Monday, February 4, 2019
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Seeking a Career Change? Three good reasons NOT to be a pilot!

Article by Allen Garfinkle, Executive Director – Board of Pilot Commissioners for the Bays of San Francisco, San Pablo, and Suisun What mariner hasn’t spent some of those long night watches at...

February 4, 2019
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Monday, January 21, 2019
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If You Only Had Your TOAR

I was sitting at the galley table having a safety meeting with my crew, when in walked our Port Captain. He greeted us and turned his attention to Darryl, my...

January 21, 2019
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Monday, January 14, 2019
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Cueria Law Firm, LLC, Announces Quarterly Maritime Training Scholarship for Gulf Coast Seamen

With over 25 years working in maritime injury law, Attorney Brent Cueria of Cueria Law Firm, LLC, knows seamen love the work they do in the Gulf Coast. When these...

January 14, 2019
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Monday, December 3, 2018
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What’s Behind the Door?

“Enhancing Security and Protection from the Inside-Out” The watertight door. A common sight on a vessel or rig at sea. Most would not think much about it, just something to...

December 3, 2018
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Friday, November 23, 2018
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Wood Charts – gCaptain’s Favorite High End Holiday Gift

Over the years we’ve shared dozens of amazing products – from gifts for the working sailor to small stocking stuffers – in our Holiday Gift Guides and we have received a few emails asking...

November 23, 2018
Total Views: 30

Thursday, November 8, 2018
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2x Ex Australian Navy Mine Hunter Ships with Conversion Plans For Sale

GraysOnline, Australia’s leading multi-channel eCommerce site is again selling a couple of ex-Australian Navy vessels via their online platform. This time, they have two Huon Class Mine Hunter Ships, HMAS...

November 8, 2018
Total Views: 451

Wednesday, October 31, 2018
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Watch Now On Demand: What you need to know about the new MEG4

  Update: If you missed the Live Webinar it’s not too late. You can watch now On Demand The maritime industry has always been concerned with safety. Developing mooring systems...

October 31, 2018
Total Views: 53

Wednesday, May 30, 2018
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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
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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
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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
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What is a Vessel Response Plan and What to Do in The Event of a Spill

Contributed by Safe Harbor http://safeharborpollutioninsurance.com 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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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“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
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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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