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Tuesday, April 7, 2020

Abel Tasman

Posted to Maritime Musings (by Dennis Bryant) on May 4, 2012

Abel Tasman (1603-1659) was a Dutch merchant and explorer. He is credited with the European discovery of Australia and New Zealand. He joined the Dutch United East India Company (Verenigde Oostindische Compagnie - VOC) in 1633 and was promptly…

Proposed USCG STCW Regulations Impact Maritime Security

Posted to Maritime Transportation Security News and Views (by John C.W. Bennett) on September 29, 2011

Proposed US Coast Guard regulations to implement the STCW Convention will, if adopted, have both direct and indirect impacts on maritime transportation security programs. That said, implementation of the maritime-security-specific STCW amendments…

Hope & Change: a level playing field in the New Year…

Posted to Global Maritime Analysis with Joseph Keefe (by Joseph Keefe) on December 29, 2010

With just one weekly MarPro column left to craft before the candle flickers and dies on 2010, I’m tempted to do the ‘year in review’ thing or perhaps deliver an inspirational message to the troops. Instead, I find myself fixated upon a reader response to my December 15 edition…