Wednesday, September 19, 2012
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Press Releases

Maersk, NOAA, SUNY Maritime College and the American Salvage Association Recognized For Marine Environment Protection Efforts

Clay Maitland, Founding Chairman of the North American Marine Environment Protection Association (NAMEPA), announced the recipients of NAMEPA’s 2012 Marine Environment Protection Awards.  Maersk is the winner of the Corporate...

September 19, 2012
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Thursday, June 28, 2012
Press Releases

Clay Maitland Named to Board of Glacier Society

Clay Maitland, managing partner of International Registries LLC (which administers the Marshall Islands ship registry, the world’s third largest), Founding Chairman of  the North American Marine Environment Protection Association (NAMEPA),...

June 28, 2012
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Saturday, January 7, 2012
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Shipping’s “Tin Ear”

– by Clay Maitland In two months, the great, the good, and the not-so-great-or-good will gather at the annual three-day Jamboree of the Connecticut Maritime Association (CMA).  One of the...

January 7, 2012
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Monday, January 2, 2012

Symbols of US Maritime Decline

By Clay Maitland, Our government’s present inability to land a cargo of gasoline via a U.S.-flagged vessel in icebound Nome, Alaska, symbolizes the shortage of foresight of our maritime policy...

January 2, 2012
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Wednesday, December 21, 2011

King’s Point – A Heritage Worth Saving

By Clay Maitland Every year, the cadets and faculty of the U.S. Merchant Marine Academy hold a dinner, known as the Battle Standard.  It commemorates the cadets who have lost...

December 21, 2011
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Sunday, December 11, 2011
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“Clean Seas Are Good Business”

SHANGHAI, CHINA— At a recent Senior Maritime Forum held in conjunction with Marintec China 2011, Clay Maitland called for marine environment protection as “an essential strategy for corporate risk management”. ...

December 11, 2011
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Thursday, October 13, 2011

Ferry Fuel Of The Future: Will LNG Fly?

By Michael Grey, “It will never work because there is no infrastructure!” I wonder how many times these words, or their 19thcentury equivalents, were spoken by sailing ship owners...

October 13, 2011
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