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