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Wednesday, October 23, 2013
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Job Opportunities Abound in the Maritime and Offshore Industry

Here are the latest 25 of 310 jobs currently posted on the gCaptain Job Board as of 23 October 2013. If you are an employer and interested in using gCaptain

October 23, 2013
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Monday, July 22, 2013
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Into the Storm – The Final Days and Decisions on Bounty

Drivers always slow down and rubberneck at car accidents, don’t they?  Like me, you may have caught yourself complaining about the practice and

July 22, 2013
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Thursday, May 23, 2013
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Bulk Trade-Off: Blood for Money in Indonesia

On February 17th of this year, the Harita Bauxite sank off Cape Balinao in the South China Sea. Of the twenty-four men aboard, only nine survived. The sea can

May 23, 2013
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Sunday, May 12, 2013
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Hansen and HMS Bounty Organization Sued for $90 Million

The official USCG and NTSB reports on the sinking of Bounty aren’t out yet. Even so, the lawyers for Claudene Christian’s mother (also named

May 12, 2013
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Wednesday, May 8, 2013
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Update: Trevor Wilson Rescued Again (Video of Rescue)

In 2000, Trevor Wilson made an attempt at a lifelong dream. This morning, the 72 year old sailor and author of the book "Sailing Alone Across The Atlantic"

May 8, 2013
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Tuesday, April 16, 2013
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The Cost of Rescue: Why Carnival Shouldn’t Pay and the U.S. Shouldn’t Accept

Should people pay for rescue when it's their fault?

April 16, 2013
Total Views: 321

Friday, April 5, 2013
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Security Zone Violation Disrupts Houston Ship Channel

It seems like the VTS in Houston is working as advertised. You can’t just drive wherever you want down there without getting a visit from the local

April 5, 2013
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Tuesday, March 26, 2013
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Contractors to the Rescue

The U.S. Bristow Group announced today that the United Kingdom has awarded its British affiliate a new contract to provide civilian Search and Rescue services

March 26, 2013
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Tuesday, January 29, 2013
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You Asked for It, Here You Go… gCaptain’s Demographical Data from 2012

Per the request of one of our Facebook followers last night, here’s where gCaptain visitors came from in 2012… gCaptain is the top-visited maritime

January 29, 2013
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Saturday, November 24, 2012
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VIDEO: New World Speed Sailing Record = 59.38 knots

This unbelievable video shows the VESTAS Sailrocket 2 smashing the sailboat speed record with an ‘outright speed’ record of 59.38 knots.  

November 24, 2012
Total Views: 406

Monday, October 1, 2012
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The Deep – Based on a True Story of One Man’s Survival

Based on an astonishing true incident that took place on the frigid seas off Iceland in 1984, The Deep fashions a modern-day everyman myth about the sole

October 1, 2012
Total Views: 678

Sunday, September 2, 2012
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gCaptain’s 2012 Readership Survey

Hey folks, it’s that time of the year again and we need a quick favor. Unlike a lot of other news companies in our industry, we don’t require

September 2, 2012
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Wednesday, July 25, 2012
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Power of the Ocean – Huge Waves and Heavy Seas | 3 Incredible Videos

In the words of the great John Bossie “Mother Nature and the Sea are extreme forces that must be respected at all times.” Here are some videos that

July 25, 2012
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Friday, July 20, 2012
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Ship Photo of the Day – Container Ship in San Francisco Bay

photo by, Timothy Konrad Container Ship passing by San Francisco,

July 20, 2012
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Saturday, August 6, 2011
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Top 10 gCaptain Posts Of The Week.

Welcome to this weeks edition of “In Case You Missed It…”, a series that highlights gCaptain’s top 10 news items of the week. In this

August 6, 2011
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Wednesday, August 3, 2011
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Don’t miss the latest headlines – gCaptain Offers New Subscription Options

Many of you already know that gCaptain’s maritime newsletter reaches nearly 7,000 readers daily with the latest maritime & offshore headlines PLUS

August 3, 2011
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Tuesday, June 21, 2011
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We need your help: Take the gCaptain Readership Survey

This past year at gCaptain we’ve seen an unsurpassed growth of the site.  In fact, we just recently logged out 5,000th fan on facebook and are now

June 21, 2011
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Friday, June 3, 2011
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In case you missed it… Top News Stories of The Week

Welcome to this weeks edition of “In Case You Missed It…”, a new series posted every Friday that highlights the weeks top 10 news items on

June 3, 2011
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Friday, May 13, 2011
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In Case You Missed It… Top 10 News Items of The Week

Welcome to this weeks edition of “In Case You Missed It…”, a new series posted every Friday that highlights the weeks top 10 news items on

May 13, 2011
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Thursday, May 12, 2011
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gCaptain Now Available On The Kindle

In writing my book, Fire On The Horizon, I was surprised to find that, despite being roughly the same price, many gCaptain readers preferred the kindle edition

May 12, 2011
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