May 22 is National Maritime Day, an observance to recognize the contributions and sacrifices made by America's Merchant Marine. However, it is also a time to reflect
Schlumberger announced its contribution of five scholarships to the American Association of Petroleum Geologists’ (AAPG) Outstanding Student Chapter Awards. Two
The Port of Los Angeles’ Trade Connect program has earned the nation’s highest honor for promoting American export trade.
The Port was among the 2013 honorees
US Coast Guard cadet training barque ‘Eagle’ completes its first week of the cadet summer training deployment in the Atlantic Ocean.
Eagle left its homeport in New London, Conn.
After teaching electrical safety for many years, one tends to understand the regulations, and the standards more than the average safety professional. We live them most every day.
Marine electronics specialist Maris AS has completed an ECDIS (electronic chart data information systems) technical training program to enhance support services
Maritime security specialist, Ambrey Risk, based in Hereford U.K., announced that the company has become Maritime Coastguard Agency Accredited, and can now offer STCW95 courses,
The Ministry of Defense in Oman has awarded Damen Shipyards Group a contract for the construction of a Sail Training Vessel (STV). The 87-metre square rigged, three-masted
The U.S. Merchant Marine Academy (USMMA) today announced that Gen. William M. Fraser III, Commander, U.S. Transportation Command (USTRANSCOM), has been chosen as
A&P Falmouth has launched an apprenticeship recruitment search to find raw talent in Cornwall (SW England).
The purpose of the scheme is to train and hone into
Warsash Maritime Academy will welcome the eighth scaled ship model to its fleet in May 2013.
It will be the first container ship to join the existing fleet
Sonardyne International Ltd. recently made a substantial donation to the Alton College Fundraising Appeal for a new Engineering and Design Technology Center. The
'Safety at Sea' focus of NAMEPA's National Maritime Day seminar at the Washington DC National Press Club.
The North American Marine Environment Protection Association
Safebridge, the Internet-based simulation training specialist, released its E-learning courseware for training and certification on the new ECDISPILOT Basic and Platinum models.
PC Maritime’s Navmaster ECDIS has been chosen by China Shipping Group to be fitted to 50 newbuild bulk carriers.
This large ECDIS fleet contract was negotiated
Academy demands that Alumni Association immediately vacate premises; court orders parties to work out details by end of business of Friday, May 10th.
The eviction of the U.
Maritime security company GoAGT Ltd. achieved Det Norske Veritas (DNV) accreditation for its Maritime Training Center located in Galle, Sri-Lanka.
For 40 years, Videotel has provided the maritime industry with training for seafarers on key important issues such as safety, legislation and technology.
During North American Occupational Health and Safety (NAOSH) week Seaspan welcomed Walter Gretzky on a tour of its Vancouver Shipyards.
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PortStar announces a 10-year National Partner License Agreement with AlliedBarton Security Services, the industry’s premier provider of highly trained security personnel,