Friday, February 27, 2015
Oil Spill

History’s 10 Most Famous Oil Spills

[contextly_sidebar id=”5GVXqgNlEi8QHDtIGThHHMGcbhQb0Tlg”]Have you ever been curious about history of oil spills? Or wonder what was the most famous or the largest oil spill in history? Do you know all the facts...

February 27, 2015
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Tuesday, December 17, 2013
Interesting

Top 20 Most Viewed Maritime Stories of 2013 [LIST]

2013 was a wild year, with a lot of anticipated highs and some unexpected lows in the maritime world. Here is a look back at the top 20 stories that got you clicking

December 17, 2013
Total Views: 27

Saturday, January 7, 2012
Interesting

Container Shipping Companies – The Ten Largest Visualized

UDPATED: January 2012 The data visualization above represents the worlds 10 largest container shipping companies by TEU capacity. WORLD TEU CAPACITY: 15,899,687 For those who prefer more traditional data we...

January 7, 2012
Total Views: 63

Friday, December 30, 2011
Blog

gCaptain’s TOP TEN Articles of 2011

2011 has been a crazy year in the maritime and offshore industry and I think this years top ten list is proof to that.  Since the list is by number...

December 30, 2011
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Tuesday, March 22, 2011
Blog

Top 5 Worst Japan Tsunami Videos

It’s said that video can capture the words of a nation, which is why we bring you the top maritime photos from the tsunami that has stricken Japan. Tsunami At...

March 22, 2011
Total Views: 2118

Monday, March 21, 2011
Japan Tsunami - Ship On Seawall
Blog

Japan Tsunami Photos – Top 10 Photos Of Maritime Disaster & Recovery

It’s said that a photo speaks a thousand words, which is why we bring you the top maritime tsunami photos from the earthquake that struck Japan. A man cycles by...

March 21, 2011
Total Views: 223

Wednesday, December 15, 2010
Blog

Journal of Commerce ranks Top 40 Container Lines

The Journal of Commerce has just released it’s rankings of the Top 40 Container Lines by import and export volumes based on data from the first nine months of 2010. ...

December 15, 2010
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Sunday, June 6, 2010
maritime security

10 More Anti-Piracy Weapons For Use In Somalia

Click to read Part 1 of this Post: 10 Anti-Piracy Weapons For Use In Somalia   Last year gCaptain brought you Anti-Piracy Weapons – Top 10 For Future Use In...

June 6, 2010
Total Views: 191

Friday, April 2, 2010
USCG

Top 10 Recent Failures Of The USCG – Part 2

In the continuation of my article “Top 10 Recent Failures Of The USCG – Part 1” here is a list of the remaining modern-day failures: Periodic Review Of Offshore Licenses...

April 2, 2010
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Wednesday, March 31, 2010
USCG

Top 10 Recent Failures Of The USCG – Part 1

After making my decision to pursue a life at sea and accept an invitation to study in Annapolis my father said, “The Navy practices while the Coast Guard gets the...

March 31, 2010
Total Views: 82

Friday, October 30, 2009
Interesting

Top 10 iPhone Apps When You Are Adrift At Sea!

Here is a great list of useful iPhone Apps from gCaptain’s author on everything DP, Sean Hogue.  You can find the original of this along with some all the latest...

October 30, 2009
Total Views: 109

Tuesday, October 6, 2009
Photo

Fireboat Photos – Top 10 Fire-Boat Photos

To help promote our newly launched FireBoat Forum we write this post showing the Top 10 Fireboat Photos.  Most are from Flickr so be sure to click on the photo...

October 6, 2009
Total Views: 47

Thursday, April 16, 2009
Uncategorized

Top 10 Most Popular Pages at USCG.MIL

The US Coast Guard brings us their 10 most popular pages. 1. Merchant Mariner Documentation (MMD) / Standards for Training Certification & Watchkeeping (STCW) / National Maritime Center (NMC) 2....

April 16, 2009
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Tuesday, December 23, 2008
USCG

USCG’s Top 10 Videos of 2008

Yesterday, the U.S. Coast Guard announced the release of its top 10 video compilation for 2008 that highlights the service’s operations during a year marked by record cocaine seizures and...

December 23, 2008
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Wednesday, October 15, 2008
Uncategorized

10 Things To Know Before Boarding an “Unsinkable” Ship

Mental Floss brings us “Ship Happens – 10 Things To Know Before Boarding an “Unsinkable” Ship“: So, on that note, today is the 96th anniversary of the sinking of the Titanic. Yes,...

October 15, 2008
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