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Wheelhouse Weekly – February 18th, 2020

February 19th 2020

Volume 25… Number 7… Feb. 18, 2020 STORIES COVERED Maritime Advisory: Authorities Warn of Mines in Southern Red Sea, Maritime Boundary Between Saudi Arabia and Yemen In This Issue: Alaskans Protest Draconian Cuts to Ferry System, End of Service to Local Communities International Unions Seek Meeting With Panama Canal Administrator Over Tug Captains’ Working Conditions […]

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Wheelhouse Weekly – February 11th, 2020

February 13th 2020

Volume 25… Number 6… Feb. 11, 2020 STORIES COVERED In This Issue: Administration May Deny Union Rights to Civil Service Mariners President’s Fiscal Year 2021 Budget: Some Good News and Some Bad News for Maritime Impact of Coronavirus Grows as Number of Cases Increases Military Sealift Command Issues Fleet Update on Coronavirus Protection Measures Also: […]

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Wheelhouse Weekly – February 4th, 2020

February 5th 2020

Volume 25… Number 5… Feb. 4, 2020 STORIES COVERED In This Issue: Maritime Advisory on Novel Coronavirus Also: Number of US Workers Represented by Unions Remained Steady in 2019 AT&T Saves Big Under New Tax Law, But Still Cuts Thousands of Jobs in the US American Manufacturing Sees Biggest Drop in More Than a Decade […]

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Wheelhouse Weekly – January 28th, 2020

January 28th 2020

Volume 25… Number 4… Jan. 28, 2020 STORIES COVERED Maritime Alert: Authorities Issue Guidance on New Coronavirus Strain: “Protect Yourself and Others From Getting Sick” Also in This Issue: India’s Prohibition on Single-Use Plastics on Ships Sets Stage for Nationwide Ban Strategy to Buttress U.S.-Flag Fleet Will Be Ready Next Month, Government Watchdog Says Maritime […]

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Wheelhouse Weekly – January 21st, 2020

January 21st 2020

Volume 25… Number 3… Jan. 21, 2020 STORIES COVERED In This Issue: Matson’s LURLINE Makes Maiden Port Call in Hawaii National Maritime Center to End Walk-In Exams at RECs US Says Bouchard Must Compensate Whistleblower Whose Brother Died in Barge Explosion High Court in Italy Upholds Release of German Rescue Ship Captain Alaska Marine Highway […]

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Wheelhouse Weekly – January 14th, 2020

January 14th 2020

Volume 25… Number 2… Jan. 14, 2020 STORIES COVERED In This Issue: US Issues New Maritime Advisory on Tensions With Iran Russian Spy Ship Comes Within 180 Feet of US Destroyer in Arabian Sea Also: Unions to Baseball Commissioner: “Reject Plan to Build Stadium at Port of Oakland” Washington State Ferries Wins Federal Grant for […]

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Wheelhouse Weekly – January 7th, 2020

January 8th 2020

Volume 25… Number 1… Jan. 7, 2020 STORIES COVERED In This Issue: US Issues New Maritime Alerts Sandy Hook Pilot Captain Dennis R. Sherwood Dies After Fall Nautilus Survey Finds Nine in Ten Professional Mariners Fear Criminalization “Average S&P 500 CEO-to-Worker Pay Ratio Is 287 to 1,” AFL-CIO Reveals Take Action: Maritime Jobs at Risk […]

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Wheelhouse Weekly – December 31st, 2019

January 2nd 2020

Volume 24… Number 52… Dec. 31, 2019 STORIES COVERED HOLIDAY GREETINGS FROM MM&P MM&P wishes all readers of The Wheelhouse Weekly, at sea and ashore, and their families and friends, a happy holiday season and all the best in 2020. In This Issue: Matson Takes Delivery of MV LURLINE Funding for New Soo Lock in […]

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Wheelhouse Weekly – December 24th, 2019

December 26th 2019

Volume 24… Number 51… Dec. 24, 2019 STORIES COVERED In This Issue: Government Funding Bill Good News for Maritime Anti-Jones Act Legislation Introduced Mariner Gold Medal Bill Advances Pirates Release 19 Members of Supertanker Crew Plus: Crew of MAERSK KINLOSS Saves Iranian Mariners Adrift in a Plastic Tank News for MM&P Members: MM&P Closing Schedule […]

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Wheelhouse Weekly – December 17th, 2019

December 18th 2019

Volume 24… Number 50… Dec. 17, 2019 STORIES COVERED In This Issue: World War II Mariner Legislation Clears Major Hurdle CIVMARS Aboard USNS SALVOR, Navy Divers, Free Grounded Passenger Vessel in Micronesia In Mass Abduction, Pirates Kidnap 20 Off Coast of Togo Coast Guard News: Update to Qualified Assessor Requirements Most New York Waterway Ferries […]

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