Wednesday, June 15, 2022
Friday, May 6, 2022
Maritime Historian Slams US Navy Over Bonhomme Richard Fire Report
In this episode, maritime historian Sal Mercogliano explores the timeline and issues behind the July 12, 2020 fire onboard USS Bonhomme Richard in San Diego,
Tuesday, May 3, 2022
Did An American Truck Driver Change Ocean Shipping Forever?
In this episode of What is Going on With Shipping, gCaptain contributor Sal Mercogliano, discusses the 66th anniversary of the sailing of the SS Ideal X with
Monday, May 2, 2022
Sunday, April 24, 2022
Sunday, March 13, 2022
Thursday, March 10, 2022
Watch: Hawaii Naval Bunker Tank Closure And The Jones Act Explained
As gCaptain reported early this week, US Secretary of Defense Lloyd Austin announced that Hawaii’s Red Hill bunker storage depot, the world’s
Sunday, February 27, 2022
Thursday, February 24, 2022
What Does Russia’s Invasion of Ukraine Mean for Global Shipping?
Sal Mercogliano, host of What’s Going on With Shipping, is joined by the CEO of gCaptain, John Konrad, to discuss the impact of the Russian invasion of
Wednesday, February 23, 2022
Sunday, February 6, 2022
Why Is The US Merchant Marine So Rusted And Broken?
After World War II the United States had the largest and newest fleet of deepwater commercial ships in the world. World trade has roughly doubled every tens
Saturday, January 29, 2022
Watch: Why The Zig-Zag Search And Rescue Pattern is Genius
This week Destin Sandlin’s highly popular Smarter Everyday channel on YouTube is kicking off a new US Coast Guard series with this video about the
Sunday, January 23, 2022
Watch Lego Masters Build The World’s Most Complicated Ship
Back in 2013 Samsung Heavy Industries launched the world’s most complicated ship, Shell Prelude, a 93 metres high behemoth designed to draw gas from
Saturday, January 8, 2022
Sunday, October 31, 2021
When Your Dog Is Happy To See You After A 102 Day Deployment
ALAMEDA, CA, UNITED STATES Coast Guard Cutter Munro (WMSL 755) crewmember Petty Officer 2nd Class Kurt Chlebek, a boatswains mate, is greeted by his dog after
Saturday, October 16, 2021
“THE RIG.”, Your Family’s Next Vacation Destination?
Riyadh, KSA-The Public Investment Fund (PIF) announced today the launch of “THE RIG.”, a new tourism project. Inspired by offshore oil platforms, “THE
Sunday, October 10, 2021
New York Premiere of ‘Hell or High Seas’ At The Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum
Hell or High Seas follows U.S. Navy veteran Taylor Grieger and writer Stephen O’Shea as they embark on the adventure of a lifetime — sailing around Cape
Saturday, October 9, 2021
Sunday, September 19, 2021
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