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Wheelhouse Weekly – January 15th, 2019

January 16th 2019

Volume 24… Number 3… Jan. 15, 2019 STORIES COVERED Update on Federal Government Shutdown: Coast Guard Adds Medical Certificates to MMC Extension Transportation Unions Call for End to Shutdown Labor News: Thirty Thousand Los Angeles Teachers Out on Strike Important: Seattle Traffic Warning for PMI Students MM&P Plans Administrator Patrick McCullough on Prescription Drug Costs […]

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Wheelhouse Weekly – January 8th, 2019

January 9th 2019

Volume 24… Number 2… Jan. 8, 2019 STORIES COVERED Government Shutdown Continues: National Maritime Center, Regional Exam Centers, Remain Closed National Maritime Center Announces Shutdown Mitigation Measures Mariners Grapple With Shutdown Fallout Also in This Issue:: Crew of MV GREEN LAKE Saves Seven in Fire Aboard Car Carrier SINCERITY ACE MM&P Congratulates Newly Elected Leaders […]

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Wheelhouse Weekly – January 1st, 2019

January 2nd 2019

Volume 24… Number 1… Jan. 1, 2019 STORIES COVERED In This Issue: Happy New Year! Also: Government Shutdown Closes National Maritime Center, RECs President Trump Issues Executive Order Freezing Federal Workers’ Pay Government Employees Union Sues U.S. Over Shutdown Maritime Advisory on War in Yemen and Piracy Coast Guard Sets Random Drug Testing Rate Fishing […]

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Wheelhouse Weekly – December 25th, 2018

December 26th 2018

Volume 23… Number 52… Dec. 25, 2018 STORIES COVERED In This Issue: Holiday Greetings From MM&P Also: “Don’t Make Government Workers Political Pawns,” Transportation Unions Say Captain of Sunken Oil Tanker Ordered to Pay Massive Fine for 2002 Disaster News for MM&P Members: MM&P Federal Credit Union Celebrates Its 60th Birthday! Offshore Orientation Course at […]

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Wheelhouse Weekly – December 18th, 2018

December 18th 2018

Volume 23… Number 51… Dec. 18, 2018 STORIES COVERED In This Issue: Holiday Greetings From MM&P “Don’t Balance the Budget on the Backs of Working Families,” Transportation Unions Say Historic Victory for Striking Charter School Teachers in Chicago Greek Shipping Companies Guilty of Illegal Oil Discharges USCG News: Coast Guard Seeks MERPAC Members Coast Guard […]

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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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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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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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Wheelhouse Weekly – November 20th, 2018

November 21st 2018

Volume 23… Number 47… Nov. 20, 2018 STORIES COVERED Holiday Greetings: Happy Thanksgiving! Coast Guard News: Coast Guard Requests Comments on Draft Merchant Mariner Medical Manual Important Reminder on Filling Out Application for a TWIC Also in This Issue: Asia’s Top Seafaring Nations Call for “Fair Treatment of Seafarers” in the Event of a Maritime […]

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