Monday, September 27, 2021
Ports

Maersk Says Port Congestion and Supply Chain Bottlenecks to Persist Through Year-End

China’s October Golden Week, Christmas and Chinese New Year will bolster strong demand for container shipping for the last quarter of 2021. But port congestion, especially in the US and...

Tuesday, October 20, 2009
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Wednesday, August 8, 2007
Offbeat

Rescue At Sea – Lego Life Saved

A daring rescue at sea was performed by tourists at the Dutch resort of Zandvoort yesterday. The efforts began when a large orange head was observed floating towards the beach....

August 8, 2007
Total Views: 3

Tuesday, August 7, 2007
Uncategorized

Power from the Sea

Taiwan just announced that they will start work on a project that will generate electric power through the use of ocean current. So how are they going to go about...

August 7, 2007
Total Views: 0

Interesting

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August 7, 2007
Total Views: 1

Uncategorized

India Considers Barring Old Ships

The Indian government is considering a law barring ships over 25 years of age from docking in the country’s ports. The Economic Times of India tells us: The government is...

August 7, 2007
Total Views: 1

Monday, August 6, 2007
Uncategorized

Skyway Bridge Accident And Collapse – May 9, 1980, Tampa Florida

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xMjBGLxMdP4 In light of the Minnesota bridge collapse I wanted to share the mayday called immediately following the Skyway Bridge Collapse on May 9th 1980. The Transcript from the Mayday...

August 6, 2007
Total Views: 1277

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Sunday, August 5, 2007
Video

Ship Simulator 2008

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4eM_azpF_54 Ship Simulator is a revolutionary simulation game that puts players at the helm of some of the most varied and detailed ships to be found at sea. Players will...

August 5, 2007
Total Views: 163

Saturday, August 4, 2007
gCaptain

Ask a Maritime Expert. Response Guaranteed

Need background information for your newspaper, blog, research paper…? Need help with your job search, career plans, maritime training, coast guard licensing….? We are trying a new feature at gCaptain;...

August 4, 2007
Total Views: 1

Lifesaving Incidents

Video of the ‘Mangaorean Titanic’

The ship ‘DenDen’, or as local residents have nicknamed her ‘The Mangaorean Titanic’, was an early story covered by gCaptain in articles titled: “Ship Aground off Indian Coast” and “Captain...

August 4, 2007
Total Views: 2

Interesting

Artist Attacks – ISPS Scare Aboard The Queen Mary 2

This must be the week of the unusual submarine. We have discovered Chinese subs on Google maps, luxury submarines for the uber-rich, and news of Russia using mini-subs to claim...

August 4, 2007
Total Views: 4

Friday, August 3, 2007
Weather

BLUElink: Ocean forecasting Australia

The Australian Government launched a $15m project today that will deliver ocean forecasts for the waters off the cost of Australia. The project known as BlueLink will provide information on...

August 3, 2007
Total Views: 3


Friday, August 3, 2007
USCG

Coast Guard Licensing Changes At The NMC

By now you should know that all licensing requests by U.S. Mariners are routed through the Coast Guard National Maritime Center‘s new headquarters in West Virginia. The NMC’s Commanding officer,...

August 3, 2007
Total Views: 11

Wednesday, August 1, 2007
Uncategorized

Discover Maritime News

Here are some stories from our Maritime News Discoverer. Published Stories Ouch! Superyacht goes crash – from Practical Boat Owner magazine Rubber Ducks To End Epic Journey Italian Shipping Company...

August 1, 2007
Total Views: 0

Photo

Life Under The Antartic Ocean

Time has an amazing photo slideshow titled Life Under The Antartic Ice  

August 1, 2007
Total Views: 1

Interesting

One Million Lives Rescued by the United States Coast Guard

While we were celebrating our numbers and sending you to Robin Storm’s post on recent Coast Guard rescues yesterday the saviors of the sea were reaching their own, much larger,...

August 1, 2007
Total Views: 7

Tuesday, July 31, 2007
Uncategorized

Top 10 World’s Busiest Ports

There is more than one place in the world claiming to be the “World’s Busiest Port”. The main reason being there is no standardized means of evaluating port performance and...

July 31, 2007
Total Views: 385

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Tuesday, July 31, 2007
gCaptain

Updates and Rescue Links

In response to your overwhelming support of our site we have reached our goal of 100,000 views ahead of schedule and thus are investing in some new features. First on...

July 31, 2007
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Monday, July 30, 2007

If it’s Monday…

No longer are Mondays a day to dread. If you have a case of the Mondays then head over to Fred Fry’s Maritime Monday for links to the best maritime...

July 30, 2007
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gCaptain.com – 100,000 Pageviews and Counting!

July 30, 2007
Total Views: 1

Saturday, July 28, 2007
Ship Crashes Into Dutch House
Incidents

Get Some Sleep! Ship Accident Photo Of The Week

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July 28, 2007
Total Views: 16

Video

Panama Canal Expansion

(Timelapse video of a Panama Canal crossing) The expansion of the Panama Canal took a large stride forward this week when the Panama Canal Authority (ACP) officially awarded the first...

July 28, 2007
Total Views: 2