Thursday, August 19, 2021

MARAD Designates New Marine Highway Projects

The U.S. Maritime Administration (MARAD) has announced the designation of six new Marine Highway Projects and a new Marine Highway Route under the America’s Marine Highway Program (AMHP). The AMHP...

August 19, 2021
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Monday, May 24, 2021

MARAD Announces Nearly $11 Million in Grants for America’s Marine Highways

The U.S. Department of Transportation’s Maritime Administration (MARAD) announced today the availability of grants providing $10,819,000 in funding for the America’s Marine Highway Program (AMHP). The nation’s marine highways are...

May 24, 2021
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Sunday, March 28, 2021
New York Mega Containership

New York’s Ever Given Crisis Is Bigger Than Egypt’s But Buttigieg Sits Silent

The cost of the mega containership Ever Given blocking Suez Canal traffic exceeds $9B a day but the cost of bringing these ships into poor and highly populated cities like...

March 28, 2021
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Friday, September 4, 2020
Inland Waterway Barge ZULU 2

Why We Need To Rethink Inland Waterways

Op-Ed by Antoon Van Coillie (Blueline Logistics) A tsunami is gathering pace that  will overwhelm the inland waterway transport industry in Europe over the next 10 to 15 years, and will...

September 4, 2020
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Wednesday, July 31, 2019
mississippi shipping
Maritime News

MARAD Designates New Marine Highway Projects

The U.S. Department of Transportation’s Maritime Administration (MARAD) has announced the designation of nine Marine Highway Projects and a Marine Highway Route, helping shift the transportation of cargo and people...

July 31, 2019
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Sunday, June 2, 2019

Short Sea Distribution Featured In Sunday New York Times

Today’s New York Times features Harbor Harvest’s first SSEADIS – Short Sea Distribution – Vessel. What if there were a way to reduce delays by diverting cargo and transporting it...

June 2, 2019
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Friday, September 28, 2018
Short Sea Shipping In Germany

After Decades Of Failure I Am Confident Short Sea Shipping Will Return To The USA. Here’s Why.

  Today’s episode of The REAL gCaptain Podcast was recorded in the wake of the Blue Highway Conference hosted by SUNY Maritime College.  We report on major work being done...

September 28, 2018
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Wednesday, August 1, 2018
Truck Traffic on a bridge
Maritime News

Conference Hopes To Respark US Marine Highways

Roads around the New York metro area, and up and down many parts of the East Coast, are increasingly congested. The congestion increases air pollution, leads to poor roads, and...

August 1, 2018
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Thursday, December 1, 2011

Marad Unveils New Ship Designs

The U.S. Maritime Administration today released a report detailing new designs for shipping vessels specifically engineered for America’s Marine Highways.  Marad says the production of the efficient and environmentally-friendly vessels...

December 1, 2011
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Thursday, July 7, 2011

Entrepreneur Envisions Marine Highway [COLUMN]

This column is brought to us by Al’s Emporium, written by Dow Jones Newswires columnist Al Lewis, offers commentary and analysis on a wide range of business subjects through an...

July 7, 2011
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Monday, May 9, 2011

Maritime Industry ‘Sail-In’ calls at 161 Congressional offices

Building on the success last year’s inaugural event, the second annual Maritime Industry Congressional ‘Sail-In’ May 4 drew more than 180 industry representatives and accomplished visits to more than 161...

May 9, 2011
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Wednesday, April 6, 2011

Secretary LaHood Argues Case of Better Transportation Use of America’s Coasts, Waterways

Sends Report to Congress on America’s ‘Marine Highways’ WASHINGTON – U.S. Transportation Secretary Ray LaHood has released a report which will serve as a roadmap to the future in creating...

April 6, 2011
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