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Charleston Harbor Tours
Charleston Harbor Tours is the most unique way to cruise about the beautiful Charleston Harbor. With 3 vessels to choose from operating year round, you are guaranteed to have an unforgettable experience. Whether you are looking to plan an intimate or unique wedding, a night out with your family friends, a corporate event, field trip, or anything in between, our experienced staff can help your vision become a reality. Sit back and relax and let us show you the harbor from our perspective.
What regions do you serve?
Charleston Harbor primarily
What is one thing our members may not know about you?
We also own a similar business on the Hudson River in New York.
What are you most proud of?
Our associates and the level of customer service they provide to our consumers.
Click here to contact us. We offer MASC member benefit discounts on an event by event basis.
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Port Access Road Update
A brief summary of your services will tell us...
AGRU delivers award-winning precision-engineered geosynthetic (high-grade plastic) solutions globally to support the design of environmental, industrial, and civil constructions. For over 50 years, AGRU has supported applications in closure, containment, mining, fluid transmission, and utilities. Our products help protect our environment and drinking water from toxic waste.
What regions do you serve?
AGRU is a global company with production plant presence in Austria, the United States, Germany, Poland, and China.
What might we be surprised to know?
AGRU is a family-operated business that has contributed to innovations in plastics for over five decades. Our latest facility in Charleston, SC, for instance, will enable AGRU to produce the largest diameter pipes available in North America.
What are you most proud of?
Although we don’t share the same surname, every employee under AGRU knows they are part of the same family. We all do our part to help one another, and our communities.
The U.S. Navy's Military Sealift Command is the premier provider of ocean transportation to the Department of Defense. The command operates approximately 110 non-combatant, civilian-crewed ships that replenish U.S. Navy ships, conduct specialized missions, strategically preposition combat cargo at sea around the world and move military cargo and supplies used by deployed U.S. forces and coalition partners.
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The South Carolina Department of Transportation will be conducting maintenance on the Ben Sawyer Draw Bridge located near mile marker 460 in the Intracoastal Waterway. The maintenance schedule is listed below. OCTOBER 2-3 Closed for vessel navigation from 9 p.m. through 5.am.
OCTOBER 3-4 Closed for vessel navigation from 9 p.m. through 5.am.
OCTOBER 6-7 Closed for vessel navigation from 9 p.m. through 5.am.
OCTOBER 9-10 Closed for vessel navigation from 9 p.m. through 5.am
Mariners are urged to plan transits accordingly to avoid unnecessary disruptions. For more details, please contact project manager John Bergman at: (843) 302-7442. For questions or concerns regarding this MSIB please contact Sector Charleston Waterways Management Division at (843)323-7761, or our 24-hour Command Center Line at (843)740- 7050.
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CHARLESTON ENTRANCE CHANNEL During a recent U.S. Army Corp bottom survey of the Charleston Entrance Channel an isolated anomaly was located approximately 175' from the southern edge of Charleston Entrance Channel between Lighted Buoy 13 and Lighted Buoy 15. Observed depth: 43.8 feet MLLW. Approximate location: Lat 32-42- 32.5287 N Long 079-47-2.6626 W. Mariners are advised to exercise caution while transiting this area. Deep draft vessels are urged to observe one way traffic in the vicinity of stated area. For questions or concerns regarding this MSIB please contact Sector Charleston Waterways Management Division at (843)323-7761, or our 24-hour Command Center Line at (843)740-7050.
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