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Anaconda Plan

Anaconda Plan
The federal plan to economically strangle the seceding states by means of a naval blockade

Attack on the SS Gulflight

Attack on the SS Gulflight
The first US ship to be torpedoed during World War I

The Landing Pass Extension Act of 2014 (HR 5080)

The Landing Pass Extension Act of 2014 (HR 5080)
A Bill Introduced by Blake Farenthold (R - TX) to amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to extend the period of time for which a conditional permit to land temporarily may be granted to an alien crewman. But, even if passed, the passage of this bill does little until U.S. ports and immigration personnel ease the restrictions on even a few hours of crew liberty.

Eagle boats

Eagle boats
The first assembly line vessels

USRC Bear

USRC Bear
An early icebreaker with a venerable career

Wishful Thinking From Across the Pond

Wishful Thinking From Across the Pond
European Shipowners Pursue Softening of the Jones Act

Magnetic poles

Magnetic poles
Manifestations of our iron-cored planet

German New Guinea

German New Guinea
The somewhat short-lived German colonial empire in the Pacific

Outrigger

Outrigger
The outrigger canoe is a fast yet stable open water vessel

Starfish

Starfish
A diverse group of sea life, exhibiting unique characteristics

Amazon Adventures

Amazon Adventures
No – not that Amazon. The Amazon River: a shortsea shipping model.

Battle of the Yellow Sea

Battle of the Yellow Sea
The first battle between squadrons of modern steel-hulled battleships

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UTi Worldwide, Ansell Name Safmarine Partner of the Year

UTi Worldwide Inc., a global supply chain services and solutions company, together with its client, Ansell Limited, named Safmarine its "Partner

Seath Takes Over as Decom North Sea GM

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Decom North Sea (DNS) announced that Karen Seath will join the organization in September, in the role of General Manager. With the total cost of UKCS

Omega Completion Technology Wins Statoil Contract

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Independent well completion and intervention technology developer and manufacturer Omega Completion Technology has secured a completions framework contract with Statoil ASA.
 
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