Friday, May 15, 2015

Ship Incident Rate Steady Despite New Technology – Why?

“Of all the systems on board a vessel, a human being is the most complex, and perhaps the most difficult one to integrate into a system of safer transportation.” -Tracy...

May 15, 2015
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Wednesday, August 20, 2014
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Top 10 Ways to Fail at a Job Interview

By Matt Fuhrman After observing the results of 5,000+ interviews and analyzing the patterns of who gets hired and who does not, here are the top 10 ways candidates have failed...

August 20, 2014
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Friday, May 2, 2014
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The Scuttlefish Interviews gCaptain CoFounder

gCaptain’s favorite marine oceans blog, TheScuttleFish, interviewed gCaptain cofounder John Konrad about leadership, passion and his love for the ocean. Here’s an excerpt: “When you’re out in the middle of the...

May 2, 2014
Total Views: 2

Thursday, April 24, 2014
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Rob Almeida Discusses Korean Ferry Sinking with CCTV

CCTV America spoke with gCaptain’s Rob Almeida on the sinking of the South Korean ferry, Sewol. In his interview he shares his thoughts on the fateful decisions that were and...

April 24, 2014
Total Views: 2

Sunday, March 30, 2014
Maritime News

Interview: Inmarsat Maritime President Frank Coles On Using ‘Big Data’ in Shipping

While at the Connecticut Maritime Association conference in Stamford, Connecticut last week, one of the common threads tying many of the discussions together was that of “big data,” something which...

March 30, 2014
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Thursday, February 27, 2014

WATCH: MV Albedo Captain Discusses 2010 Hijacking

Here's an interview from The Seamen's Church Institute with the captain of the MV Albedo which was hijacked by Somali pirates in November 2010.

February 27, 2014
Total Views: 14

Thursday, October 10, 2013

INTERVIEW: The Growth of Technology in Marine Salvage with Titan’s Captain Rich Habib

Titan Salvage's Managing Director, Captain Rich Habib, talks about emerging technology, the Costa Concordia parbuckling and keeping it old school.

October 10, 2013
Total Views: 45

Monday, June 17, 2013

Gerry Wang: “Deals in Pipeline”

Gerry Wang, CEO of Seaspan, says the industry is in the very early innings of the increase in container volumes, standing firmly by his prediction of a seven percent increase in 2013.

June 17, 2013
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Thursday, May 30, 2013
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Big Business and Even Bigger Ships…An Interesting Year for Dockwise CEO André Goedée

While at the Offshore Technology Conference in Houston this year, I reconnected with Dockwise’s CEO, André Goedée for follow-on chat from our interview in 2012. Here’s what he had to...

May 30, 2013
Total Views: 4

Wednesday, May 1, 2013
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US Gas Exports Mean More LNG Carriers for Nakilat [INTERVIEW]

In 2004, Qatar was expanding their production trains of liquefied natural gas and founded Nakilat, the critical transportation link in Qatar’s global LNG value chain, and now the largest owner...

May 1, 2013
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Thursday, April 25, 2013

Interview with Kathleen Eisbrenner, CEO of Next Decade and Founder of Excelerate Energy

In the business of liquefied natural gas (LNG), there are few people on this planet who are moving bigger pieces of the puzzle around than LNG-entrepreneur Kathleen Eisbrenner. I had...

April 25, 2013
Total Views: 21

Wednesday, April 3, 2013
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gCaptain Exclusive: Interview with Tom Boardley, Marine Director at Lloyd’s Register

While at the Connecticut Maritime Association Conference in Stamford, Connecticut, I met up with Tom Boardley, Marine Director at Lloyd’s Register.   Headquartered in London, Lloyd’s Register (LR) is the...

April 3, 2013
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Monday, March 25, 2013
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Teekay CEO Peter Evensen: Ski Bum Turned Ship Finance Wizard

At the Connecticut Maritime Association conference last week in Stamford, Connecticut, I sat down with Peter Evensen, President and CEO of Vancouver-based Teekay Corporation (NYSE:TK).  RA: Where are you from...

March 25, 2013
Total Views: 25

Friday, February 1, 2013
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Maersk Group CEO on Chinese Imports – Most Dynamic Trade Development in the World [INTERVIEW]

In an interview with CNN, Maersk Group CEO Nils Anderson discusses the ever-changing, and difficult world of global shipping and the newly evolving Chinese import trade which he comments as being, “the most...

February 1, 2013
Total Views: 3

Thursday, November 22, 2012

Maersk Still Plans to Maintain Top Market Share Within Shipping Biz [INTERVIEW]

Maersk made some comments recently that indicated they may be moving away from the shipping business, however Group CEO Nils Anderson makes it 100% clear in this interview with CNN...

November 22, 2012
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Friday, November 2, 2012

Interview with Captain Walbridge of the Bounty

Captain Robin Walbridge and the crew of the Bounty made a port call in Belfast, Maine this past August and gave a very telling interview with one of the local...

November 2, 2012
Total Views: 18

Tuesday, October 16, 2012
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Interview with Henrik Uhd Christensen, CEO of VIKING Life-Saving Equipment

While in Hamburg, Germany last month I sat down with Henrik Uhd Christensen, the Chief Executive of VIKING Life-Saving Equipment, a familiar brand to many who work on ships and offshore...

October 16, 2012
Total Views: 16

Thursday, September 27, 2012
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Engineering News

A Few Minutes with Tom Kirk from the American Bureau of Shipping [INTERVIEW]

Amid the throngs of maritime professionals from around the world and the huge expanse of the 2012 SMM Hamburg conference, I sat down with the American Bureau of Shipping’s Director...

September 27, 2012
Total Views: 7

Wednesday, September 26, 2012
Engineering News

Wärtsilä’s Sigurd Jenssen Discusses Scrubber Technology and Environmental Compliance [INTERVIEW]

While at the SMM Hamburg conference a few weeks ago, I met up with Sigurd Jenssen, Director, EGC at Wärtsilä Environmental Solutions Tell me a bit about yourself and what you...

September 26, 2012
Total Views: 4

Thursday, June 28, 2012

Teekay’s Kenneth Hvid Talks Diversification [INTERVIEW]

During Marine Money Week 2012, gCaptain’s Rob Almeida met up with Kenneth Hvid, Chief Strategy Officer and Executive Vice President of Teekay Corporation. Here’s what he had to say: With...

June 28, 2012
Total Views: 4