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Wheelhouse Weekly – March 13th, 2018

March 13th 2018

Volume 23… Number 11… March 13, 2018 STORIES COVERED In This Issue: New Edition of The Master, Mate & Pilot Now Online Labor News: West Virginia Teachers Win 5 Percent Raise, End Strike International Longshoremen’s Association Resumes Contract Talks With USMX White House Seeks Labor’s Support in NAFTA Renegotiation Campaign Workers Join in Union as […]

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2018 January – February MM&P Magazine Available Now

March 7th 2018 ,

Download current issue: January – February 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: The magazine is in PDF format, and you will need Adobe Acrobat Reader to […]

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Wheelhouse Weekly – March 6th, 2018

March 7th 2018

Volume 23… Number 10… March 6, 2018 STORIES COVERED In This Issue: Autonomous Ships? “Not in My Lifetime,” Says Maersk CEO AFL-CIO Applauds White House Plan to Impose Tariffs on Steel and Aluminum Imports National Labor Relations Board Forced to Backtrack on Controversial Decision Plus: CNIC Tug Captains Are in the News Also: White House […]

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Wheelhouse Weekly – February 27th, 2018

February 28th 2018

Volume 23… Number 9… Feb. 27, 2018 STORIES COVERED In This Issue: 87th MM&P Regular Convention Call Supreme Court Debates Future of Public Sector Unions Protect Your Job: Take Action Now! Reuters: “U.S. Preparing to Intercept North Korea Sanctions Evaders” Navy Accepts Delivery of USNS HERSHEL “WOODY” WILLIAMS U.S. Issues Maritime Alerts on Piracy and […]

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Wheelhouse Weekly – February 20th, 2018

February 20th 2018

Volume 23… Number 8… Feb. 20, 2018 STORIES COVERED In This Issue: Administration’s Budget Would Slash Critical Maritime Programs Protect Your Job: Take Action Now! HORIZON SPIRIT Completes Puerto Rico Relief Mission 12th Expeditionary Fast Transport Ship Will Be Named USNS NEWPORT Labor Board Under President Trump Accelerates Pro-Business Overhaul of U.S. Labor Policy Mark […]

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February 16th 2018

The overwhelming majority of professional mariners responding to the Nautilus Federation’s survey on autonomous shipping say they disagree with the predictions of some equipment manufacturers that the first fully autonomous ships will be in service by 2020. Members of MM&P and 20 other Nautilus Federation affiliates in 16 countries responded to the survey, which was […]

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Wheelhouse Weekly – February 13th, 2018

February 14th 2018

Volume 23… Number 7… Feb. 13, 2018 STORIES COVERED In This Issue: “Little or No Chance of Commercially Viable, Unmanned Ships by 2020,” Nautilus Survey Respondents Predict Transportation Labor Says White House Infrastructure Proposal Falls Short MM&P’s Panama Canal Affiliate Protests Safety Risks Pirates Release Panama-Flagged Oil Tanker Coast Guard Update: New Option for Submission […]

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February 7th 2018

American President Lines has announced that it will replace the five C-11s in the Maritime Security Program (MSP) with newer vessels. Starting as early as May, the company says, the C-11s will be replaced with vessels from the CMA CGM international fleet. Details of the turnovers are still being finalized, but tentative dates have been […]

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Wheelhouse Weekly – February 6th, 2018

February 6th 2018

Volume 23… Number 6… Feb. 6, 2018 STORIES COVERED In This Issue: APL To Replace C-11s With Newer Ships TOTE Cancels Plans for U.S. Mainland-Hawaii Service Maritime Alert for Port of Aden, Yemen Panama-Flagged Oil Tanker Missing Since Friday in Gulf of Guinea Transportation Unions: “One-Person Freight Train Crews Are a Recipe for Disaster” In […]

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Wheelhouse Weekly – January 30th, 2018

January 31st 2018

Volume 23… Number 5… Jan. 30, 2018 STORIES COVERED In This Issue: New Maritime Advisory for Gulf of Guinea New Maritime Advisory for Sulu and Celebes Seas Los Angeles Times Journalists Vote 248-44 to Form Union Coast Guard Information: Position Vacancies at National Maritime Center Random Drug Testing Rate for 2018 MM&P Members: It REALLY […]

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