In Case You Missed It… Top 10 News Items of The Week

Welcome to the inaugural edition of “In Case You Missed It…”, a new series posted every Friday that highlights the weeks top 10 news items on  In this series, we will also have a look at the latest jobs posted to the gCaptain Job Board, and the latest discussions going on in the gCaptain Forum. Enjoy!

Top Ten News Items of The Week:

  1. Changes to medical processing at the National Maritime Center
  2. US Shrinks Size Of Possible Wind Power Lease Off Massachusetts Coast
  3. Horizon Lines Gets Break On Charter Payments From CSX
  4. USCG gives DNV nod for Passenger Ship Safety Certificates
  5. ABS Provides Comprehensive Guidance for Drilling Systems
  6. US Coastal-State Governors Form Offshore Drilling Coalition
  7. Cable Laying Ship ‘Ile de Sein’ Recovers Air France Flight 447 Voice Recorder
  8. USS Carl Vinson Buries Bin Laden At Sea
  9. GL Noble Denton Publishes New BOP Certification Guidelines
  10. Army transfers civilian crewed joint high speed vessels to Navy

New jobs posted by:

Talk on the Forum: 22 new discussions on the Forum this week!

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