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