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