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Wheelhouse Weekly – January 23rd, 2018

January 24th 2018

Volume 23… Number 4… Jan. 23, 2018 STORIES COVERED In This Issue: Maritime Unions Tell Congress: “To Be Ready in Wartime, Our Fleet Needs Support in Peacetime” DOT Drug Testing Expanded to Include Semi-Synthetic Opioids Advisories for Red Sea, Bab al Mandeb, Gulf of Aden, Arabian Sea, Indian Ocean and Gulf of Oman Also: Trump […]

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Wheelhouse Weekly – January 16th, 2018

January 17th 2018

Volume 23… Number 3… Jan. 16, 2018 STORIES COVERED In This Issue: OCEAN GIANT Heads to the South Pole Cost of Bringing Back Australian Tanker Crews Would Be Minimal, Union Says White House Plan to Freeze Federal Employees’ Pay Sparks Opposition in Congress Iranian Oil Tanker Sinks, Producing Large Oil Slick National Maritime Center Issues […]

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Wheelhouse Weekly – January 9th, 2018

January 9th 2018

Volume 23… Number 2… Jan. 9, 2018 STORIES COVERED In This Issue: Matson Plans End-of-January Sea Trials for CV KAMOKUIKI Crew of North Ferry’s MENANTIC Rescues Marina Worker From Frigid Waters of Shelter Island Sound Weeks Marine Welcomes New Hopper Dredge MAGDALEN Also: Two Corporations That Promised $1,000 Bonuses in Wake of Tax Cut Law […]

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Wheelhouse Weekly – January 2nd, 2018

January 3rd 2018

Volume 23… Number 1… Jan. 2, 2018 STORIES COVERED In This Issue: Military Sealift Command Accepts Delivery of New Expeditionary Fast Transport Vessel Under President Trump, Labor Relations Board Moves Quickly to Eliminate Obama-Era Rules Rep. Elijah Cummings: “White House Must Release Details of Plan to Slash Size of Federal Workforce” Fatal Workplace Injuries in […]

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Wheelhouse Weekly – December 26th, 2017

December 27th 2017

Volume 22… Number 52… Dec. 26, 2017 STORIES COVERED In This Issue: Holiday Greetings From MM&P U.S. Renews Maritime Alert on GPS Disruption Final Version of Tax Law Addresses Concerns Raised by Ports Congressman Steve Scalise Named “Champion of Maritime” Plus: “Remember the American Merchant Marine,” MM&P’s Mike Nickel Tells His Representative in Congress Also: […]

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Wheelhouse Weekly – December 19th, 2017

December 19th 2017

Volume 22… Number 51… Dec. 19, 2017 STORIES COVERED In This Issue: Holiday Greetings From MM&P Trump White House Plans to Freeze Federal Employee Pay in 2019, Cut Holidays MM&P Congratulates New President of Inland Boatmen’s Union Marina Secchitano 355 Ship Goal for U.S. Navy Is Approved As Part of Defense Legislation Tentative CWA Deal […]

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Wheelhouse Weekly – December 12th, 2017

December 13th 2017

Volume 22… Number 50… Dec. 12, 2017 STORIES COVERED In This Issue: The Maritime Labor Alliance United in Dispute With Pasha Bipartisan Group of Lawmakers Ask President Trump to Give Civilian Feds the Same 2018 Pay Raise as the Military Ports Voice Concerns Over GOP Tax Cut Legislation Shortage of State-of-the-Art Tugs Limits Number of […]

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Wheelhouse Weekly – December 5th, 2017

December 6th 2017

Volume 22… Number 49… Dec. 5, 2017 STORIES COVERED In This Issue: Federal Government Prosecuting Pasha for Unfair Labor Practices Associated With Two New Ships “Media Missed the Story on Puerto Rico Sealift,” Maritime Administrator Says International Maritime Organization’s Highest Honor to Houston Pilots McGee and Phillips World War II Mariner Congressional Gold Medal Bill […]

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Wheelhouse Weekly – November 28th, 2017

November 29th 2017

Volume 22… Number 48… Nov. 28, 2017 STORIES COVERED In This Issue: SEAMAN GUARD OHIO Crew to Be Freed From Indian Prison Awards for Environmental Excellence to MM&P-Crewed Vessels and MM&P-Contracted Companies In Accident Analysis, U.S. Navy Calls for Navigation Skills Program, “Such as MITAGS NSAP” Lost Sub Suffered Water Infiltration, Short Circuit, Argentine Navy […]

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Wheelhouse Weekly – November 21st, 2017

November 22nd 2017

Volume 22… Number 47… Nov. 21, 2017 STORIES COVERED In This Issue: MM&P Seeks Pay Boost for CIVMARS as Military Pay Raise Bill Heads to President Trump Navy League: “Thousands of Letters Sent to Congress in Defense of the Jones Act” Port Operators Say Pending Tax Bill Could Increase Infrastructure Development Costs Maersk Line Appoints […]

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