Wednesday, December 30, 2020
Monday, November 30, 2020
Wednesday, September 2, 2020
Wednesday, October 23, 2019
Tuesday, March 5, 2019
Monday, March 19, 2018
Deja Vu All Over Again
By Captain George Livingstone – Some of you may recall another phrase, “Call me Cassandra”. The term, originating in Greek mythology is used when valid warnings or concerns are either...
Wednesday, January 3, 2018
2018 The State Of Maritime
By Captain George Livingstone (Editorial) As we enter 2018 what is the state of the international maritime industry? The Cruise ship industry is booming, building incredibly big ships along with...
Wednesday, November 8, 2017
Ships: A Risky Business
By Captain George Livingstone – One of the worst storms I ever recall was a winter day off the coast of Oregon. We were transiting northbound with a loaded Salt barge when...
Monday, August 21, 2017
Tuesday, June 27, 2017
Friday, June 23, 2017
Tuesday, June 20, 2017
COLREGs – Give Way or Stand On
by Captain Grant H Livingstone Part Two out of Three Part articles on COLREGS. Are some professional mariners unintentionally violating COLREGS in a conscientious effort to avoid close quarters situations...
Monday, June 19, 2017
Friday, March 17, 2017
Why Gender Diversity Matters Aboard Ships
By Captain George Livingstone The United Nation’s has declared the month of March as International Women’s Month so it seemed right to review the subject of women in marine transportation for...
Monday, January 30, 2017
Tuesday, October 15, 2013
Sailors Unions Defend Greenpeace Crew
By Bruce Vail, Working hand-in-glove, two unions of merchant seafarers in several countries are agitating for the release of the Arctic 30, a multinational group of officers, crew, activists and journalists seized...
Wednesday, September 5, 2012
The US Merchant Marine Academy’s Silent Ally
Editor’s Note: On Friday the New York Times published an investigation into alleged troubles at the US Merchant Marine Academy. The following is a response from gCaptain’s founder, John Konrad, who was quoted in the...
Monday, July 25, 2011
Monday, October 4, 2010
Effecting Change in the Workplace
How many of you are completely happy with your job? Or, happy with the way your company operates? Or even the relationships you have with your coworkers? Have you ever...
Tuesday, March 24, 2009