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