Membership Group Highlights
Great Lakes Towing Buys Former Cleveland Fireboat PRESS RELEASE, Cleveland, OH – The Great Lakes Towing Company (GLT) a leader in specializedmarine services, including harbor towing, ice breaking, emergency response, vessel repair andconstruction, and machine shop services, has announced the acquisition of the FireboatANTHONY J. CELEBREZZE, formerly owned by the city of Cleveland, OH. The […]
The crew of USACE YAQUINA saved a woman who had been swept into the Columbia River on Aug. 24. “YAQUINA responded to a person in the water struggling to stay afloat and crying for help,” reported Captain Jane E. Favors. “The crew deployed the fast rescue boat, pulled the victim out of the water, and […]
Loan Repayment Program for CIVMARS Under certain conditions, MSC will pay off, or the US will forgive, $10,000 annually or a lifetime total of $60,000 in certain education loans for certain CIVMARS it employs full-time. To find out more, click here.
Captain Wilbur Dahn III shared the following information and images from the USNS SISLER which was “somewhere off the coast of Honduras recently:” 3M Nicholaus Pehr is in white flight vest. CM Tamara Becker was HCO (in tower), 3M Noah Barto was Fire Team 1 Leader, 2M Elizabeth Livi was keeping the ship in the […]
Phase 3 construction of the New Lock at the Soo is underway. Blasting activities will take place from late July through the remainder of the year on a semiregular basis. Phase 3 work includes excavation and installation of a shaft and tunnel scheduled for this year. Click here to view article.