Monday, October 26, 2020
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Saturday, August 25, 2012
Anyone know this guy?
I think I might have run into this guy a bar in Rio a few years back, or perhaps it was at that tiki hut in Saipan… Anyone ever crossed...
Thursday, July 12, 2012
So You Want to Become a Mariner?
Reality Is Nothing Like The Dream By gCaptain.com Forum, So you got it somewhere in your head that a life at sea is for you. The constant adventure, interesting port...
Wednesday, September 22, 2010
Thursday, August 19, 2010
Thursday, July 8, 2010
Saturday, June 12, 2010
The Best Knives for the Pro-Mariner
I carry three things with me every time I go on deck. A Pelican Flashlight, Channel Locks and my knife. I have tried many and my absolute favorite knife is...
Wednesday, May 12, 2010
Sunday, June 21, 2009
Wednesday, May 20, 2009
Tuesday, February 3, 2009
Mariner Shortage – Your Opinions
Image via Flickr user OneEighteen Photostream While searching the web, I came across an article in the Chicago Tribune titled “Shipping Industry Runs Short of Mariners.” Here is a brief...
Tuesday, March 18, 2008
Saturday, February 16, 2008
Evolution Of Security – A Blog By TSA
In an unusual turn of events the TSA (United States’ Transportation Security Agency) has launched a blog! While the review on NPR‘s show “On The Media” was positive, with the...
Thursday, December 13, 2007
Wednesday, November 28, 2007
Protecting The World’s Rarest Whales
Drawing by Louise Jennison To help protect the highly endangered North Atlantic right whale population, NOAA Fisheries Service is reminding mariners that the start of calving (birthing) season begins Nov....
Saturday, November 24, 2007
American’s Marine Highway
I am pleased to report a significant amount of positive feedback from mariners when discussing new MARAD (Maritime Administration) initiatives. In addition to being on the forefront of new LNG...
Wednesday, November 14, 2007
Where is my license? NMC / REC Delay Chart
For those mariners awaiting license review at the Coast Guard’s National Maritime Center ( USCG NMC ) here’s a breakdown of the status of all applications. Capt. David Stalfort has...
Wednesday, October 31, 2007
Friday, October 26, 2007
Are Rising Salaries Enough To Retain Mariners?
In another excellent article, Maritime Executive‘s managing editor Joseph Keefe is dead on with his assessment of salary (find the article HERE) and working condition improvements in this tight labor...