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2018

2018 JUNE-JULY MM&P MAGAZINE AVAILABLE NOW!

July 12th 2018 ,

Download current issue: June – July 2018 In this issue: — U.S. Supreme Court rules against working families; — Nautilus says new fuel standards will save mariners’ lives; — America salutes merchant mariners on Maritime Day; — fight continues for U.S.-flag role in energy exports; — lawmakers call on Trump administration to enforce cargo preference laws; — […]

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Wheelhouse Weekly – July 10th, 2018

July 11th 2018

Volume 23… Number 28… July 10, 2018 STORIES COVERED In This Issue: 87th MM&P Regular Convention Underway MM&P-Crewed Research Vessel Will Be Sold, U.S. Says New Issue of The Master, Mate & Pilot Now Online Owners of “Unseaworthy Ship” Arrested in Australia Also: After Threats From Iran, U.S. Says Navy Stands Ready to Protect Freedom […]

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Wheelhouse Weekly – July 3rd, 2018

Volume 23… Number 27… July 3, 2018 STORIES COVERED In This Issue: 87th MM&P Regular Convention July 9-11 Also: Supreme Court Rules Against Public Sector Unions in Fight Over “Fair Share” Fees Matson Christens First of Two New Aloha Class Ships CIVMARS Represented by MM&P Receive 1.67 Percent Pay Boost Tragic Accident: Two Die During […]

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Wheelhouse Weekly – June 26th, 2018

June 26th 2018

Volume 23… Number 26… June 26, 2018 STORIES COVERED In This Issue: Day of the Seafarer 2018 Judge in Australia Rules in Favor of Longshore Union in Strike Penalty Case Sad News: Pilot Dies in Tragic Accident in Port of Corpus Christi Remembering CMA CGM Founder Jacques R. Saadé, 1937-2018 Also: Transportation Labor Backs Bill […]

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CREW OF USNS TRENTON SAVES 41 MIGRANTS OFF COAST OF LIBYA

June 20th 2018

The crew of the Military Sealift Command (MSC) expeditionary fast transport vessel USNS TRENTON participated in a massive rescue mission on June 12, pulling 41 people to safety after their inflatable raft overturned and then caring for them on board the ship for days while Italy debated with other European countries over where the refugees […]

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Wheelhouse Weekly – June 19th, 2018

June 20th 2018

Volume 23… Number 25… June 19, 2018 STORIES COVERED In This Issue: Crew of USNS TRENTON Saves 41 Migrants Off Coast of Libya National Defense Authorization Act Would Provide Full Funding for MSP Federal Employee Unions Go to Court to Block White House Executive Orders New Paris MoU Report Downgrades U.S. Ships From “White List” […]

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Wheelhouse Weekly – June 12th, 2018

June 13th 2018

Volume 23… Number 24… June 12, 2018 STORIES COVERED In This Issue: International Longshoremen’s Association Reaches Contract Agreement With East and Gulf Coast Ports Unions Slam Panama Canal Authority Plan to Further Cut Tug Crewing Levels Lawmakers Call on Trump Administration to Enforce Cargo Preference Laws Chamber of Shipping of America Recognizes Ships and Crews […]

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Wheelhouse Weekly – June 5th, 2018

Volume 23… Number 23… June 5, 2018 STORIES COVERED In This Issue: Nautilus to Shipowners: “Don’t Delay New Fuel Standards” Senators Demand Administration Halt Plans to Close Offices of Federal Labor Relations Agency Also: CNO Pilot Rich Willette Notches 4,000th Ship News for MM&P Members: Protect Your Jobs – Action Needed – PCF Needs Your […]

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Wheelhouse Weekly – May 29th, 2018

Volume 23… Number 22… May 29, 2018 STORIES COVERED In This Issue: Rep. Garamendi and Sen. Wicker Introduce Bipartisan U.S.-Flag Initiative Maritime Security Program Funding Advances ITF and IDC Pledge Support for ILA Members in Philadelphia Panama Canal Update: Panama Canal Tug Captains File Suit Over Safety Risks Job Opportunities: Hapag Lloyd Seeks Permanent Chief […]

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Wheelhouse Weekly – May 22nd, 2018

Volume 23… Number 21… May 22, 2018 STORIES COVERED In This Issue: America Salutes Merchant Mariners on National Maritime Day President Donald J. Trump’s Official Maritime Day Proclamation Representative Rob Wittman Receives Propeller Club’s “Salute to Congress” Award Protect Your Job: Take Action Now! Also: Turkish Shipowner Says Explosion Aboard Bulker Was Missile Strike Maritime […]

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