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  1. Goldilocks zone for oil prices is gone for good
  2. Seafood Slaves
  3. Lifting crude export ban could add 394,000 jobs...yeah really, it sure can!
  4. One Dies and Three Are Rescued After Tugboat Sinks Near Fire Island
  5. MARAD Predicts More U.S. Flag Fleet Losses
  6. MARAD uses Title XI to finance foreign flagged vessel.
  7. Fleecing of Maritime Academies and Heritage Organizations
  8. Hornbeck scores a coup!
  9. Russia to initiate production of military icebreakers
  10. Breaking News: Keystone XL Pipeline passed ...
  11. obvious news that the drillship boom is over...cancellations loom ahead
  12. back to pillorying that most cretinous of captains
  13. Arctic energy ambitions are becoming more and more unattainable
  14. Video: French aircraft carrier Charles de Gaulle sails to Gulf
  15. well whatdya know, the new WSF director is making real changes there!
  16. Greek tanker bombed in Libya
  17. Bordelon and Chouest Acquire Bollinger Shipyards.. It's Official
  18. Can you imagine what it must be like to be a oil trader these days?
  19. Canadian Navy Bans Drinking at Sea
  20. Another one!
  21. slip, sliding, away...
  22. and another lovely peepee spanking from the bailiff yesterday...
  23. U.S. producers say "bring it on" in oil price showdown
  24. Harvey Gulf Pay Cuts
  25. looking at 2014's biggest maritime stories in review...which make the top 10?
  26. well this is a big coup for Dakota Creek...
  27. the slide down the slippery slope continues unchecked...where is the bottom?
  28. Seabulk Commences Management of tanker Kodiak from Sea River
  29. now WTF does Czar Pootin plan to get from this nonsense?
  30. even Danes are DIRTY!
  31. a shameless NPR puff piece championing flags of convenience
  32. Bismarck Sea / DBL 106
  33. Buls Eye is EFFING PERFECT!
  34. Truckers of the High Seas
  35. Female captain awarded $3.6M in gender discrimination case
  36. "Canadian Shipping Pipeline” to the U.S Gulf
  37. I thought the US had a crude oil export ban?
  38. I thought this GODDAMNED EMMEFFING thing was cold stacked!
  39. Polar Code
  40. Chevron Pipeline Incident
  41. The House Coast Guard and Maritime Transportation Subcommittee hearings on Wednesday
  42. thank the Jones Act for this good news!
  43. six months ago today MH370 disapeared and not a clue yet where the plane is...
  44. so NOW will there be changes in how drilling operations in the GoM are conducted?
  45. Canada...selling out its sovereign flag ships and seamen!
  46. Colton's Maritime Memos?!
  47. Underwater Cavitation Cleaning Technology
  48. Congressman Garamendi Gathers Support to Develop U.S. LNG Shipping Sector
  49. so what does this mean about J Ray?
  50. somebody grew a little too big too fast and owes too much now...
  51. this one is for the 4th of July tomorrow...
  52. BP's Dudley speaks about energy's future
  53. MH370 back in the news...but nothing new
  54. why is Lisa Murkowski so hot for the US to export crude?
  55. the mighty m/v ORCA stands ready to be mobilized...
  56. Tacoma may soon lose an old line shipyard...very sad
  57. another article about the glut of new rigs
  58. at least the Norwegians are taking Czar Vlad's arctic ambitions seriously...
  59. Tony Munoz gets it spot on yet again
  60. effing Christ! Chouest is now in the yacht building business!
  61. my favorite Norwegian billionaire...
  62. can anybody make any sense of this at all?
  63. ah ha! so there is a shipyard at Mare Island now...
  64. nice to have someone make positive comments regarding the Jones Act for a change
  65. corporate America is a filthy place indeed...
  66. How to move up from AB to 3rd Mate Unlimited
  67. this has become a very big issue of late...
  68. just when you thought the newbuilding orders for drillships was at an end...
  69. norfolk navy base / twic
  70. two 10000 ton cranes offshore...I am impressed
  71. must be nice to have a megarich dad!
  72. why don't the genuine American owners of US flagged tuna seiners howl over this BS?
  73. Creditors Seize Ship Tied To Mexican Oil Company Probe
  74. NPR's story on the US shipbuilding boom this morning
  75. lovely...MarAd tries to bring back Title XI but messes it up royally
  76. This is sort of hilarious. Drone container ships coming "soon", short on facts
  77. Transocean Signs with Jurong for 2 Newbuild Drillships
  78. more discussion on the future of Arctic shipping and energy extraction
  79. is any of this supposed to mean anything?
  80. HA HA! Stoopid Iranian PISSANTS!
  81. Vigor set to buy Seward Ship’s Drydock
  82. Foss is Upbeat on the Arctic
  83. expect to be seeing this trend accelerating in the future...NOT GOOD!
  84. this must be a world's record for human endurance to survive
  85. White House Releases Arctic Shipping Plan
  86. Workboat magazine's take on last week's National Maritime Strategy symposium
  87. there really is a God!
  88. OK! We're getting something positive out of this MarAd symposium
  89. What are the economic benefits of an expanded US-Flag?
  90. can you imagine if the USA had a sovereign wealth fund created by our energy riches?
  91. so where is our favorite cartoon character captain?
  92. yet more evidence that the Jones Act is the place to be these days
  93. if only the voices of men like these could be heard in Washington?
  94. laissez-les-bons-temps-rouler
  95. Keppel to try again to build drillships
  96. Second US Ship Registry
  97. another reason why the US needs to build some serious new bigassed icebreakers
  98. Ss united states is being prepared for a new life
  99. Alabama senator Richard Shelby is an a'hole in the pocket of BAE
  100. another European subsea company setting up shop in the GoM
  101. C Retriever
  102. the last MarAd Administrator that was worth a shit speaks about a US Maritime Policy
  103. did you ever want to vent your spleen to MarAd...now's your chance!
  104. Damaged vessel transport in Gulf of Mexico, KEN TIDE & LOUIE TIDE
  105. It ain't never gonna happen lady!
  106. time to start drilling in the Eastern Gulf...
  107. Maritime Executive on The Daily Show
  108. what else would one expect of such a craven cowardly clown of a captain?
  109. Brazil may have massive amounts of offshore oil but...
  110. Fire onboard drilling rig Scarabeo 5 in drydock, Rotterdam under controll
  111. I like this news
  112. Pirate Boats can't hide - A little more
  113. Washington Navy Yard shooting
  114. Costa Concordia Parbuckling Live Feed
  115. what are they thinking? BUTT EFFING HIDEOUS!
  116. EPA fines Shell more than $1 million for pollution violations in Alaska Arctic
  117. Oh, isn't this just dandy!...nobody wants to go back to the Arctic now!
  118. Possible attack on container ship passing through Suez Canal
  119. anyone else following the plight of that shameless Brazilian self promoter?
  120. so the DoT has released a draft Strategic Plan for FY14-18 and guess what?
  121. so me thinks we be headed to action in Syria soon...
  122. Now to build some of these in the USA!
  123. way to Crowley! well done!
  124. Throw the EFFING book at em!
  125. hard to imagine now that J Ray McDermott was once THE Big Dog in GoM construction!
  126. I give two thumbs up to Rep. Duncan Hunter...
  127. Danish tanker "DART" aground south of Floroe Norway. High and dry.
  128. Short another Tallship
  129. Lost crewman
  130. kulluk grounding
  131. my main man! Tony Munoz with another great op/ed on Obama's lack of maritime interest
  132. an excellent op/ed by Denise Krepp in Maritime Executive
  133. shit sticking to another GoM company
  134. Happy National Maritime Day y'all
  135. American Maritime Partnership testifies on Jones Ac before Congressional Subcommittee
  136. KULLUK grounding hearings as reported in the Achorage Daily News
  137. 48 Hours: Murder at Sea?
  138. The strange case of an anti-piracy vessel
  139. no need to worry folks...the new Secretary of Interior toured the GoM!
  140. well this didn't last long
  141. let no one here declare me politically one sided...our President is a maritime idiot!
  142. Help save the SS UNITED STATES
  143. ConocoPhillips Announces A Significant Gulf Of Mexico Discovery
  144. Conoco-Phillips 2014 Strategy
  145. Interior Secretary: 'Shell screwed up'
  146. Shell to open 2 LNG plants in the U.S.
  147. Mark Begich Continues Work to Prepare Alaska for Future of the Arctic
  148. OK, so we throw the shipyards under the bus now
  149. Feds to defund Kingspoint? Interesting reading...
  150. Good Lord...just look at this behemoth!
  151. KULLUK Rig Tow to Dutch Harbor
  152. chuckle, chuckle, snort, guffaw...
  153. HA HA...somebody is getting their balls squeezed in a vice!
  154. America's Maritime Infrastructure, Are we Failing?
  155. The World’s Most Ridiculous Ship Is Up For Sale [UPDATE]
  156. Thank you God!
  157. Noble Drilling's fourth-quarter net flat as costs offset drilling services
  158. Fake Americans?
  159. The US Federal Government nees to start doing this!
  160. US Navy ship runs aground in Philippines
  161. that &%#!@ Ray LaHood appears to be staying as Secretary of Transportation...
  162. the Shitster speaks yet again amd what do you think comes out of his mouth?
  163. KULLUK Damage Status
  164. endorsement crossover
  165. Transocean to Pay More Than $1.4 Billion in Spill Settlement
  166. Jones Act Attack
  167. there is justice afterall!
  168. Deal finalized on Major Gas Discovery offshore Israel.
  169. GOL finally splashes their 300" PSV
  170. Govt moves to allow oil tankers in North East
  171. Port of New York and New Jersey Sets Condition ZULU
  172. let's see if the Argentina government has any balls?
  173. UOS sale questions?
  174. OP-ED: "Sometimes There's Just Not Enough Rocks"
  175. US Captain and Chief Mate Arrested in Japan
  176. all I can say is...MY GOD!
  177. Paul Allen's yacht to salvage HMS Hood's bell
  178. I'm sorry but is Crowley clueless?
  179. Local 333 being hijacked by John Healy and his ILA Cronies
  180. 1000 Footer Paul R. Tregurtha runs aground in the St. Mary's River
  181. Russian Sub Patrols GOM
  182. our favorite clown Captain now a fugitive from justice!
  183. Chemical Tanker Explodes in Malaysia!
  184. Shipping rates on the rivers going up....... Rivers drying up??
  185. SEAiq - S-57 charts on the iPad
  186. Naval Academy '82 Grad Sworn in as Deputy MARAD Administrator
  187. MARAD Swears In New Deputy Administrator
  188. Feds to reroute SF Bay ships to protect whales
  189. nothing like some happy news to start a new day!
  190. McAllister on MSNBC
  191. MARKET TALK: Kirby Says NY Harbor 'Mess' as Chemical Output Falls
  192. We need to never forget the bravery of those who risk their lives for us...
  193. WOW...this could be big! US leaving Diego Garcia?
  194. my favorite bunch of non-mariners...SHIP PILOTS!
  195. here's one thing that the Brazilians won't be taking over in the world...
  196. more encouraging news
  197. EU carries out first airstrikes against Somali pirate targets
  198. Paul Watson of Sea Shepard Arrested for Attempted Murder
  199. Now that's what I'm takin about!
  200. Antarctic Cruise Adventure Goes Awry
  201. Horizon Lines sucking wind!
  202. Japanese ghost ship found off BC coast
  203. How the hell do they do it?
  204. Making a prediction on Brazil
  205. JaxPort to stop operating Mayport Ferry
  206. A big event in the GoM which could bring many future changes
  207. Amendments to 46 CFR 15.111 / Changes in hours of work and rest
  208. Costa Allegra
  209. Houston Ship Channel Closed Due to Fog
  210. Greenpeace Protesters Board Shell Oil-Drilling Ship to Fight for The Arctic
  211. this must be why so many new drillships are coming!
  212. Derecktor Shipyards CT Files for Chapter 11
  213. Vestas signs conditional contract with Northwind NV for offshore wind farm
  214. Six dead after cruise ship runs aground off Italy
  215. gCaptain's top ten stories of the year...there more that should have made this list!
  216. let's take a moment to pray for the family of a fellow mariner
  217. After Takeover of Union Local, a Rebellion in the Tugboat Ranks
  218. DOT's Tiger III Grant Program Recipients
  219. Refinery equipment dumped in water near Ferndale, WA
  220. CG looking at who really owns the boats
  221. SAAM and SMIT Team Up – Joint Venture Likely to Create Leading U.S. Tug Operation
  222. More from Matsuda on Short Sea Shipping
  223. David Matsuda drops a steaming pile in speak at the Workboat Show
  224. Attention all Tankers and Supply Boats in the Gulf of Guinea... ONI ADVISORY
  225. 3 crewmembers on Edison Chouest vessel kidnapped off Nigeria
  226. Singapore Oct Bunker Sales At 3.55M Tons, Down 0.6% Vs Sep
  227. Tony Munoz's Op/Ed "Occupy MARAD!" - Response to U.S.-flag cost report
  228. Charts of the seabed with data from satellite navigation
  229. Owner of pirated vessel Iceberg 1 out of business, leaves crew to rot in Somalia
  230. AARRGGGHHH! Will this never end?
  231. MarAd releases a report on the cost to operate a US flag ship...OMG!
  232. MARKET TALK: Singapore Tanker Traffic in September, 2nd-Lowest In 2011
  233. MARKET TALK: Kuwait Strike Draws Attention From Shippers
  234. Experienced mariners and pilots needed
  235. Liftboat crew
  236. It couldn't have happened to a nicer company
  237. 9 dead after Russian party boat crashes into moored barge
  238. More evidence that all roads lead to Brazil
  239. Doh! More pirate related stuff...
  240. Petrobras commits to 21 newbuild rigs
  241. recovery of Air France flight 447 flight data recorder
  242. Discoverer Americas crosses paths with migrant rafts in Straits of Florida
  243. In Shipbuilding, Buyers Have the Clout Now
  244. Pirates kill 4 americans
  245. Pasha Hawaii to build second car carrier
  246. US Officials Probe Death Of Worker On Apache Platform
  247. Philadelphia shipyard to construct two Jones Act tankers
  248. Exxon-Led Consortium: Oil Spill Response System Ready To Deploy
  249. MARAD Awards Contracts for $77 Million to Crew and Maintain National Defense Reserve
  250. Wärtsilä initiates major project to further develop low-speed gas engines
  251. Somali pirate recieves maximum sentence for role in ‘Maersk Alabama’ hijacking
  252. Did Sea Shepherd harassment put Japanese whaling on hold?
  253. Senators Urge Interior Secretary Salazar to Streamline Offshore Drilling Permit Proce
  254. Navy announces $141.4 billion budget in FY12
  255. Rolls-Royce wins US $32m contract for Chinese seismic research vessel
  256. Royal Navy frees hostages from pirate mother ship
  257. Lloyd’s List – TWIC ‘Identity card is US’ maritime hobgoblin’
  258. Petrobas scores again in Santos Basin
  259. Bureau Veritas speeds deepwater development with Brazilian university
  260. Maersk places $1.2b jack-up order with Keppel
  261. Obama’s Budget Would Charge Oil and Gas Drillers New Fees
  262. 2012 Budget includes $358.4 million for BOEMRE reorganization and Reform
  263. Lawsuit: BP Vice President Resigned Before Spill Over Safety Concerns
  264. The foreign maritime worker issue rears itsgly head yet again!
  265. Navy Bids Farewell To Trailblazing USS Los Angeles
  266. USCG accident report archive
  267. Counter-Piracy and Maritime Crime Announcements and Advisories
  268. BP, Transocean, Halliburton blamed by presidential Gulf oil spill commission
  269. why small cruiseships have no business crossing the Drake Passage
  270. SS UNITED STATES latest sorry assed plan
  271. Russia Is Building Floating Nuclear Reactors Near the North Pole
  272. MERPAC Meeting Canceled: Mariners Left Out In The Cold Again?
  273. Northrop Grumman to Consolidate Gulf Coast Shipyards...
  274. 18th Century Buried Ship Found At WTC Site
  275. USCG allows manning exemption for US Flagged Purse Seiners to expire
  276. MV A Whale, the oil skimming super tanker in LA.
  277. Noble Corporation Enters Into Agreement to Acquire Frontier Drilling and Strengthens
  278. Officials renew their demand to shut down two shipping locks on the Chicago waterway
  279. Get ready for the microscope boys
  280. A history of deficiencies has led US officials to kick out a US-flag vessel
  281. OMSA bringing an old but important issue back to light...
  282. AP: Military on alert as SKorean ship sinks near North
  283. Which website do you read for maritime and shipping news
  284. press release: Monday March 22 2175 New York, New York.
  285. Shipping 2010 Next Week in Stamford, CT - Is anyone going?
  286. VGP Info
  287. Trainer killed in whale attack at SeaWorld Orlando
  288. Navy moves to allow women on submarines
  289. Fake Maritime Academy in India
  290. Cosco Busan update
  291. What are your favorite maritime related e-Newsletters?
  292. Expanding Islands of Trash in Ocean
  293. Hughes Glomar Explorer in the news
  294. Bureau Veritas upgrades its dedicated maritime website, veristar.com
  295. ConocoPhillips Spirit magazine
  296. Electric ferry?
  297. Marine Oil Suppliers Praxis energy opens new office in Hamburg Germany
  298. O&G Industry Finally Has Something to Buzz About in G of M
  299. Hawaii Superferry Blogging Haiti Response
  300. T&t bisso refloats grounded vessel
  301. RINA's new classification society website
  302. Maritime Crew Travel Firm Griffin, Goes Carbon Neutral
  303. MARAD Secretary LaHood Announces U.S. Merchant Marine Mobilizing for Haiti Relief
  304. support ships for Haiti earthquake relief...
  305. North Carolina port closed- explosives scare
  306. Maritime strike may damage economy: ACCI
  307. 7th Annual Ocean Film Festival in SF
  308. Hornbeck Offshore Announces Delivery, Triple Certification of World’s Largest Supply
  309. Bisso marine attains iso 9001:2008 certification
  310. Pirates Seize British Cargo Ship Off Somali Coast
  311. American Cruise Lines to Double Fleet
  312. QM2 Mermaid claim balloons
  313. VTS planned for Lower Mississippi River
  314. Pirates release Greek ship
  315. New Flame wreck removal a success in Gibraltar
  316. MarEx Magazine: North to Alaska: Warming Up to New Realities
  317. Polembros Shipping to Pay $2.7 M for Pollution, Safety Issues
  318. more on Shell's offshore Arctic drilling plans
  319. Alaska senator wants a U.S. deep water sea port in the Arctic
  320. an interesting article about Florida pilots
  321. Tougher rules for towboats ahead, conference warns
  322. Thanks
  323. Pacific Maritime Magazine online edition
  324. Crew blames Capt. Phillips for pirate attack
  325. 178 mph gusts batter Aleutian Coast Guard outpost
  326. Pirates Seize Oil Tanker, U.S.-Bound, Off Somalia
  327. Which website about Maritime and Shipping News do you read each day?
  328. Tampa site of Alaskan shipbuilding project ?
  329. IRS to probe foreign-flag OCS operations
  330. oops..
  331. Hapag-Lloyd Slashes wages
  332. Ship Operator Pleads Guilty for Concealing Pollution from Oil Tanker
  333. Late night collision spills oil in Gulf - Oct 21st
  334. Still no director for U.S. Maritime Administration ???
  335. U.S. Marshal auctions off Hannah Marine fleet
  336. NASSCO wants to sell
  337. Cargo Ships Navigate the Northeast Passage
  338. Tidewater to Purchase a Multi-Purpose ROV and Construction Vessel
  339. Interagency Arctic Awareness - USCG's Upcoming Trip
  340. M/V Theotokos Crewmember Pleads Guilty to Pollution Charges
  341. Crowley to Manage Five U.S.-Flag Tankers for American Petroleum Tankers
  342. Master in heat over Norovirus outbreak on Cruise Ship
  343. Chouest scores new icebreaker contract
  344. the end of a long line of ships
  345. Michelle Obama sponsors future Coast Guard cutter
  346. Chloé Candies reaches 500,000 hrs w/o incident
  347. John Cota sentenced to 10 mo.
  348. US Ferry System Recieves $60 in Stimulus
  349. Prosecutors seek 10 mo. for John Cota
  350. Senate: All US Flagged ships to be built in America
  351. Tidewater barge aground at mouth of Hood River
  352. STCW Training - Standby for more "required" courses.
  353. BENDER Shipbuilding & Repair of Alabama is under Chapter 11
  354. Staten Island Ferry crash injures 10
  355. IMO agrees on mandatory ECDIS
  356. Matson union goes on strike
  357. “Seabasing”
  358. Yet ANOTHER reason not to carry cargo that speaks.
  359. GOOD ARTICLE ..."Skysails"
  360. OSV Market Outlook....bummer
  361. Yet another reason not to carry cargo that speaks.
  362. Bollinger to operate its own boats
  363. Oil tanker strikes whale in valdez harbor
  364. Senate panel approves drilling off Florida
  365. Somali pirates release tugboat held 10 months
  366. GM is Sunk. Just Ask the Merchant Marine
  367. More Maersk Alabama fun...
  368. Arctic may hold twice the oil previously found there
  369. Two ferry workers sue, say work ruined their hearing
  370. Nuclear Fuel Ship Protests
  371. US and RoK navies capture pirate mothership
  372. Pirates shoot at, chase MSC ship
  373. this bit of news should be the touchstone to a vively discussion
  374. General recommends arming mariners
  375. Alabama Narrative part 1
  376. Maritime schools to teach piracy defense?
  377. French battle pirates
  378. Current News
  379. Navy vessel sinks Somali pirate ship
  380. Wreck of first US ship sunk in WWII revealed
  381. MarEx March / April PRINT Edition is out.
  382. Weekly Maritime News Quiz!
  383. Maersk Reflags Ships UK -> US
  384. MARAD Posts Economic Recovery Details
  385. Lautenberg introduces bill to eliminate tax on coastal shipping
  386. Hawaii court forces Superferry to cease operations
  387. The Maritime News Quiz
  388. M/V Pacific Adventurer - Disaster Declared After Oil Spill
  389. more news that things offshore are slowing down
  390. this is so sweeet!
  391. what a difference a year makes
  392. Blue Star Fetilizer Ship Released By Pirates
  393. Balmoral - Cruise ship in "pirate scare"
  394. NCL quits Hawaii-last of the large US cruiseships
  395. Bourbon needs thousand of seafarers
  396. Nuclear Ship Savannah; Notice of Public Meeting
  397. Pirates strike again
  398. norwegian cadets
  399. Former MARAD Chief, Sean Connaughton, To Become ABS Lobbyist
  400. US Flag Great Lakes Shipping Down 3%
  401. more nonsense from Professional Mariner's Maritime Career pare
  402. Out-of-work megayacht captains switching to commercial vessels...JUST GREAT!...
  403. Congress Holds Hearing On International Piracy
  404. M/V Faina Freed By Pirates
  405. What recession?
  406. W t f ?
  407. Wtf?
  408. Fewer Deep Sea positions?
  409. Navy Buys Three Maritime Positioning Ships
  410. NVIC 04-08 - Results of a USCG Medical Incident Investigation - Andy Hammond
  411. TSAC: it’s time for mariners to take the wheel.
  412. Latest Sidelights Magazine - Free Download
  413. Aviation Threat Level Orange
  414. Gulf crewboat runs aground on submerged jetty, takes on water
  415. Hot Topic: Technology and Training
  416. Cosco Busan Incident Review Report
  417. Whistleblower: Oil watchdog agency 'cult of corruption'
  418. Flashing Light Is Officially Dead.... well kind of
  419. Counterfeit EEBDs
  420. Mel Oliver Accident ..or New Tug Rules
  422. The Answer To My Prayers - Online STCW Classes Approved By USCG
  423. increasing evidence of maritime manpower shortages emerging
  424. Asphalt Commander Scrapped
  425. Iowa..barge loaded with coal broke loose hit span.
  426. U.S.-contracted ship fires toward boats in Gulf
  427. LNG Commercial Cruise
  428. New Podcast
  429. CAMM now accepting Tug Boat Captains