Monday, November 23, 2020
Saturday, November 21, 2020
Tuesday, November 17, 2020
Forbes Challenges The Biden Administration To Act Now On Maritime Appointments
by John Konrad (gCaptain) In August 2017 President Trump swore in Rear Adm. Mark H. Buzby as MARAD Administrator, the top civilian maritime position in the United States. In the...
Monday, November 2, 2020
Bill Gates Launches A Nuclear Ship Battery Partnership
It’s been over sixty years since the first (and last) US-flagged nuclear-powered cargo ship set sail but, if Bill Gates has his way, the ocean may soon be filled with...
Wednesday, September 23, 2020
Tuesday, September 22, 2020
This Is How Important Articles About The Maritime Industry Are Researched And Written
by John Konrad (gCaptain) Today at 05:15 after waking up, after adjusting the heat, after donning a warm wool sweater, after grinding my favorite beans, after french pressing a pot,...
Friday, January 3, 2020
How strong is your favorite knot? MIT Scientists Invent New Rope Fibers To Study Knots
How secure is your favorite knot? “Although knots have been around for thousands of years,” says applied mathematician Vishal Patil of MIT, “not much is known about why they...
Thursday, November 28, 2019
Saturday, April 6, 2019
gCaptain Extends Military Discount To Hospital Ship Crews, The Ready Reserve Fleet and Merchant Marine Veterans
Since launch gCaptain has proudly honored all students, teachers, and military, including Coast Guard and Military Sealift Command crew members, with a full 20% discount off all gCaptain Merchandise. Last month...
Wednesday, April 3, 2019
Thursday, November 22, 2018
Wednesday, July 11, 2018
Hapag-Lloyd Investor Confirms Approach from CMA CGM, Says Takeover Should Go Other Way Around
By Mike Wackett (The Loadstar) – One of Hapag-Lloyd’s largest shareholders has brushed off an approach by CMA CGM for merger talks. Any such deal could create the largest container shipping...
Wednesday, June 13, 2018
An Alarming Number Of Shipping Companies Are Banning Knives, Here’s How To Stop Them
by Capt. John Konrad (gCaptain) A disturbing and dangerous trend is growing offshore. Despite overwhelming evidence that knives are essential to the safety of life at sea, shipping companies are...
Tuesday, May 22, 2018
Sunday, May 20, 2018
Sailors Team Up With Fort Schuyler To Offer STCW Like Training To Boaters And Kids
By John Konrad (gCaptain) The International Convention on Standards of Training, Certification and Watchkeeping for Seafarers (STCW), revolutionized training in the maritime industry by giving mariners hands on and practical safety training....
Tuesday, May 1, 2018
Monday, April 23, 2018
Wednesday, April 18, 2018
JUST IN! Women’s Clothing & gCaptain Mother’s Day Items
Mother’s Day is fast approaching. Click HERE to view our collection of Women’s clothing or Here for nautical jewelry and be sure to order now for delivery by Mother’s Day.
Friday, April 6, 2018
gCaptain Winter Clearance Sale, 25% Off All Winter Items
Click HERE to view all gCaptain winter items currently on sale!
Thursday, December 21, 2017
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