Wednesday, May 30, 2018

Ever wanted to own an ex-military ship? Now you can

Ever wanted to own an ex-military ship? Well, now’s your chance. GraysOnline, Australia’s leading online industrial auctioneer is currently selling three vessels via un unreserved online auction. A Fleet training...

May 30, 2018
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Sunday, May 6, 2018

What is OPA 1990?

This article was contributed by Safe Harbor Pollution Insurance On March 24, 1989, Exxon Valdez, an oil tanker, struck a reef while traversing through Prince William Sound and spilled nearly...

May 6, 2018
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Tuesday, April 24, 2018

Pingle: Your Credential Mate – Organize your licenses and certificates, set reminders and eliminate expiration anxiety.

Pingle is a free platform for Maritime Professionals to manage their credentials and book training courses. Organize your licenses and certificates, set reminders and eliminate expiration anxiety. Do you have a Pingle Profile?

April 24, 2018
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Tuesday, March 27, 2018

What is a Vessel Response Plan and What to Do in The Event of a Spill

Contributed by Safe Harbor Oil spills are rare, but when they do occur, they’re devastating. Although those who make their livelihood at sea hope to never have to experience an...

March 27, 2018
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Wednesday, March 21, 2018

FLIR Technology Keeps One of Canada’s Largest Container Ports Safe and Secure

FLIR M400 Marine Thermal Night Vision “On the Job” with Prince Rupert Port Authority The Port of Prince Rupert in British Columbia is Canada’s second largest container port and North...

March 21, 2018
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Friday, March 9, 2018

2x Australian Shipbuilding Industries ASD Tugs for Sale

GraysOnline, Australia’s leading online industrial auctioneer is currently selling two 1986 ASD Tugs (Coongan and Conunna) built by Australian Shipbuilding Industries via expressions of interest. Both tugs are located in...

March 9, 2018
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Wednesday, February 14, 2018

10 Things To Look For In a Vessel Pollution Carrier

When the stakes are this high, you want to be confident that you’ve chosen the best vessel pollution insurance for your own protection and peace of mind. Here are 10...

February 14, 2018
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Monday, December 11, 2017

3 Hurricanes 24 Books Plus One Maritime Thriller

by R.E. McDermott (Sponsored) I remember sitting in a ship’s lounge some years back, watching a blow-dried weatherman on TV, standing in front of a map of the US East...

December 11, 2017
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Tuesday, November 21, 2017

What Merchant Mariners See In You

It seldom occurs to surface warriors to consider how they are viewed by U.S. civilian merchant mariners, despite almost constant interactions. In light of recent events in the Seventh Fleet,...

November 21, 2017
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Friday, October 27, 2017

Notice of Re-Opening of Bidding for M/V SEA HUNTER

In re: Coastal Marine Management, LLC d/b/a Boston Harbor Shipyard and Marina v. M/V SEA HUNTER, (O.N. 598425), her engines, tackle, apparel, appurtenances, etc., in rem, et al., Civil Action...

October 27, 2017
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Monday, October 16, 2017
LNG bunkering vessel

SUNY Maritime To Host LNG Bunker Conference

Next month SUNY Maritime College will host a conference, LNG: Not just a cargo. The conference will include presentations and panel discussions about LNG bunkering. “For years, shipping companies have...

October 16, 2017
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Monday, September 25, 2017

“Sea Hunter” 240 ft Salvage Ship For Sale by Marshall’s Auction [Sponsored]

“Sea Hunter”, 240 LOA, 41′ beam, is for sale by auction. This massive, superbly equipped ship, with ample offices, work spaces and accommodations, is equipped with a powerful A Frame...

September 25, 2017
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Wednesday, July 26, 2017

Marine Accidents: The importance of effective investigators

By Graham Wilson, Senior Lecturer in Accident Investigation The importance of investigating and learning from marine incidents to improve safety is well known and regularly reported. The recent success of...

July 26, 2017
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Tuesday, July 11, 2017
modern shipwreck

Don’t Hire a Lemon: 5 Key Tips For Hiring a Workboat Is the worlds largest publicly available database of workboats available for hire. During the course of their operations, they have seen some complications arise between vessel suppliers and...

July 11, 2017
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Tuesday, June 6, 2017

5 facts about the SEAANGEL AIS FLARE ECO, an AIS MOB device by FT-TEC USA Corp [Sponsored]

Going out on the sea is fun and is one of the most favored recreational pass times. So with a pleasant day in mind, only few people are willing to...

June 6, 2017
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Tuesday, April 11, 2017

Don’t Miss Out: Only Six Weeks Until Inland Marine Expo

The Waterways Journal is counting down the days until its fourth annual Inland Marine Expo (IMX) for the inland and intracoastal marine transportation industry. The event will take place May...

April 11, 2017
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Tuesday, April 4, 2017

Inland Marine Expo Releases Schedule of Events, Moves to “The Dome” for 4th Annual

  The Waterways Journal is gearing up for its fourth annual Inland Marine Expo (IMX) for the inland and intracoastal marine transportation industry. The event will take place May 22-24...

April 4, 2017
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Tuesday, March 28, 2017

When enough is enough: switching from failure-prone jacketed HMPE ropes to non-jacketed ropes with Dyneema® SK78

At what point do you say “Enough!”? For BW Fleet Management (BW FM), that moment came when seven mooring lines failed on a single vessel during a berthing operation in...

March 28, 2017
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Wednesday, March 15, 2017

Five Facts I Did Not Know About the San Francisco Bar Pilots

By Captain Allen Garfinkle Back in the day, there was much that was mysterious to me about the pilots who joined my ship as we sailed in and out of...

March 15, 2017
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Tuesday, February 7, 2017

Mooring ropes with Dyneema® show minimal wear after six years in service on VLCC

Excellent reliability and durability in securing operations. Only with Dyneema® With the shipping industry focusing on improving safety and effective VLCC operations, Cosco Dalian, a world leader in crude oil...

February 7, 2017
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