Monday, September 7, 2015
Maritime News

London International Shipping Week Kicks Off With LSE Opening

  London International Shipping Week was kicked off Monday with the opening of the London Stock Exchange Monday by Shipping Minister Robert Goodwill MP and Commodore Richard W Dorey MA...

September 7, 2015
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Thursday, July 9, 2015
News

BBC Broadcaster Emily Maitlis to Moderate London International Shipping Week Flagship Conference

London International Shipping Week 2015 (LISW15) is delighted to announce that Emily Maitlis, Presenter of BBC Newsnight and the News Channel, is to moderate the official LISW15 flagship conference, taking...

July 9, 2015
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Thursday, July 3, 2014
Blog

Visit the Liberty Ship S.S. JOHN W. BROWN

Still looking for something to do this Independence Day weekend? The S. S. JOHN W. BROWN is one of two still operational Liberty ships from World War II and was launched...

July 3, 2014
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Tuesday, October 22, 2013
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News

Europort Captures Global Industry Mood

Two weeks before the doors open at Europort, Rotterdam, organiser Ahoy is finalising arrangements for the event that promises to provide a benchmark for the ‘state of the global maritime...

October 22, 2013
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Monday, October 14, 2013
Blog

Shore Leave: Maritime Film Fest 2013, NYC

The Maritime Film Festival was founded by esteemed sailor and artist, Andrew (PORK) Poneros, amongst others. In a broad sense, the annual festival aims to explore the human legacy of...

October 14, 2013
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Thursday, October 3, 2013
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Press Releases

Europort 2013 Reaches Beyond Technology Frontiers

Shipping’s need to squeeze maximum value out of available assets is finding sharp focus, as the global maritime and offshore industries gather in Rotterdam for Europort 2013 on November 5-8....

October 3, 2013
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Tuesday, September 24, 2013

World’s Largest Ship on Display in Copenhagen

More than 42,000 members of the public have already signed up to tour the world's largest ship in Copenhagen, Denmark.

September 24, 2013
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Thursday, May 30, 2013
Press Releases

UK Hydrographic Office Brings Free ECDIS Workshop to Hong Kong

(Press Release) The United Kingdom Hydrographic Office (UKHO) is bringing its renowned ECDIS workshop to Hong Kong next week. This free workshop will present the ‘Admiralty Guide to policy and...

May 30, 2013
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Saturday, March 16, 2013
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Remembering our Fallen Coast Guard Shipmates and their Families

By Ryan Erickson I still remember the first time ME1 (formerly MK1) Sean Lawler called me up to tell me about this guy who decided he was going to run...

March 16, 2013
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Friday, September 7, 2012
Maritime News

In Case You Missed It: SMM-Hamburg Wrap-Up

The biennial SMM-Hamburg conference, known as one of the maritime industry’s leading trade fairs and considered by many a “must attend” event, has once again come to a close in Hamburg, Germany....

September 7, 2012
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Monday, August 20, 2012
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News

Caribbean Nations Come Together for Conference on Offshore Deepwater Spill Response

HOUSTON – Caribbean nations will come together for the first time to specifically address emergency response protocols for offshore deepwater drilling activities at the One Caribbean – One Response conference...

August 20, 2012
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Tuesday, June 5, 2012
Maritime News

Energy Efficiency Focus Fuels New Shipping Strategies on First Day of Posidonia 2012

As persistent high oil prices and the burden of increased regulatory compliance have rendered energy management strategy development crucial for fleet owners worldwide, the shipping industry is on the verge...

June 5, 2012
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Wednesday, February 29, 2012
Maritime News

Time to Get Down to Business at Shipping 2012

19 days from today, maritime industry professionals from around North America, and in fact the world, will be converging on Stamford, Connecticut for one of the most important business development...

February 29, 2012
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Monday, August 1, 2011
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An American warship attacks Libyan pirates… circa 1801.

(US Naval History and Heritage Command) Exactly 210 years ago today, during the First Barbary War, the schooner Enterprise, commanded by Lieutenant Andrew Sterett, encountered the Barbary corsair Tripoli west...

August 1, 2011
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Friday, June 24, 2011
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Vessel Information Sharing Can Save Fuel

The following article originally appeared on MDA.gov, a resource of the National Maritime Domain Awareness Coordination Office, which is responsible for coordinating efforts within the U.S. government to promote the...

June 24, 2011
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Tuesday, June 21, 2011
Blog

Today is World Hydrography Day!

Today, June 21st, is World Hydrography Day, a day to recognize our ocean surveyors.  Check out this video from Mary Glackin, NOAA’s Deputy Under Secretary, as she explains how hydrography...

June 21, 2011
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Monday, May 23, 2011
Maritime News

“What’s Next?”: Nor-Shipping conference looks for answers

The news item is from the 2011 event visit gCaptain’s NorShipping 2013 page for information on the next event. Nor-shipping 2011, one of the premier events for the European maritime...

May 23, 2011
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Friday, May 13, 2011
Maritime News

National Maritime Day Dinner and AMVER Awards Honor Seafarers and Recognize Voluntary Rescue Participants

Stories of heroism on the seas abound. Seafarers going to extraordinary lengths to aid their own, ships diverting their course in order to rescue “those in peril on the sea.”...

May 13, 2011
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Thursday, May 5, 2011
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GL Noble Denton, Fassmer, USMMA & Wilhelmsen Party – OTC 2011

Germanischer Lloyd, Fassmer, USMMA & Wilhelmsen hosted a party at this week’s Offshore Technology Conference in Houston. The party was well attended by global leaders within the maritime sector of...

May 5, 2011
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Tuesday, April 26, 2011
Maritime News

Young Maritime Industry Environmental Group Celebrates Accelerated Growth

While Earth Day was being celebrated around the world, a young maritime industry led agency added to the festivities by announcing it now has over 100 members.  The North American...

April 26, 2011
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