Piracy Poll: Who Is Most At Risk?

It has now been six months since the International Maritime Organization published Best Management Practices for Protection against Somalia Based Piracy which told ship owners how to deter pirate attacks. Yet ships are still being taken. Why? To help answer this question gCaptain would like to ask the shipping community: Which vessels are in the most danger of being taken by … [Read more...]

We need your help: Take the gCaptain Readership Survey

This past year at gCaptain we've seen an unsurpassed growth of the site.  In fact, we just recently logged out 5,000th fan on facebook and are now recording hundreds of thousands of unique visitors per month.  This is great, but we want to (and can) do better! To continue to make gCaptain.com the best website serving the professional maritime and offshore industries, we want … [Read more...]