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2019 January-February MM&P Magazine Available Now!

February 19th 2019 ,

Download current issue: January-February 2019 In this issue: — crew of MV GREEN LAKE saves seven in car carrier fire; — MV CAPE HUDSON deploys in support of multinational training exercise; — MV OCEAN GIANT on supply mission to Antarctica; — another mariner dies on the Panama Canal as management continues to put profits before people; […]

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NeoPanamax Safe Practices: Profits Before People

February 4th 2019

As these pictures indicate, working conditions on the newly expanded Panama Canal are a disgrace. The Panama Canal Authority (ACP) spends thousands of dollars on public relations, but precious little on public safety. Mariners are dying as a result. The first mariner to die in the newly expanded Panama Canal was a tug deckhand in […]

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MM&P CONGRATULATES NEWLY ELECTED LEADERS OF PANAMA AFFILIATE

January 9th 2019

Members of MM&P’s affiliate in Panama–Unión de Capitanes y Oficiales de Cubierta (UCOC)—have elected a new leadership team. UCOC represents tugboat captains and associated vessel personnel who work on the Panama Canal. “The newly elected officers are dynamic and highly motivated,” said MM&P President Don Marcus. “They are ideally suited to protect their members in […]

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NMC, RECS, REMAIN CLOSED; COAST GUARD ANNOUNCES “MITIGATION MEASURES”

January 8th 2019

The National Maritime Center has released an update regarding mitigation efforts. “Merchant Mariner Credentials (MMC) (National Endorsements only) and Medical Certificates that expire in December 2018, January 2019, or February 2019 are extended as valid until April 30, 2019. Print the attached letter and carry it with your credential. • Additional Information (AI) letters, sent […]

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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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