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