Maritime News

West Coast Seaports Are Months Behind Now Thanks to Labor Dispute -- Even ... - TheBlaze.com

Maritime History articles at Google News - Sat, 02/21/2015 - 14:34

TheBlaze.com

West Coast Seaports Are Months Behind Now Thanks to Labor Dispute -- Even ...
TheBlaze.com
Neither side released details, but in a recent letter, maritime association President James McKenna outlined what he called employers' “last, best and final” offer. It included maintenance of nearly no-cost health coverage, an $11,000 increase in the ...
Negotiators reach tentative deal in West Coast ports disputeabc7news.com
Oakland, West Coast dockworkers expected back at work Saturday nightSanta Cruz Sentinel
With deal, West Coast seaports tackle huge cargo backlogKSN-TV

all 2,328 news articles »

Negotiators reach tentative deal in West Coast ports dispute - abc7news.com

Maritime History articles at Google News - Sat, 02/21/2015 - 14:21

abc7news.com

Negotiators reach tentative deal in West Coast ports dispute
abc7news.com
U.S. Secretary of Labor Thomas Perez, who this week began overseeing talks in San Francisco - where both the union and maritime association of employers are based - said that both the dockworkers' union and their employers agreed to resume work ...
Oakland, West Coast dockworkers expected back at work Saturday nightContra Costa Times
West Coast Seaports Are Months Behind Now Thanks to Labor Dispute -- Even ...TheBlaze.com
With deal, West Coast seaports tackle huge cargo backlogKSN-TV

all 2,373 news articles »

Tentative Deal Reached Between Dockworkers, West Coast Ports - CBS Local

Maritime History articles at Google News - Sat, 02/21/2015 - 13:36

CNN International

Tentative Deal Reached Between Dockworkers, West Coast Ports
CBS Local
Negotiators for the union and the Pacific Maritime Association, which represents ocean-going shipping lines and the companies that load and unload cargo at port terminals, began talking formally in May. Their prior six-year contract expired July 1. U.S ...
With deal, West Coast seaports tackle huge cargo backlogThe San Luis Obispo Tribune
2 sides in West Coast ports dispute reach tentative contractDaily Astorian
Oakland, West Coast dockworkers expected back at work Saturday nightContra Costa Times
TheBlaze.com
all 2,244 news articles »

NAS crosses the Irish Sea - Divernet


NAS crosses the Irish Sea
Divernet
“Ireland has a vast array of submerged archaeological resources and these courses will provide a strong foundation and framework for the development of educational programming for those with a general interest in marine and underwater archaeology,” ...

Lott creates energy for Mississippi Maritime Museum - WDAM-TV

Maritime History articles at Google News - Sat, 02/21/2015 - 09:56

Lott creates energy for Mississippi Maritime Museum
WDAM-TV
Lott, who has shown big support in Congress for the maritime industry in Pascagoula, particularly with Ingalls Shipbuilding, said the area needs a museum. “Even though we have a 300-year history, there's no museum that tells the history,” he said. “I ...

and more »

Lott creates energy for Mississippi Maritime Museum - WLOX

Maritime History articles at Google News - Sat, 02/21/2015 - 08:40

Lott creates energy for Mississippi Maritime Museum
WLOX
Lott, who has shown big support in Congress for the maritime industry in Pascagoula, particularly with Ingalls Shipbuilding, said the area needs a museum. “Even though we have a 300-year history, there's no museum that tells the history,” he said. “I ...

and more »

West Coast dockworkers reach tentative contract after labor strife snarled ... - Toledo Blade

Maritime History articles at Google News - Sat, 02/21/2015 - 06:39

Toledo Blade

West Coast dockworkers reach tentative contract after labor strife snarled ...
Toledo Blade
U.S. Secretary of Labor Thomas Perez, who this week began overseeing talks in San Francisco — where both the union and maritime association of employers are based — said that both the dockworkers' union and their employers agreed to resume work ...

and more »

Search is on for sunken boats in Reed Lake - WZZM


WZZM

Search is on for sunken boats in Reed Lake
WZZM
(WZZM) -- Reeds Lake is completely frozen over, but under the ice lies a graveyard of maritime history. Three steam-driven excursion boats have been resting at the bottom for decades. Steamboats were a popular mode of transportation on Reeds Lake from ...
Under frozen surface of Reeds Lake, answers await shipwreck survey teamMLive.com

all 12 news articles »

Search is on for sunken boats in Reed Lake - WZZM

Maritime History articles at Google News - Sat, 02/21/2015 - 04:11

WZZM

Search is on for sunken boats in Reed Lake
WZZM
(WZZM) -- Reeds Lake is completely frozen over, but under the ice lies a graveyard of maritime history. Three steam-driven excursion boats have been resting at the bottom for decades. Steamboats were a popular mode of transportation on Reeds Lake from ...

and more »

West Coast dockworkers, shippers reach tentative 5-year contract, ending ... - OregonLive.com

Maritime History articles at Google News - Fri, 02/20/2015 - 22:18

MiamiHerald.com

West Coast dockworkers, shippers reach tentative 5-year contract, ending ...
OregonLive.com
Negotiators for the union and the Pacific Maritime Association, which represents ocean-going shipping lines and the companies that load and unload cargo at terminals ports, began talking formally in May. Their prior six-year contract expired July 1 ...
West Coast dockworkers reach tentative contract after labor strife snarled ...Toledo Blade
Settlement at hand in West Coast ports battleColumbus Dispatch

all 2,151 news articles »

UPDATE 6-Contract negotiators for US West Coast ports reach tentative deal - Reuters

Maritime History articles at Google News - Fri, 02/20/2015 - 21:55

Salon

UPDATE 6-Contract negotiators for US West Coast ports reach tentative deal
Reuters
(Adds more background on history of talks, dispute). By Ann Saphir. SAN FRANCISCO Feb 20 (Reuters) - Shipping companies and terminal operators clinched a tentative deal ... Tensions arising from the talks have played out in worsening cargo congestion ...
2 sides in West Coast ports dispute reach tentative contractColumbus Ledger-Enquirer

all 1,801 news articles »

Marine sanctuary proposal advances - Herald Times Reporter

Maritime History articles at Google News - Fri, 02/20/2015 - 15:06

Herald Times Reporter

Marine sanctuary proposal advances
Herald Times Reporter
"Visitors to a sanctuary along the coast would be able to stop at the Smithsonian-affiliated Wisconsin Maritime Museum to learn more about our maritime history and climb aboard the USS Cobia. "While in Manitowoc, these visitors could also rent kayaks ...
NOAA considering maritime sanctuary for eastern WisconsinWKBT La Crosse

all 17 news articles »

Lighthouse shone as Caloundra hub - The Sunshine Coast Daily

Maritime History articles at Google News - Fri, 02/20/2015 - 14:03

The Sunshine Coast Daily

Lighthouse shone as Caloundra hub
The Sunshine Coast Daily
THE Caloundra Head lighthouse has important links to Caloundra and Moreton Bay's early maritime history. It was one of the three lights marking the North West Channel. The other two were on Bribie Island. Mariners considered it the best light on the ...

Nautical auction features historical items from Newport News-built SS United ... - Virginia Gazette

Maritime History articles at Google News - Fri, 02/20/2015 - 11:10

Nautical auction features historical items from Newport News-built SS United ...
Virginia Gazette
Items from the ocean liner SS United States will be sold at auction on Saturday, offering the public a chance to own a piece of Hampton Roads nautical history. Built at Newport News in the early 1950s, the sleek ship was a maritime marvel, shattering ...

and more »

'It's complicated' - Obama in labor dispute - KCCI Des Moines

Maritime History articles at Google News - Fri, 02/20/2015 - 09:14

89.3 KPCC

'It's complicated' - Obama in labor dispute
KCCI Des Moines
After a contract between West Coast port operators, represented by the Pacific Maritime Association, and dockworkers, represented by the International Longshore and Warehouse Union, expired last June, the two parties have been unable to reach an ...
Perez gives 2 sides in West Coast port talks Friday deadlineSarasota Herald-Tribune
Los Angeles port dispute: Maritime companies make direct appeal to workers89.3 KPCC
Employers appeal to longshoremen in West Coast port fightStatesman Journal

all 1,590 news articles »

Lighthouses tell Delaware's maritime history - Delmarva Daily Times

Maritime History articles at Google News - Fri, 02/20/2015 - 08:01

Delmarva Daily Times

Lighthouses tell Delaware's maritime history
Delmarva Daily Times
In addition to their functional significance, lighthouses also tell of the deep maritime history of coastal Delaware. The first lighthouse, Cape Henlopen Lighthouse, completed in 1769, was the sixth lighthouse built in the colonies. According to ...

The Hollywood Pirate Returning to Somalia - Newsweek

Maritime History articles at Google News - Fri, 02/20/2015 - 05:59

Newsweek

The Hollywood Pirate Returning to Somalia
Newsweek
Under the pirates, Somalis felt safe to fish anywhere, and marine stocks grew. Hassan started fishing in 2000, aged 10 – it is all the only trade he knows. But last month, he quit. Piracy is now ... But while Abdi walked the red carpets picking up a ...

and more »

Under frozen surface of Reeds Lake, answers await shipwreck survey team - MLive.com


MLive.com

Under frozen surface of Reeds Lake, answers await shipwreck survey team
MLive.com
Mark Holley from the Underwater Archaeology Program at Northwestern Michigan College in Traverse City and David Cummins from the Marine Technology Program at Alpena Community College will join Schwartz on the project. Other Grand Valley ...

and more »

Shipwreck program at Maritime Museum - Asbury Park Press

Maritime History articles at Google News - Thu, 02/19/2015 - 22:10

Asbury Park Press

Shipwreck program at Maritime Museum
Asbury Park Press
The Museum of New Jersey Maritime History will have a special program Feb. 27 on marine life found while diving the shipwrecks of New Jersey and the East Coast. Presenting the program will be Museum curator and diver Bart Malone. Malone has dove ...

Celebrating <b>Maritime History</b> in Sag Harbor | The Sag Harbor Express

Maritime History Blog Posts via Google - Thu, 09/04/2014 - 10:50
The Joseph Labrozzi, Jr. men's whaleboat team capsizes while racing to the finish line against the John K. Ott team during HarborFest 2013. Photo by Michael Heller. By Stephen J. Kotz and Mara Certic. With the passage of ...
Syndicate content