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The United States Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals clarifies Jones Act seaman status

Under U.S. maritime law, persons who claim the status of “seaman” under 46 U.S. Code § 30104, commonly referred to as the “Jones Act,” have access to special rights not accorded to other workers. In particular, and with regard to their

Seatronx Launches New Digital Matrix Switching Command Center

Seatronx, manufacturer, distributor and designer of the finest rugged electronics catering specifically to the military, maritime and industrial markets, announced today the launch of the Seatronx Digital Matrix Switching Command Control system (SCC). The Seatronx SCC takes bridge control to a

New Direct Shipping Route Opens between Incheon and the U.S.

Incheon Port Authority announced the opening of the Pacific South 8 route for direct shipping between the United States and the Port of Incheon. Previously, the service was provided by Hyundai Merchant Marine under the name of Pacific South 1. More