california


Saturday, July 9, 2022
Ports

California Truckers in Gig-Work Legal Limbo, Risking Supply Chains

By Augusta Saraiva and Ngai Yeung (Bloomberg) –About 70,000 truck owner-operators who form the bedrock of California’s transport industry are in

July 9, 2022
Total Views: 3878

Sunday, May 15, 2022
Offshore

Exxon Challenges California’s Denial Of Oil Trucking Permit

By Steve Gorman LOS ANGELES, May 13 (Reuters) – Exxon Mobil Corp has gone to court seeking to force local California government officials to

May 15, 2022
Total Views: 6054

Tuesday, November 23, 2021
Naval Base Ventura County, PORT HUENEME, Seabees
Navy

US Navy Opens California Seabee Base To Help Relieve LA Port Congestion

The U.S. Navy is opening facilities in Port Hueneme, California, which is located less than 100 miles north of the Port of Los Angeles. The opening is in

November 23, 2021
Total Views: 15488

Sunday, October 3, 2021
oil spill
Oil Spill

Major Oil Spill Washes Ashore In California

Update: Everything We Know About the Southern California Oil Spill Right Now By Jonathan Allen Oct 3 (Reuters) – A large oil spill off the California

October 3, 2021
Total Views: 2324

Thursday, July 29, 2021
offshore wind farm
Offshore

BOEM Advances Offshore Wind Leasing Process in California

The Bureau of Ocean Energy Management is moving forward with plans to advance offshore wind leasing off California’s coasts, part of the Biden

July 29, 2021
Total Views: 646

Sunday, July 25, 2021
Robert Gordon Sproul Scripps
Environment

Scripps Gets $35M From California To Build A Hydrogen-Powered Research Vessel

California has given Scripps Institute of Oceanography $35 million to design and build a new coastal research vessel. The project includes a hydrogen-hybrid

July 25, 2021
Total Views: 1470

Friday, December 7, 2018
msc ship at long beach port
Maritime News

MSC Pays $630,000 in Penalties for California Air Quality Violations

MSC Mediterranean Shipping Company S.A. has paid $630,625 in penalties to the California Air Resources Board for violating the Ocean-Going Vessel At-Berth

December 7, 2018
Total Views: 29

Wednesday, June 13, 2018
offshore wind farm
Maritime News

Floating Offshore Wind Farm Proposed for Central Coast California

One of the world’s leading offshore wind farm operators is making its entry in the North American wind market with a proposal to develop one of the the

June 13, 2018
Total Views: 26

Tuesday, May 15, 2018
port of Oakland
Maritime News

U.S. Judge Blocks Oakland Ban on Coal Export Terminal

By Joe Ryan (Bloomberg) — A federal judge struck down a local ban prohibiting companies from transporting coal though an Oakland, California, export

May 15, 2018
Total Views: 3

Tuesday, April 3, 2018
Offshore

United States’ First Floating Wind Farm Could Be Coming to Northern California

An offshore wind farm proposed for off the coast of Northern California could become the first in the United States to use floating wind turbines. On Tuesday,

April 3, 2018
Total Views: 99

Wednesday, February 7, 2018
oil platform southern california
News

California Move Meant to Challenge Trump’s Offshore Drilling Plan

By Sharon Bernstein SACRAMENTO, Calif., Feb 7 (Reuters) – California will block the transportation through its state of petroleum from new offshore oil

February 7, 2018
Total Views: 17

Wednesday, June 28, 2017
Cal Maritime Ship Golden Bear
Video

WATCH Lessons In Leadership From A Ship Cook

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0dT9-fThvkI   “You keep standing, no matter what, no matter how heavy the seas, no matter how deep the water. You

June 28, 2017
Total Views: 36

Thursday, December 15, 2016
offshore drilling rig
Maritime News

California Governor Calls for Permanent Ban on Offshore Drilling Off State

California Governor Jerry Brown is calling on President Barack Obama to use his authority to permanently ban new offshore oil and gas leasing in federal

December 15, 2016
Total Views: 29

Friday, August 12, 2016
Environment

Will California Approve Massive Offshore Wind Farm Project?

by Matt Weiser (The Guardian) The deep waters off the coast of California could become home to the country’s largest offshore wind energy project

August 12, 2016
Total Views: 70

Thursday, May 28, 2015
News

A Relic of California’s Oil Past Haunts State With Santa Barbara Spill

A pipeline the oil market had all but forgotten resurfaced like a painful memory last week, spilling 500 barrels of heavy oil into the Pacific

May 28, 2015
Total Views: 8

Wednesday, May 27, 2015
Maritime News

Environmentalists Cite Santa Barbara Oil Spill in Fight Against New Offshore Drilling Plan

Environmentalists urged California regulators on Wednesday to reject a proposed expansion of the only offshore drilling operation still permitted in state

May 27, 2015
Total Views: 3

Sunday, August 24, 2014
Maritime News

California Maritime Academy Confirms No Injuries or Significant Damage After Strong Bay Area Earthquake

The California Maritime Academy has confirmed no reports of injuries or significant damage after a 6.0 earthquake shook the Bay Area just north of the Vallejo

August 24, 2014
Total Views: 9

Friday, August 8, 2014
blue whale tail cetacean
Maritime News

Throttle Back and We’ll Make it Worth Your While

The massive container ships passing through the Santa Barbara Channel off the coast of Southern California will be paid a bonus of $2,500 per trip to slow

August 8, 2014
Total Views: 2

Monday, August 19, 2013
Ports

Port of Long Beach Reports Air Quality Improvements

Port eliminates 81% of diesel air pollution, marking the 6th consecutive year of air quality improvements in the harbor

August 19, 2013
Total Views: 9

Tuesday, August 13, 2013
hoegh inchon
News

Maritime Shipping Firms Fined for Violating California Emissions Regs

The California Air Resources Board (ARB) announced they have levied fines against three maritime shipping firms for failing to switch from heavy fuel oil to

August 13, 2013
Total Views: 6