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