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History and Overview of U.S. Cabotage Laws

The United States domestic maritime sector recently celebrated the 100th anniversary of the passage by Congress of the Jones Act. It is considered the most significant of various US cabotage laws. Few mariners though appreciate the long history of cabotage laws

YARDS ANTICIPATE NEW WAVE OF REPAIR AND RETROFIT WORK

Vassilis Vassiliou, ship-repair broker at Interyards in Greece, reflects on the evolving challenges the ship repair sector has overcome since February “Initially, when China was isolated, both Singapore and the Arabian Gulf faced a massive demand for drydock slots, which was

Training Tips for Ships #16: Using Student Exam Results to Measure OUR Performance: Part 2

In last month’s Training Tips for Ships, we began the discussion of how we can look at our existing training data to measure our success as trainers and training organizations.  The data in question are the results from the multiple-choice exams