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2018

Wheelhouse Weekly – April 10th, 2018

April 11th 2018

Volume 23… Number 15… April 10, 2018 STORIES COVERED In This Issue: Three MLL Ships Report Loss of GPS Signals in Vicinity of Port Said, Suez Canal Construction of New Matson Ships Underway “MM&P Members Adamantly Oppose MSC’s Two-Year Crewing Proposal,” Says Government Fleet Representative Randi Ciszewski Plus: New Autonomous Shipping Company in Norway Bucks […]

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Wheelhouse Weekly – April 3rd, 2018

April 3rd 2018

Volume 23… Number 14… April 3, 2018 STORIES COVERED In This Issue: Maritime Security Program Funding: With 2018 Appropriations Assured, Focus Shifts to FY ’19 International Longshoremen’s Association and USMX Report Significant Progress on Six-Year Extension Agreement After West Virginia Teachers Win Pay Rise, Educators in Other States Prepare to Walk Out Job Opportunity: Relief […]

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SUNY MARITIME TO RECEIVE FUNDS FOR NEW TRAINING SHIP

March 29th 2018

The government spending legislation approved last week includes $300 million for SUNY Maritime to build a new National Security Multi-Mission Vessel to replace the EMPIRE STATE VI. SUNY Maritime President Rear Adm. Michael Alfultis told the college community in a letter that the new vessel will be delivered in time for the 2022 summer sea […]

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Wheelhouse Weekly – March 27th, 2018

March 28th 2018

Volume 23… Number 13… March 27, 2018 STORIES COVERED In This Issue: Kudos to Officers and Crew of MAERSK KENSINGTON for “Job Well Done” Congress Approves Full FY ’18 Funding for Maritime Security Program, Food for Peace SUNY Maritime to Receive Funds for New Training Ship Maritime Alert: U.S. Issues Alert on GPS Interference in […]

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Wheelhouse Weekly – March 20th, 2018

March 22nd 2018

Volume 23… Number 12… March 20, 2018 STORIES COVERED In This Issue: Officers and Crew of MAERSK KENSINGTON Safe After Fighting Fire in Cargo Hold U.S.-Flag Fleet Heads to Congress to Advocate for American Ships and Crews U.S. Maritime Agencies Too Often Asked to “Do More With Less,” Key Legislators Say Jones Act the Linchpin […]

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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 In this issue: public sector unions under attack in the courts, in Washington, D.C.; Weeks Marine welcomes new hopper dredge MAGDALEN; crew of North Ferry MENANTIC rescues man from icy waters of Shelter Island Sound; Military Sealift Command accepts delivery of USNS CITY OF BISMARCK; new Chief Mate […]

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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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