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2015

Wheelhouse Weekly – Dec.29, 2015

December 30th 2015

Volume 20 . . . Number 52. . . Dec. 29, 2015 STORIES COVERED In this issue: Happy Holidays! Maritime Security Program Funding Boost Helps Ensure U.S. Sealift Needs Are Met, ILA President Says “Harbor Pilots Face New Challenges as Ships Get Bigger,” Wall Street Journal Reports Federal Highway Administration Re-Establishes U.S.-Flag Cargo Preference Requirement […]

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Wheelhouse Weekly – Dec. 22, 2015

December 22nd 2015

Volume 20 . . . Number 51. . . Dec. 22, 2015 STORIES COVERED In this issue: MM&P Holiday Closing Schedule President Obama Signs Funding Boost for Maritime Security Program Overcapacity Continues to Exert Downward Pressure on Shipping Rates Labor News: U.S. Labor Secretary Tom Perez Cites American Automakers as Example of Benefits of Collective […]

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Wheelhouse Weekly – Dec. 15, 2015

December 16th 2015

Volume 20 . . . Number 50. . . Dec. 15, 2015 STORIES COVERED In this issue: MM&P Holiday Closing Schedule Maritime Labor Alliance Supports Workers at Delta Western Fuel Terminal More Attacks on Jones Act Expected in 2016, Says Hawaii State AFL-CIO The Master, Mate & Pilot Magazine Now Online Also: Unions Urge Australia […]

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2015 November & December MM&P Magazine

December 14th 2015

The Master, Mate & Pilot The Master, Mate & Pilot is published six times a year by the International Organization of Masters, Mates & Pilots (MM&P). The articles in the magazine are copyrighted by MM&P. For reprint permission, contact the MM&P Communications Office: communications@bridgedeck.org. Download current issue: November-December 2015 NOTE: Internet Explorer users may experience errors […]

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Wheelhouse Weekly – Dec. 8, 2015

December 9th 2015

Volume 20 . . . Number 49. . . Dec. 8, 2015 STORIES COVERED In this issue: CMA CGM to Purchase APL Parent Neptune Orient Lines Export-Import Bank Reauthorization Signed Congressman Garamendi: “Energy Transport Impacts Security” Also: Huffington Post Staff Is Largest Digital News Group to Form a Union International News: Trade Deal That Would […]

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Wheelhouse Weekly – Dec. 1, 2015

December 2nd 2015

Volume 20 . . . Number 48. . . Dec. 1, 2015 STORIES COVERED In this issue: More Containerships Idled as Trade Slows Maritime Security Program Funding Increase Signed Into Law Unions Strengthen Economies and Democracies, IMF Study Finds Sen. Patty Murray Honored for Strong Support of U.S. Maritime International News: Australia’s Maritime Unions Cheer […]

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Wheelhouse Weekly – Nov. 24, 2015

November 25th 2015

Volume 20 . . . Number 47. . . Nov. 24, 2015 STORIES COVERED In this issue: MM&P Holiday Closing Schedule APL Parent Company NOL in Buyout Talks New Study Finds Excessive Dependence on Foreign-Flag Ships Puts U.S. at Risk of “Sea Strangulation” On the Deep Ties Between the Strength of the Transportation Sector and […]

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Wheelhouse Weekly – Nov. 17, 2015

November 17th 2015

Volume 20 . . . Number 46. . . Nov. 17, 2015 STORIES COVERED In this issue: MM&P Holiday Closing Schedule Senate Passes Defense Bill With Increase in Maritime Security Program Per-Ship Stipend MM&P Members and Friends Honored at Admiral of the Ocean Sea Awards Ceremony International Transport Workers’ Federation Statement on Paris Attacks Also: […]

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