Topic: U.S. Maritime Administration
Lavish cruise ships continue to be built, despite the fact that US consumer bankruptcies totaled more than 136,000 in May, 9 percent more than a year ago.
06/07/2010 06:41 pm
Environmental groups worry that the practice of reflagging US commercial ships that may have PCBs so they can be scrapped abroad is beginning again.
08/24/2009 01:00 am
The small number of successful pirate attacks, an increase in military patrols, and legal concerns have kept many firms from hiring security.
05/06/2009 01:00 am
Is it time to replace bluewater policing with tactics of Jefferson, who defeated the Barbary pirates on land?
04/10/2009 01:00 am
Most merchant sailors are not trained to use weapons, but some maritime educators say that is changing.
04/08/2009 01:00 am
02/03/2009 12:00 am
Agency cites Baltimore firms for violating US environmental law, says it was not informed of owners' intent.
03/26/2008 01:00 am
Three US agencies cannot agree on who has oversight on scrapping ships filled with toxic materials.
03/19/2008 01:00 am