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