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CMA CGM to Build World’s Largest Containerships at Chinese Yards -China Daily

11 hours agoVehicles / Watercraft : gCaptain

SHANGHAI, Aug 23 (Reuters) – French shipping group CMA CGM plans to build nine of the world’s largest container ships at two Chinese shipyards, the state-run China Daily newspaper reported on Wednesday. Shanghai Waigaoqiao Shipbuilding...Show More Summary

CMA CGM Theodore Roosevelt Breaks Panama Canal Capacity Record on Way to U.S. East Coast – 14,855 TEU!

12 hours agoVehicles / Watercraft : gCaptain

MV CMA CGM Theodore Roosevelt breaks the record for the largest capacity ship to use the Panama Canal’s new Expanded Locks, August 22, 2017. Photo: Panama Canal Authority " data-medium-file="http://gcaptain.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/08/DH2XTMsUQAAThs_-300x200.jpg"...Show More Summary

Wreck of Infamous USS Indianapolis Discovered in Pacific Ocean

12 hours agoVehicles / Watercraft : gCaptain

A team of civilian researchers led by billionaire Paul G. Allen has announced they have found the wreck of the World War II cruiser USS Indianapolis (CA 35), which was lost July 30, 1945. Known by some as the history’s greatest shark...Show More Summary

Total Snubs Expensive U.S. Shale With North Sea-Focused Deal

14 hours agoVehicles / Watercraft : gCaptain

Maersk Oil " data-medium-file="http://gcaptain.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/10/3761134659_3670e88670_b-300x200.jpg" data-large-file="http://gcaptain.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/10/3761134659_3670e88670_b-800x534.jpg" />By Angelina Rascouet (Bloomberg) — When Total SA warned last month it was ready for acquisitions, U.S. Show More Summary

USS John S. McCain Collision: AIS Animation Shows Tanker’s Track During Collision

17 hours agoVehicles / Watercraft : gCaptain

Here is a look at the AIS track of the oil tanker Alnic MC showing Monday’s collision with the U.S. guided-missile destroyer USS John S. McCain.  The AIS data and video is provided by VesselFinder.  In the video you can see the tanker approaching Singapore’s Traffic Separation Scheme when it suddenly turned to port (see […] The post USS John S. Show More Summary

Super Air Nautique GS20 Review

The Super Air Nautique GS20 provides everything you need, in a tight little package.

CNN Reports USS John S. McCain Lost Steering Prior to Collision

19 hours agoVehicles / Watercraft : gCaptain

The guided-missile destroyer USS John S. McCain may have suffered a loss of steering prior to its collision with a merchant tanker near Singapore on Monday, a U.S. Navy official told CNN. The USS John S. McCain was transiting to Singapore...Show More Summary

Separate But Equal – A Look At Officer Training In The US Navy And Merchant Marine

20 hours agoVehicles / Watercraft : gCaptain

The Navy needs to focus on line officer specialization now more than ever. by Captain John K. Hafner – It is a calm, cool evening in a remote stretch of the Mediterranean. Far from busy shipping lanes and scattered fleets of fishing boats, two ships prepare to rendezvous and conduct underway replenishment operations. Show More Summary

Chinese Paper Says U.S. Navy a Hazard to Shipping

20 hours agoVehicles / Watercraft : gCaptain

BEIJING, Aug 22 (Reuters) – The U.S. navy’s latest collision at sea, the fourth in its Pacific fleet this year, shows it is becoming an increasing risk to shipping in Asia despite its claims of helping to protect freedom of navigation, an official Chinese newspaper said. Show More Summary

Threat of Price War Clouds Horizon for Maersk Shipping Business

20 hours agoVehicles / Watercraft : gCaptain

FILE PHOTO: Crew members look out from the MV Maersk Mc-Kinney Moller as it berths at a PSA International port terminal in Singapore, September 27, 2013. " data-medium-file="http://gcaptain.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/03/2017-03-13T033409Z_1311873487_RC12C3A56830_RTRMADP_3_SINGAPORE-TRADEFIGURES-300x183.jpg"...Show More Summary

Red Over Red, The Failure Of U.S. Navy Leadership

“You gotta challenge all assumptions. If you don’t, what is doctrine on day one becomes dogma forever after.” Colonel John Boyd, USAF By Captain John Konrad (gCaptain) Last week the Secretary of the U.S. Navy released a 41 page inquiry...Show More Summary

Search Continues for Missing USS John S. McCain Sailors

An international search will continue Tuesday for 10 missing sailors assigned to the guided-missile destroyer USS John S. McCain following Monday’s collision with an oil tanker near Singapore, the U.S. Navy said Monday night. Aircraft from the amphibious assault ship USS America (LHA 6) will continue search efforts Aug. Show More Summary

Your Ticket to TrawlerFest Awaits

Ticketing is underway for seminars at TrawlerFest-Bay Bridge at Kent Island on the Chesapeake, including the signature diesel engine course with two of the nation's finest instructors on the topic. The event happens Sept. 26-30. read more

U.S. Navy Announces Fleet-Wide Probe Following Major Accidents

By Fathin Ungku and David Brunnstrom SINGAPORE/WASHINGTON, Aug 21 (Reuters) – The U.S. Navy announced on Monday a fleet-wide probe and plans for temporary halts in operations to focus on safety, as it searched for 10 sailors missing after the fourth major accident in the U.S. Show More Summary

US Navy Loss Of The USS Guardian, 2 Patrol Boats, USS Fitzgerald and USS McCain. Why Does The List Keeps Going?

By CDR Joe Tenaglia, USN (Ret) – Four ships in four years – not to mention USS Antietam grounding and the USS Fitzgerald collision – apparently due to breakdowns in seamanship, something is wrong. Having served for a combined 36 years...Show More Summary

Hyundai Merchant Marine Says in Talks with BlackRock About Potential Investment

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USS John S. McCain Arrives in Singapore After Collision; Photos Show Extent of Damage

The guided-missile destroyer USS John S. McCain arrived pier side at Changi Naval Base in Singapore on Monday after it was involved in a collision with the merchant vessel Alnic MC while underway east of the Straits of Malacca and Singapore. Show More Summary

Total Deepens North Sea Exposure with $7.5 Billion Maersk Oil Deal

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Four Killed in Explosion at South Korea’s STX Offshore Shipyard

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Total To Pay $5 Billion For Maersk Oil

ESBJERG, DENMARK – NOVEMBER 27 2016: Oil rig “Maersk Resolute” and “Maersk Giant” with a small wind farm on Fano Island in the background. November 27 in Esbjerg, Denmark. maersk oil jack-up jack up " data-medium-file="http://gcaptain.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/08/shutterstock_525175078-300x200.jpg"...Show More Summary

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