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Wheelhouse Weekly – November 15, 2016

November 16th 2016

Volume 21 . . . Number 46. . . Nov. 15, 2016 STORIES COVERED In This Issue: BP Chartered Ships in North Sea Called “Example of Modern Day Slavery” U.S. Maritime Coalition Urges Congress to Act on Export-Import Bank Pirates Kidnap Six Mariners Near Base of Abu Sayyaf Terror Group Also: Honeywell Lockout Continues Into […]

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Wheelhouse Weekly – November 8, 2016

November 9th 2016

Volume 21 . . . Number 45. . . Nov. 8, 2016 STORIES COVERED In This Issue: It’s Election Day: Stand With Candidates Who Support Maritime Labor Trade Deal Opposed by Canada’s Maritime Unions Is Signed U.S. Maritime Coalition Urges Congress to Act on Export-Import Bank USA Maritime Website, Facebook Page, Up and Running Job […]

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Wheelhouse Weekly – November 1, 2016

November 2nd 2016

Volume 21 . . . Number 44. . . Nov. 1, 2016 STORIES COVERED In This Issue: U.S.-Flag Maritime Industry Salutes Masters, Mates & Pilots; Awards to President Don Marcus, MM&P-Crewed Ships The Cost-Benefit Analysis for “Autonomous Ships” Just Doesn’t Pan Out Also: Ex-Im Bank Is a Critical Source of Cargo for the U.S.-Flag Fleet: […]

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Wheelhouse Weekly – October 25, 2016

October 26th 2016

Volume 21 . . . Number 43. . . Oct. 25, 2016 STORIES COVERED In This Issue: MM&P Welcomes New Affiliate: Panama Canal Tugboat Captains’ Union MM&P and IBU Call on State of Alaska to Hold Public Hearings on Alyeska Outsourcing Deal Russian Fleet, Shadowed by Royal Navy, Sails Down Coast of Britain Pirates in […]

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Wheelhouse Weekly – October 18, 2016

October 19th 2016

Volume 21 . . . Number 42. . . Oct. 18, 2016 STORIES COVERED In This Issue: Big Win for MM&P Navy Pilots in Hard-Fought Legal Case USS MASON Responds to Missile Attacks by Houthi Rebels Kirby Tug Grounds and Sinks, Leaking Fuel Into Protected Waters of Inner Passage Second Flag-of-Convenience Ship Detained in Australia […]

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Wheelhouse Weekly – October 12, 2016

October 12th 2016

Volume 21 . . . Number 41. . . Oct. 11, 2016 STORIES COVERED In This Issue: Crew of SEAMAN GUARD OHIO Begins Third Year in Prison in India Jones Act Protects U.S. Maritime Interests, Customs Official Says Pilot Is Killed in Boarding Accident in Port of London Remembering Thomas J. Mackell Jr., a Champion […]

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2016 September – October MM&P Magazine Available Now

October 5th 2016 ,

Download current issue: September – October In this issue of the magazine: Jones Act “essential” to protecting the homeland, security expert says; some thoughts on autonomous ships; MM&P United Inland Group employer Westar Marine celebrates 40-year anniversary; decline in union membership nationwide costs non-union workers $3,000 year in lost earnings; MM&P members at New York […]

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Wheelhouse Weekly – October 4, 2016

October 5th 2016

Volume 21 . . . Number 40. . . Oct. 4, 2016 STORIES COVERED In This Issue: Congress Approves Funding for Maritime Security Program Category 4 Hurricane Hits Haiti, Heading for Cuba and East Coast of U.S. Labor Groups Protest Treatment of Hanjin Crews, Denied Shore Leave in Seattle New Issue of The Master, Mate […]

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Wheelhouse Weekly – September 27, 2016

September 27th 2016

Volume 21 . . . Number 39. . . Sept. 27, 2016 STORIES COVERED In This Issue: Maersk Group Will Split Into Two Divisions MARAD Announces New Medal for Somalia Operations MM&P-Crewed USNS SPEARHEAD in Multinational Maritime Exercise Staten Island Ferry Reports Big Jump in Number of Riders Plus: Celebrate Oktoberfest With Labor 411 Important […]

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Wheelhouse Weekly – September 20, 2016

September 21st 2016

Volume 21 . . . Number 38. . . Sept. 20, 2016 STORIES COVERED In This Issue: Congress Sinks U.S.-Flag Fleet: Ends Jones Act, Maritime Security Program, Cargo Preference Important Notice: MMC Limitations Plus: New Washington State Ferry Christened Challenger in Alaska Congressional Race Fights to Defend MM&P and IBU Jobs Maersk Plans Vessel Swap-Out […]

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