Pacific Maritime Magazine - Marine Business for the Operations Sector

 
Ocean and Coastal Towing: More Respect for Tug and Barge Operations

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As this month’s magazine went to press, a press release came across the interweb announcing a contract between West Coast shipping line Matson Navigation and San Diego shipyard NASSCO for two new... Full story

Ocean and Coastal Towing: More Respect for Tug and Barge Operations

It's been said in the past that the towing industry plays second fiddle to the ship assist and escort sectors. And while that may have been true historically, it seems to be less and less the case... Full story

Seattle Maritime Academy: A New Facility and a Bright Future for the Maritime Workforce

With the demand for mariners increasing as the pool of qualified candidates decreases, there has never been a better time to be looking for a job in the maritime industry. Meanwhile the need for... Full story

Flag of Convenience – or Flag of Necessity?

The flag of convenience, more politely known today as an open registry, is supported by some and damned by others in the international maritime trade. Flag of convenience (FOC) trading, the practice... Full story

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