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Merchant Marine Piney Point-The Forgotten Legacy

The Forgotten Legacy of Merchant Marine Piney Point. Nestled on the picturesque shores of the Chesapeake Bay in Maryland lies a piece of American maritime history that has often gone unnoticed by the public eye—the Merchant Marine Piney Point facility. This unassuming location, once a bustling training center for merchant mariners, holds a rich legacy […]

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The American Merchant Mariners Memorial-Honoring Heroes of the Sea

The American Merchant Mariners Memorial. In Battery Park, nestled among the hustle and bustle of lower Manhattan, stands a monument that pays tribute to unsung heroes of the sea, the American Merchant Mariners. The American Merchant Mariners Memorial, a striking bronze sculpture, serves as a solemn reminder of the sacrifices made by these brave individuals […]

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How to Choose the Perfect Shipping Route for Your Business

How to Choose the Perfect Shipping Route for Your Business. When it comes to international trade, one of the most critical decisions your business will make is selecting the right shipping route. The choice of route can significantly impact your costs, transit times, and overall logistics efficiency. In this article, we’ll explore the key factors […]

K-12 Maritime Education Programs
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K-12 Maritime Education Programs

The Maritime Administration (MARAD) plays a pivotal role in ensuring the competence and preparedness of mariners, both at sea and onshore, to bolster the quality of U.S. maritime activities. Key to this mission is the engagement of K-12 educational institutions, which serve as vital conduits for nurturing the next generation of maritime professionals. MARAD collaborates […]

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midatlantic maritime academy-FAQ

Midatlantic maritime academy School is no longer in operation, having been sold to the Maritime Institute, which is now an independent entity unaffiliated with the previous management of MAMA. Furthermore, two former MAMA employees have been indicted and are currently defendants in a federal criminal case related to VA fraud, which resulted from course truncation. […]

Naval Architecture and Marine Engineering, Marine Environment Protection Committee (MEPC 80)
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Marine Environment Protection Committee (MEPC 80)

MEPC 80: A Milestone for Reducing GHG Emissions from Shipping. The 80th session of the Marine Environment Protection Committee (MEPC 80) of the International Maritime Organization (IMO) was held from 3 to 7 July 2023 in London. The meeting was attended by representatives from IMO member states, industry associations, non-governmental organizations and other stakeholders. The […]