Tuesday, September 7, 2021
Wednesday, July 28, 2021
Crowley Awarded Contract to Manage Vessel Acquisitions for MARAD’s Ready Reserve Force
The U.S. Maritime Administration has awarded Crowley Maritime Corporation with a multi-year, $638 million Vessel Acquisitions Management contract. As the Vessel Acquisition Manager, Crowley will assist MARAD in acquiring and...
Tuesday, January 28, 2020
America’s Surge Sealift: What Are They Not Telling Us?
By Salvatore R. Mercogliano, Ph.D. – On January 22, 2020, the Inspector General (IG) for the Department of Defense released a declassified and redacted report, entitled, Audit of Surge Sealift Readiness...
Tuesday, December 31, 2019
Turbo Activation – A Sealift Surge, or just a Trickle?
By Salvatore R. Mercogliano, Ph.D. – In September, gCaptain reported on Turbo Activation 19-Plus, US Transportation Command’s largest peacetime exercise of the 61-ship surge sealift fleet. Initial assessments, gathered from...
Wednesday, October 9, 2019
Military Sealift Command Top Brass Discuss Turbo Activation
U.S. Military Sealift Command commanders overseeing the U.S Transportation Command’s recent turbo activation are providing new details about the large-scale “stress test” exercise involving dozens of reserve ships and hundreds of civilian mariners. Five...
Monday, September 23, 2019
Be the First
Join the 72,509 members that receive our newsletter.Have a news tip? Let us know.