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The United Nations Children’s Fund Provides Relief Items to Hudur

With assistance from the Common Humanitarian Fund and donations from people around the world, the United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) is able to provide necessary relief items to the town of Hudur in the southern Bakool region of Somalia. Reuben … Continue reading

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Careers in the Shipyards

As the Chief Operating Officer at Grand Bahama Shipyard Ltd., Reuben K. Byrd manages many aspects of the company’s daily work. Reuben K. Byrd was also responsible for revamping Grand Bahama’s four-year apprenticeship program. Apprenticeship is a gateway to many … Continue reading

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UNICEF Urges International Community to Act Now in South Sudan

An accomplished shipyard manager with over 25 years of experience, Reuben K. Byrd currently serves as Chief Operating Officer at Grand Bahama Shipyard Limited. Outside of his professional activities, Reuben K. Byrd dedicates his time and resources to several charitable … Continue reading

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Shipyards Providing Economic Support to Coastal Regions By Reuben K. Byrd

Though often thought of in terms of transportation—like airports or train stations—shipyards function much more like factories, not only providing needed maintenance to seafaring vessels but also manufacturing those vessels. Active shipyards, like factories, represent economic health and jobs. Take, … Continue reading

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“International Boom in Ship Construction Investment Underway,” by Reuben K. Byrd

The United States Navy may field the largest navy on Earth, but that has not stopped other countries from pursuing a naval presence of their own. The Indonesian Navy centers its shipbuilding industry on the island of Batam, which has … Continue reading

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