo. www.metroports.com

Mid-Atlantic Regional Maintenance Center-MARMCMid-Atlantic Regional Maintenance Center – MARMC

Stephen Reynolds Christopher “Chip” Callen The Mid-Atlantic Regional Materials Laboratory is one of the most modern and complete engineering and science laboratories on the East Coast, specializing in routine and unique analysis and problem solving. The facilities provide 49,561 square feet of state-of-the-art laboratory space and instrumentation. Services include, but are not limited to, metallurgical and chemical analysis, mechanical and environmental testing, nondestructive inspection, failure analysis, polymeric materials, composite technology, welding and heat treating. www.navsea.navy.mil/shipyards/norfolk/nnsy/MatLab.aspx

Military Sea Lift Command-MSCMilitary Sea Lift Command – MSC

Rob Gans Frank Cunningham William Thomas Military Sealift Command operates approximately 110 noncombatant, civilian-crewed ships that replenish U.S. Navy ships, conduct specialized missions, and strategically preposition combat cargo at sea around the world and move military cargo and supplies used by deployed U.S. forces and coalition partners. www.msc.navy.mil

Milton CATMilton CAT

Ron Barton Laurence Boyett Bill Smith Since 1940, Milton CAT has been the authorized dealer for Caterpillar construction, forestry and paving equipment; truck and marine engines, and power systems. With a uniquely strong brand, a global presence and unparalleled reputation, Caterpillar is known for innovation. The name Caterpillar stands for integrity and reliability. www.miltoncat.com

MoranMoran

Moran is a leading provider of marine towing and transportation services — a more than 150-year-old corporation that was founded as a small towing company in New York Harbor and grew to preeminence in the industry. The cornerstone of our success has been a long-standing reputation for safe, efficient service, achieved through a combination of first-rate people and outstanding vessels and equipment. www.morantug.com/site/#/home

National Oceanic & Atmospheric Administration-NOAANational Oceanic & Atmospheric Administration – NOAA

Jesse Wentworth The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) is a scientific agency within the US Department of Commerce focused on the conditions of the oceans and the atmosphere.  NOAA warns of dangerous weather, charts seas and skies, guides the use and protection of ocean and coastal resources, and conducts research to improve understanding and stewardship of the environment. www.noaa.gov

NAVFAC

NAVFAC NAVFAC is the Naval Shore and Expeditionary Systems Command that: Plans, builds, and maintains sustainable facilities. Delivers environmental, utilities and other base services. Acquires and manages expeditionary combat force systems and equipment. www.navfac.navy.mil

NAVSEA NSWC Port Hueneme DivisionNAVSEA NSWC Port Hueneme Division

Dan Tadesca Jim Collins ‘89 The mission of NAVSEA is to provide: test and evaluation, systems engineering, integrated logistics support, in-service engineering and integration of surface ship weapons, combat systems and warfare systems. NAVSEA serves as the leading interface to the surface force for in-service maintenance and engineering support. www.navsea.navy.mil/home/warfarecenters/nswcporthueneme.aspx

NDND Paper

A leading global paper product manufacturer and the largest containerboard producer in China and Asia. Nine Dragons invests heavily into modernizing equipment, improving quality, and developing personnel to maintain its position as a global leader in recycled containerboard production. us.ndpaper.com

NextEra EnergyNextEra Energy

In the competitive energy business, NextEra Energy Resources stands for clean energy. We have invested - and will continue to invest - in a clean-energy tomorrow for future generations. Our expertise is in wholesale and retail electricity and project development and construction, as well as in offering customers the energy products and services they need. www.nexteraenergyresources.com

ORBISOrbis

ORBIS is a veteran owned small business (VOSB) established in 2000 that provides engineering, technical, and consulting services to the Department of Defense (DoD) and Commercial Clients. www.orbisinc.net

PVAPassenger Vessel Association

PVA focuses on the issues and concerns most relevant to owners and operators of passenger vessels, manufacturers of maritime-related products and services and other service companies dedicated to achieving a common goal...working to develop a superior business environment for all. www.passengervessel.com/

PAT Products, Inc.PAT Products, Inc.

Erik Espling Leo Coyle P.A.T. Products is an international distributor of specialty chemicals, plastic, and raw materials. For 40 years, we have combined quality products, technical support, and superior logistical and customer services to deliver the best results to our customers. www.patproducts.com

Pepsi Beverages CompanyPepsi Beverages Company

We are one of the world's leading food and beverage companies with over $66 billion in net revenue in 2013 and a global portfolio of diverse and beloved brands. We remain steadfastly dedicated to building a profitable and sustainable 21st century corporation - one that is a good investment for our shareholders, a good environment for our employees, a good citizen in our communities and a good steward of our planet's resources. www.pepsico.com

Portsmouth Naval ShipyardPortsmouth Naval Shipyard

James Michaud ’86 Jonathan Lewis Michael Grigware ‘87 Portsmouth Naval Shipyard's primary mission is the overhaul, repair and modernization of Los Angeles-class submarines. We provide the U.S. Navy's nuclear powered submarine fleet with quality overhaul work in a safe, timely and affordable manner. This includes a full spectrum of in-house support-from engineering services and production shops, to unique capabilities and facilities, to off-site support. www.navsea.navy.mil/shipyards/portsmouth

ReEnergy HoldingsReEnergy Holdings

Mark Thibodeau ’99 Scott Folnsbee ’97 Scott Hersey ’85 Lori Russell We see a greener, cleaner planet with abundant energy that is produced by ReEnergy, and companies like us, using waste residue and biomass as fuel. www.reenergyholdings.com

SAPPI Fine Paper-North AmericaSAPPI Fine Paper – North America

Sandy Penna Dale Wibberly We are the preeminent producer of coated fine paper in North America — with a production capacity of 1.3 million tons of paper annually. We are also responsible for many industry firsts, such as the first paper coated and calendered on 2 sides, first dull coated paper, and the first mill branded LOE paper.  We are proud to have one of our primary mills located in Westbrook, Maine. www.sappi.com

Schuyler LineSchuyler Line Navigation Company, LLC.

Schuyler Line Navigation Company, LLC (SLNC) operates commercial US Flag and Foreign Flag vessels worldwide, providing a variety of liner shipping services and logistics services in the North, Central and South American markets, West African markets and Caribbean markets including Cuba, Guatemala, Belize, Colombia, Haiti, Denmark, and Thule. schuylerline.com

SEA Education AssociationSEA Education Association

Since 1971, SEA has been a leader in off-campus study focused on marine science, maritime culture, and environmental studies. Our SEA Semester study abroad programs challenge students intellectually and physically by combining the sailing adventure of a lifetime with study of the deep ocean and the interactions of humans and the sea. www.sea.edu

SeaRiver MaritimeSeaRiver Maritime

Marsha Shorts SeaRiver Maritime is a privately held subsidiary wholly owned by ExxonMobil. Headquartered in Houston, Texas, SeaRiver Maritime provides a wide range of technical and commercial marine services to ExxonMobil affiliates throughout the world. The company also currently operates a small fleet of US Flagged tankers, and in July 2011 ordered two new crude oil tankers to be built in Philadelphia. www.exxonmobil.com

SeawardSeaward Services, Inc.

Specializes in the operation, maintenance and repair of government and privately owned High-Speed Craft, Range Craft, Experimental Craft, Training Craft, Research Vessels and Unmanned Surface Vessels. We also operate and maintain U.S. Navy Ranges and port facilities, including local oil spill response. www.seawardservices.com/

ShellShell

We are a global group of energy and petrochemical companies with an average of 86,000 employees in more than 70 countries. We use advanced technologies and take an innovative approach to help build a sustainable energy future. www.shell.com/

siemensSiemen's Energy, Inc.

Siemens AG is a global powerhouse in electronics and electrical engineering, and operates in the industry, energy and healthcare sectors. For more than 160 years, Siemens has built a reputation for leading-edge innovation and the quality of its products, services and solutions. www.siemans.com

Strategic Maintenance SolutionsStrategic Maintenance Solutions

Omar Chaar ‘09 Since 1999, Strategic Maintenance Solutions has focused on an Engineering, Operations, and Maintenance approach to the implementation and improvement of Enterprise Resource Planning and Enterprise Asset Management systems. With hundreds of implementations under our belts, and more than 100 employees focused on client satisfaction, we can help you achieve your maintenance and reliability goals. www.strategicmaintenancesolutions.com

TRC

TRC TRC is a national engineering, consulting and construction management firm providing integrated services to the energy, environmental and infrastructure markets. www.trcsolutions.com/

Trident SeafoodsTrident Seafoods

Pat Cummings Rachel Frease Emily VanWyk Martin Teachout Shawn Stokes Trident Seafoods is a vertically integrated harvester, processor and marketer of seafood from Alaska, the Pacific Northwest and around the world.   Founded in 1973, we are a privately held, American owned corporation operating offshore processors and shore-side plants throughout Alaska and the Pacific Northwest.  We are proud to offer you our finest seafood products, “From the Source to the Plate®.” tridentseafoods.com

UnCruiseUnCruise Adventures

UnCruise Adventures offers small ship cruises focused on wilderness, wildlife and culture. Explore destinations such as Alaska, Mexico and more. www.uncruise.com/

UCUUniversity Credit Union

University System and their family members! www.ucu.maine.edu/

SCRIPPSUniversity of California, San Diego – Scripps Institution of Oceanography

One of the oldest, largest, and most important centers for ocean, earth and atmospheric science research, education, and public service in the world. scripps.ucsd.edu/

University of Vermont Medical CenterUniversity of Vermont Medical Center

Sarah Gillespie Wes Pooler With over 4,000 health care providers throughout our region, we work together to offer high-quality care more cost-efficiently and as close to home as possible. Strengthened by our connection, each of our hospitals remains committed to its local community and to the heart and science of medicine: compassionate, personal care shaped by the latest medical advances and delivered by highly skilled experts. www.uvmhealth.org

US Army Corps of EngineersUS Army Corps of Engineers

Jerry Gompers Casey O’Donnell Diane Bentz Cathy Palacios The dedicated people of the Portland District provide vital public engineering services to the Pacific Northwest and the Nation during peace and war to strengthen our security, promote a strong economy, and enhance environmental sustainability. www.nwp.usace.army.mil

US Coast GuardUS Coast Guard

Jason Hahn Joel Weise Michael Hunter The U.S. Coast Guard is one of the five armed forces of the United States and the only military organization within the Department of Homeland Security. The Coast Guard is an adaptable, responsive military force of maritime professionals whose broad legal authorities, capable assets, geographic diversity and expansive partnerships provide a persistent presence along our rivers, in the ports, littoral regions and on the high seas. www.uscg.mil

US Shipping CorporationUS Shipping Corporation

Mahew McLaughlin Patrick Griffin U.S. Shipping Corp is a leading provider of long-haul marine transportation services, principally for refined petroleum products in the U.S. Jones Act trade.  We are also a leading provider of coastwise transportation of petrochemical and commodity chemical products. www.usslp.com

Vane BrothersVane Brothers

Matthew Frank ‘93 We are committed to developing the safest possible marine transportation system achievable with emphasis on preventing injury, loss of life, and damage to the marine environment and property. Additionally, we will work to ensure and promote safety within our company and throughout the marine industry. www.vanebrothers.com

versoVerso Paper

Duane Trask ’95 Brent Frost ‘81 Our focus is simple: Do what is right, maintain a balance between environmental, financial and social responsibilities and ensure that we continually improve our ability to creatively solve customer problems with products and services that exceed expectations.   Verso specializes in freesheet and groundwood papers for publishers, catalogers, advertisers and commercial print producers. www.versopaper.com

walmartWalmart Distribution Center

Susan Finnell "Save money, live better." It was Sam Walton's personal philosophy and the secret to his success. Nearly 50 years later, with operations under 69 banners in 27 countries, it drives every decision we make at the world’s largest retailer. Simply put, "save money, live better" is who we are.  It's why we push technology, finance and logistics to innovate, turn around and supply what customers need more intuitively and more efficiently. www.walmart.com

WeeksWeeks Marine, Inc.

A proven leader in maritime construction, Weeks has successfully completed projects throughout North and South America, from inland waterways to off-shore sites in the Pacific and the Atlantic. Weeks is comprised of three major divisions: construction, dredging, and marine services. www.weeksmarine.com