Seafarers News 2014 / October - December (Q4)



Proposed Rule Aims to Improve Mariner Access (12/30)


Coast Guard Announces Temporary Closure of Anchorage REC (12/29)


Busy Winter for Lakes Shipyards (12/22)


Tanker Construction Continues at NASSCO (12/19)


Notes on Holiday Closings, Tacoma and Guam Meetings


Congress Reaffirms Support for Jones Act (12/16)


MTD: ‘Jones Act Delivers’ (12/15)


Great Lakes Iron Ore Shipments Increase (12/11)


Newer Tonnage Coming to SIU-Crewed Maersk Fleet (12/10)


AMP Again Sets Record Straight on Jones Act (12/9)


Seamen’s Center, Propeller Club Team Up to Brighten Holidays (12/5)


Snug Harbor Offering Financial Assistance for Retirees (12/4)


Latest Military2Maritime Event Successful (12/4)


Senator Elizabeth Warren to Keynote AFL-CIO National Summit on Wages (12/4)


New Crescent Tugs Ordered (12/3)


Mayor, City Council Honor NC Seamen’s Center (12/2)


Liberty Grace Rescues 231 Syrian Refugees at Sea (11/26)


‘Walmart Model is Wrecking America’ (11/25)


ITF Slams Panama Canal Authority’s Attack on Union (11/25)


Polar Code Adopted by IMO (11/24)


Ensure Your Coast Guard STCW Medical Certificate is Valid, on File (11/24)


Horizon Lines Selling Some Vessels, Ending Services to Puerto Rico (11/24)


ITF Sends Strong Message to European Commission (11/21)


TSA Offers Reminder about Extended Expiration Date TWICs (11/21)


SIU Rallies with USW in Houston (11/21)


NMC Service Center Thanksgiving Hours (11/19)


Great Lakes Coal Up Nine Percent in October (11/19)


Seafarers Sail in Operation United Assistance (11/17)


Federation Ready for State Legislative Fights (11/17)


Crowley Garners Environmental Awards (11/17)


Federation Sets Summit (11/12)


First Victory in Costa Rica Port Strike Battle (11/6)


SIU Jobs Secure in Tanker Sale (11/5)


Union Plus Announces New Program (11/4)


MV Asphalt Venture Mariners Released (10/30)


Lakes Ore Shipments Up in September (10/28)


ITF Stands Up for Costa Rican Strikers (10/28)


Lakes Coal Shipments Up (10/24)


ITF Appoints Karlshoej (10/23)


Construction Starts on Crowley ConRo (10/23)


IMO, World Health Organization Post Ebola Info Graphic (10/21)


SIU-Crewed Crowley Tug Christened (10/17)


Déjà Vu All Over Again: SIU’s Houston Relocation Postponed to Mid-November


Federation, Union Lead Effort to Protect Jobs (10/15)


Key Coalition Questions Jones Act Critics (10/8)


Merchant Mariner Credentials: Honesty is the Best Policy (10/8)


‘Worst Forms of Child Labor’ Report Released (10/8)


Federation Sets Action Week (10/3)


Minimum Wage Raised for Federal Contract Workers (10/1)


ITF Issues Statement on Hong Kong Protests (10/1)


Philly Ceremony Marks Start of Crowley Tanker Construction (9/25)


Cape Ray Returns Home (9/22)








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