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2018

PRODUCTION COMPANY SEEKS MARINER FOOTAGE OF STORMS AT SEA

December 11th 2018

Keo Films, a television production company based in the United Kingdom, is reaching out to MM&P members in the context of a documentary it is developing for National Geographic on storms at sea. The producer of the show, Katherine Wootton, is interested in the unique perspective of men and women who work on the water, […]

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Wheelhouse Weekly – December 11th, 2018

December 11th 2018

Volume 23… Number 50… Dec. 11, 2018 STORIES COVERED In This Issue: Production Company Seeks Mariner Footage of Storms at Sea New Issue of MM&P Magazine Now Online Attention Mariners Preparing to Take U.S. Coast Guard Exams International Labor Organization Adopts New Minimum Monthly Wage for Seafarers Maersk Aims To Be Carbon Neutral by 2050 […]

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2018 November-December MM&P Magazine Available Now!

December 10th 2018 ,

Download current issue: November-December 2018 The Master, Mate & Pilot is published 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. The magazine is in PDF format, and you will need Adobe Acrobat Reader to open it. You can […]

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MATSON’S DANIEL K. INOUYE ARRIVES IN HAWAII

December 5th 2018

The Matson ship, named in honor of Hawaii’s senior U.S. senator, was on its maiden voyage as part of the company’s regular service connecting the U.S. mainland and Hawaii. MM&P officers, who crew all Matson’s vessels, were at the helm of the new ship. The DANIEL K. INOUYE is the first of four new vessels […]

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CHAMBER OF SHIPPING ENVIRONMENTAL ACHIEVEMENT AWARDS TO MM&P-CREWED SHIPS

December 5th 2018

A number of MM&P-crewed vessels have received certificates of environmental achievement from the Chamber of Shipping of America (CSA). Among the MM&P employers whose ships have been recognized for 2018 are American Ship Management, AMNAV Maritime Services, Marine Transport Management, Matson, Moran, Patriot Contract Services and Reinauer. The MV EDWIN H. GOTT and the MV […]

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Wheelhouse Weekly – December 4th, 2018

December 5th 2018

Volume 23… Number 49… Dec. 4, 2018 STORIES COVERED In This Issue: Government Watchdog Agency, Citing Importance of U.S. Fleet, Calls for Completion of National Maritime Strategy Chamber of Shipping Environmental Achievement Awards to MM&P-Crewed Ships Matson’s DANIEL K. INOUYE Arrives in Hawaii Rep. Sam Graves to Lead Republicans on House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee […]

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U.S. ARMY CORPS OF ENGINEERS READIES TO BUILD NEW SOO LOCK

November 28th 2018

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) announced Monday that it is moving forward with plans to build a new Soo Lock. The Corps issued a statement saying that it has formally allocated $32 million in the current fiscal year for the design and construction of the project. Construction will take place in Sault Ste. […]

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Wheelhouse Weekly – November 27th, 2018

November 28th 2018

Volume 23… Number 48… Nov. 27, 2018 STORIES COVERED In This Issue: Kudos to Sandy Hook Pilots’ Boat Crews for Recovery Operation in Extreme Weather U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Readies to Build New Soo Lock Congressman John Garamendi: “Jones Act Essential to U.S. Economy and War Fighting Capacity” Tensions High on Black Sea After […]

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